Bernie Sanders 5 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 9:41pm CEOs of billion-dollar companies say they want to invest in their workers and communities. Good. I have a few ideas for them:
✅ Provide a living wage of at least $15 an hour
✅ Stop union-busting and outsourcing jobs
✅ Pay your taxes, don't evade them https://t.co/WTGLgHN6Ox Bernie Sanders 8 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 6:32pm Trump and the Republicans' latest attack on women's rights is this gag rule on health providers. Their goal is to overturn Roe v. Wade.
We will not let them win. We must fight together until a woman’s constitutional right to abortion is truly secure. https://t.co/sOsq5GTdWM Bernie Sanders 15 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 11:30am The millennial generation was told that the only way they would get good jobs is if they received a college education. That turned out to be dead wrong. Wages for the average college graduate have stagnated. It's time to hit the reset button. Here's how: https://t.co/gd3TPjxH1a Bernie Sanders 16 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 11:21am Together, we will cancel all student debt. And we're going to make Wall Street speculators pay for every nickel of it. https://t.co/QFxLXLKD1W Bernie Sanders 17 hours ago:   Monday Aug 19 - 9:54am Whether America's climate-action plan is 1,000 pages long or two pages long, at the end of the day, we all know what it’s about. It’s about building the political power to tell the fossil fuel industry: Sorry, you cannot continue to destroy the planet for short-term profits. https://t.co/pi8Pv0z54m Bernie Sanders 1 day ago:   Sunday Aug 18 - 5:20pm Billionaires and huge corporations should not be allowed to use loopholes and tax havens to avoid paying their fair share. At a time of massive global inequality the very wealthy should be paying more in taxes, not less. https://t.co/uRIQoiqn7c
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 1 day ago:   Sunday Aug 18 - 2:09pm Some say we can't afford tuition-free public college.
Let me get this straight: 40 years ago, in an economy with half the income per person, some of the best public schools were essentially free.
But guaranteeing college for all is so "radical" that we can't afford it today? Bernie Sanders 1 day ago:   Sunday Aug 18 - 12:30pm President Trump proposed cutting Social Security benefits by $25 billion in his budget. That should outrage all of us, young and old alike.
No, Mr. President, we will not let you cut Social Security. We will fight to expand it. https://t.co/evYVDVQfoG Bernie Sanders 2 days ago:   Saturday Aug 17 - 1:45pm Think of how crazy you have to be, in the middle of a mass-extinction event, to try to destroy the Endangered Species Act.
I’m sure Trump’s friends in the fossil fuel and mineral industries are happy with his attack on our biodiversity. https://t.co/gHs41O9Nop Bernie Sanders 3 days ago:   Friday Aug 16 - 3:30pm Over 40 years:
• GDP per person doubled
• CEO pay ⬆️ 1,000%
• CEOs, who got $30 for every $1 a worker made, now get $278
• The median wage grew $2 an hour since 1978
A political revolution means standing up to billionaires to say: Enough is enough. You can't have it all. https://t.co/bfu5Qint8D Bernie Sanders 3 days ago:   Friday Aug 16 - 12:59pm If Prime Minister @Netanyahu doesn't want members of Congress to visit Israel, then maybe he can respectfully decline $3.8 billion in annual funding—the largest amount of U.S. aid to any country.
I believe in an even-handed approach to ending the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. https://t.co/GGVHi8pzSk Bernie Sanders 3 days ago:   Friday Aug 16 - 11:37am It's confirmed: July was the hottest month ever recorded.
How insane is it that our Environmental Protection Agency is now run by a former coal lobbyist? We must stand up to the fossil fuel industry and say: you will no longer dictate our climate policy. https://t.co/IciWMOYO19 Bernie Sanders 4 days ago:   Thursday Aug 15 - 3:19pm No senior should have to sell their belongings or spend their life savings just to be able to age in place.
