Sanders: Democrats Have Allowed Republicans ‘to Get Away with Murder

Posted 113 days ago


Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union” that Democrats have allowed Republicans “to get away with murder.”

Anchor Dana Bash said, “Let’s go back to the notion of how you’re going to do what President Biden talked about, passing what he called big chunks of the social spending and climate plan. You say you want every senator to vote. Can you specifically talk about how you’re going to — you want to go about doing that? How can you get these things, not just to have political votes to show that Republicans are against it, but more importantly, how can you pass at least the bare minimum of what you think you can?”

Sanders said, “What’s most important is that the ideas we’re fighting for are enormously popular. 70%, 80% of the Americ... (Read more)