Friday, December 10, 2010

This Is What Sanders Means When He Calls Himself A Socialist

Sanders Is Busting, How To Make A Point On The Hill

Senator Bernie Sanders (Independent from VT) is holding a sort of preview filibuster over the massive tax break millionaires are about to get.  He's making the hell of a lot of sense, and Senator Mary Landrieu (Democrat from LA) has joined his cause. Who would have thought it would only be the one Independent and a Democratic colleague fighting for deficit reduction in the Senate.

Watch it live at c-span.

I'm a fan of Sen. Sanders.  He was the subject of one of my first posts at The Snare General, which dealt with wealth distribution.

Here's The Hill's run down of what is going on here.