Sen. Bernie Sanders said Sunday that in the wake of the leaked emails from the Democratic National Committee its chairwoman, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, should step down.
"I think she should resign, period” as chair of the DNC, Sanders said on ABC's "This Week."
“I told you long time ago that the DNC was not running a fair operation, that they were supporting Secretary Clinton,” Sanders told ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos Sunday on “This Week.” “So what I suggested to be true six months ago turned out to be true.”
Sanders says he is “disappointed” by what the leaked emails show but “not shocked.”
WikiLeaks released about 20,000 emails on Friday, just days before Democratic National Convention is set to kick off in Philadelphia, that appear to show Democratic National Committee officials attempting to aid Hillary Clinton’s campaign in the party’s primary.
Several of the emails released indicate that the officials, including Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, grew increasingly...