In a painful, though perhaps not surprising, blow to Hillary Clinton’s relevance in the Democratic Party, Sen. Bernie Sanders declined to consult with his former rival in preparation for his 2020 presidential run.
Sanders’ decision cuts against the grain at a time when Clinton remains in high demand among presidential hopefuls.
So far, Clinton has met with former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Sen. Kamala Harris, Sen. Cory Booker, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.
Sanders cited “fundamental differences” as the reason why he will not seek Clinton’s advice.
Could one of those “fundamental differences” be how Clinton allegedly stole the 2016 Democratic nomination from him?
One thing is certain: Neither Sanders nor Democrat voters have forgotten how Clinton bribed the Democratic National Committee to grant her control of the party’s finances prior to winning the nomination.
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