Thursday, April 21, 2005

SANDERS FOR SENATE Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Vermont's popular, colorful congressman and the only "Democratic socialist" in the House of Representatives, is likely to run for the Senate seat being vacated by the retiring James Jeffords (I-VT), the New York Times reports.

The Vermont Democrats are likely to sit out the election in deference to the left-leaning Sanders.

More on Sanders here.

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