Listen: Jeff Flake, United States And Arizona discussed on Forum
"Sore loser rule in the forty five states in the United States, including California, that have it, you might get to a situation where, you know, take Jeff flake in Arizona, who stood up virtually the only Republican Senator who did stand up against Donald Trump in the floor of the Senate. And he thought to himself now after I've done that how can I possibly win a Republican primary, if he'd contested in the Republican primary and lost. And there was no sore loser rule in Arizona, and there was ranked choice voting in Arizona. He might have been able to come back in the general election run as an independent. And say to the Republican party, the heck with you. I'm now an independent, I'm liberated. I'll return to the Senate as an independent, Joe Lieberman. Well, that's what Lieberman did in Connecticut. Because Connecticut is one of five states in the United States that doesn't have the sore loser"