Marianne Williamson Drops out of 2020 Presidential Race

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Published on January 10, 2020 - Duration: 01:14s

Marianne Williamson Drops out of 2020 Presidential Race

Marianne Williamson Drops out of 2020 Presidential Race.

On Jan.

10, Democratic candidate Marianne Williamson announced her departure from the presidential race.


In a statement to her supporters titled, โ€œwith love and gratitude,โ€ Williamson conceded that she would not be able to โ€œgarner enough votes.โ€ .

With caucuses and primaries now about to begin, however, we will not be able to garner enough votes in the election to elevate our conversation any more than it is now, Marianne Williamson, via statement.

She also stated that she didnโ€™t โ€œwant to get in the wayโ€ of a progressive candidate garnering votes in the primaries.

Williamson thanked her supporters for their hard work, saying she will โ€œhold [them] in [her] heart forever.โ€.

She also offered a note of encouragement, saying the time to โ€œrise upโ€ was now and that โ€œlove will prevail.โ€.

Things are changing swiftly and dramatically in this country, and I have faith that something is awakening among us.

, Marianne Williamson, via statement.

Williamson's campaign was largely built around progressive policies and eccentric statements.

She was averaging below one percent in the polls and hadn't qualified for a debate since July 2019


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