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Pro-Israel groups have spent big to reassert their dominance after years in retreat.
Bowman, a New York Democrat, met with Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett in November. The visit angered members of the DSA political group.
Walton, who would also be the city’s first female mayor, ran on police accountability and addressing poverty in one of the country’s poorest cities.
The arrest of Jeremy Logan, co-chair of a DSA chapter, appears to have been politically motivated and carried out by a sheriff hostile to “antifa.”
“I really feel that Elizabeth Warren would have a better shot at unifying the left and the center," said one Working Families Party leader.
A host of insurgent challenges reflects Democratic gains in the northern part of the state.
Offensive lineman Jack Albrecht "wanted to make a statement," a Democratic Socialists of America official said.
But it has conservatives spooked.
Julia Salazar, a democratic socialist, beat 16-year state Sen. Martin Dilan for the 18th District Democratic nomination.