Sanders comments on VP rumors
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Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersOvernight Defense: Senate passes 0B defense bill | 3,000 US troops heading to Afghanistan | Two more Navy officials fired over ship collisions Senate passes 0B defense bill Dems fear lasting damage from Clinton-Sanders fight MORE on Monday night brushed off speculation that he would be considered for vice president on the Democratic ticket.

When moderator Bret Baier asked during a Fox News town hall about the Vermont senator's senior aide floating these rumors, Sanders said he's focusing on his presidential campaign.

"We are talking about running this campaign to win to become president of the United States," Sanders said during a Democratic town hall hosted by Fox News, "not talking about vice president."