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Bernie Sanders Endorses Joe Biden for President [Video]

Bernie Sanders Endorses Joe Biden for President

Bernie Sanders Endorses Joe Biden for President On April 13, former presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders announced his official endorsement of former Vice President Joe Biden. Having previously..

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Corporate tax bills were slashed by nearly half last year under Trump's tax law — and they're now at a 40-year low

corporate tax bills were slashed by nearly half last year under trump's tax law — and they're now at a 40-year low
· *The average federal tax rate plummeted to 11.3% for nearly 400 of America's largest corporations in 2018, just over half of the lowered official rate that President Trump established under the 2017..
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In leaked Amazon all-hands recording, Jeff Bezos tells employees why Amazon donates to politicians with different views: 'You have to be able to work with people who don't agree with you on everything' (AMZN)

in leaked amazon all-hands recording, jeff bezos tells employees why amazon donates to politicians with different views: 'you have to be able to work with people who don't agree with you on everything' (amzn)
· Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos recently told employees the company needs to work with lawmakers across the political spectrum. · "You have to be able to work with people who don't agree with you on..
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New CNN poll puts Biden in the lead; Sanders and Warren behind by 10+ points

A new CNN poll puts former Vice President Joe Biden ahead of 2020 Democratic contenders Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren. The Washington Post's national political reporter Sean Sullivan..
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The staggering amount of wealth held by the Forbes 400 more than doubled over the last decade. But their tax rates actually dropped.

· The share of wealth held by the Forbes 400 more than doubled from $1.27 trillion in 2009 to nearly $3 trillion this year. · That marks a significant increase encouraged by a combination of sliding..
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Obama tells anxious Democratic donors to 'chill out about the candidates' and avoid putting them through 'purity tests' at fundraiser

obama tells anxious democratic donors to 'chill out about the candidates' and avoid putting them through 'purity tests' at fundraiser
· Former President Barack Obama had a message for wealthy Democratic donors on Thursday evening growing anxious about the current slate of primary candidates and the lack of a clear frontrunner in the..
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How to Watch the November Democratic Debate Live

how to watch the november democratic debate live
The Democratic presidential primary candidates will face off for the fifth time, debating Wednesday night from Atlanta’s Tyler Perry Studios. The November Democratic debate is co-hosted by MSNBC and..
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Meet the 34 DC healthcare power players who shape the rules for a $3.5 trillion industry that touches every American

meet the 34 dc healthcare power players who shape the rules for a $3.5 trillion industry that touches every american
· The US spends more than $3.5 trillion on healthcare every year. · Washington sets many of the rules and laws that shape the healthcare industry and determine which industry players profit. ·..
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CBS News poll: Buttigieg surges in Iowa but struggles with black voters

A new CBS News Battleground Tracker poll shows a tight race in Iowa, with Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg and Elizabeth Warren all within the margin of error of each other. Antjuan Seawright,..
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Wealth-tax opposition is rooted in the era of American slavery, 2 economists say

wealth-tax opposition is rooted in the era of american slavery, 2 economists say
· Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have both put forward wealth tax plans that would hit the nation's richest citizens with steeper taxes in a bid to reduce inequality and pay for their..
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Elizabeth Warren says Andrew Yang-backed universal basic income among 'options to consider' to ensure American financial wellbeing

elizabeth warren says andrew yang-backed universal basic income among 'options to consider' to ensure american financial wellbeing
· Sen. Elizabeth Warren said she was open to push for universal basic income in a Washington Post survey published on Saturday, calling it among the "options to consider" to ensure the financial..
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Here's why Europe has mostly ditched wealth taxes over the last 25 years — even as Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders seek them for the US

here's why europe has mostly ditched wealth taxes over the last 25 years — even as elizabeth warren and bernie sanders seek them for the us
· Over the past year, progressives have thrust the idea of taxing wealth towards the center of the Democratic primary. · They contend it's an effective way to rein in income inequality and..
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Here's how much smaller the top 11 billionaires' fortunes would've been if Bernie Sanders' or Elizabeth Warren's proposed wealth taxes had been around since 1982

here's how much smaller the top 11 billionaires' fortunes would've been if bernie sanders' or elizabeth warren's proposed wealth taxes had been around since 1982
· Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have put forward the two most ambitious plans in the Democratic primary to tax the wealth of the richest Americans, shrink their giant fortunes, and curb..
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UCLA No Longer Hosting December Democratic Debate

ucla no longer hosting december democratic debate
The Democratic presidential primary debate scheduled for Dec. 19 will no longer be held at the University of California Los Angeles campus, the Democratic National Committee confirmed to TheWrap..
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How Elizabeth Warren rose from a nearly broke Midwestern upbringing to a top Democratic presidential candidate — and Wall Street's worst enemy

