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Bernie Sanders

PARTY: Democrat

BORN: September 8, 1941 in Brooklyn, New York

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He’s In It to Win It: Bernie Sanders Announces 2016 Bid

Bloomberg’s Al Hunt and Kathleen Hunter break down Bernie Sanders’ speech on Capitol Hill after announcing his run for the presidency.

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