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Response to FDRsGhost (Reply #39)

Mon Apr 3, 2017, 09:52 AM

61. But he told all those people that he'd remain a Democrat, and run in the future

 

as a Democrat. But then did the exact opposite the moment he lost the nomination.

(as reported here: http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/dem-primaries/277086-sanders-will-be-democrat-for-life-campaign-says)

What's being "put to rest" here, that what he told all those millions of people something when he was courting their vote, including the people who elected him, and then changed his mind?

No one is saying it's bad that he chooses to vote with Dems, just that he has chosen to not be a Democrat, despite promises to the contrary, so it's kinds of stupid to be so upset when people acknowledge the reality that he's the Independent Senator from Vermont and not the Democratic Senator from Vermont.

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