Sinema trails potential primary challengers in progressive poll | TheHill

Sinema trails potential primary challengers in progressive poll | TheHill

Stanton, meanwhile, garnered 13 percent in the five-way match-up, while both Kate Gallego and Romero notched 9 percent support each. ADVERTISEMENT In a scenario in which Ruben Gallego emerged as Sinema’s sole primary challenger, he would garner 62 percent of the vote to Sinema’s 23 percent, according to the poll. Similarly, Kate Gallego would beat Sinema 60 percent to 25 percent in a head-to-head match-up, Stanton would win 59 percent to 24 percent and Romero would lead Sinema 55 percent to 25 percent, the Data for Progress poll found. That frustration reached a boiling point earlier this month as Democratic activists began laying the groundwork for a potential primary challenge to Sinema, who’s not up for reelection until 2024. One such effort, a political action committee called Primary Sinema, has …
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