In 2016, Hillary Clinton received the Democratic nomination for president and in 2020, Joe Biden had that honor. In annually, the runner up was the identical particular person, Bernie Sanders.
Sanders represents the progressive wing of the Democratic social gathering and has tens of millions of supporters. In 2020, he labored a lot tougher on rallying these supporters. The rationale, he says, is that he was handled significantly better by Biden.
The Vermont senator made the feedback throughout a latest discuss with CNN’s Gloria Borger. The host requested of Clinton’s remedy, “You weren’t welcomed?” Sanders replied, I used to be tolerated. My assist was — they wished my assist, clearly.”
Sanders additionally talked about his relationship with Biden and why he admires the president. He informed Borger, “[Biden] does issues generally that I feel are actually not a good suggestion. However I perceive why he does it. As a result of he’s made guarantees to folks, and he desires to maintain his guarantees.”
The Vermont lawmaker continued, “[Biden has a] very robust sense of loyalty, which I like and respect. We’re going to have our variations, however I in the end belief you, and you will belief me. We aren’t going to double-cross one another. There will likely be unhealthy occasions, however we’re going to get by this collectively.”
Bernie Sanders says the Biden marketing campaign welcomed him far more than the Clinton marketing campaign the place he says he was simply “tolerated.” pic.twitter.com/YH9XI7Eta6
— PoliticusUSA (@politicususa) June 14, 2021
Sanders is a vital and influential lawmaker. Biden has been very sensible thus far to courtroom the senator and deal with him with respect.
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