Sanders: Hillary Should ‘Cease All Operations, All Contact With The Clinton Foundation’

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet The Press,” former Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton should cease all operations and all contact with the Clinton Foundation.

Partial transcript as follows:

SANDERS: “I would certainly suggest that has president of the United States she should cease all operations, all contact with the Clinton foundation.”

TODD: “Does that mean shutting it down or just not being involved? Can you truly –”

SANDERS: “At the very least she should — at the very least she should not be involved at the very least.”

TODD: “Would you feel more comfortable if it didn’t exist during her time as president?”

SANDERS: “I don’t know enough. They are the — they do a lot of good things with AIDS and so forth so I can’t definitively answer that. I think, chuck, what we’ve got to do as a nation is have a serious debate on the enormous crisis facing this country, that is where our focus has got to be.”

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