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Not his first rodeo: Bernie the man to beat in Texas (from the newspaper that was afraid to endorse anyone in 2018)

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One-on-one interview with Bernie Sanders WFAA's Jason Whitely sat down for a one-on-one interview with Sen. Bernie Sanders Friday night before a supporter rally in Mesquite. MORE: ...
One-on-one interview with Bernie Sanders WFAA's Jason Whitely sat down for a one-on-one interview with Sen. Bernie Sanders Friday night before a supporter rally in Mesquite. MORE: ...
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“I know a little about the power of the 1%,” Sanders proclaimed. “I understand the billionaire class has endless money. They have been buying elections; we’re seeing that right now. But at the end of the day, while the billionaire class is in fact powerful with endless money, the 1% is 1%.”

Jason Stringer, 29, when he listened to Sanders: “Everything he said, I kind of already felt, about student debt, health care.”

Monique and Jose Yanez, of Mesquite, 29, were there with their son, Innocent, 8, and daughter, Serenity, 3.

“I think he’s the only candidate who can actually beat Trump, said Jose, a retail store manager.” Why?  “I don’t think those intimidation tactics Trump does will affect Bernie,” he said. “The only thing he has on him is the socialism stereotype, and I don’t think that’s going to work. There’s nothing new. They’ve been saying that about him from the start.”

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Early in the 2016 Primary campaign, I started a Facebook group: Bernie Sanders: Advice and Strategies to Help Him Win! As the primary season advanced, we shifted the focus to advancing Bernie's legislation in the Senate, particularly the most (more...)
 

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