Bernie Sanders

Margolis: Petty carping, scornful words in final throes of New Hampshire primary

Bill Clinton assailed Sanders as hypocritical and “hermetically sealed”; Madeleine Albright scorned young women who are supporting the Vermont senator; and Gloria Steinem said young women are backing Sanders because “the boys are with Bernie.”

Vermonter commands the troops for Sanders in New Hampshire

After a rebellious teenage dive into liberal politics, Julia Barnes now bucks the conventional wisdom about her candidate’s rise in the Granite State.

Former NAACP President and CEO Ben Jealous endorses Sanders

News Release — Bernie 2016 February 5, 2016 Contact: Michael Briggs (802) 233-8653 MANCHESTER, N.H. – U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders Friday picked up the endorsement of former NAACP President and CEO Ben Jealous. “Bernie Sanders has been principled, courageous and consistent in fighting the evils that Dr. King referred to as the ‘giant triplets’ of […]

Sanders challenges Clinton on Social Security, new national poll shows contest tightening

News Release — Bernie 2016 February 5, 2016 Contact: Michael Briggs (802) 233-8653 EXETER, N.H. – On a postcard-perfect snowy Friday in New Hampshire, Bernie Sanders brought his presidential campaign to a historic town hall here and challenged Hillary Clinton to back a plan to strengthen Social Security and to reject any cuts to Social […]

Margolis: Neighborhood effect negligible in NH primary

Whatever Hillary Clinton may lack, name recognition is not it. She is one of the best known people in the entire world, far better known than Bernie Sanders was a few months ago, even in New Hampshire.

Bernie Briefing: Live from New York, it’s New Hampshire-bound Sanders

A few days before Tuesday’s first-in-the-nation Granite State primary, the Vermont U.S. senator and Democratic presidential candidate hits “Saturday Night Live” and three Sunday news shows.

Sanders finds feverish support in snowy New Hampshire

The Vermont senator has scheduled far fewer events in New Hampshire so far than during his final frantic push in Iowa, perhaps a sign of confidence.

Sanders’ popularity boosts book sales along with poll numbers

“I was ignored along with Bernie,” says Harry Jaffe, author of one of several new books about the Vermont U.S. senator and Democratic presidential candidate. “And then Iowa changed everything.”

Sanders’ legislation expanding Social Security would extend solvency 40 years, according to new analysis

Press Release — Bernie Sanders Feb. 4, 2016 Contact: Josh Miller-Lewis (202) 224-5141 WASHINGTON, Feb. 4 – Sen. Bernie Sanders’ legislation to strengthen and expand Social Security would extend the life of the program an additional 40 years, from 2034 to 2074, according to a new analysis by the agency in charge of determining the […]

Sanders vows to reject job-killing trade deal

News Release — Bernie 2016 February 3, 2016 Contact: Michael Briggs (802) 233-8653 CONCORD, N.H. – As the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact was signed by the United States and 11 other countries, Bernie Sanders promised to “fundamentally rewrite our trade policies to benefit working families, not just the CEOs of large, multinational corporations.” Sanders has […]

Vermont politicians gang up for Clinton in New Hampshire

The presidential candidate who isn’t a Vermonter touts the support of “two former governors, the current governor, the current other senator” and others from the Green Mountain State.

MSNBC debate: Sanders hammers on Clinton’s Wall Street campaign contributions

Sanders questioned Clinton’s progressive credentials early and often. The former secretary of state said Sanders attacked her with “an artful smear.”

Margolis: Will the Berniac moment hold?

The political world finds it harder to keep calling the Sanders campaign a joke.

Sanders, Clinton spar over progressive street cred in CNN forum

Sanders told CNN’s Anderson Cooper: “I do not know any progressive who has a Super PAC and takes $15 million from Wall Street. That’s just not progressive.”

Thanks for reporting an error with the story, "Margolis: Petty carping, scornful words in final throes of New Hampsh..."