Sanders points to disconnect between 'mainstream media' and public
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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie SandersBernie SandersOcasio-Cortez rolls out Twitch channel to urge voting Calls grow for Democrats to ramp up spending in Texas The Hill's Morning Report - Sponsored by Goldman Sachs - Tipping point week for Trump, Biden, Congress, voters MORE on Sunday highlighted a disconnect he sees between the mainstream media and the general public.

"Despite what the establishment thinks in talking to each other, it turns out that ordinary Americans want real change," the Vermont senator tweeted.

"What the mainstream media has got to understand is that they are far removed from the reality of where many American people are."

Sanders has been fighting for a series of progressive proposals and is looking to shape the Democratic Party's platform. His proposals include a $15 minimum wage and a single-payer healthcare system. 

He has vowed to continue fighting for his progressive platforms, calling on presumptive presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonTrump jokingly blames 'Crooked Hillary' after his rally mic stops working The Hill's Campaign Report: Two weeks to the election l Biden leads in new polls as debate looms l Trump pressures DOJ on Hunter Biden Trump remarks put pressure on Barr MORE during an interview earlier Sunday to "stand up" and "be bolder" on policies involving healthcare and education if she wants to win over his supporters.