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  • How Bernie Sanders' Grassroots Fundraising Machine Is Defying the 2016 "Billionaire Primary"

    By Candice Bernd, Truthout | Report

    Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont speaks to supporters at a rally in Phoenix, Arizona, on July 18, 2015. (Photo: Gage Skidmore)Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont speaks to supporters at a rally in Phoenix, Arizona, on July 18, 2015. (Photo: Gage Skidmore)

    The 2016 "wealth primary" continues unabated, with the rich so dominating the electoral process that they are effectively diluting the value of everyone else's vote. But Bernie Sanders' campaign is mounting a significant challenge to this year's billionaire primary by raking in millions of individual small-dollar contributions.

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