@Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders


Sen. Bernie Sanders is the longest serving independent in congressional history. Tweets ending in -B are from Bernie, and all others are from a staffer.


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Bernie Sanders

Private prison companies invested hundreds of thousands of dollars in Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, and tod… https://t.co/kjbJnwXctF

5 hours ago / 6065 Retweets / 7623 Likes

Bernie Sanders

We need to end usury in America. People should not have to pay a 10 percent fee for withdrawing $40 of their own mo… https://t.co/z4i84i2wF9

6 hours ago / 2332 Retweets / 6006 Likes

Bernie Sanders

The attacks against transgender people are part of a bigotry which has got to end. To young transgender people I say: We stand with you.

7 hours ago / 12606 Retweets / 34141 Likes

Bernie Sanders

Big banks need to stop acting like loan sharks and start acting like responsible lenders. https://t.co/xYIRk1GI0F

10 hours ago / 1783 Retweets / 5262 Likes

Bernie Sanders

Given Trump's effort to divide us up, this @latimes editorial is worth reading. https://t.co/Z3dlJog4pL

10 hours ago / 1009 Retweets / 2349 Likes

House Budget Dems

Cutting Medicaid is heartless—we should be helping struggling families, not stripping them of the health care they… https://t.co/2i4oWpPZRx

13 hours ago / 798 Retweets / 1549 Likes

Bernie Sanders

This is how cowardly bullies operate. They take campaign contributions from the wealthy and beat up on the children, elderly, sick and poor.

11 hours ago / 5706 Retweets / 17975 Likes

Bernie Sanders

Demagogues achieve and maintain power by wanting people to hate others because of their race, the religion or their nation of origin.

1 days ago / 6993 Retweets / 20151 Likes

Bernie Sanders

While millions of workers' wages and benefits have declined, CEOs of major corporations earn extremely high compens… https://t.co/hP5NrC17xZ

1 days ago / 5528 Retweets / 8542 Likes

Bernie Sanders

How does it happen that we live in a world in which 6 people own more wealth than the bottom half of the planet?

1 days ago / 11049 Retweets / 29026 Likes

Bernie Sanders

The current distribution of wealth internationally and in our own country is immoral and grotesque.

1 days ago / 4478 Retweets / 16513 Likes

Bernie Sanders

What good is the freedom to buy the health care you want if you can’t afford it? https://t.co/2eKbRZoN5C

1 days ago / 11950 Retweets / 29282 Likes

Bernie Sanders

I wonder how many members of Congress would vote to raise the minimum wage if they were forced to live on $7.25 an hour for a year.

1 days ago / 22023 Retweets / 67381 Likes

Bernie Sanders

There is no compromise on racism. There is no compromise on bigotry. There is no compromise on xenophobia.

1 days ago / 22038 Retweets / 56639 Likes

Bernie Sanders

Instead of frightening 11 million undocumented people with deportation, we need comprehensive immigration reform and a path to citizenship.

2 days ago / 10671 Retweets / 35247 Likes

Bernie Sanders

The ruling class likes to believe this country belongs to them. I think there are more than a few million of us who would say otherwise.

2 days ago / 5262 Retweets / 21499 Likes

Bernie Sanders

While middle class workers have seen their wages decline, the number of billionaires has grown ten-fold in the last… https://t.co/8gwGULQWrB

2 days ago / 4381 Retweets / 8906 Likes

Bernie Sanders

Corporate America and the 1% are not content with the top 1/10th of 1% owning almost as much wealth as the bottom 90%. They want it all.

2 days ago / 3723 Retweets / 11965 Likes