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Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders to Make Trip to Chicago

The senator also visited Chicago in April, before he declared his candidacy, to endorse Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, who challenged Mayor Rahm Emanuel in a runoff election

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    Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will make a stop in Chicago Monday to campaign. (Published Monday, Aug. 17, 2015)

    Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders will make a stop in Chicago Monday on his campaign trail.

    The Vermont senator is scheduled to attend a meet-and-greet fundraiser at Park West, located at 322 W. Armitage Ave., at 5 p.m.

    Tickets for the event can be purchased online for $50, $250, $750 or $1,000.

    Sanders comes to Chicago after a weekend in Des Moines for the Iowa State Fair, where he drew big crowds.

    The senator also visited Chicago in April, before he declared his candidacy, to endorse Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, who challenged Mayor Rahm Emanuel in a runoff election. Sanders rallied with Garcia on the South Side and also pledged his support for 10th Ward City Council candidate Susan Sadlowski Garza.

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