Bernie Sanders Research Paper

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Bernie sanders has a lot of people on his side including republicans, women, LGTB, millennials, and minorities. Bernie sanders has been fighting for millennials and minorities since the beginning. According to Bernie Sanders himself "When we stand together, we will always win. When men and women stand together for justice, we win. When black, white and Hispanic people stand together for justice, we win. When straight and gay people stand together for justice, we win. When working families stand together, we win." In the race for presidential office of 2016 there are three people who are winning the race. In the democratic office it is Donald Trump. In the republican office it is Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. I believe Bernie Sanders is …show more content…
Millennials are the largest group in the US, they are the ones who gets the message out into the world by texts adn social media. Sanders is the oldest candidate of the presidential race. According to ViceNews.com voter outcome of 18-24 year olds fell to an all time low of 19.9 in the midterm elections last year, which might make a problem for the candicy of president. Bernie Sanders managed to raise 1.5 million dollars in 24 hours alone, which may be the reason for young people being captivated by him. They also may be captivated by him because he the most honest and consistent and has been from the start. CNN.com states that people are supprised by his outcome of young voters. Millennials think that Hillary Clinton can come off as too controlled and measured. Many people think that young people do not pay attention to politics, yet if you would ask them questions about the race or candidates they could answer with a real educated answer. One of the biggest reasons Millennials support sanders is that sanders wants to make free education available to all. Huffingtonpost.com reports that student debt went up to 1.27 trillion dollars in 2015. Most people believe that free education will never make it and it is just a dream. When bernie was going to college he had free college and less wealthy countries provides free or …show more content…
One republican and one democratic. His biggest competitor is Hillary Clinton a democrat. According to theweek.com Clinton’s campaign is not about change but about going forward. Clinton 's economic plan is a mixture of improving education, aid for the lower and middle class, child care, financial regulation, raising taxes on the wealthy, and cutting taxes on the middle class. The problem with Hillary Clinton is that when she was Secretary of State she was entrusted with keeping secrets safe yet she failed. She was emailing north korea and smoking guns that could harm the lives of many Americans. Hillary would not hand over the emails to FBI saying that it was “Her personal email” over the past two weeks she finally released over 1,300 emails to the FBI. Clinton can still run even though she is being prosecuted, because she has not been proven guilty yet. Many LGBT people support hillary clinton, yet they should be supporting Bernie Sanders. Hillary Clinton has not always supported people of the LGBT community. the dailybeast.com reported that hillary clinton did not support gay marriage until 2013. Most of her LGBT supporters only support her because she is a women 's rights advocate. Bernie Sanders other competitor is Donald Trump a republican. Donald Trump is one of the wealthiest people in America. According to thestreet.com Trump is worth somewhere between 4.5 billion and 10 billion dollars. Donald Trump is not looking forward to

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