Bernie was in Brattleboro on Saturday for the Sixth Annual Strolling of the Heifers Parade. Organizer Orly Munzing puts on a wonderful event that promotes awareness of the importance of agriculture to Vermont. Photos below.
Sen. Sanders visited GroSolar, a White River Junction company that distributes solar panels. Here he is photographed with company president Jeff Wolfe.
Sen. Sanders also took the time to meet with high school students at Hartford High School.
Senator Sanders attended the grand opening of the new Missisquoi Bay Bridge. The bridge was dedicated to all Vermont's veterans, past, present, and future. He then traveled to Randolph for the State of Vermont's Memorial Day ceremony.
Senator Bernie Sanders - joined by Children's Defense Fund President Marian Wright Edelman -announced that he will introduce legislation to provide all children in the United States access to health care, including some 9 million children who are currently uninsured.
Senator Sanders spent Memorial Day marching in annual parades in Middlebury and Vergennes. Between parades and along the route he took time to discuss the many issues facing our veterans. Below the Senator discusses the rising cost of fuel prices with the driver of a purple compact car.