Bernie Sanders weighs Democratic challenge to Hillary Clinton in 2016

Yes please… Sen. Bernie Sanders (Vt.) is gearing up for a presidential primary challenge against Hillary Clinton and hopes to capitalize on Democratic concerns over Clinton’s coziness with Wall Street banks.

Sanders, an independent who caucuses with Senate Democrats, plans to travel to two crucial presidential battleground states next month.

He will speak at an [...]

Bernie Sanders breaks down the two Americas

Discuss.

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VIDEO: Bernie Sanders calls out Marco Rubio for embarrassing the nation on climate change

During a recent appearance on The Ed Show, independent Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont responded to Republican Sen. Marco Rubio’s complete denial of climate change science by saying, “I gotta say this, Ed. I really gotta say this. Look, you and I have all kinds of differences with Republicans, but to totally reject what the [...]

Bernie Sanders demolishes Republican arguments against raising minimum wage (VIDEO)

Watch as Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont absolutely demolishes Republican arguments against raising the federal minimum wage.

Sen. Sanders’ refutation of arguments that raising the federal minimum wage would result in job losses is worth repeating. I say they’re just factually wrong. In my state of Vermont, our minimum wage is $8.60 compared to [...]

Sen. Bernie Sanders considering 2016 run for president

According to a report in the Burlington (VT) Free Press, independent Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont may consider running for president in 2016 if there is no progressive candidate in the race. It is essential, he said, to have someone in the 2016 presidential campaign who is willing to take on Wall Street, address the [...]

VIDEO: Sen. Bernie Sanders makes a compelling argument against U.S. military action in Syria

Watch as Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) makes a compelling an argument against military action in Syria.

Sen. Bernie Sanders: “Lloyd Blankfein is the Face of Class Warfare”

Watch as Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont explains on the floor of the Senate how Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein is the face of class warfare.

Our country needs more elected leaders like Bernie Sanders, who’s shown during his time in the United States Senate that he’s unafraid to speak truth to power.

I Think We Need More Carts!

Does anyone know how to build a barricade? No, seriously. Anyone? Anyone?

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Patriots Day

Today is Patriot’s day(and tax day)so I thought I would highlight some non-patriots who are among us. They enjoy the fruits of the greatest country on earth for free. Senator Bernie Sanders introduced us to the ten biggest free loaders in America today:

1) Exxon Mobil made $19 billion in profits in 2009. [...]

God Bless Bernie Sanders

http://www.bernie.org/

Senator Sanders is currently filibustering(yes actually filibustering) the renewal of the bush tax cuts. God Bless Bernie! Check him out at the above link!

“You can call what I am doing today whatever you want, you it call it a filibuster, you can call it a very long speech. I’m not here to [...]

Blogging Blue’s “14 in ’14″

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