how elizabeth warren rose from a nearly broke midwestern upbringing to a top democratic presidential candidate — and wall street's worst enemy
· Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren has forged a political identity as a fighter who wants to level the playing field for the American middle class. · Now she is seeking the..
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Bernie Sanders, Cory Booker Back Deadspin Staff After Mass Exodus

bernie sanders, cory booker back deadspin staff after mass exodus
Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Cory Booker have both come out in support of Deadspin’s editorial staff — all of whom either resigned or were fired from the site this..
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Trump's Medicare chief tweeted out a shirt featuring a popular healthcare reform plan, bashing it as the 'year's scariest costume'

trump's medicare chief tweeted out a shirt featuring a popular healthcare reform plan, bashing it as the 'year's scariest costume'
· Seema Verma, the administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, tweeted out a Halloween message bashing the public option — a healthcare reform plan that's gained popularity..
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Sen. Bernie Sanders struggling to attract new supporters

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders became the latest Democratic presidential candidate to support an impeachment inquiry. But Sean Sullivan of the Washington Post reports that Sanders is struggling to..
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Bernie Sanders echoes Trump in Washington Post feud

Senator Bernie Sanders is attacking the Washington Post on the campaign trail, saying the paper is harsh on him because of his criticism of its owner, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. The rhetoric mimics some of..
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Bernie Sanders raises $25 million; press secretary discusses campaign strategy

Senator Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign announced it hauled in more than $25 million in the third quarter. Briahna Joy Gray, the campaign's national press secretary, joins "Red & Blue" to talk..
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Elizabeth Warren has struggled to explain her healthcare overhaul's impact on the middle class. That's because key details are still missing.

elizabeth warren has struggled to explain her healthcare overhaul's impact on the middle class. that's because key details are still missing.
· Democratic candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren has championed Medicare for All on the campaign trail, repeatedly saying she's "with Bernie" on a plan that would extend universal healthcare coverage to..
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Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren are calling for massive wealth taxes on the super-rich. Voters like it so much that moderate 2020 Democrats are coming around.

bernie sanders and elizabeth warren are calling for massive wealth taxes on the super-rich. voters like it so much that moderate 2020 democrats are coming around.
· At the fourth Democratic primary debate on Tuesday, Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren made their case again to impose substantial wealth taxes on the fortunes of the richest Americans,..
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Elizabeth Warren Gets the Biden Treatment and 3 Other Takeaways From CNN/NYT Democratic Debate

elizabeth warren gets the biden treatment and 3 other takeaways from cnn/nyt democratic debate
The fourth Democrat primary debate Tuesday night saw Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg, Kamala Harris, Cory Booker, Amy Klobuchar, Andrew Yang, Julián Castro, Beto..
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Bernie Sanders Addresses Heart Attack and Surgery at Democratic Debate: ‘I’m Feeling Great’

bernie sanders addresses heart attack and surgery at democratic debate: ‘i’m feeling great’
Bernie Sanders addressed his health at Tuesday’s Democratic debate, two weeks after suffering a heart attack that required surgery. “I’m healthy, I’m feeling great,” Sanders said in front..
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A new poll found the aggressive Medicare for All plan Bernie Sanders has championed is getting less popular as time goes on

a new poll found the aggressive medicare for all plan bernie sanders has championed is getting less popular as time goes on
· Support is declining for the healthcare reform plan that Sen. Bernie Sanders has championed, according to a new poll. · The Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonpartisan health policy think-tank, found..
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The prospect of a 4-day American workweek may gain a powerful ally on the 2020 campaign trail: Bernie Sanders

the prospect of a 4-day american workweek may gain a powerful ally on the 2020 campaign trail: bernie sanders
· The drive to shorten the American workweek may be gaining a powerful ally in the 2020 presidential race: Sen. Bernie Sanders. · "Shortening the workweek is certainly one idea that we have got to..
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NEW: MSNBC and Washington Post Co-Hosting November Democratic Debate

MSNBC is hosting fifth presidential primary debate on November 20 with the Washington Post, the network announced Tuesday. The debate, slated for November, will see eight Democratic candidates for..
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Bernie Sanders Tells Colbert: ‘I’ve Been Calling for an Impeachment Inquiry for Months’

Sen. Bernie Sanders talked about the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump during an appearance on “The Late Show” on Thursday night and said that it needs to move fast. The presidential..
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American Airlines has launched facial recognition at the boarding gate, part of a trend sweeping US airports

american airlines has launched facial recognition at the boarding gate, part of a trend sweeping us airports
· *American Airlines has started using facial recognition technology to let passengers board planes without their boarding pass.* · *The airline says the technology, now in use in parts of..
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How the billionaire Koch brothers became 2 of the most influential political donors in America

how the billionaire koch brothers became 2 of the most influential political donors in america
· Charles and David Koch have been titans of industry and politics for decades. · David, 79, has died, the family announced on Friday. · The company their father founded, now known as Koch..
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Bernie Sanders Gets Attacked for Making Welcome Change to Medicare for All

