Monday, August 3rd, 2015
We checked a claim by Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders at a rally in Portland, Maine, on July 6, 2015.

Sanders hitting same themes as years ago

As the race for the  2016 presidential nominations heats up, PolitiFact Georgia is taking time to remind readers of our fact-checks from the candidates.

Each week, we alternate between the large Republican field and the relatively small Democratic offering. Today, we look at our checks on claims made by U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, an independent who is making waves in the Democratic race.

 

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