Independent Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is slowing down the pace of his presidential campaign, but he feels “more strongly about the need for a political revolution today than I did when I began this campaign.”
Sanders, who suffered a heart attack last week that necessitated urgent angioplasty surgery, admitted that his health has become an issue in his quest to secure the Democratic presidential nomination for 2020, according to The New York Times.
“I think we’re going to change the nature of the campaign a bit,” Mr. Sanders told reporters after a visit with a local cardiologist. “Make sure that I have the strength to do what I have to do.”
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