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Vermonters prepare to invade New Hampshire on Bernie’s behalf

Bernie Sanders' supporter David Reed of Putney displays one of his campaign T-shirts at an event in Brattleboro on Thursday. Photo by Mike Faher/VTDigger

Windham County supporters of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign held a meeting in Brattleboro Thursday night to organize for the New Hampshire primary.

Vermont Health Centers receive national recognition and additional funding

News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders Aug. 25, 2015 Contact: Michael Briggs (202) 224-5141 BURLINGTON, Aug. 25 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) announced today that all 11 community health centers in Vermont received funding totaling $493,860, in recognition of their achievements providing high quality health care. The awards are Vermont’s share of $63.3 million in […]

Shumlin stumps for Clinton in New Hampshire

Gov. Peter Shumlin speaks with Claremont, N.H., residents Christopher Rice and Chuck Goodwin during an organized Hillary Clinton meeting at the home of Kyle and David Messier in Claremont on Monday, August 24, 2015. Shumlin spoke at the event to show his support for Clinton. Photo by Kristen Zeis/Valley News

Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin tells New Hampshire audiences why he thinks Hillary Clinton would make a better president than Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders.

Margolis: Sanders on the ‘billionaire’ class

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It would be no surprise if Sanders did win the New Hampshire primary. He is ahead of Clinton in one poll and has come closer to her in all the others.

Sanders hiring workers for N.H. campaign

Bernie Sanders as Uncle Sam. Painted by Flickr user DonkeyHotey.

Do you have an impressive resume with a few years of political campaign experience, and expertise in organizing, field operations, data delivery or digital communications? Most importantly, do you feel the Bern? If so, Bernie Sanders wants you – to apply for one of his campaign’s leadership roles in New Hampshire. Four job titles were […]

Sanders sparks Vermont video boom

Grand Isle singer Julia Kate Davis wrote and performed a tribute song to Bernie Sanders – and wealth redistribution – in a May 19, 2015 You Tube video. Photo courtesy of the artist.

Dozens of home-produce songs about Bernie Sanders have proliferated all over the Internet, though the nationwide trend started in Sanders’ home state.

Sanders hires new press secretary, draws huge crowds on West Coast swing

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Symone Sanders – no relation to Bernie – is the Sanders campaign’s new national press secretary. A veteran of progressive politics in her home state of Nebraska, she is the national committee chair for the D.C.-based Coalition for Juvenile Justice, a criminal justice reform group.

Poll: Sanders surges ahead of Clinton in NH

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Forty-four percent of respondents said they would vote for Sanders, while 37 percent would cast ballots for Clinton.

Matt Dickinson & Hayden Dublois: Why Bernie is wrong on Citizens United

While Sanders’ claim regarding the impact of Citizens United on campaign finance may resonate with his followers, research by political scientists on money and politics paints a decidedly different picture.

Sanders marks Voting Rights Act anniversary, introduces legislation to increase voter turnout

News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders Aug. 6, 2015 Contact: Michael Briggs (202) 224-5141 WASHINGTON, Aug. 6 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) spoke today on the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act at a rally hosted by leading civil rights organizations. With the Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial as a backdrop, Sanders called for […]

Sanders proposes public funding of elections to replace ‘corrupt’ system of ‘legalized bribery’

News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders Aug. 4, 2015 Contact: Michael Briggs (202) 224-5141 WASHINGTON, Aug. 4 – In a Senate floor speech today, Sen. Bernie Sanders said he will introduce legislation to provide public funding of elections to replace a “corrupt” system of “legalized bribery’ with candidates “begging for contributions from the wealthy and […]

Sanders denounces Republican attack on women

News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders Aug. 3, 2015 Contact: Michael Briggs (202) 224-5141 WASHINGTON, August 3– Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) issued the following statement today after voting against a motion to start debate on a bill to cut all funding to Planned Parenthood: “For decades, Republicans have been trying to deny a woman the […]

‘This is a people’s campaign,’ Sanders tells N.H. crowd

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Sen. Bernie Sanders caps six-stop tour of New Hampshire with rousing speech in Claremont.

Curtiss Reed Jr.: Advice for Bernie Sanders on racial injustice

Understand that you, Bernie, are a work in progress; addressing racial injustice starts with the personal — the “being” is as important as the “doing.”

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