U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) announced today that he intends to vote against confirmation of Antonio Weiss to be Undersecretary of Domestic Finance at the Treasury Department.
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) issued the following statement today on President Barack Obama’s executive order to defer deportation for millions of immigrants in the United States.
Sharp increases in prices for many generic drugs were examined today at a Senate hearing where three pharmaceutical companies refused to testify.
We are encouraging every Vermont dairy farmer to consider participating in the new Margin Protection Program (MPP) for Dairy that we worked to include as a part of the 2014 Farm Bill.
Vermont’s congressional delegation today announced that Congress has passed a measure that will rename the post office in Danville after Thaddeus Stevens.
News Release — Senator Bernie Sanders Nov. 18, 2014 Contact: Michael Briggs, (202) 224-5141 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., said today that it would be “insane” to construct the Keystone XL pipeline to ship the dirtiest oil on the planet from Canada’s tar sands region to refineries along the Gulf of Mexico. “The scientific community […]
Calling on the Postal Service to avert damaging service cuts and job losses, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) pointed to a new report today that revenue for the mail delivery service rose by $569 million during the fiscal year that just ended.
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today said blocking approval of a Keystone XL oil pipeline is “a no-brainer.”
News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. Nov. 14, 2014 BURLINGTON – U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today said blocking approval of a Keystone XL oil pipeline is “a no-brainer.” The Senate is set to vote next Tuesday. The Republican-controlled House of Representatives passed legislation on Friday that would clear the way for construction of […]
Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., announced today that a Senate panel he chairs will hold a hearing next week to explore why the costs of certain generic drugs are skyrocketing.
U.S. Senate Veterans’ Affairs’ Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) issued the following statement on Tuesday’s observance of Veterans Day
Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., issued this statement on Veterans Day. Sanders is chairman of the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs “The truth is that we can never truly repay the debt that we owe to those men and women who put their lives on the line to defend our country. Since World War II, more […]
After Tuesday’s extremely low voter turnout, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) announced today that he will introduce legislation to make Election Day a national holiday.