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U.S. Senator from Vermont and candidate for President of the United States.

1,473 Following   12,513,870 Followers   18,210 Tweets

Joined Twitter 11/17/10


Politicians and the corporate media won't discuss it much but over the past 30 years the wealth of the top 1% has g… https://t.co/9uUbWkq5GkWe need to stop bipartisan support for a bloated military budget. While defense contractors make huge profits and w… https://t.co/vQebXzACVQWe spend $740 billion on the Pentagon, but somehow we don't have enough money to provide health care, housing and c… https://t.co/XmMOanjM3e“We need elected leaders who are going to stand for what is morally right. Who are going to stand up for humanity.… https://t.co/gwvUKEvKia
7/5
2020
Today I want to wish everybody a happy Fourth of July weekend. I hope that today, we take a look at where we have c… https://t.co/wzWCPj50ES
7/4
2020
She wants to create millions of good-paying jobs and rebuild our infrastructure and energy systems. She has been on… https://t.co/dTsF2EoMf5I’m proud to endorse @Bonnie4Congress for re-election. Bonnie has always been a strong, progressive voice in the fi… https://t.co/dFGPqnFYcH
7/3
2020
The business model of the pharmaceutical industry is unfettered greed. This is not the time for corporate profitee… https://t.co/Zvvo8SODglWe need to reduce the military budget by 10% and use the savings to invest in distressed communities around the cou… https://t.co/Cgz2G3Prft
7/2
2020
We need progressive leaders like @Booker4KY running for office, all over the country, at every level of government.… https://t.co/rSphDW7MrhRent is due for millions today, at a time when more than 45 million Americans have filed for unemployment. We need… https://t.co/msiIndcuJGIn my view, the time is long overdue for us to take a hard look not only at the size of the Pentagon budget, but at… https://t.co/QkevbMbxizCongratulations to Colorado district attorney candidates @alonzopayneCO and @ap4ag for winning their primaries last… https://t.co/FHrJM1i2zu
7/1
2020
Thank you @Booker4KY for running an inspiring campaign to fight for progressive issues and uplift the working peopl… https://t.co/hnMCQUY9CrCongress must ensure that the treatment and the vaccine for coronavirus are free to all Americans. You should not h… https://t.co/Puj1ZlQVZvColorado, today is Election Day! Be sure to return your ballot by 7 p.m. today and vote for DA candidates… https://t.co/EJ86r7WSmPEugene Victor Debs, union leader and Socialist presidential candidate, was arrested 102 years ago today after he de… https://t.co/XrUSYF3HtZ
Retweeted by Bernie SandersOn June 30, I hope you can join @BernieSanders, @AyannaPressley, @VarshPrakash, @RoKhanna, @RightsVT, @RightsNH,… https://t.co/f4UaWDuqYY
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6/30
2020
More Americans have died from the coronavirus than were killed fighting in World War I. Tens of millions have lost… https://t.co/xSOrBfKQoQAs a company, Gilead is now worth over $15 billion more than before the pandemic, in part because it expects to mak… https://t.co/zVLu13dqyBThis is a major victory for reproductive rights. The Supreme Court has confirmed it over and over again: the decisi… https://t.co/iLbR7zHrE8
6/29
2020
Happy #Pride to our LGBTQ+ family celebrating today. Fifty-one years after the Stonewall uprising, we remember the… https://t.co/OBBbz27ZNPTrump denies science. The pandemic spreads. One way to help save lives and prevent illness is for Congress to pass… https://t.co/uRYSjSyGJyJust when you think Trump cannot be more vile or racist, he outdoes himself. This morning he shared a video in whic… https://t.co/LVuODgIKFh
6/28
2020
When we say we have a rigged economy, that means billionaires getting richer during a pandemic while millions of pe… https://t.co/B0lphs8mU6
6/27
2020
We need to cut our military budget by 10 percent and invest that money in human needs.Millions of Americans have lost their jobs and health insurance. We should be empowering Medicare to cover all out… https://t.co/cOyQLqMcuhI am proud to endorse Mayor @CarmenYulinCruz for governor of Puerto Rico. There is no one who will fight harder or… https://t.co/MACtiT9uvQ
6/26
2020
At this pivotal moment, we must make a decision. Do we want to spend billions more on endless wars, or do we want… https://t.co/wncqh93mA7If this horrific pandemic has taught us anything, it is that national security means a lot more than building bombs… https://t.co/VX8tVnWvliSen. Bernie Sanders will propose a sweeping 10 percent cut to Pentagon spending, with the savings redirected as gra… https://t.co/PIor8wYrSu
Retweeted by Bernie SandersWhat Tuesday’s election showed us is that the progressive movement is strong. Together, we are effectively taking… https://t.co/CfOegn1DVa
6/25
2020
