"I trust no one wants to see a Nazi Party to come to power in Greece." - Sen. Bernie Sanders
Sounds like this morning's Politico piece may have put a burr under his saddle.
Sanders, who is eyeing a 2016 presidential bid, will become ranking member of the Budget Committee when Congress reconvenes Tuesday.
Both men acknowledged in interviews that Sanders would face an uphill challenge and skepticism from the political class.
Good. Here's hoping he does it!
The new policy, to be instituted via executive order, may affect hundreds of thousands of workers whose jobs are supported by federal dollars.
They just won't stop trying to find ways to cut Social Security and Medicare.
Who gets your vote in this steel cage match?
A coalition of progressive groups protesting Obama's proposed cuts to Social Security, led by Bernie Sanders, will deliver more than two million signatures on petitions today.
We should thank our lucky stars that we have Bernie Sanders in the Senate. The Senate on Friday evening voted to block cuts in benefits for Social Security and disabled veterans. The amendment by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) put the Senate on record against changing how cost-of-living increases are calculated in a way that would result in significant cuts.