A Mensch Among Men, Bernie Meeting Today with Hillary on Party's Future - Already Bernie's Brother Says He Will Support Hillary

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    Jun 14, 2016 4:02 PM GMT
    http://www.nbcnews.com/politics/2016-election/clinton-sanders-summit-could-decide-party-s-future-n591821The Clinton-Sanders Summit That Could Decide the Party's Future

    Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders will meet in Washington Tuesday evening for a highly anticipated summit to, Democrats hope, conclude the party's presidential primary and enlist Sanders' support party's efforts to fight Donald Trump.

    While both camps are being fairly tight-lipped about the meeting, it is viewed as critical step towards healing the Democratic Party after an intense primary campaign, with Sanders' millions of loyal young supporters on the line.

    Sanders could extract specific promises from Clinton on his policy agenda and his role at the Democratic National Convention in July. Meanwhile, Clinton could secure Sanders' support and commitment to campaign vigorously for her, perhaps as an emissary to young people and the left.



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    Jun 15, 2016 1:24 AM GMT
    https://heatst.com/uk/bernie-sanders-even-his-brother-admits-its-time-to-concede/Bernie Sanders ‘Will Campaign For Mrs. Hillary Clinton,’ Says His Brother Larry Sanders

    Bernie Sanders’ brother, Larry, has admitted to Heat Street what his younger sibling will not: Hillary Clinton is likely to be the next president of the United States.

    After an extraordinary campaign during which Bernie has raised more than $200 million from individual donors and inspired legions of young voters to take an interest in politics, this member of the Sanders family is prepared to acknowledge publicly that the game is up as far as the Democratic Party nomination is concerned.

    “I think he’s made it quite plain: he will campaign against Trump and therefore for Mrs Clinton,” says Larry, speaking from his home in Oxford, England. “And he will continue his campaign for an equal society.”...