Bernie Sanders Is Not a Scientist

Sanders and Rubio Are Not Scientists


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.