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U.S. Senator for Vermont. Not me, us.

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Since 1990, there has been a massive transfer of wealth from workers to the people on top. While the 1% have seen t… https://t.co/KRY804A5G3
11/28
2020
The United States cannot continue to be the only major country not to guarantee health care to all. Too many people… https://t.co/N2aLLZBP65Progressives are leading the fight against oligarchy and for a strong middle class, against authoritarianism and fo… https://t.co/R74bYC0R8aHalf of our people live paycheck to paycheck, 500,000 are homeless, 92 million are uninsured or underinsured and mi… https://t.co/YYUJT4kNcc
11/27
2020
In this difficult time, Jane and I want to wish everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving. We are especially mindful of th… https://t.co/Z5wjY0y9bv
11/26
2020
The year 2020 has been very difficult for mental health. The pandemic, isolation and economic downturn has greatly… https://t.co/iwybxgeFmrAs we approach Thanksgiving, a very special thanks must go out to the millions of courageous doctors, nurses and al… https://t.co/i2CPOhiwRTYesterday, Trump took full credit for the 30,000 Dow Jones, but took zero credit for 260,000 Americans who died fro… https://t.co/ysOOhzC0WGThe Democrats must make it clear: Do we stand with the struggling working class of this country, or powerful specia… https://t.co/1wWHlpIBx6How do we avoid future authoritarians? Winning back the working class is key | Bernie Sanders https://t.co/wRWDHG8VrL
Retweeted by Bernie SandersWorkers in the richest country in the world should not have to go on strike to get the PPE and staffing they need t… https://t.co/2HGWRs3B6n
11/25
2020
If Amazon workers in Alabama – a strong anti-union state – vote to form a union, it will be a shot heard around the… https://t.co/A9w2rtK5ihOur young people are the most progressive generation in U.S. history, and they're making their voices heard. As a r… https://t.co/urc1EjBzoY
11/24
2020
There are a lot of good reasons to veto the Defense Bill, including it's $740 billion cost. But Trump's reason is n… https://t.co/8p40NPfoDABIG DEAL: Union election petition filed at @amazon Fulfillment Center in Alabama by @RWDSU. Potential 1500 workers… https://t.co/B4Pjbe4NJ7
Retweeted by Bernie SandersAll workers are entitled to decent wages and working conditions, which is why I stand with the Amazon warehouse wor… https://t.co/eQgPTJGyoA
11/23
2020
Health care is a human right, not a job benefit. We cannot continue spending twice as much per capita as any other… https://t.co/76LxlVinyCWe must never "normalize" authoritarianism. In ways that would've been beyond belief a few years ago, Trump and his… https://t.co/RhYVFXizyy
11/22
2020
Nero fiddled while Rome burned. Trump, the most dangerous president ever, golfs and sends out bogus tweets in an ou… https://t.co/uJ9fMnpxAQThis is what Georgia's senate runoff elections mean: strong COVID relief, $15 minimum wage, expanded healthcare, ta… https://t.co/ZqvHz3XFg1In 2016, when Trump won MI, PA and WI by 77, 000 votes, it was part of his "landslide" victory. In 2020, when Bid… https://t.co/kvT87E4O0S
11/21
2020
It is beyond pathetic for a sitting president to try to subvert the results of an election. It is even worse when t… https://t.co/num8klPgrrWe must do everything possible to make me sure we become a vibrant democracy, and that means doing the exact opposi… https://t.co/SpZpD9fnlN
11/20
2020
Today @BernieSanders joins The Nation Festival at 6pm EST! Sign up for a day pass at $69 to see him live, as well a… https://t.co/EPMdgZ3D7l
Retweeted by Bernie SandersI’ll interview @BernieSanders at 6E today on the future of American democracy and the emerging prospects for a work… https://t.co/HzP4h485nJ
Retweeted by Bernie SandersTrump wants to destroy American democracy. We want to expand it. We must put an end to: – The electoral college.… https://t.co/n4Va0dDpu5Taxpayers are subsidizing some of the wealthiest families and most profitable corporations in America. That is mora… https://t.co/kz7OU1TKgv
11/19
2020
This is what authoritarianism looks like: Trump not conceding after losing. Sen. Graham pressuring Secretaries… https://t.co/q5AmBKNt41If Congress doesn't act immediately, 12 million Americans will see all of their unemployment benefits expire the da… https://t.co/TewJS16iHbThe major political conflict we face now is not over policy. It's about whether or not we remain a democracy. Frigh… https://t.co/UD9RrmjxbVhttps://t.co/1fgmA7fhI6
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11/18
2020
