NATIONAL VFB (Feb. 25, 2019) — Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders announced on social media this morning that in just six days, over one million volunteers have signed up for his campaign. “I am happy to tell you that today we have reached an historic threshold in our 2020 campaign,” the beloved Vermont Senator told supporters.
Breaking: In just six days, 1 million people have already signed on to support our campaign. We are just getting started. pic.twitter.com/2p6gljH2vT
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) February 25, 2019
“Less than one week after we began this campaign, we now have one million volunteers in every Congressional district in this country who are prepared to roll up their sleeves and get to work to make sure that we win the Democratic nomination, that we defeat Trump, and that we transform the economic and political life of our country.”
we now have one million volunteers
The million-volunteers news kicks off Sanders’ 2nd week of the campaign with a bang.
Last week, Sanders announced his candidacy on Monday morning and within 24 hours supporters had donated a whopping $6 million to his campaign.
Tonight, Sanders will tape a live Town Hall on CNN, starting at 8pm EST.
On Saturday, Sanders will hold an inaugural rally at Brooklyn College, followed by a rally in Chicago on Sunday evening.
Date: Saturday March 2, 2019
Time: Doors open 10:00 am – event starts at 11:30 am
Brooklyn College East Quad
2900 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11210
Date: Sunday March 3, 2019
Time: Doors open 5:30 pm – event starts at 7 pm
600 E. Grand Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
Veterans and Military Members, get involved at vetsforbernie.org