Sanders to hold rally in Wilmington

WILMINGTON – Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will be in Wilmington Saturday ahead of Delaware’s Tuesday primary election.

Sen. Sanders, who represents Vermont in Congress, is trailing former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the race for the Democratic nomination.

Sen. Sanders will be at the Chase Center on Riverfront at 1 p.m. The event is free and anyone can attend, but RSVPs are encouraged, according to the Sanders campaign.

Attendees should not bring bags and should carry as few personal items as possible.

For more information, visit the Bernie 2016 website.

Secretary Clinton is expected to win Delaware Tuesday.

Sen. Sanders will be the second candidate to visit Delaware this year, with Republican front-runner Donald Trump in Harrington today.

Reach the Delaware State News newsroom at

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