Bernie Sanders claimed “it would be great” if rapper Cardi B followed through with her political aspirations after she floated the idea earlier on Sunday.
The independent Vermont senator said that the rapper, who endorsed his 2020 presidential bid, could be a good politician because of her poverty-stricken background. He told TMZ, “Cardi B is deeply concerned about what’s happening in the country. She knows what it’s like to live in poverty and struggle, and it would be great for her to bring that experience to politics.”
Cardi B expressed her political interests Sunday on Twitter, writing, “I think I want to be a politician.