Under the Medicare for All, long-term, home-based care will be guaranteed as a right to every senior and person with a disability in America. https://t.co/J2S671yF2a Bernie Sanders 4 days ago:   Thursday Aug 15 - 11:08am Banning Congresswomen Omar and Tlaib from entering Israel and Palestine is a sign of enormous disrespect to these elected leaders, to the United States Congress, and to the principles of democracy. The Israeli government should reverse this decision and allow them in. https://t.co/mvdcmnFBKU Bernie Sanders 4 days ago:   Thursday Aug 15 - 8:48am When @RepCummings and I asked pharma CEOs about soaring drug prices, they coordinated to block our investigation.
@MylanNews and @TevaUSA: Obstructing our inquiry is a crime. The American people deserve answers about your price-fixing conspiracy. https://t.co/rLIq7pAfcK Bernie Sanders 5 days ago:   Wednesday Aug 14 - 6:23pm Mr. Trump is a lying bigot. https://t.co/uXcajQtLdQ
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 5 days ago:   Wednesday Aug 14 - 3:49pm On this day, 84 years ago, FDR signed Social Security into law. It is one of the most successful programs in our country’s history and lifts more Americans out of poverty than any other.
We are not going to cut Social Security—we are going to expand it. https://t.co/8M7rEoNmgB Bernie Sanders 5 days ago:   Wednesday Aug 14 - 10:26am The effects of climate change already affect all of us—rural and urban residents, inland and coastal communities alike.
Let's come together as a nation and mobilize a response as large and serious as the emergency itself. Our future depends on it. https://t.co/TidTWv5Fdx Bernie Sanders 6 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 13 - 5:49pm Do you think it’s a coincidence that the racist manifesto of the El Paso shooter echoes Trump’s language of “invasion” and “infestation” of immigrants? I don’t.
@realDonaldTrump is fanning the flames of white supremacy. We must stop him. https://t.co/CTz96qAZ8A
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 6 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 13 - 3:37pm The United States needs to end the international embarrassment of being the only industrialized nation not to provide paid family leave. https://t.co/Fe0IMkxx25 Bernie Sanders 6 days ago:   Tuesday Aug 13 - 9:39am We must not be about tearing small children away from their families. In 2002, I voted against creation of DHS and the establishment of ICE. That was the right vote.
What our cruel and broken immigration system needs is comprehensive reform. https://t.co/WcLAiBpGb2 Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Monday Aug 12 - 11:19am $70,000 a minute.
$4 million per hour.
$100 million per day.
That's how much the Walton family, the richest family in the world, made last year.
I say to the Walton family: No more excuses. Pay your workers a living wage—at least $15 an hour. https://t.co/k7aGeQXxvq Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Monday Aug 12 - 8:59am I guess this is what Senator Mitch McConnell calls "leadership": Defending starvation wages for American workers, inaction on the climate crisis, and doing nothing to stop mass shootings. https://t.co/4fxen1s7qg
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Saturday Aug 10 - 10:11am Health care is a right, not a privilege. We need Medicare for All so we can end the disgrace of 30 million Americans having no health insurance, and many more being underinsured with high deductibles and co-payments. https://t.co/N7nPZ4H59T Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 11:14am Our grassroots movement got Democrats and Republicans to pass our bill to end the U.S. role in Saudi Arabia's brutal war in Yemen.
Although Trump vetoed it, Congress can still rein in this president and put an end to the world's worst humanitarian crisis. https://t.co/BRV3gZ4pno Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Friday Aug 9 - 8:58am Billionaire Wall Street investors think they’re pretty savvy. But their big bet on fossil fuels didn’t pan out: BlackRock lost $90 billion investing in oil and coal over 10 years.
Maybe after a few billion more in losses, they’ll realize we should act to solve climate change. https://t.co/hdOUPnMFBi Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 3:53pm Prescription drug costs are too damn high!
For decades, we've been paying more to pharmaceutical companies than any other country. You know what that makes us? The suckers of the world. https://t.co/Ztc4a43fD2
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 12:41pm In 1923, researchers who discovered insulin sold the patent for $1 so it would be available to all. But drug companies hijacked this lifesaving medicine and now charge over $300 a vial.
