Bernard Sanders is an American politician who has served as the junior United States Senator from Vermont since 2007. Vermont's at-large Congressman from 1991 to 2007, he is the longest serving independent in U.S. congressional history and a member of the Democratic caucus. Sanders ran unsuccessfully for the 2016 Democratic nomination for president and is running again in 2020. A self-described democratic socialist and progressive, Sanders is known for his opposition to economic inequality. On domestic policy, he broadly supports labor rights, and has supported universal and single-payer healthcare, paid parental leave, and tuition-free tertiary education. On foreign policy, he broadly supports reducing military spending, pursuing more diplomacy and international cooperation, and putting greater emphasis on labor rights and environmental concerns when negotiating international trade agreements.
U.S. officials who briefed Congress about Iran on Tuesday sought to convince lawmakers that President Donald Trump's administration wants to deter Tehran's aggression, not attack the Islamic republic,..
Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday held a presidential-style rally intended to make his march toward becoming the Democrat to take on President Donald Trump seem inevitable. Jonah Green..
Reuters reports Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders unveiled an education policy proposal on Saturday designed to pump billions of dollars into the public schools system. During a speech in..
Sen. Bernie Sanders showcased his plan to fight for education rights by going against charter schools. According to the Huffington Post, charter schools, are public schools that are privately managed...
According to Reuters.com, "Democratic U.S. presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders on Saturday announced an education policy proposal designed to pump billions of dollars into the public schools system in..
Within the sprawling 22-person Democratic primary field, Joe Biden has more foreign policy experience than any other candidate, but his 2002 vote in favor of the invasion of Iraq is already providing..
Sen. Kamala Harris suggested in January she supports eliminating all private health insurance. According to Business Insider, the 2020 presidential candidate has changed her mind. Harris told CNN she..
As a part of a push to increase the minimum wage for American workers, Bernie Sanders, a U.S. senator and Democratic presidential candidate, on Thursday waded into a dispute between McDonald's Corp and.. Reuters - Published
Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders unveiled an education policy proposal on Saturday designed to pump billions of dollars into the public schools system, in a bid to appeal to black voters.. Reuters - Published
The Atlantic's Derek Thompson joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss how 2020 candidates, including Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, plan to tackle $1.56 trillion in student loan debt. While.. CBS News - Published
Sen. Bernie Sanders will call for a ban on building for-profit charter schools in a major education policy address to be delivered Saturday in South Carolina, a senior campaign official for the 2020.. USATODAY.com - Published