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Sen. Bernie Sanders is the longest serving independent in congressional history. Tweets ending in -B are from Bernie, and all others are from a staffer.
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Bernie Sanders 14h
If the tax plan is passed, giving huge breaks to the 1% and raising the deficit $1.5 trillion, Republican leaders will rediscover "the deficit crisis" and move aggressively to cut Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.
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Bernie Sanders 15h
The Republican tax bill would be a major step forward in creating the kind of oligarchy long envisioned by the Koch brothers and other powerful right wing extremists.
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Bernie Sanders 18h
Why are big CEOs trying to convince the American people that trickle-down economics works? We already know that it doesn't.
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Bernie Sanders Nov 21
Trump's sanctuary cities policy is federal coercion to enforce the president’s racist, anti-immigrant policies. This is a check on an out-of-control executive branch and a victory for the rule of law.
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Bernie Sanders Nov 21
Once again, the Trump administration sides with big money and against democracy. If this passes, the internet and its free exchange of information as we have come to know it will cease to exist.
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Bernie Sanders Nov 21
Republicans' tax bill would throw 13 million Americans off of health insurance. Here's how:
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Bernie Sanders Nov 20
Ridiculous. The idea of “clean coal” is pure fiction. It's a concept intended to keep us tied to fossil fuels when we should be embracing sustainable sources of energy.
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Bernie Sanders retweeted
CNN Nov 19
Sen. Bernie Sanders slams GOP tax bill: “They are going to come back with massive cuts to Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid … This is a terrible, terrible piece of legislation and it must be defeated.”
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Bernie Sanders retweeted
State of the Union Nov 19
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Bernie Sanders Nov 17
Yesterday my colleagues and I sent a letter to Sec. Tillerson asking him to make it easier to send U.S. aid for Iranian earthquake relief. The U.S. has routinely offered to help the Iranian people in times of need. This time should be no different.
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Bernie Sanders Nov 16
While we do not need more evidence to show us that pipelines are dangerous and must be stopped, more keeps coming.
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Bernie Sanders Nov 16
There already is far too much media concentration in this country. We need more diversity, more local ownership, more viewpoints. 's decision is a massive step backwards.
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Bernie Sanders Nov 16
If we are going to stop Republicans from taking health care from millions and slashing Medicare to give tax cuts to the wealthy and large corporations, NOW is the time to stand up and fight back.
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Bernie Sanders Nov 16
Paul Ryan has been fantasizing about cutting Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security for years. Ryan's plan must be defeated.
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Bernie Sanders Nov 16
We shouldn't throw 13 million people off of health insurance to give more money to billionaires and corporations. I can't believe we even have to say that.
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Bernie Sanders Nov 16
Two months after Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands are still living in misery. As a nation we must do better.
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Bernie Sanders Nov 15
Just like we defeated Republicans' efforts to repeal Obamacare, we need to stop their tax plan. Join me and tonight at 8 ET at to get ready to fight back.
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Bernie Sanders Nov 15
Our fight against the Republican tax plan requires the same urgency as when they tried to repeal Obamacare. Health care for 13 million Americans is at stake.
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Bernie Sanders Nov 15
Watch debunk one of Fox News' most pathetic single payer myths:
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Bernie Sanders Nov 15
Renewable energy, like wind and solar, are the kinds of projects the federal government should be focused on—not more drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
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