All posts tagged "Bernie Sanders"

  • Sanders To Hold Online ‘Medicare For All’ Town Hall

    Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is taking his healthcare message to a new platform, bypassing mainstream media altogether and making use of online avenues to hold a town hall about his “Medicare for all” plan. Sanders says he...

    • Posted January 12, 2018
  • Sanders: Republicans Should Be Worried About 2018

    Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said in an interview on Sunday that Republicans should be concerned about the 2018 midterm elections given the historic unpopularity of their agenda. He pointed to recent electoral victories by Democrats as a...

    • Posted December 27, 2017
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    Sanders Calls on Trump to Resign

    Appearing on “CBS This Morning” Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) took President Trump to task on the numerous allegations of sexual assault that have been levied against him, suggesting that he follow in the footsteps of Al Franken...

    • Posted December 9, 2017
  • Virginia Elects Democratic Socialist To House Of Delegates

    The Democratic sweep in Virginia last Tuesday gave liberals and leftists a shot in the arm for the party’s chances in the 2018 midterm election. Much has been made of how a transgender candidate for the state’s...

    • Posted November 9, 2017
  • Poll: Dems Feel Party Should Move To Left

    The latest monthly Harvard-Harris poll of registered voters offers a number of interesting revelations regarding the mood of the nation. Perhaps most notable is that a majority of Democrats and an even greater number of younger Dems...

    • Posted October 25, 2017
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    DNC Calls for Sanders, King to Join Party

    CNN reports that the Democratic National Committee (DNC) has put out a resolution pushing for Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Angus King (I-ME) to ditch their independent status and officially become Democrats. Sanders and King caucus with Democrats...

    • Posted October 18, 2017
  • Bernie Sanders Blasts Trump On Puerto Rico Hurricane Disaster Response

    On Saturday Trump tweeted 18 times about hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico, commenting on the “poor leadership ability” of San Juan Mayor Yulín Cruz. Of the many cries of outrage that followed Trump’s Twitter attacks regarding Mayor Cruz and the...

    • Posted October 2, 2017
  • Trump Tax Plan Gets Slammed From All Sides

    Having failed to repeal and replace Obamacare, President Trump is betting big on tax reform to (finally) deliver him a significant legislative win. On Wednesday he called it “a once-in-a-generation opportunity.” And “probably something I could say...

    • Posted September 28, 2017
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    House Democrats Break August Fundraising Record

    House Democrats are looking to surging fundraising totals as a sign that they have a real shot to take back the House in the 2018 midterm election. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) says it has broken its...

    • Posted September 23, 2017
  • Prospects Of Single Payer Worry Big Pharma CEOs

    As Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’s plan for single payer healthcare in the United States gains more and more Democratic co-sponsors, the plan to make receiving care both affordable and accessible for millions of Americans is causing the...

    • Posted September 13, 2017