“In our darkest hour, he was there for us, not because it was politically convenient but because it was the right thing to do,” Cruz stated.
“A lot of the things he’s been fighting for all his life I’ve been fighting for all my life,” Cruz said. “Things like let’s not put wealth before health.”
She also named Sanders’ efforts on education, collective bargaining, the rights of people in the LGBTQ and transgender communities, and other issues.”
“This is personal. The president came and threw paper towels at us,” says Yulin Cruz. Of Sanders, she says, “In our darkest hour, he was there for us.”