Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., Laughed out loud on Saturday when he learned Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos had recruited Michael Bloomberg months ago to run for president Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, DN.Y., had to step in to speak, according to a report.
"Of course!" Ocasio-Cortez said in the Des Moines Register. "They have class unity. Billions are looking out for each other."
He said that Bill Gates seemed more willing to vote for President Trump than a Democrat who shows how billions care billionaire their "excess."
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At that point Sanders was contacted. that is the true unity of the class, ”he told the Register. "I admire the movement of the natives." I admire the movement of those grassroots. "
Sanders has been critical of Jeff Bezos in the past, in the treatment of his employees, and is receiving credit for getting Amazon to raise the minimum wage to $ 15 an hour last year Bloomberg and Bezos.
At a rally in Iowa earlier Saturday, Sanders told the audience that Bloomberg "would not buy this election!"
"You can't get elected president by avoiding Iowa, New Hampshire, The South Carolina, and Nevada, "Sanders said." Yes, we don't have a super PAC and I'm not worth $ 52 billion. "Democratic presidential primary ballot in Alabama.