This article does a good job summarizing my key concerns with Bernie. Too many skeletons, I'm afraid...
The author of that Op-Ed is Gabriel Schoenfeld, who was a a senior advisor in the 2012 Mitt Romney campaign and is currently a senior fellow at the conservative think tank, Niskanen Center. Nikansen views agree with “conservatives’ belief in the wealth- creating power of free markets, and libertarians’ skepticism about the ability of technocratic elites to solve complex economic and social problems.” (Nikansen conspectus)
So I think it’s fair to say that they would be attacking Sanders even if his record wasn’t as perfect as Joe Biden’s.
In 2016, even Michael Bloomberg felt Senator Sanders was electable: he said Sanders would’ve crushed Trump.
Lastly, the below 👇happened two years ago versus almost 50 years ago with the McGovern issue.