Sen. Bernie Sanders may be moving toward endorsing Hillary Clinton next week following a full meeting of the Democratic National Committee platform committee.

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The expectation in Sander circles, said a well-placed source, is that the self-declared democratic socialist from Vermont will be able to cite issues he pushed into the platform by defining the issues during the primary race.

Some Clinton supporters have been expressing anxiety that Sanders had not yet declared his backing with the Democratic convention looming.