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A Bernie Sanders-backed candidate just got elected mayor in the deep south

( CNN) On Tuesday night, Randall Woodfin tallied an disturbed of the two-term Democratic mayor of Birmingham, Alabama, to become the youngest mayor( he’s 36) in the Magic City in more than 100 years. Woodfin’s campaign grew something of a cause celebre among national radical activists aligned with Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders. Nina Turner, the … Read More