This will be from the Vermont Independent Senator’s heart and will be a bullseye for Republicans to attack him…
Bernie Sanders could NEVER beat Donald Trump in a general election pushing for YUGE programs that would cost Americans trillions to enact under the banner of being ‘free’….
So he should not be the nominee of a party he isn’t even a member of….
White House hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) will give a speech next week in Washington, D.C., defending “democratic socialism,” his campaign announced Saturday.
The speech on Wednesday at George Washington University will address how “democratic socialism is the only way to defeat oligarchy and authoritarianism,” according to a press release from his campaign.
Sanders “will make the case that a strong grassroots campaign based on these progressive values is the only way to confront oligarchy and authoritarianism and defeat Donald Trump,” the release states.
The speech comes amid an intensifying debate within the Democratic Party about how to best take on Trump in 2020, with moderate candidates pushing back on a slate of progressive policies such as “Medicare for all” and the Green New Deal….