New Report Suggests Bernie Sanders is Actually A MILLIONAIRE HIMSELF

If you’ve ever heard Bernie Sanders talk for more than 30 seconds, you know he despises millionaires and billionaires, but what about his net worth? Bernie might be a bit wealthier than he’s admitting.

Accuracy in Media reports:

Financial Scandals Follow Socialist Millionaire Sanders

Responding to one of Anderson Cooper’s softball questions, socialist Bernie Sanders (I-VT) told the CNN Town Hall on Wednesday night that he lives a frugal life and indicated that he doesn’t care about money or status. “I have a small Chevrolet,” he said. “It is one of the smallest Chevys that they make.” He said it was about five years old.

But James O’Brien, a political consultant and former publisher of Campaigns & Elections magazine, says the career politician, who has been a mayor, member of Congress and U.S. senator, has achieved the financial status of a millionaire.

O’Brien has analyzed the financial status of Sanders and his wife, including their financial disclosure report, and has concluded they have a net worth in the range of $1.2 to $1.5 million, not the $700,000 or less that is usually reported by the media.

Rather than “Feel the Bern,” the phrase associated with popular support for the self-declared “democratic socialist,” O’Brien says that Sanders is personally “Feelin’ the Wealth.”

The report also gets into the financial scandals which have dogged Bernie and his wife:

Equally significant, his wife, Jane O’Meara Sanders, left her position as president of Burlington College under controversial circumstances and is now being accused of federal bank fraud. She left her position at the college and was given a severance package known as a “golden parachute” that also benefited Senator Sanders’ personal wealth.

Brady C. Toensing, a partner with the law firm of diGenova & Toensing, has filed a legal complaint with federal authorities requesting an investigation into apparent federal bank fraud committed by Ms. Sanders. His complaint was sent to Eric S. Miller, the U.S. Attorney for the District of Vermont, and Fred W. Gibson, Jr., Acting Inspector General with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.

A Sanders spokesman told the Burlington Free Press that the complaint was an effort to throw mud at the presidential candidate.

Congratulations to our totally unbiased media for looking into all this.

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  • another_engineer

    typical.. liberals are all liars and thieves

    • dragon7380

      Sanders is not a Liberal, he is an Independent….

  • I love to get class warfare lectures from millionaires and billionaires.

  • Ann Stone

    Hey, at least he cares about those, who are not as fortunate.

    • Everybodhi

      right.
      After he votes for the NRA backed bills, the terrible crime bills, the deregulation bills and every war bill, ever, except Iraq, and after he tried to dump Vermonts nuclear waste on Sierra Blanca, a town mostly of low income minorities on the Mexican border and after he fights to keep the 2.1 trillion boondoggle exploding F35 based in Burlington, and flying over low income neighborhoods, you still believe he’s in it for the little guy. I’m not so sure anymore, myself.
      His sanctimonious moral superiority really starts wearing thin when you start looking deeper into who he is, self righteousness is rarely a sign of true ideological purity but more often just another ego run amok.