Bernie Sanders and Pope Francis Meet Briefly at the Vatican

April 16, 2016 6:22 PM

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Bernie Sanders and Pope Francis Meet Briefly at the Vatican

VATICAN CITY — Senator Bernie Sanders, the Democratic presidential candidate, met briefly with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Saturday morning before the pontiff’s trip to Greece.

“I conveyed to him my great admiration for the extraordinary work that he is doing all over the world in demanding that morality be part of our economy,” Mr. Sanders said during his flight back to New York from Rome. “We have got to move toward a moral economy, not simply an economy based on greed,”...

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