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Spin Control

WA Dems: After the convention

From the point that it seemed likely that Barack Obama was going to edge out Hillary Clinton for the Democratic nomination, there were signs that blending his supporters with hers would not be easy.

It didn’t take the Great Karnac to read the signs. Spend six months or more in tough competition for anything and there’s bound to be hard feelings between those who finish first and those who finish second.

The real question then and now, is how difficult will it be to solve the rift?

there were two competing views of that last weekend at the Washington State Democratic Convention. . .



The Spokesman-Review's political team keeps a critical eye on local, state and national politics.