I wish we could have spent it on the general, he said. But I think Ive gotten better as a candidate. I think the campaign is better because of it.
Bennets unrefined charm on the campaign trail seems to be one trait that the primary has helped him hone. It may give him a boost in an election year where so many voters are fed up with politics as usual.
Its refreshing [that] hes kind of new to the game, said Maria Fenwick, 5-year-old Kalyssas mother, after Saturdays SEIU meeting. Politicians are so polished these days, its a turnoff. I just want a real person.
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.