Sanders says it was 'absolutely' appropriate for Sinema to be censured

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(CNN) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said Sunday it was appropriate for the Arizona Democratic Party to censure moderate Sen. Kyrsten Sinema for her vote against a filibuster carve-out for voting rights, a key priority for Democrats. "Absolutely it was. On that particular vote that she and (West...

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This appears to be censuring someone who was elected by the people to represent them as she was expected to do after her election. If we can censure someone for performing appropriately in their position as a representative of the people, isn't that leaning toward supporting a dictatorship. The people should be able to disagree and be represented as such, if that is the case. Democracy as the people understand it is not being represented in the action against Senator Sinema. We respect this senator for representing us!


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