On Saturday, as Common Dreams reports, Sanders’ campaign manager Jeff Weaver said DNC officials must be held to account for their behavior during the campaign.

Regarding Clinton’s choice for vice president, Sanders explained that though he knows Kaine as “a very smart guy and a very nice guy” from their work together in the Senate, his “political views are not my political views.” Noting that many of Sanders’ supporters spent the weekend expressing disappointment with Clinton’s choice,  NBC‘s Chuck Todd specifically ask Sanders if he considered Kaine “progressive” or not.

“He is more conservative that I am,” Sanders responded. “Would I have preferred to see someone like [Senator from Massachusetts] Elizabeth Warren selected by Secretary Clinton? Yes I would have.”

With widespread concern that Sanders supporters will not throw their weight behind the Clinton candidacy, Sanders made clear during Sunday’s round of interviews that despite his quarrels and criticisms with the DNC, his primary focus at this point is defeating the Repulican presidential nominee Donald Trump. “I think by temperament he is unqualified to be president,” Sanders said. “You have a guy running for president who rejects science—doesn’t even believe climat change is real, let alone wants to do something about it.”

Courtesy of the DNC’s YouTube channel, you can watch the whole MTP interview with Sanders below:

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