If we can provide over $1 trillion in tax breaks to the top 1% and large corporations and $740 billion for the bloa… https://t.co/8PByvFFRjkJoe Biden is absolutely right. Standing up for working families means making sure that government contracts are onl… https://t.co/EV3Ro4Mcaf
11/17
2020
I always find it amusing when our opponents talk about the “far-left” agenda. The truth is our ideas are common se… https://t.co/5u3ID5hQ29Donald Trump will go down in history not just as a racist, sexist, xenophobe and religious bigot. He will be rememb… https://t.co/BUbn8BttS0Over 1,000 Americans are dying each day from the coronavirus. 40 million Americans face eviction. 92 million Americ… https://t.co/OlcgwvtkwB
11/16
2020
No figure in history has done more to undermine American democracy than Donald Trump. His "birther" movement tried… https://t.co/g7DP5qLe50Happy to hear @RoKhanna is in the mix for U.S. Senate. Ro was a co-chair of my presidential campaign, has a bold vi… https://t.co/80wrFrFuF2
11/15
2020
The refusal of Republican leaders to acknowledge the results of the presidential election is not just an attack on… https://t.co/SObpoGLxbmWe are making progress in reforming a broken and racist criminal justice system. New prosecutors across the country… https://t.co/dqGvrtRs1aNarcissist in Chief. While the pandemic rages across the country, Trump spends his day plotting how he can overturn… https://t.co/95H2zWwkFb
11/14
2020
The business model of Wells Fargo & its disgraced former CEO John Stumpf is fraud. The $2.5 million fine he paid fo… https://t.co/fgtnaeVexyAmericans killed in World War I: Over 116,000 Americans killed in Vietnam War: Over 58,000 Americans killed in Ko… https://t.co/VCrYHELBXQThe pandemic is surging, and tens of millions of Americans are facing economic devastation. The Senate needs to pas… https://t.co/yMI9WGwNOL
11/13
2020
Instead of fighting to defeat the COVID-19 pandemic that has killed over 242,000 Americans, the Trump administratio… https://t.co/MPSGGjzlnVNo, Secretary Pompeo. There won't be a transition to a second Trump term. The race has been called. Joe Biden will… https://t.co/kPu5jJY8ep112 co-sponsors of Medicare for All were on the ballot in November. All 112 won. 98 co-sponsors of the Green New D… https://t.co/8owObkPLmPThe American people want a government that works for all, not just the few. That’s the right thing to do, that’s th… https://t.co/twNreV6VriWhat Trump is doing right now is delegitimizing our electoral process and American democracy. https://t.co/RRbfoAcJSn
11/12
2020
Today is a day to honor the extraordinary sacrifice and bravery of our veterans and their families, and make certai… https://t.co/59nUITiVveDefeating Trump and electing Joe Biden was a beginning. Now the progressive movement is going to rally the America… https://t.co/v43Qvc4qvG
11/11
2020
When we talk about the destructiveness of this terrible COVID-19 pandemic we must not ignore what it has done to me… https://t.co/nPtxpAzPseIf we ended Citizens United... If we stopped billionaires from buying politicians... If we moved to the public fu… https://t.co/kyOGXJtaTW112 co-sponsors of Medicare for All were on the ballot. All of them won. 98 co-sponsors of the Green New Deal were… https://t.co/WdAzmV74ff
11/10
2020
47% of workers in Georgia make less than $15 an hour and 71% of voters in Georgia support increasing the federal mi… https://t.co/Pv9Bu7BsDOEvery year, 68,000 Americans die because they can't afford to go to a doctor on time – almost 200 people a day. Hea… https://t.co/0SdD24WzbfWith the coronavirus pandemic surging, it's refreshing to see new leadership coming into power who actually believe… https://t.co/EWcJttv5Ux
11/9
2020
Joe Biden will win the popular vote by over 4 million votes. The Democratic nominee for president has now won the p… https://t.co/hx0gCdkvJbFlorida passed a $15 minimum wage Montana, South Dakota, Arizona & New Jersey legalized marijuana Colorado passed… https://t.co/o5BkTVBrGZ
11/8
2020
Today is a day of celebration. We have accomplished something that our children, grandchildren and future generatio… https://t.co/9MdwrZOZxxThis election was about whether or not we remain a country that believes in the Constitution, that believes in the… https://t.co/kvdBkqTKUmCongratulations to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris for their historic win. In this incredibly difficult moment in Ameri… https://t.co/eUlllRjM70I want to congratulate all those who worked so hard to make this historic day possible. Now, through our continued… https://t.co/CZucTLqelUTonight, as we celebrate Joe Biden’s apparent election victory, we understand that our struggle is not over. It has… https://t.co/0tdf6JjnxH
11/7
2020
