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Response to libdem4life (Reply #35)

Tue Jan 12, 2016, 12:52 PM

36. Here's what Bernie said:

"I promise at the end of my first term we won't have more people in jail than in any other country."

It's from a tweet that linked in the article. The article goes on the describe why it would be impossible to accomplish that.

Again this is not about taking steps toward reducing the prison population. This is about a specific goal that Bernie said he would accomplish in 4 years. His stated goal is not possible, it's a clear exaggeration.

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