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Fortune: President Bernie Sanders: Bad for bankers, perhaps not so bad for banks

"One year ago, the idea of a Bernie Sanders presidency was laughable. Hillary Clinton may not be the perfect candidate, the thinking it went, but there was no way Democrats would vote for a septuagenarian, democratic-socialist, Independent Senator from Vermont; one who honeymooned in the Soviet Union and offered support for the socialist Sandinistas in Nicaragua in the 1980s. There was no way that guy had any chance to be president, right?"


"If there’s one group that is likely shaking at the thought of a President Sanders, it’s the financial sector.