The youth of this country are leading the fight for economic, social, racial and environmental justice. And they ma… https://t.co/g9Y6ScmGTVI want to thank progressive grassroots organizations for their extraordinary efforts in helping to make Biden's vic… https://t.co/KECul9PdBJUndermining the legitimacy of an election—what Trump is doing now, and in fact has done for months—is how demagogue… https://t.co/rMoqLXk59Z
11/6
2020
In 2016, when Trump won PA, MI, and WI by a handful of votes, the election system worked just great. Now that he's… https://t.co/sMxN1RvqYXThe American people understand that health care is a human right, needed by all. Let's unite our country. Let's do… https://t.co/gk6h4beQfP
11/5
2020
Count every vote. https://t.co/gYpZtR9972Now, in this unprecedented moment, is the time to reaffirm our belief in democracy and to give states the time they… https://t.co/g3Gi1YwWSe
11/4
2020
If you are in line by the time polls close at your site, you are entitled to vote. Stay in line. Make your voice heard.Savannah native, @Morehouse man, and your next U.S. Senator. https://t.co/xNQ5qwuCWE
Retweeted by Bernie SandersI am enormously proud of the way we’ve run our big-hearted campaign — 100% PAC-free, funded entirely by people, bec… https://t.co/Op7sjlMuwO
Retweeted by Bernie SandersWe need to create a government that is by the people, for the people, and with the people. I will always stand up f… https://t.co/1R9SJDdGnA
Retweeted by Bernie SandersToday is the day! Find your polling location at https://t.co/JW3ipWdu9U. If you have any issues at your polling… https://t.co/pOl9FTPkMm
Retweeted by Bernie SandersThis campaign is for every single West Virginian, ones who live here now, ones who've moved away and want to return… https://t.co/zrsroGE08g
Retweeted by Bernie SandersWe are going to shock the world. #GoVoteTN #NotMeUs https://t.co/X7RsNhClu1
Retweeted by Bernie SandersElection Day should be a national holiday.Let's be clear. This election won't be over when Trump says it's over. It will be over after every vote is counted.… https://t.co/ffgmKOLH8BIf this campaign has shown us anything it is that Congress must pass real election reform. No more voter suppressio… https://t.co/3Ykf9AcGnnDuring the course of this campaign we have held 19 virtual rallies in battleground states, and 11 virtual rallies w… https://t.co/7hK3ltxDbiThis is not just an election between Trump and Biden. This election is about democracy vs. authoritarianism – and… https://t.co/9H74GWXDzW“Get out there and vote. Remember: the real works starts as soon as the election is done.” -@lascafeteras https://t.co/jbSXPIBVt3“To all my fellow Iowans and rural voters, please go out and vote. And vote progressive.” Thank you for performing… https://t.co/6221i8FcQP“The bottom line is: We have to pass Medicare for All… Other developed nations have figured this out. Why haven’t w… https://t.co/lNMCR6Ccgg“If we want health care for this country, we have to put the government back in the hands of the people. Who better… https://t.co/g9XmyNFDIn“When people try to throw at me the myths surrounding Medicare for All, I get to dispel every single one of them. I… https://t.co/usIHJwd1Pu“I think we have forgotten in this country what it means to have this idea of health care as a right. As something… https://t.co/ObEMyOrP1p“We’re going to be flipping Michigan, I’m excited about it. And just one last thing: I just really want to see [Tru… https://t.co/JXuxXYjocj“Who is standing in the way of the better life that we all want. Because it isn’t immigrants… it isn’t people recei… https://t.co/ddNQBArlDz"Tomorrow it is critical that we come out and vote, but it's also very, very critical that we continue pushing, we… https://t.co/JIy9ROiiQe“A growing majority of people recognize the future will be better when we raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour, wh… https://t.co/iBC0uzOSCK"I know that history has tried to sanitize the movement and to make it a digestible soundbite... that Rosa sat and… https://t.co/sq6upDq3yd"It was 30 years ago that [Bernie] and I and Maxine Waters, Lane Evans, Ron Dellums and Tom Adams founded the Progr… https://t.co/0xSvDWfL3D"Dump Trump. Ditch Mitch. Save America. That's the mantra. Let's get it done." –@JeffMerkley https://t.co/yf3zw5V21J“My very core belief, what’s in the deepest part of my soul, is that all human beings are inherently equal in worth… https://t.co/iIxT9rXPZ0“We are going to get health care coverage for every single person in this country. We are going to get debt-free ed… https://t.co/oUGwvndwDl“I want you to imagine a democracy where teachers and nurses and essential workers who aspire to run for office can… https://t.co/zOp7DtI5kB"I'm so absolutely thrilled that this movement is not only succeeding but that it's growing... The fact of the matt… https://t.co/EuA03SkYgH
11/3
2020

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