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Sanders Supporters, Not Giving Up, Look To Future

Sanders Supporters, Not Giving Up, Look To Future

HARTFORD — When Bernie Sanders called for a political revolution, he said he couldn't do it alone, a message Josh Elliott has taken to heart by launching a long-shot bid to unseat one of the top Democrats in the state legislature.

Elliott, who helped start CT Progressives, which began as an association of New Haven-area Sanders supporters, recently announced that he would challenge House Speaker Brendan Sharkey in a party primary. As the formidable army of Sanders volunteers watch Hillary Clinton build what may be an insurmountable lead in the Democratic presidential race, Elliott is one example of what's next.

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