Let’s be clear about this: Big Pharma’s greed is literally killing people in this country. https://t.co/T9oUdD7W9E Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Thursday Aug 8 - 10:03am The Trump plan to cut nutrition assistance for 3 million Americans is nothing short of obscene. Tax cuts for the rich, more hunger for the poor. This is what oligarchy looks like.
We are calling on @realDonaldTrump to reverse this disastrous proposal.
https://t.co/T1lNXK6tq2 Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 7:05pm Billions around the world are at risk of drought, displacement, and resource wars.
What if, instead of spending $738 billion a year on the Pentagon and weapons systems, the United States brought the world together to cooperate on solving climate change? https://t.co/GaudS5MASR Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 12:19pm And we should make public colleges and universities tuition-free. This is not a "radical" idea. Here is how we do it: https://t.co/gd3TPjg5CA Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Wednesday Aug 7 - 11:51am We should cancel it. https://t.co/Vb2UW8nO2R Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 6 - 7:43pm July 2019 was the hottest month in recorded history. Make no mistake: this is an emergency.
We cannot afford to simply wait Trump out. Congress must act boldly to tackle the climate threat—the fate of our children and grandchildren depend on it. https://t.co/MEHWCTC7pg Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 6 - 4:04pm RT @RepRoKhanna: .@SenSanders and my War Powers Resolution led to the suspension of refueling Saudi planes. Now, we have a chance to stop the war: pass my #NDAA amendment, pressure the Saudi-led coalition to stop the bombing in Yemen, and solve this issue with the Houthis at the negotiating table https://t.co/XCRLtfCS0S Bernie Sanders 1 week ago:   Tuesday Aug 6 - 2:48pm Why are we the only advanced country with no guaranteed family leave, sick days or vacations? Because corporate America hates unions.
Our plan, the Workplace Democracy Act, will revitalize union organizing so America's working class has a dignified life. https://t.co/OkZCDgDW64 Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Monday Aug 5 - 7:11pm President Trump faces a choice: bring the country together to pass commonsense gun safety measures—or blame the internet. He has decided to side with the NRA, whose lobbyists and campaign contributions control the Republican party.
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@SenateGOP and @realDonaldTrump: the country is demanding action right now. Will you side with the American people or will you just do what the @NRA wants? Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Monday Aug 5 - 9:36am No one should profit from imprisoning people, especially children.
We must end this morally repugnant business. https://t.co/FPHeTzVRee Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 4 - 4:13pm Senator McConnell, bring a bill to fight this gun violence epidemic to the Senate floor for a vote.
These were passed by the House five months ago:
∙ Bipartisan Background Checks Act
∙ Enhanced Background Checks Act
Without action, your words are meaningless and insulting. https://t.co/4tcr9NgivP Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Saturday Aug 3 - 8:11am A society which proclaims freedom as its goal, as the United States does, must work unceasingly to end the disgraceful bigotry and violence against transgender Americans. https://t.co/CKRrvBjpLt Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Friday Aug 2 - 8:01pm El pueblo boricua se unió, se levantó, y le forzó a Rosselló a renunciar. Nos muestra lo que la gente común puede lograr cuando nos organizamos. Ahora tenemos que asegurar de que reciban una representación justa y receptiva. Puerto Rico se merece la democracia, no la austeridad. Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Friday Aug 2 - 6:36pm The Puerto Rican people came together, stood up, and forced Governor Rosselló to resign. They showed us what ordinary people can achieve when we organize. Our job now is to make sure they get fair and responsive representation. Puerto Rico deserves democracy, not austerity. https://t.co/GmwAUFZHQm Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Friday Aug 2 - 10:51am I say to Mitch McConnell: Do not ignore the will of 200 million Americans who want us to put an end to starvation wages in the United States.
Let the American people have a vote on a $15 minimum wage! https://t.co/p0uaE6mMo9 Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Friday Aug 2 - 9:23am The pharmaceutical industry will claim the outrageous prices they charge for life-saving medicines are necessary.
