Bernie Sanders added to NY primary ballot

Bernie Sanders
In this Jan. 19, 2016, photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. speaks at the Fort Museum Opera House in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Sanders is attracting Americans who are in search of more than a protest vote. Yes, Sanders’ backers say they’re frustrated with a system they believe is rigged for the wealthy. But many say their support for the Vermont senator is also driven by real hope in his promise of a political revolution and a belief that his ideas are bold enough to bring economic security to the middle class. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

NEW YORK (NEWS10) – Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ name will now be on the state’s primary ballot.

Sanders said he’s gotten 75,000 signatures to have his name added to the ballot for New York’s primary election.

Candidates need 15,000 signatures to get on the ballot.

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