(JTA) — Cardi B is supporting Bernie Sanders for president.
The rapper said she likes the 77-year-old Jewish senator from Vermont and Democratic presidential candidate because of his long history of activism.
“I don’t know, you know, I’ma always go with Bernie,” she told Variety. “Bernie don’t say things to be cool. Like, there’s pictures of him being an activist from a very, very, very long time.”
The rapper, who has 42.8 million followers on Instagram and 5.6 million followers on Twitter, has been vocal about her political views.
Last fall, she performed at a New York City bar mitzvah for around half a million dollars.