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Who should the Democratic nominee for President in 2020 be?
Sanders is the only candidate who can win over anti-establishment and radical swing voters from Trump. No other frontrunner claims to have socialist ideals, which is
seen as radical by Americans
and therefore can win over the rebellion votes.
Bernie Sanders has fought for civil rights for over 40 years, and his agenda has not changed throughout his political career.
Bernie Sanders is more likely to represent and fight for the interests of the US people as a whole, rather than be beholden to corporate interests.
Bernie Sanders has an
army of volunteers
and has inspired a
. This grassroots movement would help get out the Democratic vote in a general election, which could swing an election in favour of the Democrats given that over 40% of the voting-age population did not vote in the
Bernie Sanders has a strong policy platform on issues which matter to American voters.
Bernie Sanders is one of the most popular politicians in the United States. Therefore, he would be a good candidate in the general election.
Bernie Sanders is
not a Democrat
Sanders has difficulty
connecting with Black voters
, a key constituency of the Democratic party.
Bernie Sanders has come under scrutiny for
anti-abortion candidates, in a time where the
of Democrats are pro-choice. This may harm his ability to get support for the nomination.
If Sanders were to implement his policy platform, it could have harmful effects on the economy.
The Sanders campaign has come under scrutiny for the way that they managed
sexual harassment claims
in their 2016 campaign. Bernie stated that he was "a little busy" which is why he was not aware of the harassment allegations. He may lose female voters due to this.
Sanders would have trouble governing due to his inability to create broad political coalitions.
Bernie Sanders is too old. If he were to win a general election, he would become president at