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Nurses union head, backing Sanders, resists call for party unity

RoseAnn DeMoro, whose National Nurses United was one of the first major labor unions to back Bernie Sanders, was still enraged on Wednesday as she talked about the Associated Press announcement on Monday night that Hillary Clinton had won the Democratic primary. DeMoro was with Sanders at a massive rally in San Francisco when the Vermont senator received the news, on the eve of the California primary. “It was sad … they knew they had sabotaged his campaign,’’ she told POLITICO Wednesday. “I think because of the AP and the Clinton collusion — both making the announcement subverting democracy — it really suppressed the vote in California and in other states.’’