What Eugene Debs was about was changing public consciousness. That’s what we have to do today. We must say: we do… https://t.co/6aSecTkV8qLast night was a big night for our movement. There is still much to be done to create a government that works for… https://t.co/Sj3gX0ZPJyCongratulations to @MondaireJones on his victory in the NY-17 congressional primary! New Yorkers understand we need… https://t.co/6SIK2wDqcwThis crisis is far from over. We absolutely must extend the $600 a week in expanded unemployment benefits that exp… https://t.co/yVTNhxkYcXThe people in her district have spoken loudly and clearly about her leadership, her struggles for workers's rights,… https://t.co/GgnB4MChLbCongratulations to @AOC for winning her primary tonight! In less than two years, she has become a major leader in C… https://t.co/gKPvKRlQ3shttps://t.co/qLdBstmfb4
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6/24
2020
STAY IN LINE! Kentucky, your voice matters. If you are in line, stay there! If you are voting in Louisville and yo… https://t.co/rgwNGOF7Zm
Retweeted by Bernie SandersKentucky, there’s still time to get out and vote for @Booker4KY. Find your polling place here:… https://t.co/LqqkOxGDtkWhen people in the world’s richest country turn on their taps, the water they drink should be clean. Let us demand… https://t.co/p06UhY5kd0Kentucky voters, be sure to postmark your ballot or vote in-person today. Let’s help @Booker4KY take on Mitch McCo… https://t.co/h2E3zIlyP0New York, be sure to vote today for: @AOC @SamelysLopez @JamaalBowmanNY @MondaireJones @jessicaramos… https://t.co/ggXuHlgNIF
6/23
2020
Join Bernie, @mrdannyglover and @NicholsUprising for a screening and discussion of the documentary, "The Revolution… https://t.co/qIlQcdiQGwNew York: Tuesday is Election Day! Be sure to vote for these strong progressives who will help us transform the co… https://t.co/2W751dzm8jTomorrow, Kentuckians have a chance to continue the work we started. Together, we can achieve Medicare for All, a… https://t.co/7vLWXVORk9A few days ago, temperatures within the Arctic Circle topped 100 degrees, shattering records. With so many unpreced… https://t.co/Kliwup46LYThe rich continue to get much richer while workers suffer. Since the pandemic started, 643 billionaires have seen t… https://t.co/kLXPG3Z03h“I am for Socialism because I am for humanity. We have been cursed with the reign of gold long enough.” — Eugene V.… https://t.co/tgfnG6m6GE
Retweeted by Bernie SandersTonight, join me for a screening of "The Revolutionist," a film on the life and times of Eugene Debs, with a panel… https://t.co/namwtvWvRSTrump expected tens and tens of thousands of people to show up for him in Tulsa. Only 6,200 did. I think there ma… https://t.co/C2idsg8AHs
6/22
2020
Jane and I want to take this opportunity to wish all the fathers in our country a Happy Father's Day. There is noth… https://t.co/LKvbd2YiYoTrump had a bad night in Tulsa. Very low turnout. Even his supporters know that COVID-19 is real and dangerous, and… https://t.co/dRknJbvWqY
6/21
2020
There’s still time to join our first Day of Action to elect progressive candidates. Sign up for a phonebank today t… https://t.co/pt0LnGETDkBIG NEWS! @BernieSanders is joining Sunday’s #Juneteenth to GOTV virtual rally w/ @JamaalBowmanNY, @booker4ky,… https://t.co/fdeX87aafy
Retweeted by Bernie SandersTrump is the most corrupt president in our lifetimes and we’re witnessing more evidence today. The DOJ is not meant… https://t.co/tE8Us3z9D1“This is a moment where we need some political mountains to move. We need some structural mountains to move. We nee… https://t.co/mwnRmcbcp3
6/20
2020
Trump's rally in Tulsa is indoors, with no social distancing and no mask requirements—all in violation of CDC guide… https://t.co/3TQXmrm0ZZ“Our foreign policy is focused on diplomacy... a global Green New Deal, understanding foreign policy through the le… https://t.co/qzabQXHMfmI agree with @mrdannyglover. Juneteenth should finally be made a national holiday. https://t.co/W9MrYl2VAkI visited Black Wall Street in Tulsa to meet w/ members of the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce and small business own… https://t.co/4kCdajHV9z
Retweeted by Bernie SandersAs the protests lay bare, this history isn’t known. We must expose the truths about the brutal and unjust treatment… https://t.co/rHeysxKPMY
Retweeted by Bernie SandersToday, we commemorate Juneteenth, honoring this day in 1865 that marked the end of slavery. Yet the horrors of raci… https://t.co/47Ys7iG7It
