U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders on his progressive views


Tavis Smiley talks to Independent US Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont about his possible presidential run in 2016.

Sanders believes that a progressive candidate is needed, saying that he could stand for “what the American people believe and start representing the interest of working families who are often getting a short shrift today.” He also believes that he can work to remedy “the¬†growing alienation of the American people from the political process”

¬†On the possibility of Hillary Clinton as Democratic candidate, Sanders says that she “has not been as vigorous as she should be in taking on right wing Republicans.”

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