Tag: Bernie Sanders

Violence Protests Erupt At Donald Trump San Jose Rally [VIDEO]

Dozens of fights broke out on the streets of downtown San Jose on Thursday night as police in riot gear struggled to keep the peace between hundreds of protesters and streams of Donald Trump fans leaving his rally at the city’s convention center. Several protesters jumped on cars of Trump supporters, while others burned red…

Clinton Calls Trump a ‘Fraud’ Over Trump University ‘Scam’ [VIDEO]

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton issued one of her sharpest critiques yet of Donald Trump, calling him a “fraud” and accusing him of “trying to scam America.” “He is trying to scam America the way he scammed all those people at Trump U,” Clinton said while campaigning at Rutgers University in Newark, New Jersey, today.…

California Gov. Jerry Brown Endorses Hillary Clinton

California Governor Jerry Brown gave his support to Hillary Clinton Tuesday, saying it was the only way to “stop the dangerous candidacy of Donald Trump.” California is the final battleground for Clinton, as prepares to clinch the nomination. But it has become an unexpectedly tight race between her and Bernie Sanders. In an open letter…

Trump Chickens Out of Bernie Debate [VIDEO]

Donald Trump backed out of a debate with Bernie Sanders on Friday afternoon, saying it would be “inappropriate to debate the second place finisher.” “As much as I want to debate Bernie Sanders — and it would be an easy payday — I will wait to debate the first place finisher in the Democratic Party,…

Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders Agree to Debate

Republican nominee Donald Trump and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders independently agreed Wednesday night to debate each other. On ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” Trump was asked if he would consider holding a debate with Sanders. Trump agreed to the idea. “If he paid a sum toward charity I would love to do that,” said the business…

Sanders wins Oregon, Clinton in Ky. & Trump wins Ore. [VIDEO]

Bernie Sanders won Oregon’s presidential primary and battled Hillary Clinton to a razor-thin margin in Kentucky, vowing to stay in the race until the end as Clinton aimed to blunt his momentum and prepare for a fall campaign against Republican Donald Trump. Tuesday’s primary in Kentucky was too close to call with Clinton leading Sanders…

WATCH LIVE: Primary Day For Kentucky And Oregon

Primary Day For Kentucky And Oregon – WATCH LIVE HERE Polls have opened in the Kentucky primary Tuesday as Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton eye the state’s 60 Democratic delegates. Approximately 20 percent voter turnout is expected in the Bluegrass State, the Lexington Herald Leader reported. Presumptive Republican nominee…

Bernie Sanders Tells Colbert To Never Give Up [VIDEO]

Bernie Sanders stopped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Monday night and helped Stephen retrieve a candy bar that was stuck in a vending machine. In the opening segment of the show, the Senator from Vermont assured Colbert that there was no reason to give up on his delicious treat. Unfortunately, the late night…

Sanders: Race Is Not Over After IN Win [VIDEO]

Sen. Bernie Sanders won the Indiana Democratic primary on Tuesday, following several defeats and recent staff layoffs in his campaign. “I know that the Clinton campaign thinks this campaign is over. They’re wrong,” Sanders told the AP. “Maybe it’s over for the insiders and the party establishment, but the voters today in Indiana had a…

Sanders Hints the Primary Race Is Over [VIDEO]

Bernie Sanders dropped a hint Tuesday night that he won’t have enough delegates to beat Hillary Clinton, telling a crowd he plans to head to the Democratic National Convention to continue fighting for a “progressive party platform”—not the nomination—in July. However, the Vermont senator said he will remain in the race “until the last vote…

Clinton Up In The Polls Ahead Of NY Primary

Watch the NY PRIMARY Coverage LIVE Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton is holding on to her lead in New York, leading rival Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) by 10 points in a new poll released just days ahead of the state’s critical primary Tuesday. Clinton leads Sanders 53 percent to 43 percent, according to a CBS…

New Yorkers Head To The Polls [VIDEO]

Watch the LIVE ELECTION COVERAGE HERE New Yorkers headed to the polls Tuesday to vote in a state primary that could help shape who will become the Democratic and Republican nominees for president. With three of the five major candidates touting their ties to New York — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders was born here, former…

George Clooney Throws $353K/Couple Hillary Fundraiser [VIDEO]

Actor George Clooney hosted two weekend fundraisers in California on behalf of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Donations for attendees at an event in San Francisco topped out at $353,000 per couple, which Clooney acknowledges is an “obscene amount of money.” The event even drew pro-Bernie Sanders demonstrators. Clooney said he likes many of Bernie…

Sanders Campaign Claims Record Crowd in NYC [VIDEO]

