Book Discussion on The Speech

Independent Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont discussed his eight and a half hour speech that he delivered on the Senate floor on December… read more

Independent Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont discussed his eight and a half hour speech that he delivered on the Senate floor on December 10, 2010. In the speech, Senator Sanders was critical of President Obama’s extension of the Bush administration tax cuts for top earners and diminished estate tax rates as well as the disappearance of America’s middle class. Senator Sanders talked about the speech, which was recently published into a book, and responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on The Speech

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300123-1
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 25, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 18, 2011

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  • Jun 25, 2011 | 11:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 26, 2011 | 3:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 27, 2011 | 5:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 17, 2011 | 8:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 18, 2011 | 12:28am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 18, 2011 | 4:11am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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