Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersDeVos knocks free college push as 'socialist takeover of higher education' The Hill's 12:30 Report — Presented by Capital One — Giuliani denies discussing preemptive pardon with Trump Manchin: Ocasio-Cortez 'more active on Twitter than anything else' MORE (I-Vt.) said on Sunday that he thinks his campaign still has a plausible path to the nomination.

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"I think we do have a path to victory," Sanders said on CBS's "Face the Nation" on Sunday.

Sanders said that although he was "beaten very badly" Saturday in South Carolina, losing by a large margin to rival Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonTrump has discussed possible pardons for three eldest children, Kushner: report McCaskill: 'Hypocrisy' for GOP to target Biden nominee's tweets after Trump Biden budget pick sparks battle with GOP Senate MORE, there are several states coming up in which he expects to do well.

He said the results in South Carolina are likely going to be "about as bad as it's going to get" for his campaign.

"I think we're going to win here in Minnesota; I think we're going to win in Colorado; I think we're going to win in Oklahoma; I think we're going to do really well in Massachusetts; and I think we're going to win in Vermont," he said.

"And I think we've got a number of states coming up that we're going to do extremely well and possibly winning, including California and New York State."

He added that his campaign's message has been resonating with people across the country.