There is a bottom-up selection process that's underway within the party. The party is not made up of two people.

These numbers show that voters are looking for more than hype and a couple of sound bites from a Senate candidate. They are looking for a credible, substantive and experienced alternative to Senator Clinton. This race is not going to be about good political theater.

We have said consistently that we do not believe there will be a primary because Ed Cox will be the candidate. We have stated clearly that we will support the nominee of the party, not the designated nominee.