In a February 22 post on Bernie Sanders’ web site, the Senator pointed out that the American people made a difference in convincing President Obama to remove social security cuts from his budget.
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A ‘Major Victory’ on Social Security Sen. Bernie Sanders said grassroots opposition to Social Security cuts persuaded President Obama earlier this week to retreat from a proposal to cut benefits by changing how cost-of-living adjustments are calculated. “It amounts to a major, major victory for the people of this country,” Sanders said Friday on The Thom Hartmann Program. “The lesson is that when we can get the word out we can win these fights.” AUDIO[/box]
Watch Bernie Sanders staunchly defend Social Security in this amazing clip:
That is all.