Sanders: ‘Much too early’ to say if I’ll run for president again
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Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersSchiff blasts Trump for making 'false claims' about Russia intel: 'You've betrayed America. Again.' Buttigieg campaign claims 'irregularities' in Nevada caucuses Poll: Sanders leads 2020 Democratic field with 28 percent, followed by Warren and Biden MORE (I-Vt.) said it is “much too early” for him to consider a 2020 presidential run.

“It is much too early to talk about that,” Sanders said during a CNN town hall Monday night.

Sanders, who will be 79 years old in 2020, said Americans should not be worrying about who will be running for president in the future, but instead must focus on the most pressing issues facing the country today.

“What we have got to worry about is how we deal with the issues that impact us today,” he added.

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He said he believes his ability to focus on important issues during his 2016 presidential campaign is what inspired his supporters the most. Sanders lost the 2016 Democratic nomination to Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonSchiff blasts Trump for making 'false claims' about Russia intel: 'You've betrayed America. Again.' The problem with Trump's Middle East peace plan Trump's Intel moves spark Democratic fury MORE, who was then defeated by Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpSchiff blasts Trump for making 'false claims' about Russia intel: 'You've betrayed America. Again.' Poll: Sanders leads 2020 Democratic field with 28 percent, followed by Warren and Biden More than 6 in 10 expect Trump to be reelected: poll MORE.

Millions of Americans rallied behind Sanders during his bid for the Democratic nomination for president. Sanders ignited what he calls a "political revolution."

Sanders endorsed challenger Hillary Clinton when he lost the nomination over the summer.