Bernie Sanders Pledges To Join Forces With Hillary Clinton 'To Defeat Donald Trump'! Did They Just Become Best Friends?!
He's with her… almost!
Earlier this week, Bernie Sanders was mathematically eliminated from the Democratic race when Hillary Clinton scored enough delegates to become the party's presumptive nominee — leaving many to wonder if he would run as an independent.
But it looks like the Vermont Senator is embracing the whole "if you can't beat 'em, join 'em" philosophy we all too often see in politics!
That's right! On Thursday, Sanders officially pledged to join forces with Clinton because — why else? — "to make sure Donald Trump does not become president of the United States."
After a private White House meeting with President Obama — who shortly after announced his endorsement for Hil — Bernie announced at a press conference that he would be teaming up with his Democratic rival, saying: