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Tom Cotton Endorses Bernie Sanders For The Democratic Nomination

"For many months, I've been strongly in favor of Bernie Sanders in the Democratic primary," the Arkansas senator joked.

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Republican Sen. Tom Cotton from Arkansas is feeling the Bern, joking that he strongly supports Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders' candidacy for the Democratic nomination.

"For many months, I've been strongly in favor of Bernie Sanders in the Democratic primary," Cotten said in a year-end interview on Arkansas Week: Special Edition that aired this week and was taped in December.

On the Republican side, Cotton said he doesn't have any plans to endorse.

Andrew Kaczynski is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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