Let It Bern. Continue to the Convention.

An urgent petition to Senator Bernie Sanders:

While you are under huge pressure to abandon your presidential campaign, we urge you to complete the process of fully representing the millions of people who've worked, donated and voted for you. We hope that you will resist the latest calls from the Democratic Party establishment and corporate media to end our campaign before the national convention.

This petition offers the names and personal statements of people from around the United States who echo a broad public outcry for this nomination process to reach its full conclusion.

Your campaign has clearly stood for democratizing the United States, while insisting that democratic principles must apply to the Democratic Party. We believe that every vote should count -- including on the convention floor. That should mean a roll call vote on the nominee for president as part of an official process, including the nominating and seconding speeches.

It remains significant that neither candidate will win the 2,383 pledged delegates necessary to secure the nomination, and -- contrary to the misleading media reports -- neither candidate can do so until the superdelegates vote at the convention in Philadelphia.

You have said, and we have cheered as you've said it, that you will carry this campaign to the convention. We urge you to maintain that position, despite the massive top-down pressures from the corporate media and Democratic Party establishment to prematurely end the campaign.

We reject the idea that democracy weakens a political party named for democracy. We have worked for constructive debate at the Democratic National Convention, and we look forward to hearing it.


101-125 of 21064 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comments.
20964 1 year ago Neal Urteaga Chicago, IL
20963 1 year ago Bianca Martino Park Ridge, NJ
20962 1 year ago Bianca Martino Park Ridge, NJ
20961 1 year ago Larry Maxwell Montross, VA
20960 1 year ago Richard Hughes Kerby, OR
20959 1 year ago Neal Urteaga Chicago, IL
20958 1 year ago Neal Urteaga Chicago, IL
20957 1 year ago kathi aston MO
20956 1 year ago Carole Shelton Auburn, CA This country and planet needs Bernie's leadership NOW! I refuse to vote for the lesser of two evils while the best candidate backs down. I have changed my "Bernie 2016" bumper sticker to "Write in-B...
20955 1 year ago farzad qmehr CARMICHAEL, CA
20954 1 year ago Paul Haider Chicago, IL
20953 1 year ago Paul Haider Chicago, IL
20952 1 year ago Doris Santiago TX
20951 1 year ago Amelia Ketzle Carbondale, IL
20950 1 year ago Amy Moreno Fresno, CA
20949 1 year ago Patrice Warrender Sebastopol, CA We've got your back, Bernie. You've got our deep thanks for putting yourself out there and being who you are.

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20948 1 year ago ps mckeehan spring, TX
20947 1 year ago Michael Foote Keller, TX
20946 1 year ago Debra Johnson Wellborn, FL
20945 1 year ago Anthony Newkirk North Little Rock, AR Senator Sanders, you are under no bond to honor "promises" made to members of a corrupt political system who are knowingly contributing to the corruption, be it Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the DNC, Do...
20944 1 year ago Diane Mercadante Southampton, MA BERNING STRONG!Because the Democratic Party in conjunction with the Republican Party STOLE AND RIGGED the democratic primaries to anoint Clinton as their next corporate puppet and the REAL WINNER, ...
20943 1 year ago Anonymous Napa, CA
20942 1 year ago Keith Kincheloe San Tan Valley, AZ
20941 1 year ago George Ludwig Oceabside, CA
20940 1 year ago Margaret McCourt Philadelphia, PA
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