Yes!!! Way to go, Bernie ….. #ArrestGovSnyder …. and send him to jail!!
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The Detroit suburb of Flint, Michigan, is currently facing a manmade public health emergency after lead leaked into the town’s water supply. Now, 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders has released a statement calling for accountability — and the resignation of Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder.
Early Saturday morning, Sanders tweeted out a statement from his official account.
Sanders Statement: Michigan Governor Must Resign over Flint Lead-Poisoning Crisis pic.twitter.com/6hDPRg5iWw
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) January 16, 2016
According to his statement, Snyder must resign due to his failure to deal with the crisis.
“There are no excuses,” Sanders wrote. “The governor long ago knew about the lead in Flint’s water. He did nothing. As a result, hundreds of children were poisoned. Thousands may have been exposed to potential brain damage from lead.”
Then, quite plainly, Sanders said, “Gov. Snyder should resign.”
Sanders’ statement comes only…
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