Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders to host campaign event at Luther College Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will host a town
candidate Bernie Sanders to host campaign event at Luther College
presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will host a town hall campaign event at 1
p.m. Monday, Sept. 23, in the North Gymnasium in Regents Center on the Luther
College campus. The event is open to the public. Tickets are not
required, but an RSVP is encouraged.
The event is part of his two-day “Bernie
Beats Trump” tour on Monday and Tuesday. The senator is visiting half a dozen
counties that flipped for President Donald Trump in 2016 after favoring President
Barack Obama in 2008 and 2012. According to the Sanders campaign, on the tour Sanders
will highlight his progressive health care and economic agendas.
This is Sanders’ second visit to Luther
College. He hosted a campaign event in Regents Center during his 2016
Ahead of his visit to Luther, the
senator is spending the weekend in Des Moines, where he will announce policy
plans to eliminate medical debt and end health care bankruptcies.
Bernie Sanders is a U.S. senator
from Vermont. He is currently serving his third term in the senate after
winning re-election in 2018. Prior to that appointment, Sanders was the mayor
of Burlington, Vermont.
(Monday) 1:00 pm
Luther College Regents Center
700 College Dr