The stakes will be high next week in Las Vegas when Sen. Bernie Sanders participates in the first Democratic presidential debate. Vermont rivals who have engaged in rhetorical battles with him handicap his performance.
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders has raised $40 million since his announcement and boasts more than a million online contributions.
After a rocky start, Sen. Bernie Sanders meets with members of Black Lives Matter and other groups and makes subtle changes in platform.
Despite an admonition by party leaders not to endorse primary candidates, Marlboro Democrats embrace Sen. Bernie Sanders for president.
News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders Sept. 25, 2015 Contact: Michael Briggs (202) 224-5141 WASHINGTON, Sept. 25 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) and 10 of their colleagues today sent a letter urging the Obama administration not to approve oil drilling off the coast of Alaska. “At a time when our planet […]
News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders Sept. 24, 2015 Contact: Michael Briggs (202) 224-5141 WASHINGTON, Sept. 24 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and seven of their colleagues introduced legislation today to repeal a tax on certain health plans. Sanders opposed the provision when it was included in the Affordable Care Act, […]
After hedging for months, Hillary Clinton took a stance last week on the controversial Keystone pipeline.
News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders Sept. 21, 2015 Contacts: Michael Briggs (Sanders) – (202) 224-5141 Jennifer Werner (Cummings) – (202) 226-5181 WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, sent a letter to Turing Pharmaceuticals, requesting information […]
While they are unlikely to be swayed by Sen. Bernie Sanders’ liberal views, the audience at the college for evangelical Christians was open to the discussion.
A coalition of nearly 20 Democratic state representatives have created a video in support of the presidential campaign of Sen. Bernie Sanders, praising the work Sanders has done in the state and on a national level. “Bernie, Bernie, he’s my boy. Never, never a billionaire’s toy,” Rep. Jim McCullough, D-Williston, says in the video.RELATED STORIESSanders […]
Like Howard Dean, Bernie Sanders will flame out early. And believe me, it hurts to write that sentence.
News Release — Bernie 2016 Sept. 16, 2015 Contact: Michael Briggs (802) 233-8653 ‘Waiting, Waiting, Waiting,’ Sanders Says as Republicans Don’t Debate Real Issues WASHINGTON – As Republican presidential candidates debated on Wednesday, Sen. Bernie Sanders took to Twitter at #DebateWithBernie to take on the White House hopefuls for ignoring critical issues. “Rich get […]
News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders Sept. 15, 2015 Contact: Michael Briggs (202) 224-5141 WASHINGTON, Sept. 15 – U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today announced the Department of Health and Human Services awarded $2.7 million to 10 community health centers throughout Vermont. The health centers will use this new federal funding to offer more than […]
Online poll finds Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders ahead of Hillary Clinton by 10 points in Iowa and 20 points in New Hampshire in Democratic presidential contest.