Maybe they haven’t heard of a country that we share thousands of miles of a border with, where they sell the exact same drugs for a fraction of the price. https://t.co/ECz1Q2TsVt
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Thursday Aug 1 - 7:40pm Esto es inaceptable. El gobierno de los Estados Unidos le ha fallado al pueblo de Puerto Rico por demasiado tiempo. Eso debe acabar ya. El presidente Trump debe asegurar que el gobierno federal esté haciendo todo lo que esté en su poder para reconstruir a Puerto Rico. Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Thursday Aug 1 - 7:39pm For far too long, the U.S. government has failed the people of Puerto Rico. That must end today. President Trump must act now to ensure that the federal government is doing everything in its power to fully rebuild Puerto Rico. https://t.co/EodP9a5Vhv Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Thursday Aug 1 - 2:46pm The Pentagon is set to grow by $90 billion and reach $738 billion next year. For $90 billion, we could double nutrition assistance or provide $7,000 to every child in poverty.
We cannot keep handing over billions to the military-industrial complex. https://t.co/8zIyQnlbfZ Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Thursday Aug 1 - 10:13am RT @RoKhanna: When students attend public colleges and universities, here’s what they pay on average:
🇩🇰 Denmark: $0
🇪🇪 Estonia: $0
🇫🇮 Finland: $0
🇩🇪 Germany: $0
🇮🇸 Iceland: $0
🇳🇴 Norway: $0
🇸🇪 Sweden: $0
🇹🇷 Turkey: $0
🇺🇸 United States: $8,778
This is why we fight for College for All. Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Thursday Aug 1 - 9:10am We should pay attention to this: Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, a far-right authoritarian, is rapidly destroying the Amazon rainforest. He is a threat to working people, minorities, journalists, and a habitable planet. No wonder Trump loves him so much. https://t.co/xO8n6Xfc5d Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 5:24pm If every major country on the planet can guarantee health care to all and achieve better health outcomes, while spending less per capita, please do not tell us that the United States of America cannot do the same. https://t.co/bzBbFFL8hL Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 31 - 2:58pm This is what an energy transition looks like when we have no plan. The coal company Blackjewel has filed for bankruptcy—meanwhile, its miners have not been paid for weeks.
We need to move to a sustainable economy with a just and fair transition for workers and their families. https://t.co/idjsbNg1Ei Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 3:42pm To restore our one-person-one-vote democracy, we must pass a constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United and stop this country's slide to oligarchy. https://t.co/zs0MWAlXiT Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 10:38am It makes no sense for young people to be denied jobs because they were arrested for smoking marijuana. It is time to decriminalize marijuana, expunge past marijuana convictions and end the failed war on drugs. Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 9:22am RT @Public_Citizen: Universal health care COULD NEVER WORK
...unless you live in:
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 30 - 9:21am The Saudis said Jamal Khashoggi’s murder was a ‘rogue operation.’ That was a lie.
A new piece reveals the regime’s ongoing efforts to harass and kidnap its critics around the world. It's past time to rethink our relationship with this repressive regime. https://t.co/D52fvbHVMl Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 29 - 2:51pm I wonder why Donald Trump vetoed our historic legislation to end U.S. involvement in the brutal bombing of Yemen. Who benefits from that?
