Bernie Sanders drooped out of the 2020 presidential race making Joe Biden the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee in the race against President Donald Trump.
The revealed the news to his supporters in an e-mail sent on Wednesday morning.
He explained:”I cannot in good conscience continue to mount a campaign that cannot win and which would interfere with the important work ahead of all of us,” referring to the coronavirus pandemic.
Sanders built his campaign on calling for a “political revolution”. His 2020 presidential bid built on his 2016 primary race against Hillary Clinton during which he established himself as an outspoken advocate for the working class.