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Sanders returns to North Carolina for campaign rallies

Posted: 5:25 AM, Feb 14, 2020
Updated: 2020-02-14 05:26:23-05
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DURHAM, N.C. - Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is returning to North Carolina to build support in a Super Tuesday state.

Sanders scheduled rallies on Friday morning in Durham and in the afternoon in Charlotte.

The Vermont senator is trying to build on momentum from a victory in Tuesday's New Hampshire presidential primary and an essential first-place tie last week in Iowa's caucuses.

Sanders last visited North Carolina in September, but he's back now that early in-person voting for the March 3 primary started Thursday.

Michael Bloomberg held rallies on Thursday in the Triad and in Raleigh.