Sen. torched host at Tuesday night’s for grilling the candidates about their health care proposals in between commercial breaks that featured advertisements for major drug companies.
“Jake, your question is a Republican talking point,” said the Vermont senator after Tapper pressed multiple candidates to say whether they would raise taxes on most Americans in order to pay for universal health care coverage.
“And, by the way, the health care industry will be advertising tonight on this program,” Sanders continued over crosstalk. “They will be advertising tonight with that talking point.”
Like clockwork, it happened:
the ad break includes a commercial for a pill named “otezla” that partially clears skin at the cost of nausea, diarrhea