Sen. Bernie Sanders’s campaign said a record crowd convened on Brooklyn’s Prospect Park ahead of the New York Democratic presidential primary Tuesday. More than 28,300 people attended the event, beating Sanders’s previous record of 28,000 in Portland, Oregon, in August, according the campaign and a production company that assisted with planning. More than 27,000 turned…

Sanders Lands In Rome For Vatican Conference

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has landed in Rome to attend a Vatican conference steeped in his lifelong passions of economic and social justice. The Vermont senator is making the trip even while he faces a crucial New York primary against rival Hillary Clinton next week. The self-described democratic socialist is an admirer of Pope…

Sanders to Release Tax Returns Friday [VIDEO]

During Thursday night’s CNN Democratic presidential primary debate, Sen. Bernie Sanders said he will release his 2014 tax returns Friday. “They are very boring,” Sanders said after rival Hillary Clinton accused him of not being transparent about his finances. The Vermont senator said his wife, Jane, handles the family’s taxes and had been busy on…

Watch The Democratic Debate Live Stream from Brooklyn

Watch the next Democratic presidential debate TONIGHT Thursday, April 14 in Brooklyn, N.Y. The event is co-hosted by CNN and Time Warner Cable’s NY1. It’s the third Democratic debate that CNN has hosted and CNN’s seventh debate overall. The Democratic National Committee has sanctioned the event. The debate will start at 9 p.m. Eastern time.…

Sanders Calls Supporter’s “Whores” Comment “Inappropriate”

Bernie Sanders’ campaign is under fire again for comments made by a supporter at a campaign event, this time after a speaker at Sanders’ massive Manhattan rally Wednesday night decried “corporate Democratic whores.” The speaker, health care activist Dr. Paul Song, quickly apologized. “I am very sorry for using the term ‘whore’ to refer to…

Bernie Sanders Rallies 27,000 In Manhattan [VIDEO]

It was one of the largest rallies in a campaign full of them, as what Sen. Bernie Sanders’s campaign claimed to be more than 27,000 people crowded into Washington Square Park to hear the candidate speak. The presidential candidate, joined by his wife Jane, seemed taken by emotion when he saw the size of the…

Bernie Sanders To Chuck Todd: Hillary’s Judgment is ‘Lacking’ [VIDEO]

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders continued to tussle with rival Hillary Clinton on Sunday by criticizing the former secretary of state’s judgment. “She may have the experience to be president of the United States. No one can argue that,” Sanders told Chuck Todd on NBC News’ Meet the Press. “But in terms of her…

Sanders To Visit Vatican City Days Before NY Primary [VIDEO]

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will head to Vatican City just days before the New York primary to attend a meeting on social justice and economic issues. Sanders announced Friday morning that he will attend the conference, which will be hosted by the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences on April 15. Sanders, who would be…

Bernie Sanders: Hilary Not Qualified To Be President [VIDEO]

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders lashed out at rival and frontrunner Hillary Clinton on Wednesday, saying the former secretary of State is not qualified to be president. Speaking at a rally in Philadelphia, Sanders said that Clinton was unqualified because of her special-interest funding, support for trade deals, and her vote for the war…

Bernie Sanders, Ted Cruz Win Wisconsin [VIDEO]

Ted Cruz won the Republican primary in Wisconsin, while Bernie Sanders was declared the winner on the Democratic side in a tough night for the presidential frontrunners. With 99.9 percent of votes counted, the Texas senator defeated frontrunner Donald Trump 48-35; Sanders led Hillary Clinton 56-43. The Vermont senator has now won six out of…

New Poll: Clinton 54% Sanders 42%

Hillary Clinton holds a 12-point lead over Bernie Sanders among likely Democratic primary voters in New York, a new poll shows. The poll, released Thursday by Quinnipiac University, shows Clinton generating 54% of support from Democrats, with Sanders at 42% — and Clinton holding a 29-point advantage among moderate voters. Donald Trump leads for the…

Bernie Sanders Sweeps Saturday Caucuses [VIDEO]

The Vermont senator racked up three wins against Hillary Clinton in the Democratic presidential primary. Bernie Sanders has now won in New Hampshire, Vermont, Oklahoma, Minnesota, Colorado, Kansas and Nebraska, after defeating Clinton on Super Saturday. Sanders swept the caucuses in Kansas and Nebraska, while Clinton won Louisiana’s primary. “The Deep South is a very…

Sanders On Sheriff Arpaio: He’s A Bully [VIDEO]

Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders on Thursday called a controversial Arizona sheriff a bully and accused him of engaging in “un-American and uncivilized” law enforcement tactics. Sanders’s comments at a campaign rally here were directed at long-serving Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who prides himself on being “America’s toughest sheriff” and operates an infamous “tent…