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Warren says 15,000 attended her Seattle rally

Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenThomas Piketty says pandemic is opportunity to address income inequality The Memo: Biden faces tough road on pledge to heal nation Disney laying off 32,000 workers as coronavirus batters theme parks MORE’s (D-Mass.) campaign said roughly 15,000 people attended her rally in Seattle on Sunday night.

The top-tier Democratic presidential candidate has seen large crowds in recent weeks, with an event in St. Paul, Minn., last week drawing about 12,000, according to her campaign.

Her event Sunday had to move locations from the WaMu Theater, with a capacity of 7,000, to the International Fountain at Seattle Center in order to accommodate more people.

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Warren billed her event Sunday as the “Seattle Town Hall,” and it was her first in Washington since launching her campaign.

A spokesperson for Warren’s campaign confirmed the crowd size to The Hill and said it was the largest of her campaign to date.

Warren has risen into the top tier of the crowded primary field. Several national polls have her just behind former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden adds to vote margin over Trump after Milwaukee County recount Krebs says allegations of foreign interference in 2020 election 'farcical'  New DOJ rule could allow executions by electrocution, firing squad MORE, in a close race for second with fellow Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersIn defense of incrementalism: A call for radical realism Thomas Piketty says pandemic is opportunity to address income inequality Trump will soon be out of office — but polarization isn't going anywhere MORE (I-Vt.)