Bernie Sanders Is Not a Scientist

Sanders and Rubio Are Not Scientists

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Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vermont) appeared on the Weather Channel Thursday to preview his new climate change bill that would raise taxes on fossil fuels.

The anchor asked Sanders on how a time table on converting to sustainable energy, Sanders said he was not a scientist:

ANCHOR: Senator, how quickly would you like to see us convert to sustainable energy?

BERNIE SANDERS: Look, I am not a scientist. I am telling you what the scientists tell us.

This echoes Sen. Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) similar assertion that he too was not a scientist.