Sanders spoke about the drug war and immigration, but when pressed on the levels of violence in Central America caused by the U.S.’ deportation of hardened gang members, the Vermont Senator said “Look, you’re asking me questions about the impact on Central America, which honestly I should know more than I do know.”
UPDATE: This frightening quote from Bernie's Senate Blog:
"These days, the American dream is more apt to be realized in South America, in places such as Ecuador, Venezuela and Argentina, where incomes are actually more equal today than they are in the land of Horatio Alger. Who's the banana republic now?"
Do you want to be the next Venezuela? It frightens me that he looks to Latin American socialism as a model for future development, when the human rights record in Venezuela under Chavez was anything but good.
UPDATE: Do you like bread lines? Because Bernie thinks they are the sign of a country that is functioning well:
Scary, scary stuff.