So now it's official: the upcoming US presidential elections will be a battle between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Bernie Sanders has backed out of the race, and has chosen to officially support Hillary's nomination as presidential candidate for the Democratic Party.
I can't say that I wasn't expecting this to happen.
"Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders formally declared an end to their political rivalry Tuesday, joining forces to take on a shared enemy: Donald Trump.
"I have come here to make it as clear as possible why I am endorsing Hillary Clinton and why she must become our next president," Sanders said at a joint rally here. "Secretary Clinton has won the Democratic nomination and I congratulate her for that."
The 74-year-old self-described democratic socialist, who has been a thorn in Clinton's side over the last year, pledged to support his former rival through Election Day: "I intend to do everything I can to make certain she will be the next president of the United States.""
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