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USA: Sanders nods to Clinton' s yes vote on Iraq invasion ahead of Illinois primary02:28

USA: Sanders nods to Clinton' s yes vote on Iraq invasion ahead of Illinois primary

United States, Summit, Illinois
March 12, 2016 at 13:15 GMT +00:00 · Published

US democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders nodded to Hillary Clinton’s decision to vote in favour of the Iraq War during a large campaign rally in Summit, Illinois on Friday night.

"In 2002 [...] Congress debated the most important foreign policy issue in the modern history of our country. I listened very closely to president Bush and vice president Chaney and all these guys had to say. And I concluded that they were not telling the truth and I voted against it," stated Sanders.

Sanders was greeted by a large numbered of supporters, with attendees lining up at Argo Community High School District in a massive queue that stretched over the length of ten football fields.

Sanders spoke about his views on a wide range of issues including foreign policy, immigration, campaign finance, reforming Wall Street, income inequality, universal health care, expanding social security, making college tuition-free, climate change and the need for a political revolution.

The rally comes a week ahead of Illinois’ primary on March 15.

USA: Sanders nods to Clinton' s yes vote on Iraq invasion ahead of Illinois primary02:28
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US democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders nodded to Hillary Clinton’s decision to vote in favour of the Iraq War during a large campaign rally in Summit, Illinois on Friday night.

"In 2002 [...] Congress debated the most important foreign policy issue in the modern history of our country. I listened very closely to president Bush and vice president Chaney and all these guys had to say. And I concluded that they were not telling the truth and I voted against it," stated Sanders.

Sanders was greeted by a large numbered of supporters, with attendees lining up at Argo Community High School District in a massive queue that stretched over the length of ten football fields.

Sanders spoke about his views on a wide range of issues including foreign policy, immigration, campaign finance, reforming Wall Street, income inequality, universal health care, expanding social security, making college tuition-free, climate change and the need for a political revolution.

The rally comes a week ahead of Illinois’ primary on March 15.

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