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Some adult neighbor -- abetted senator Bernie Sanders might not sign on the mind yes he had a -- bud.
He might agree -- is being a slightly odd choice -- this time magazine.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- willing to vote you have.
We also don't but I gotta you credits you -- people agree it is interview you've been very consistent on has been very consistent about.
Where all these rescues were going what was that fed up to.
Where was this money being channeled and fumbled and all that so my hats off to articulated conservative liberal -- on this -- nobody who has.
But but now we have a guy be -- by no -- the time magazine.
As a person of the year -- for the reasons tonight outlines just for changing history that sort of what do you think just a choice.
I think it's -- we have third.
And it's equivalent if you become and I don't know you may be a great athlete than eleven now now now let's trust the -- billion look here's the story.
One of the major responsibilities.
Of the Fed is thought oversee the safety and soundness of our financial institutions is -- correct.
Indeed and that's one of the major that's their responsibility he -- I don't dislike the guy he's a Smart guy he's -- nice guy he fell at the job.
What do you know we face today value -- -- they say that things would have been a lot worse had he not done woody did with President Bush and followed through with President Obama when he's.
Global mobile what what what I'm saying is he failed.
He should -- been there to tell Wall Street that excuse me you can't convert all financial institutions into reckless gambling casinos.
Think his job with the prevent that from happening it happened.
Then after it happened yes he threw trillions of dollars at the problem.
And here are some of the things after the collapse.
That he could have done you know what -- could have done.
He could have said to these banks.
That are quote unquote too big to -- get a lot.
We -- gonna begin to break you -- but you know what has happened deal.
Three out of -- -- largest financial institutions in this country -- big get today than they were before we bailed them out because they were too big to fail.
You know what else he could -- -- He could have said -- the bail out banks you know what you can't charge Americans 20/20 530%.
Interest rates on.
Your credit cards that's usually that's absurd that's up yeah you know we credible for -- He could have demanded as President Obama try just the other day.
The fate of these banks you've got to lend money to small and medium size businesses so they can -- jobs and get us out of the recession.
Provable what he could have done is what he came before the budget committee on which tries to deal.
I asked -- -- you know mister chairman you'll have lent out.
Trillions of dollars and zero interest loans to -- financial institutions could you please tell me the names.
Of these financially -- -- but with a reasonable question and you know what he said.
No can't do it.
And we introduced legislation that day to make sure that he did it.
Well let me -- but he's -- cents a senator.
All these orders notwithstanding that.
He's gonna have more power.
And he's going to be reappointed -- stopping me appointment right -- doing so.
We're trying to stop the reappointment of Ben Bernanke defends the book that I put a hold on -- nomination.
Now where does that stand.
Well -- fans that at the very least he will now need sixty votes.
To get re nominate and I got to tell you one of the things that's interesting as you know deal.
I'm a strong progressive.
But on this particular issue we are working with some of the more conservative people in the senate and at the grassroots level.
There is say what we call -- left right coalition which does enough is enough Bernanke should not be reappointed.
While I had tears and I know you have much time but -- that is it's his voice but on health care.
You -- very dead set against them taking out a public option.
And it looks like they have for the time -- would you not vote for that then.
Well I'm struggling with -- some as of this point I'm not voting for the bill and and here's why you -- sorry senator you're not voting -- As of this moment I'm gonna do my best to make this bill a better bill a bill that -- -- -- wolf.
But I've indicated both of the White House and and the democratic leadership of my -- is not secure at this point and his that is the reason when the public option was withdrawn.
Both of Lieberman's actions.
What -- worry about is how do you control escalating health care of course how do you give competition for the private insurance companies or raising rates premium rates.
Outrageously everything Julia was full functional like this to make this much money as they can.
What -- along Medicare type public option would move.
Is at least provide competition.
To these private insurance companies and prevent I believe these -- increases -- rates.
So unless they change that they did not going to be counting on Bernie Sanders.
Well I'm doing my best right now to make this bill -- bill.
That works for the American people.
So they -- Joseph Lieberman and lose you.
-- -- -- -- Well we will see what happens.
All right senator thank you very much always gets.
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