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Sen. Bernie Sanders Springfield MA, speaking Speaking to a crowd of 6,000(pics)

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Bernie Sanders energizes the crowd, calls for political revolution at Springfield rally


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Democratic presidential hopeful and U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., blasted income inequality in America and called for a political revolution to rebuild the middle class during a fiery speech at the city's MassMutual Center Saturday.

Sanders, who visited the Springfield arena as part of a Massachusetts campaign swing, touched on issues like income and wealth inequality, campaign finance overhauls,high prescription drug costs and college affordability in his wide-ranging, hour-long speech.

Speaking to a crowd of 6,000 supporters, the Vermont senator stressed that his campaign is different from others as it's "designed not only to elect someone president of the United States, but to build a political movement."
http://www.masslive.com/politics/index.ssf/2015/10/us_sen_bernie_sanders_says_x_i.html

updated article at MassLive.com
http://www.masslive.com/politics/index.ssf/2015/10/presidential_campaign_rally_at.html#incart_river
US Sen. Bernie Sanders' presidential supporters tout him as a genuine candidate, praise campaign platform

Supporters attending U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders', I-Vt., rally in Springfield Saturday, praised the 2016 Democratic presidential candidate's campaign message and what they called his"authentic" approach.

Around 6,000 people filled the MassMutual Center for the Vermont senator's rally and speech - twice the amount event organizers estimated. Attendees, who met his hour-long remarks with deafening applause, painted Sanders as a candidate who will fight for Americans of all backgrounds and not corporate interests.

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"I really never thought I would care about a mainstream political candidate, but Bernie is actually pretty on the ball with things," Jensen said. "Typically I would vote independent or third party, but I am very likely going to be voting for Sanders."


Thousands Rally In Springfield to Support of Sanders


Some 6,000 people were "feeling the Bern" in Springfield on Saturday.

Bernie Sanders, who seeking to run for the Oval Office in 2016 on the Democratic ticket, called for a "political revolution" at a campaign stump at the Mass Mutual Center.

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"Our campaign is a different type of campaign. It is a grassroots campaign designed not only to elect someone to be president of the United States but to build a political movement," Sanders said to boisterous applause and cheers.

http://www.iberkshires.com/story/50304/Thousands-Rally-In-Springfield-to-Support-of-Sanders.html

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Reply Sen. Bernie Sanders Springfield MA, speaking Speaking to a crowd of 6,000(pics) (Original post)
cal04 Oct 2015 OP
jkbRN Oct 2015 #1
TheCowsCameHome Oct 2015 #2
azmom Oct 2015 #3
cal04 Oct 2015 #5
stage left Oct 2015 #6
aspirant Oct 2015 #13
rhett o rick Oct 2015 #4
passiveporcupine Oct 2015 #7
840high Oct 2015 #12
passiveporcupine Oct 2015 #14
sabrina 1 Oct 2015 #8
SoapBox Oct 2015 #9
Uncle Joe Oct 2015 #10
tomm2thumbs Oct 2015 #11

Response to cal04 (Original post)

Sat Oct 3, 2015, 05:46 PM

1. Get it, Bernie!!!

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Response to cal04 (Original post)

Sat Oct 3, 2015, 05:47 PM

2. And calling for stricter gun control.

You da man, Bern.

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Response to cal04 (Original post)

Sat Oct 3, 2015, 05:52 PM

3. My daughter and college friends were there!

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Response to azmom (Reply #3)

Sat Oct 3, 2015, 06:13 PM

5. Wow! Thank you azmom for the Great pic!

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Response to azmom (Reply #3)

Sat Oct 3, 2015, 06:13 PM

6. Great Pic.

Looks like a lot of young people are on board with Bernie.

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Response to stage left (Reply #6)

Sat Oct 3, 2015, 08:37 PM

13. How many of these youngsters do you think are polled regularly on their cell phones?

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Response to cal04 (Original post)

Sat Oct 3, 2015, 05:58 PM

4. You go Sen Sanders. nm

 

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Response to cal04 (Original post)

Sat Oct 3, 2015, 06:18 PM

7. What does this old fart think he's up to?



Gotta love the Bern!

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Response to passiveporcupine (Reply #7)

Sat Oct 3, 2015, 08:23 PM

12. This old fart loves Bernie!!!

 

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Response to 840high (Reply #12)

Sun Oct 4, 2015, 03:12 PM

14. ME TOO!

both on "old fart" and loving Bernie.

He's eight years older than me and has a hell of a lot more energy than I do. He's amazing!

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Response to cal04 (Original post)

Sat Oct 3, 2015, 06:19 PM

8. Beautiful photos! Bernie the Candidate of the People NOT the Corporations!

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Response to cal04 (Original post)

Sat Oct 3, 2015, 06:32 PM

9. Wow!

Great pics of the crowd.

Go Berners!

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Response to cal04 (Original post)

Sat Oct 3, 2015, 07:05 PM

10. Those are some good pics.

Thanks for the thread, cal.

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Response to cal04 (Original post)

Sat Oct 3, 2015, 07:18 PM

11. but I thought SuperPAC money is what bought enthusiasm... I don't get it


what's going on?!!!!




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