Bernie held five Town Meetings over the Memorial Day weekend in Richford, Orleans, Hardwick, Stowe, and Bradford with some 500 people coming out to discuss the major issues of the day—including the economy, health care, and energy issues.
Senator Sanders spoke at a Capitol Hill rally hosted by the California Nurses Association. As part of National Nurses Week, the association was showing their strong support for Sander’s state-administered, single-payer health care legislation, S. 703, and a similar proposal in the U.S. House. Click here to watch a video of the rally.
A group of about 15 students from Putney Grammar School’s eighth-grade class met with Senator Sanders on the steps of the United States Capitol to discuss current affairs in Washington and to gain a better understanding of Congress.