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Bernie Sanders Blames Republicans For 'A Very Ugly Moment In American History'

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) railed against Republicans who “stay up nights figuring out how” to grant billionaires tax breaks while cutting social...

Bernie Sanders Skewers Republicans

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 10.28.2013 | Politics

As a member of the bipartisan panel tasked with constructing a budget deal to fund the federal government ahead of the Jan. 15 deadline, Sen. Bernie S...

Today Is Social Security's 78th Birthday, And Nobody Is Partying Harder Than Bernie Sanders

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 08.14.2013 | Politics

On August 14, 1935 President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act, giving birth to a program that quickly became a vital support syste...

Arthur Delaney

Bernie Sanders: Obama Owns Chained CPI | Arthur Delaney | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If President Barack Obama keeps on signaling his willingness to cut Social Security benefits, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) warned Tuesd...

Bernie Sanders Vows To Fight Entitlement Cuts In Obama's Budget

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.05.2013 | Politics

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Friday aggressively pushed back on President Barack Obama's budget proposal, calling it a "bitter disappointment" and p...

Zach Carter

Progressive Senators Pressure Obama Not To Cut Social Security | Zach Carter | Posted 11.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A group of progressive lawmakers led by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Thursday called for protecting Social Security and Medicare benef...

Sanders Bill "Goes Big" for Social Security

Daniel Marans | Posted 11.21.2011 | Politics
Daniel Marans

Before we get into the details of the Sanders bill, though, it is worth providing a little background on just what serious Washington people mean when they talk about "going big."

Bernie Sanders: Tax Cut Deal Could Doom Social Security

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), still relatively fresh off a more than 8-hour stand against the current tax cut deal, which recently passed a key vote in...