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.
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., right, hugs Harold Schaitberger, General President of the International Association of Fire Fighters, after the Congressman spoke at the IAFF's Legislative Conference General Session at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill, March 9, 2015. The day featured addresses by members of Congress and Vice President Joe Biden.