Bernie Sanders's Vote on National Defense Authorization Act - 2011

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A woman called the show today, quoting Chris Hedges as having said Senator Sanders voted in favor of the NDAA last December. Bernie and Thom assured her he did not. Here's the actual vote:

http://www.govtrack.us/congress/votes/112-2011/s218

Indeed, Bernie was one of only seven Senators who voted nay.

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