Bernie Sanders Sells Us Out Too

All the Senate Dimocrats have voted for the health care reform bill, and with little fanfare Bernie Sanders joined them becoming the 60ith asshole.

http://politics.nytimes.com/co…

Did it have anything to do with this? Eh, Bernie?

WASHINGTON, December 17 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture today detailed plans to distribute $290 million to struggling dairy farmers. The assistance is part of a $350 million dairy assistance measure Congress approved at the request of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.).

The measure that provides $290 million for direct support to dairy farmers will result in a payment of about $8,000 to the typical Vermont farmer.  Another $60 million was set aside nationwide to purchase cheese for food banks and nutrition progr….

http://sanders.senate.gov/news…

Fuck each and every senator.

Fuck You Too, Bernie ! May you all go to hell.

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  1. To me, this is proof enough that even though a strong third party in the US might help some, it wouldn’t do much without removing all the money from the picture–all of it, and even then we’d still be in the woodshed.  

    • Arctor on December 21, 2009 at 6:33 pm

    to be the one who kills healthcare for all (haha), for that you have to be a nutjob like Liebershit or at least someone who will get paid off by health insurers. Sanders is just one more progressive shnook with a big mouth and tiny balls. Well let’s see what our “brave” Progressive Caucus in the House will do? Beyond Kucinich, anyone think we’ll hold even a half-dozen?  

    • Xanthe on December 21, 2009 at 6:59 pm

    that the nationwide foodbank and the clinics (which are needed) are more generously scattered.  And the clinics especially are a good idea – I’ve often thought of it myself.  Vermont farmers are getting money – not some corporate structure – I see a difference.

     

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