Bernie thinks a Bernie presidency is as big a deal as first woman president
WASHINGTON — Bernie may have come off as a bit of a bro during Thursday’s debate with Hillary Clinton.
Sanders seemed to pooh-pooh the historic nature of Clinton’s campaign to be the first female U.S. president, arguing if he got to the White House it would be just as unique.
“Well, you know, I think from a historical point of view, somebody with my background, somebody with my views, somebody who has spent his entire life taking on the big money interests — I think a Sanders victory will be of some historical accomplishment as well,” he said when asked about whether he was worried he might be blocking history. Read more…