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Bernie Sanders slams Trump’s plans to falsely declare victory on Election Night

In the wake of fresh reporting indicating that President Donald Trump is planning to prematurely claim victory if he has a lead Tuesday night and reject as illegitimate ballots counted after November 3, Sen. Bernie Sanders late Sunday characterized the news as “no surprise” given the president’s repeated nods toward such a ploy and urged the public…

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The Bernie Organizers Who Want to Elect Biden—Then Defeat Him

“I get it,” Mondaire Jones says into the camera, shaking his head. He is speaking on a Thursday night four weeks out from the election, to the virtual audience of a virtual rally hosted by Our Revolution, the PAC created by Bernie Sanders after his first presidential run in 2016; someone has just asked him…

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Bernie Sanders to Host In-Person Rallies for Biden in Swing States as Trump Campaign Halts

Senator Bernie Sanders will travel and host multiple campaign events for Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden as President Donald Trump is hospitalized and unable to campaign due to contracting COVID-19.Sanders is expected to travel to Lebanon, New Hampshire on Saturday for an outdoor Biden event before attending a drive-in rally in Michigan on Monday. All…

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Bernie Sanders Has Given Us a Tool Kit for Defending Against Trump’s Threat to Democracy

In a sweeping address, the senator argues for specific action to assure a peaceful transfer of power after the November election. Bernie Sanders knows exactly what is at stake in the 2020 presidential race.“This is not just an election between Donald Trump and Joe Biden,” the Vermont senator explained Thursday. “This is an election between…

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Bernie Sanders denies alleged ‘issues’ about Joe Biden’s marketing campaign

Bernie Sanders on Sunday denied any big concerns with Joe Biden’s presidential campaign, in contrast to a recently published article in the Washington Post. Appearing on Ali Velshi’s morning MSNBC show, Sanders said Biden “is in an excellent position to win” but can’t simply campaign against Trump. Sanders, a 2016 and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate,…

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Bernie Offers Biden His Last Hurrah

The first night of the Democratic National PowerPoint Presentation went off without a major technical hitch. But partly owing to the uncanny nature of this virtual non-event, much of it had a very strange energy. It was highly reminiscent of the “Welcome to America” videos that play at customs when you return to the United…

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‘Stop it. Stop. ENOUGH!’ Bernie Sanders didn’t realize he was ‘live’ before his speech during the DNC and OMG-LOL (watch)

This is better than any SNL skit.Truly.Seeing the ‘actors’ in their most natural, normal, state is something hilarious to behold.We almost like Bernie Sanders here. Almost.Watch:I still don’t know why they insisted on so many speeches being live — especially when Michelle Obama’s keynote and several other appearances were pre-taped — but it gave us this wonderful…

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Bernie Sanders Says Trump Leading U.S. ‘Down the Path of Authoritarianism’

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders warned during his remarks during Monday night’s Democratic National Convention (DNC) that President Donald Trump was leading the U.S. towards authoritarianism.Trump has referred to himself as “your law and order president,” ordering federal agents to move into cities where protests against police brutality have devolved into periods of civil unrest. Many…

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Bernie Sanders slammed American Airlines for its decision to start selling middle seats again during the pandemic

Joe Raedle/Getty Images Sen. Bernie Sanders slammed American Airlines on Tuesday for its decision to stop blocking middle seats and limiting capacity on its flights.American announced the change last week. Other airlines, including United and Spirit, sell every seat on board, while Delta said it would continue limiting capacity on planes through at least September.Dr.…

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Bernie Sanders supporters reluctantly turn to Joe Biden, fueled by their dislike of Donald Trump

CLOSE A new poll from USA TODAY and Suffolk University shows that nearly a quarter of Bernie Sanders supporters haven’t turned over to support Joe Biden. USA TODAYChad Johansen voted first for Bernie Sanders in 2016 and later that year for Donald Trump, drawn to both of the presidential candidates’ populist, anti-establishment messages.He backed Sanders…