Donald TrumpDonald TrumpPence: Supreme Court has chance to right 'historic wrong' with abortion ruling Prosecutor says during trial that actor Jussie Smollett staged 'fake hate crime' Overnight Defense & National Security — US, Iran return to negotiating table MORE early Sunday accused Bernie SandersBernie SandersSenate GOP blocks defense bill, throwing it into limbo This week: Congress starts year-end legislative sprint Restless progressives eye 2024 MORE of lying by saying the Vermont senator's "disrupters" aren't told to go to the GOP front-runner's events.
Trump also threatened in a tweet that his supporters would go to Sanders events if the Democratic hopeful wasn't "careful."
Bernie Sanders is lying when he says his disruptors aren't told to go to my events. Be careful Bernie, or my supporters will go to yours!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 13, 2016
Sanders said on Saturday his supporters are not to blame for violence that broke out at a planned Trump rally in Chicago.
"I don't think our supporters are inciting. What our supporters are doing is responding to a candidate who has, in fact, in many ways, encouraged violence," Sanders said at a press conference, according to CNN. "When he talks about ... 'I wish we were in the old days when you could punch somebody in the head.' What do you think that says to his supporters?"
During a campaign stop on Saturday, Trump said his supporters "caused no problem."
"They were taunted; they were harassed by these other people — by the way, some represented Bernie, our communist friend," Trump said.
—This report was updated at 8:25 a.m.