Bernie Sanders – Bernie Sanders overstates recession aid to Wall Street banks

The Truth-o-Meter says: Half-True | Bernie Sanders overstates recession aid to Wall Street banks

Sen. Bernie Sanders marked his return to the campaign trail after a heart attack with a huge outdoor rally in New York City. Sanders stayed focused on his core message that corporate power drives government policy at the expense of hundreds of millions of Americans.  On student debt, Sanders said he would cancel every bit of it with money from a new tax on financial transactions. "If Congress eleven years ago, against my vote, could bail out the crooks on Wall Street and provide them with trillions of dollars of zero interest loans," Sanders said Oct. 19. "You know …

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