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Mock Convention’s predicted nominee suspends bid for president

Mock Convention 2020 announces its nomination of Sen. Bernie Sanders as the Democratic Party's presidential candidate, Saturday, Feb. 15. Photo by Lilah Kimble.

Elizabeth Bell

April 13, 2020

Mock Convention is projected to make a seventh incorrect prediction

When Mock Convention nominated Bernie Sanders, his campaign said he couldn’t answer the call

Mock Convention 2020 announces its nomination of Sen. Bernie Sanders as the Democratic Party's presidential candidate, Saturday, Feb. 15. Photo by Lilah Kimble.

Emma Derr

March 5, 2020

Mock Convention representatives say a campaign spokesman asked about the political views of the audience

Bernie Sanders wins Mock Con’s Democratic nomination after contested convention

Luke Basham, Democratic party analyst, stands at the podium to introduce the roll call.

Grace Mamon, Laura Calhoun, Jin Ni, and Vivek Kumar

February 15, 2020

Washington and Lee University Mock Convention predicted Senator Bernie Sanders will be the Democratic nominee for the 2020 presidential election, after a projected contested convention for the first time since 1968. Misty Rebik, the Iowa state director for the Sanders campaign, accepted the nominat...

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