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The Daily BeastNov 14, 2019
Dem Savior? Deval Patrick Repped Predatory Loans, Big Oil
Alex Trautwig/GettyIn a Democratic presidential field rich with both centrist pragmatists and progressive warriors alike, former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick stands as the answer to a question no one has thought to ask: what does a former oil company executive and venture capitalist think?

"I admire and respect the candidates in the Democratic field," Patrick said of his 17 opponents for the nomination—not including one additional johnny-come-lately waiting in the wings—in his announcement video released on Thursday. "They bring a richness of ideas and experience and a depth of character that makes me proud to be a Democrat. But if the character of the candidates is an issue in every election, this time is about the character of the country."

Like Frito-Lay desperately trying to cram one more flavor of Doritos into America's snack-swollen stomach, Patrick sees a Democratic presidential primary that has already witnessed the rise and fall of nine other candidates as missing one key ingredient: himself.


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