Bain Capital alum Deval Patrick shuts down presidential campaign
February 13, 2020
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When Deval Patrick left his post as a managing director at Bain Capital late last year to run for president, it went largely unnoticed by voters. Patrick's campaign never gained much momentum, even after he appeared last week on a CNN town hall in New Hampshire to rally voters.
After an underwhelming showing in the state's primary, Patrick announced Wednesday he would end his campaign, joining Mitt Romney as a Bain Capital alumnus to bow out of a presidential race: