DEVELOPING: Bernie Sanders Injured in Shower Accident, Receives At Least 7 Stitches

Leslie Hanson
March 16, 2019

Jones also said that Sanders was given seven stitches and a "clean bill of health", according to Boston.com, and added that Sanders "proceeded with all of his scheduled events", that day.

Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign says the Vermont senator has been treated at a walk-in clinic for a minor injury while campaigning in SC.

"We can not just support unions with words, we must back it up with actions", he tweeted.

The staffers will be represented by the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 400, which said that anyone below the rank of deputy director would be eligible to join the bargaining unit.

Sanders, who first vied for the Democratic nomination in 2016, has built his campaign platform on securing workers' rights, and fighting against economic inequality.

Mark Federici, president of Local 400, said in a statement he hoped "this breakthrough serves as a model for other presidential campaigns, as well as party committees and candidates for other offices".


Campaign workers for Rep. Pramila Jayapal of Washington state were represented by the Campaign Workers Guild during the fall midterm elections, making her the first incumbent member of Congress with a unionized campaign staff.

One of the leading Democratic presidential contenders, Vermont Sen.

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UFCW said Sanders' campaign had agreed to use "card check" to determine whether most workers wanted a union.

"While political campaigns aren't the easiest work environment, every worker has the right to respect and dignity", he said.

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