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Wanted: Leading democrat who's not running for president

And then there were 24.

In the Middle Ages, it was the classic theological debate: How many angels could dance on the head of a pin? Today, in preparing for the first debates of the 2020 Democratic primary, June 26 and 27, the DNC faces a similar challenge: How many candidates can fit on the same stage?

There are, in fact, so many Democrats running for president you can't tell the players without a program. By my count, with the

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