Bullock becomes 3rd governor to drop presidential campaign

MICHELLE L. PRICE and MATT VOLZ Associated Press HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana Gov. Steve Bullock ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday, becoming the third Western governor boasting executive experience and a Washington-outsider appeal to flame out in the contest. The campaigns of Bullock, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper failed to gain momentum in a D.C.-centric race in which former Vice President Joe Biden and Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren dominated the polls for most of the past few months. Bullock, a 53-year-old two-term governor and former attorney general, had the textbook resume for Democratic presidential success in past presidential elections. He's a former labor lawyer and a gun owner whose governing record includ
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