Tuesday, October 18, 2011

"Bernie Sanders: ‘Occupy’ protests pushing Obama to stand with working people" (with video)

RAW STORY with video (03:18) from Countdown:
Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont said Monday night that the ongoing “Occupy Wall Street” demonstration presented Barack Obama with an opportunity to stand with working people and push for a new jobs bill.

“I think what the president is catching on to is that the American people want him to stand up tall and straight on behalf of working families who are struggling desperately today and take on the big money interests who are so powerful and the wealthiest people who are doing phenomenally well,” he said. MORE...

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