Bernie Sanders has conceded his 2020 campaign for the Democratic nomination to Joe Biden.
As expected, Sanders supporters were both sad and somewhat blindsided by his concession of defeat. While some supporters are raising the "Never Biden" flag, others are using this moment as an opportunity to tell Joe Biden exactly what it is he must do to sway Sanders voters in his favor.
Here is what 12 of Bernie's supporters, fans, or defenders are telling Joe Biden:
To @JoeBiden and his campaign, staff, and supporters. Votes are EARNED. They are won and wooed. By stepping do… https://t.co/4FBgCbRXah— Shaun King (@Shaun King)1586363085.0
Absolutely gutting that the Democratic Party couldn’t handle Bernie Sanders as leader, a consistent ally of margina… https://t.co/kpfPKRLy09— Nadia Whittome MP (@Nadia Whittome MP)1586363400.0
Joe Biden needs to support Medicare for All. Just because he’s the nominee doesn’t mean that we can’t push him to d… https://t.co/zCl5Y9qwjK— Eugene Gu, MD (@Eugene Gu, MD)1586363447.0
It was a good campaign against the odds in every single way & has clearly changed the course of history for the bet… https://t.co/rZcK1GVAbc— David Sirota (@David Sirota)1586360316.0
Biden is not my guy and never has been, but I promise you that Trump is nervous about him. It’s the reason he black… https://t.co/RbO07CDZnc— Hutch (@Hutch)1586362788.0
I'm not some liberal who puts his whole hopes into a single personality, so I'm fine. And I'm gonna keep fighting… https://t.co/35EDsGc0p7— Lee J. Carter (@Lee J. Carter)1586361903.0
STOP TELLING BERNIE SUPPORTERS TO VOTE FOR BIDEN. Biden stands for everything Bernie was against. Being… https://t.co/WoTFB2oifW— mk (@mk)1586364151.0
Bernie Sanders is still on the ballot. You can still cast your vote, that is YOUR right & increases Bernie’s delega… https://t.co/m7MMIH9O70— Linda Sarsour (@Linda Sarsour)1586363539.0
Some Bernie supporters will vote for Biden, some won't. No one is changing their mind based on posts. It is time… https://t.co/8QHvPsjW0m— That’s “Ms.” Make Matters Worse (@That’s “Ms.” Make Matters Worse)1586363108.0
LOL. Bernie didn't say anything nice about Biden according to CNN? He said this: "Today I congratulate @JoeBiden,… https://t.co/J7oiHp4u5J— Glenn Greenwald (@Glenn Greenwald)1586363435.0