Bernie SandersBernie SandersSanders joins Biden atop 2020 Democratic field: poll The Hill's Morning Report - Trump trial begins with clashes, concessions Trump on Clinton's Sanders comments: 'She's the one that people don't like' MORE late Wednesday bemoaned the Democratic presidential primary schedule, focusing on its early contests in the South. 

"I think that having so many Southern states go first kind of distorts reality," Sanders said during his latest appearance on "The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore."

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"Since we've been out of the South, we've been doing pretty well," Sanders remarked. He insisted that despite Clinton's big delegate lead, some of the superdelegates "are going to be coming over."

"The day will come when progressives will win in Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana," Sanders said, prompting laughter from his host.

Sanders opened his fourth appearance on the show referencing GOP contender Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzWhat to watch for on Day 2 of Senate impeachment trial Senate Republicans muscle through rules for Trump trial Cruz: White House not expected to push motion to dismiss impeachment articles MORE's barbs against rival Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpRouhani says Iran will never seek nuclear weapons Trump downplays seriousness of injuries in Iran attack after US soldiers treated for concussions Trump says Bloomberg is 'wasting his money' on 2020 campaign MORE's "New York values" of donating in the past to Democrats.

"Guess what, Ted Cruz? I have New York values," Sanders responded, mentioning issues such as raising the minimum wage that he's focused on while campaigning in the state.

He also took a shot at Trump himself.

"Mr. Trump, you wouldn't know New York values if they were written in 50-foot gold letters on the side of the Empire State Building," Sanders said.

"New York values are the Statute of Liberty, not a wall between us and Mexico," he continued.

"The truth is, New York values are American values, there are no difference," Sanders said, dropping his mic on the stage.

The candidates are campaigning in New York ahead of its primary Tuesday.