Here’s the full video of Sen. Bernie Sanders on The View. A day after his decisive victory over contender Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire primary, he spoke with co-hosts on a variety of topics, and played basketball at the end. The full replay and details are below.
The video is above. U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont won the New Hampshire primary with 60 percent versus former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s 38 percent. In his first live television interview, he was greeted by an enthusiastic studio audience that cheered, applauded and chanted.
He covered a variety of topics during the sit-down discussion including the high cost of college tuition and the burden of student loans. He also defended his record on gun control and spoke out about the Flint, Michigan water crisis, the high incarceration in the U.S., and Michael Bloomberg’s possible third-party Presidential bid.
He also spoke about the support and endorsements he has been receiving from prominent African-American leaders including Cornell West and former NAACP President Ben Jealous, and mentioned his meeting earlier that day with Rev. Al Sharpton in Harlem.
He also weighed in on recent attacks that former President Bill Clinton has launched against him, saying, “I was disappointed in President Clinton. I have known him for 25 years and I like him and I respect him and I hope that this campaign does not degenerate.”
When co-host Joy Behar noted that he is fighting for his wife, Sanders, replied, “I understand that. Nonetheless, let’s keep it on the issues, not making personal attacks.”
While on the show, Sanders spoke about his Saturday Night Live appearance, tasted for the first time the Ben & Jerry’s ice cream flavor named after him. and also took turns shooting hoops with co-hosts as the segment concluded.
The interview was broadcast live on Wednesday, February 10, 2016.
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