Within the Orpheum Theater in downtown Phoenix, hundreds of individuals cheered on Senator Bernie Sanders as he took the rostrum at his rally.
The Vermont Impartial pushed a progressive platform on immigration, well being care and earnings inequality.
“We wish an agenda that represents working households,” Sanders stated.
Sanders stored a grip on the power and enthusiasm generated by his 2016 presidential marketing campaign. And these supporters by no means stopped following his political motion.
Arizona Democrat Congressmen Raul Grijalva and Ruben Gallego additionally spoke to the group right this moment. Gallego identified what Sanders’ presence and help in Phoenix meant.
“It acknowledges that Arizona is a swing state in 2020. It additionally acknowledges that in 2018, we’ve got some actually sturdy races the place we are able to actually make a distinction by way of management of the Home and the Senate,” Gallego stated.
Sanders has been talking in a number of spots throughout the nation, however there isn’t any phrase on him operating for president in 2020. He says he’s solely specializing in 2018 midterm elections.
This story initially appeared on Fox 10.