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Bernie Sanders raises concerns about Twitter’s Trump ban

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) told New York Times podcast “The Ezra Klein Show” Tuesday he doesn’t feel “particularly comfortable” with Twitter permanently banning former President Trump from the platform.Driving the news: In the interview, Sanders was asked about criticisms from some conservatives that liberals had become “too censorious.” Sanders responded by saying Trump “is a racist, a…

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Emmanuel Sanders Released by Saints After 1 Season with Team

The New Orleans Saints are set to release veteran wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders . ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported the news on Wednesday, and Sanders confirmed the move …

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Sanders First Senator to Break With Democrats Since Biden Took Office With Vote Against Tom Vilsack

On Tuesday, the Vermont senator, along with six Republicans, opposed Tom Vilsack’s confirmation as secretary of agriculture.

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Sanders ‘Confident’ $15 Minimum Wage Will Pass Senate Without Republican Support

Topline Chair of the Senate Budget Committee Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said Saturday he’s confident Democrats can pass a proposed minimum wage increase as part of the next stimulus bill without Republican support, despite uncertainty over the rules governing the limitations of budget reconciliation, a procedure Democrats are using to bypass Republican support for the next…

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Bernie Sanders is’confident’ that the $15 minimum wage will remain in COVID-19 relief Bundle

Bernie Sanders is ‘confident’ that the $15 minimum wage will remain in COVID-19 relief package

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Sanders says it is’absurd’ to lower income threshold for stimulus checks

Sanders said phasing out checks beginning at $50,000 for individuals “makes no sense to me at all, nor do I think it makes sense to the American people.”

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Bernie Sanders’ inauguration memes helped raised $1.8 million for charity, but the senator says the money is’no substitute for action by Congress’

Summary List PlacementBernie Sanders used a viral image of himself at the inauguration to raise nearly $2 million for charity, but said: “even this amount of money is no substitute for action by Congress.” The 79-year-old independent from Vermont said merchandise featuring the image has raised $1.8 million for the hunger charity Meals on Wheels…

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Bernie Sanders Warns Republicans’Will Win’ In 2022 Midterms If Democrats Don’t Act Aggressively On Stimulus Now

Topline As President Biden pushes for bipartisan consensus on a sweeping relief bill that looks https://www.forbes.com/sites/sarahhansen/2021/01/20/dont-hold-your-breath-for-more-big-stimulus-right-away-heres-why-some-of-it-might-be-delayed/?sh=775f111b7bd9″ aria-label=”increasingly out of reach”>increasingly out of reach, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said Sunday that he believes Democrats must act on stimulus now—even if it means cutting Republicans out of the process—to deliver aid to American families,…

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Sanders Vows Dems to Use Budget Reconciliation to Pass $1.9T COVID Bill if GOP Balks

The process would require only a simple majority in the Senate.

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Bernie Sanders Released an Inauguration Meme Sweatshirt and It’s Already Sold Out

The Vermont senator is using the viral moment to help people.