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Sanders to visit Coker University

Sanders to visit Coker University


HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Bernie Sanders’ next stop in the Pee Dee includes a visit to Coker University.

Late Wednesday afternoon, the Sanders campaign confirmed the U.S. senator from Vermont will attend an education town hall event at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday at Coker’s Davidson Auditorium. Tuesday is the day after the Galivants Ferry Stump.

The town hall also will feature two-time Congressional District 7 candidate Mal Hyman.

Sanders announced his campaign for the Democratic nomination on Feb. 19.

Doors for the town hall open at 10:15 a.m. The program will begin at 11:15 a.m.

Davidson Auditorium is at 311 E. Home Ave. in Hartsville.

Tickets are not required, but an RSVP is encouraged. Entrance is provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

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I cover the city of Florence, the county of Florence, the state legislative delegation of Florence County and surrounding areas, and the federal delegation representing the Pee Dee for the Morning News.

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