IOWA CITY, Iowa — Bernie Sanders took a veiled swipe at center-left rivals such as Joe Biden, warning that even if a Democrat were elected president this fall, climate change policy can’t return to what it was in the past.
“So if anyone tells you that, ‘Hey, we’ve got to beat Trump.’ Ok, but then we go back to where we were? Not good enough,” he said in Iowa City, Iowa, Sunday.
Sanders, 78, was in Iowa City for a climate rally co-hosted by the Sunrise Movement. The youth-led coalition of environmental activists, who frequently protest Biden’s campaign events, this week announced it was endorsing the Vermont senator