The following is a transcript of the interview with Sen. Bernie Sanders that aired Sunday, June 23, 2019 on “Face the Nation.” MARGARET BRENNAN: Senator Sanders, thank you very much for making time. SENATOR BERNIE SANDERS: My pleasure. MARGARET BRENNAN: You’ve been called an existential threat to the Democratic Party. How much resistance within the party do you face? SEN. SANDERS: Well first I’ve got to figure out what this existential threat actually means, but what it became from is “Third Way,” which is the corporate wing of the Democratic Party, a group that gets a lot of its money from Wall Street, and I guess I am an existential threat to them because I believe that you’ve got to stand up for the working families of this country who have been decimated over the last forty five years. Wages have gone nowhere. Massive transfer of wealth from the middle class to the top one percent. And I’m going to stand with the working class of this country. And that means, so I guess “Third Way” doesn’t like it. It means we are going to break up the major Wall Street banks that caused the last Great Recession and can… Read full this story
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