Retweeted by Bernie SandersToday we must recommit to building a nation that is based on justice and to root out systemic racism wherever it ex… https://t.co/sBPlyi5DE4Understanding the horrors and lasting legacy of slavery is a critical step to making the changes we need in our wor… https://t.co/tHtSsoPkfaIt is at once beautiful to see millions of people fighting for change, and heartbreaking that more than 150 years a… https://t.co/gk6LosyUftToday is an opportunity to confront the systemic, institutionalized racism at the heart of America, as we see unpre… https://t.co/ILAa4VwdAlAs we celebrate #Juneteenth today and commemorate the abolition of slavery in the United States, we face a transfor… https://t.co/2uiTuXej0jWow. I just got off the phone with the triple OG himself, @BernieSanders! https://t.co/6aOjTve4t6
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6/19
2020
A better world is not only possible, it is within our reach. From mutual aid in our communities to solidarity in t… https://t.co/cvCUCB323P
Retweeted by Bernie SandersThe "Democratic Majority for Israel" is a corporate/Republican-funded super PAC that runs ugly, negative ads agains… https://t.co/HAeuUdlqzQRayshard Brooks, George Floyd and Breonna Taylor should be alive today. Now is not the time for more studies. Now i… https://t.co/tqbr8dwNU9Trump’s decision to end DACA was one of the ugliest and cruelest decisions ever made by a president in modern histo… https://t.co/eGakmJYJ2HMonday's Supreme Court decision on LGBTQ+ rights is a major, major step forward for the United States. https://t.co/1duZpSujDM
6/18
2020
Walmart, our largest employer, is owned by the Waltons, the wealthiest family in America, who are worth nearly $200… https://t.co/Lx0GQOrtxtIf we’re going to bring about transformative change in this country and take on powerful special interests, we must… https://t.co/zL9W5pqeSXTwo years ago, Amazon raised their minimum wage to $15 an hour. Today, Target raised their minimum wage to $15 an h… https://t.co/324PrvkkTZ“My son and so many other children, their lives matter… My daughter’s life matters. So until we have change in our… https://t.co/IolQoxWJLSThis is what narcissism is about. Trump, in order to hear cheers from an adoring crowd, will defy science and sacri… https://t.co/GNCC8ax012
6/17
2020
We are going to take the fight for justice from the streets into the halls of Congress. https://t.co/YLWYzx2VTGThe people are crying out against police brutality and murder; the pandemic is spreading around the country and ove… https://t.co/Tfw3EYnSq2Congratulations to Rick Krajewski, Nikil Saval, and other progressives who are winning elections at the state and l… https://t.co/7NdQOb0lswThe truth is that real change never happens from the top on down — it happens from the bottom on up. Let’s do ever… https://t.co/LrcVexDVeE“Having a progressive elected official in any area benefits the community... as it relates to a state attorney or a… https://t.co/dArp3ANEOA
6/16
2020
Trump's not only a terrible president, he is a threat to the health of the country. He's rejected science, downplay… https://t.co/ymWA0SQRopDecent housing is a human right. In the midst of a pandemic and economic meltdown, working-class Americans shouldn'… https://t.co/pzZ7lleb0JI’m so thrilled and honored to be endorsed by @BernieSanders, a lifelong leader for bold progressive change. https://t.co/KW1OISZQfd
Retweeted by Bernie SandersOne of the important ways we must continue building our movement is by electing progressives at all levels of gover… https://t.co/6vWmBIPPfY.@BethDoglio helped lead the passage of legislation in Washington State to provide more resources to address homele… https://t.co/iEWfZB5562As a neuroscientist, @Arati4Congress understands health care is a right for all, not a privilege. Arati decided to… https://t.co/hJLWVwX8pjThis is an historic day. Congratulations to the LGBTQ+ community on this monumental victory for equality. We must n… https://t.co/0Ymcv5dJZT“If you are tired of the injustice that you are seeing on your city streets, you have the power to go out and elect… https://t.co/mLubeMKbE9
6/15
2020
"When fellow graduates fail to respect the checks and balances of government, promote individual power above countr… https://t.co/e8MPkNHJKLHere is one more reason why we need to end mass incarceration. In American jails and prisons at least 64,000 people… https://t.co/tY6EdSw2BZReal change always takes place from the bottom on up, not the top down. The struggle for justice continues on the s… https://t.co/a4ojlw57zM
6/14
2020
I can't believe I have to say this but: No, Mr. President, chokeholds don't sound "so innocent" and "so perfect." T… https://t.co/BxEEsnrKqOIn the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, with so many working-class families facing desperation, we… https://t.co/mn0ZfcnR9LBrazilian president Jair Bolsonaro, like his mentor Donald Trump, is an anti-science demagogue. The result: many th… https://t.co/ovMPBd2eysTrump rejects science. We must not. We can save many lives by doing what South Korea, France, Turkey and Austria al… https://t.co/lZLaEBugw8
6/13
2020

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