Bernie Sanders rolled out a beneficial change to his "Medicare for All" plan, but was promptly attacked by The Washington Post over a different Medicare for All change that wasn't actually a change at..
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President Trump, Bernie Sanders, and Elizabeth Warren have ruthlessly attacked Amazon as their campaigns have quietly spent a combined $265,000 on the site

president trump, bernie sanders, and elizabeth warren have ruthlessly attacked amazon as their campaigns have quietly spent a combined $265,000 on the site
· President Donald Trump and Sen. Bernie Sanders and Sen. Elizabeth Warren have spent a combined $265,000 on Amazon through their presidential campaigns, according to an analysis of campaign finance..
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WaPo Correspondent Pushes Back on Bernie Sanders Criticism: No ‘Edict to Write or Not Write Things from Bezos’

*Bernie Sanders*' criticism of the Washington Post got quite a bit of attention this week, and WaPo correspondent *Anne Gearan* defended the paper on MTP Daily Tuesday.
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Bernie Sanders Stands by Media Critique in Response to WaPo: It’s Not That ‘Bezos Is on the Phone’ Telling Them What to Do

*Bernie Sanders* yesterday swiped at the Washington Post for coverage of his campaign and stood by those criticisms today.
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Bernie Sanders Echoes Trump’s Criticism Of The Washington Post: ‘Owned By Jeff Bezos’

'Conspiracy theory'
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Bernie Sanders Again Attacks Amazon — This Time Pulling In The Washington Post

The newspaper's editor responded, accusing Sanders of peddling a "conspiracy theory" about the influence of the paper's owner, Jeff Bezos, who also owns Amazon.
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Washington Post editor attacks Bernie Sanders’ ‘conspiracy theory’


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Sanders clashes with Washington Post on coverage, as editor accuses him of pushing ‘conspiracy theory’

Sen. Bernie Sanders is taking aim at The Washington Post – and the newspaper’s pushing back, labeling his attacks as a "conspiracy theory."
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Washington Post editor says Bernie Sanders favoring 'conspiracy theory' by linking coverage to Amazon, Jeff Bezos

At a Monday town hall, Sanders suggested that some critical Washington Post coverage of his campaign was linked to his own criticism of Amazon.
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Bernie Sanders jabbed the Washington Post, claiming it doesn't support him because of his battles with Jeff Bezos

bernie sanders jabbed the washington post, claiming it doesn't support him because of his battles with jeff bezos
· *Bernie Sanders said on Monday that the Washington Post is "not one of my great supporters" due to the fact it is owned by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.* · *Sanders has frequently attacked Bezos and..
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Bernie Sanders Swipes at Washington Post Coverage of Him While Railing Against Amazon

Senator *Bernie Sanders* took a shot at the Washington Post today as he railed against corporations like Amazon.
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Washington Post Ed. Board Rips Warren And Bernie For Promoting ‘Ideas That Can’t Work’

The Washington Post editorial board turned Elizabeth Warren's debate zinger against her and fellow candidate Bernie Sanders, torpedoing the progressive duo by asking "Why go to the trouble of running..
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Bernie Sanders defends campaign staff salaries after accusations of 'poverty wages'

Bernie Sanders defended his campaign's treatment of staffers and said he was “very proud” to lead the first U.S. presidential campaign to have unionized workers -- one day after The Washington..
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Lineups are for next 2020 Democratic debates

Lineups are set for the next Democratic presidential debates, which will be split up over two nights. The first night will pit Senator Bernie Sanders against Senator Elizabeth Warren, the first time..
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Sanders Campaign Workers Demand $15 Hourly Pay

Unionized campaign organizers for Sen. Bernie Sanders’ presidential bid are demanding an annual salary they say would be equivalent to a $15-an-hour wage, which the candidate has said should be the..
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Bernie Sanders awkwardly criticizes Washington Post event he was speaking at due to financial sponsorship

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., provoked some laughter when he appeared on Tuesday at a major outlet's event focused on interviewing the 2020 candidate on his vision for America.
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Bernie Sanders - Bernie Sanders said a huge percentage of Walmart workers are black. He was off by 100%

The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Bernie Sanders said a huge percentage of Walmart workers are black. He was off by 100%Racial and economic inequality are key issues for Bernie Sanders. In a Washington..
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Washington Post Fact-Checker Gets Dragged for Attacking Bernie Sanders Over Extremely True Fact

Washington Post Fact-Checker Glenn Kessler was roundly criticized for attacking Bernie Sanders over a statement that was 100 percent true, but according to Kessler was "not especially meaningful"..
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Biden And Harris Clock In With Most Speaking Time During Debate

Former Vice President Joe Biden earned the most speaking time with 13.6 minutes during the second round of Democratic primary debates Thursday night.  California Sen. Kamala Harris clocked in with the..
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