The clueless Senator from Vermont

posted by
March 10, 2011
Fox News Forum    
Posted in PND Commentary

"Senator Bernie Sanders, I-VT, was so outraged that trinkets made at the Smithsonian are not manufactured in the United States that he wrote to the museum demanding it sell products made in the USA. 'That is pretty pathetic!' said the Senator. 'I was not aware that the collapse of our manufacturing base had gone that far.' He even stopped by Capitol gift shops to buy made-in-America products to take to a meeting with Smithsonian officials. Unfortunately for the clueless Senator, his choices demonstrated why we buy things from other countries, and why trade is good ..." [editor's note: Much as I respect Sen. Sanders for some of his defiance of Obama on the wars (both abroad and home), on this one Stossel has him dead-center - SAT] (03/10/11)


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