Sunday on NBC’s “Meet The Press,” former Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton should cease all operations and all contact with the Clinton Foundation.
Partial transcript as follows:
SANDERS: “I would certainly suggest that has president of the United States she should cease all operations, all contact with the Clinton foundation.”
TODD: “Does that mean shutting it down or just not being involved? Can you truly –”
SANDERS: “At the very least she should — at the very least she should not be involved at the very least.”
TODD: “Would you feel more comfortable if it didn’t exist during her time as president?”
SANDERS: “I don’t know enough. They are the — they do a lot of good things with AIDS and so forth so I can’t definitively answer that. I think, chuck, what we’ve got to do as a nation is have a serious debate on the enormous crisis facing this country, that is where our focus has got to be.”