Senator Bernie Sanders endorsed Joseph R. Biden Jr. as the Democratic nominee for president on Monday, introducing the pounds of his remaining-wing help to Mr. Biden’s candidacy and getting a big stage towards bringing unity to the party’s effort and hard work to unseat President Trump in November.
In throwing his pounds behind his previous rival, Mr. Sanders is sending a putting and unmistakable signal that his supporters — who are acknowledged for their extreme loyalty — should do so as well.
The two gentlemen appeared by means of reside stream on split screens, speaking to each individual other. “We have to have you in the White Home,” Mr. Sanders explained to Mr. Biden. “And I will do all that I can to make that take place.”
Mr. Biden claimed: “I’m going to will need you. Not just to earn the marketing campaign, but to govern.”
Mr. Sanders hinted his intentions in a Twitter post shortly ahead of the appearance.
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Astead W. Herndon contributed reporting.