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Sen. Joseph Lieberman drops out of presidential race

Sen. Joseph Lieberman dropped out of the presidential race after a poor showing in Delaware’s primary, a contest he had said was a must-win:

“After looking at the returns and speaking with my family and campaign team, I have decided tonight to end my quest for the presidency of the United States of America.” (source)
White House 2004: Democratic Candidates. Graphic courtesy Anthony Cantiello.

Lieberman did come in second place in Delaware's primary, but he ultimately only received 11% of the vote. (Kerry won with 50%.) And then there were 6...

Posted by Anthony at February 3, 2004 9:14 PM