Chicago (CBS) — Sen. Bernie Sanders, who announced his 2020 presidential campaign this past week, will hold a rally next Sunday at Navy Pier.
The Independent Senator from Vermont said in a Facebook post, “My time at the University of Chicago … changed my life and helped shape me into the person I am today.”READ MORE: This Earth Day, Gov. Pritzker Signs Executive Orders To Keep People's Utilities From Being Cut Off, Move State Government Toward Using Low- Or Zero-Emission Vehicles
Sanders graduated from the university in 1964.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Rain On The Way
A Facebook page for the rally has more than 850 people marked as attending.
Doors will open at 5:30 p.m., and the event will start at 7 p.m.MORE NEWS: Deandre Binion Charged With Shooting 21-Month-Old Kayden Swann In Lake Shore Drive Road Rage Attack
Anyone who plans to attend can RSVP here.