Gym to Bring Bernie, AOC to Philly for Campaign Rally

The former councilwoman expects to bring in progressive superstars for a rally event this weekend

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Former city councilmember turned Democratic mayoral candidate Helen Gym plans to hold a rally this weekend with some of the biggest names in progressive politics.

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders and New York Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez -- both Democrats -- are expected to be in attendance.

On social media on Wednesday, Gym announced the event, saying it will be a rally "all about joy, possibility, and people power."

The event will be held at Franklin Music Hall on Sunday, starting at 4:30 p.m.

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