Breaking: Elizabeth Warren avoids primary runoff, wins Democratic Senate nomination

“We’ve been endorsing candidates this way for 30 years and we’ve never had a candidate get 86 percent of the delegates votes,” said party Chair John Walsh of the 15 percent threshold needed to appear on the party’s primary ballot.

With Warren shattering the record and preventing Marisa DeFranco from getting the 15 percent support she needed, the immigration attorney’s candidacy now effectively ends…

“Thank you Marisa for your passion and commitment to Democratic values,” Warren said. “And now, I’ve got just one thing to say, I’m ready!”