Bernie Sanders Group Endorses Actress Cynthia Nixon for New York Governor

May 15, 2018 AT 9:25 AM

Our Revolution, a national organization created by Sen. Bernie Sanders, on Monday endorsed Cynthia Nixon in her Democratic primary challenge to Gov. Cuomo.

Our Revolution President Nina Turner called Nixon "a bold progressive who is running in the spirit of Bernie Sanders."

Turner added that Nixon "is running to be a governor for the people, not for the billionaires and corporations who have held influence over New York's Democratic establishment for far too long."

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