Why did Suraj Patel lose his primary election? I can’t seem to figure it out…

Photo Credit: Millennial Politics Nearly 24 hours have passed since it concluded, but I am still trying to figure out why 34-year-old Suraj Patel lost the New York 12th Congressional District Democratic Primary Election to 72-year-old incumbent Carolyn Maloney. He lost by 17.6%, as Maloney totaled 58.8% of the vote while he totaled only 41.2% of it. Why did this happen? Was it the fact … Continue reading Why did Suraj Patel lose his primary election? I can’t seem to figure it out…

It almost seems like Suraj Patel was trying to lose

Photo Credit: William Farrington, Tinder, NBC Los Angeles, Suraj Patel It’s official; 72-year-old incumbent Carolyn Maloney has won the New York 12th Congressional District Democratic Primary Election over 34-year-old Suraj Patel and has likely won a 14th term as the district’s representative in doing so as a result of the fact that the district typically votes for the Democrat on the ball in the general … Continue reading It almost seems like Suraj Patel was trying to lose

Today is the day: Will Suraj Patel be stopped?

Photo Credit: Suraj Patel Today is the day of the New York 12th Congressional District Democratic Primary Election between 72-year-old incumbent Carolyn Maloney and 34-year-old Suraj Patel. Maloney is running for her 14th term in Congress, while Patel is a hotel executive who teaches business ethics at New York University and has never run for Congress before. The winner of this primary election will likely … Continue reading Today is the day: Will Suraj Patel be stopped?