Sen. Bernie Sanders to endorse Ben Jealous for Maryland governor

Posted at 7:19 AM, Jul 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-12 08:00:19-04

Senator Bernie Sanders will endorse former NAACP president Ben Jealous in his run to become the next governor of Maryland.

The Democratic candidate tweeted that Sanders will announce his support Thursday.

Jealous is competing against Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker III, state senator Richard Madaleno, Alex Ross and James Shea.