"Let's Be Clear About Who Is Rigging What": Bernie Sanders Denounces Trump Effort to Divide Democrats
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks to guests during a campaign stop at Berg Middle School on January 11, 2020 in Newton, Iowa. "It is Donald Trump's action to use the power of the federal government for his own political benefit that is the cause of the impeachment trial. His transparent attempts to divide Democrats will not work, and we are going to unite to sweep him out of the White House in November." In a tweet, Trump said it was "very unfair" to make Sanders leave stop campaigning, "but that's the way the Democrats play the game." In any event, Trump, "It's a lot of fun to watch." While it's true that the impeachment trial against Trump in the Senate will keep Sanders—as well as Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.