Sanders Makes Pitch for Ellison as DNC Chair

December 15, 2016

Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) campaigned for Representative Keith Ellison to be the next Democratic National Committee chairman on Wednesday night, casting the Minnesota Democrat as the new face of a party in need of
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Wilson and DiMaggio: Labor After Bernie

November 26, 2016

“The 2016 elections saw the labor movement behave largely as it usually does, backing the presumably most electable Democratic Party candidate in an effort to ensure a Democratic victory and win influence in a future administration,” write Rand Wilson and Dan DiMaggio in Jacobin. “National unions like the Service […]

Sanders Named to Senate Leadership Post

November 16, 2016

Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) is joining the ranks of Senate Democratic leadership next year. Sanders was named chairman of outreach during a closed-door Senate Democratic caucus meeting Wednesday morning. In the role, Sanders will be in charge of reaching out to blue-collar voters […]

Warren, Sanders Draw New Battle Lines with Trump

November 13, 2016

“When President-Elect Trump wants to … increase the economic security of middle class families, then count me in,” said Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts) in a speech to labor leaders Thursday. “To the degree that Trump is serious about […]

Sanders Hits Trump: Be a ‘Model’ for Fellow Billionaires

October 7, 2016

“In this campaign, what Trump is trying to do, trying to win votes, by dividing us up … by every day hurling insults at women that I can’t even repeat,” Sanders said in an article by Jesse Byrnes and Rebecca Savransky in The Hill. “My wife would kill me.” […]

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