BERN NOTICE: Bernie Defends Social Security & Medicare While Trump Considers Cuts

Bernie has fought to protect and expand the programs -- and will do exactly that as president

The New York Times reports that during an interview at the Davos gathering of the global elite, “President Trump suggested that he would be willing to consider cuts to social safety-net programs like Medicare" and Social Security — which the newspaper notes is “an apparent shift from his 2016 campaign promise to protect funding for such entitlements.”

Bernie has fought to block cuts to Social Security and Medicare for his entire career — and he has pushed to expand those programs. In response to Trump’s comments today, Bernie reiterated his longstanding pledge to oppose cuts and expand the programs when he wins the election:

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