Bernie Sanders

  • A Federal Judge Has Restored New York’s Presidential Primary

    A federal judge ordered Tuesday that the state of New York hold its previously cancelled, due to COVID-19, Democratic primary in June. This will place Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and other former 2020 candidates back on the ballot. What We Know: U.S. District Judge Analisa Torres of Manhattan ruled...
  • Bernie Sanders joins Cardi B on IG Live

    Rapper Cardi B used her platform to keep her 62 million followers informed by talking about the pandemic and politics with former presidential candidate, Bernie Sanders on IG Live.  What We Know: Senator Bernie Sanders unexpectedly joined rap superstar Cardi B’s Instagram Live on Tuesday. Cardi B started the...
  • President Barack Obama Endorses Joe Biden for President

    Former President Barack Obama, on Tuesday, formally endorsed Joe Biden for President, a big step in helping to unite their party and marking his own entry into the fight against President Trump. What We Know: There had been little doubt that Obama would back his former vice president once...
  • Bernie Sanders announces endorsement for Joe Biden

    Former campaign rival, Bernie Sanders, endorsed Democratic frontrunner Joe Biden as the next president of United States in a joint online appearance with Biden. What We Know: In the online video, Sanders mentioned his concerns for the country as a whole. “We are in a terrible moment, an unprecedented...
  • Bernie Sanders Ends Presidential Bid, Biden Likely Nominee

    Bernie Sanders bowed out of the presidential race Wednesday, pledging to continue his progressive movement even as the resurgence of former Vice President Joe Biden – now the presumptive Democratic nominee – and the coronavirus crisis sidelined the primary. What We Know: Sanders was propelled to front-runner status for...
  • Bernie Sanders’ Press Secretary Under Fire Over Kamala Tweet

    Bernie Sanders’ supporters have had a track record of cyberbullying or “trolling,” an offense that has been frowned upon by everyone, including fellow senators. A loyal member of Sanders’ campaign added fuel to that fire when they became subject to the same online toxicity in social media that has...
  • Biden leads primary Tuesday with wins in Florida, Illinois, and Arizona

    Joe Biden landed victories in Florida, Illinois, and Arizona on Tuesday, increasingly pulling away with a Democratic presidential primary upended by the coronavirus and building pressure on Bernie Sanders to abandon his campaign. What We Know: Democrats voted in 3 U.S. states despite the demand to stay at home...
  • Biden Commits to Appointing First Black Woman to Supreme Court

    Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden committed to choosing a woman as his vice president Sunday night. He vowed that he would make history by appointing the first Black woman to the Supreme Court. What We Know: Biden made several bold campaign pledges during his CNN primary debate against opponent...
  • Senators Harris and Booker Endorse Joe Biden

    Former Democratic presidential candidates, Cory Booker and Kamala Harris will be endorsing Joe Biden for president. What We Know: Booker took to Twitter to announce that he is backing Biden for the 2020 presidential election. “The answer to hatred & division is to reignite our spirit of common purpose....