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USA: Sanders backed by Hunger Games star Joshua Hutchinson in final rally Iowa02:45

USA: Sanders backed by Hunger Games star Joshua Hutchinson in final rally Iowa

United States, Des Moines
February 1, 2016 at 05:46 GMT +00:00 · Published

Democratic hopeful Bernie Sanders was joined by a number of actors, singers and officials for his final Iowa campaign rally in Des Moines' Grandview University, Sunday, on the eve of the state's caucus.

Hunger Games actor Joshua Hutchinson addressed the audience stating "It's time that we have candidate that is a president for the 99 percent, it's time that we have a government that's is of the people, by the people and that actually works for the people."

In his own address Sanders slammed his opponent Hillary Clinton for receiving tens of millions of dollars from her super PAC, whilst revealing the average contribution for his own campaign, amounting $27 (€24.80). "To paraphrase Abraham Lincoln - this is a campaign of the people, by the people and for the people," Sanders said, echoing Hutcherson's quote.

"We will not allow Donald Trumps and the other people; we will not allow them to divide us up. We will stand together," added Sanders.

The event featured Congressman Raul Grijalva, actor Jim Hightower, Commissioner Chuy Garcia, National Nurses United Executive Director RoseAnn DeMoro, among others distinguished figures.

USA: Sanders backed by Hunger Games star Joshua Hutchinson in final rally Iowa02:45
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Democratic hopeful Bernie Sanders was joined by a number of actors, singers and officials for his final Iowa campaign rally in Des Moines' Grandview University, Sunday, on the eve of the state's caucus.

Hunger Games actor Joshua Hutchinson addressed the audience stating "It's time that we have candidate that is a president for the 99 percent, it's time that we have a government that's is of the people, by the people and that actually works for the people."

In his own address Sanders slammed his opponent Hillary Clinton for receiving tens of millions of dollars from her super PAC, whilst revealing the average contribution for his own campaign, amounting $27 (€24.80). "To paraphrase Abraham Lincoln - this is a campaign of the people, by the people and for the people," Sanders said, echoing Hutcherson's quote.

"We will not allow Donald Trumps and the other people; we will not allow them to divide us up. We will stand together," added Sanders.

The event featured Congressman Raul Grijalva, actor Jim Hightower, Commissioner Chuy Garcia, National Nurses United Executive Director RoseAnn DeMoro, among others distinguished figures.

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