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Jesse Jackson Calls Patrick, Bloomberg Entries to Democratic Race ‘Unfair’

The Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr., who stunned America when he became the first viable Black candidate for president in 1984 and 1988, says he has been ‘highly impressed’ with the initial Democratic field of candidates. But Jackson says he believes the last-minute candidacies of former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick and former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg are unfair.