Bernie Sanders: Obama Dealt Social Security ‘A Major Victory’ In Budget (Audio/Video)
February 24, 2014

Via Americans Against The Tea Party:

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 le

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