Al Sharpton, Bernie Sanders Dine in Harlem

Al Sharpton, Bernie Sanders Dine in Harlem

The 2016 presidential hopeful was spotted in Harlem with the civil rights leader early Wednesday

by #teamEBONY, February 10, 2016

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Al Sharpton, Bernie Sanders Dine in Harlem

Bernie Sanders, fresh off a sweeping victory in New Hampshire, broke bread with Al Sharpton Wednesday in Harlem.

The move is Sanders' most public effort yet to reach Black voters. The Vermont senator is in desperate need of African American support, especially with the Feb. 27 Democratic primary in South Carolina just around the corner.



Sanders and Sharpton met for breakfast at the historic Sylvia's Restaurant. The presidential hopeful arrived at 9:45 a.m. and the brief meeting concluded just after 10:15 a.m.

On Tuesday, Sanders exceeded expectations when he claimed New Hampshire —a state Hillary Clinton snatched against then-Sen. Barack Obama in 2008.

Read more at New York Post.

 





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