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Vegan Congressman Dennis Kucinich Loses Ohio Primary

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Two-time former Democratic presidential candidate and eight-term congressman Dennis Kucinich lost the Ohio primary election to fellow Democratic Representative Marcy Kaptur.

The 2010 U.S. Census reflected population losses in Ohio, resulting in the loss of two congressional districts and the redrawing of the district’s remaining borders. The new redistricting forced Kaptur and Kucinich into the same district, thereby pitting them against each other in Super Tuesday’s primary for a seat in the House.

The always-colorful Kucinich is known for his personality as well as his vocal support of animal rights. A visit to Democrat-leaning Washington state and an open congressional seat there have prompted speculation that Kucinich may move and run for Congress there. This would not only be good news for Democrats in the Pacific Northwest, but for Kucinich as well, as the area is known for being vegan-friendly.

via Wall Street Journal

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  • Adri

    So sad! Marcy Kaptur doesn’t even have great animal voting records, according to the Humane Scorecard.

  • rebecca allen

    This is very sad. He was also for labeling
    genetically engineered foods.

Veld donates money to farm animals and also serves them

Lest we be confused that their giant V logo stands for anything other than Veld.

Trading beef for beans is not a solution, veganism is

Please do substitute beef for beans, but also have tofu instead of turkey, carrots instead of chicken, and I think you see where I’m going.

Guys, extortion isn’t an effective form of vegan advocacy

Assuming we can extort people into respecting the lives of others makes no sense.