Raytheon, Boeing, Lockheed Martin, and General Dynamics: the four corporations making 90 percent of the weapons that we sell to Saudi Arabia. https://t.co/edxwSYnwO0 Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 29 - 2:09pm It is unacceptable that across every chronic and acute health condition, people of color fare worse than their white counterparts. Together, we can fight racial bias and repair our broken health care system by passing the Health Equity and Accountability Act and Medicare for All. https://t.co/gX6wKGtvKw
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Sunday Jul 28 - 10:55am Let us be clear: In states where they have increased the minimum wage, paychecks are higher and the economy is booming. There is no excuse not to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour and end starvation wages for 40 million Americans. https://t.co/UYwCD08jgj Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Saturday Jul 27 - 3:43pm Public support for Medicare for All is rising. Why? The reason is pretty obvious. It is getting harder and harder to defend a dysfunctional health care system in which 30,000 people die every year because they don't get to a doctor when they should. https://t.co/GTPVwfMsRW
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Friday Jul 26 - 1:32pm How crazy is this? Even though car makers agreed with California to keep stronger fuel efficiency standards, the EPA is proposing to allow more tailpipe pollution. Trump's loyalty to the fossil fuel industry is threatening the very lives of our children. https://t.co/4CEXinXHJG Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Friday Jul 26 - 10:03am The climate crisis means more frequent and more intense heatwaves around the world. Our job must be to rapidly transform our energy system from fossil fuels to energy efficiency and sustainable energy. With a Green New Deal, we can save the planet and create millions of new jobs. https://t.co/hkZJdkdHzK Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jul 25 - 8:00pm I agree with @Ilhan. We must counter Trump's racist playbook by advancing policies that unmistakably improve working people’s lives, like strengthening collective bargaining, raising the minimum wage, and treating jobs and health care as human rights. https://t.co/sQnCTVXOCo Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jul 25 - 5:53pm For three decades, I have been advocating for tuition-free college. If you are new to this effort, we welcome you to the fight for justice. https://t.co/qgoRWvh6bg
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jul 25 - 3:55pm .@RepRaulGrijalva is right. We must stand with the people of Puerto Rico in this decisive moment, and make sure their will is not trampled upon by an unelected board making cuts to education and health care. https://t.co/skcIHgYCk4
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jul 25 - 3:04pm Our broken criminal justice system targets poor people and minorities disproportionately with the death penalty, including those who are innocent. The government should not be in the business of killing people. We must abolish capital punishment. https://t.co/TkIuqkXnnN Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jul 25 - 10:56am Nobody should be "drowning," worrying about becoming homeless, because of crushing student debt in the United States of America.
It is time to tax Wall Street to fund student debt cancellation and tuition-free public colleges for all. https://t.co/0zDrEq23Bg Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jul 25 - 9:51am The president’s veto enables the sale of $8.1 billion in weapons sales to Saudi Arabia's brutal dictators. It will deepen and prolong the world's worst humanitarian crisis in Yemen. It infringes on Congress' authority over matters of war.
What a disgrace. https://t.co/sBcuczx21a Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jul 25 - 12:37am Esta persona debe ayudar a la isla a recuperarse luego de décadas de devastación económica y del huracán María, que arrasó la isla hace casi dos años. Sin demora, garantizaremos el apoyo total del gobierno federal en la reconstrucción y recuperación de Puerto Rico. Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jul 25 - 12:37am Felicito a los milliones de boricuas que se unieron a exigir que el gobernador Rosselló renunciara. Cuando nos unimos, no hay nada que no podemos lograr. La próxima persona que gobierne la isla debe escuchar a la gente y oponerse a la corrupción y la austeridad de Wall Street. Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jul 25 - 12:27am His successor must stand against corruption and Wall Street-imposed austerity to help the island recover from decades of economic devastation and Hurricane Maria. Together, we will ensure the full support of the federal government in the rebuilding and recovery of Puerto Rico. Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jul 25 - 12:27am I congratulate the millions of people in Puerto Rico who came together to demand the resignation of Governor Rosselló.
When we stand together, there is nothing we cannot accomplish. https://t.co/bBJaz2Jd3q Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 7:21pm Why is it that year after year, our people are living shorter lives while we spend more and more on health care?
Pharmaceutical profits are a big part of the story.
If we want to solve the opioid crisis, their greed and criminality must come to an end. https://t.co/B9D9QPxN0o Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 3:55pm Trump is a scam artist and a demagogue. He is using racism to divide working people and distract from his loyalty to billionaires and huge corporations. It won't work. The American people will come together and defeat this strategy of fomenting hate. https://t.co/mdaNqLR87i Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jul 24 - 2:14pm Trump proposed $87 billion in cuts to infrastructure over the next 10 years in his budget. How is it, Mr. President, that a nation can thrive when its infrastructure is crumbling? https://t.co/j5FEFylx5G
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 23 - 5:10pm This proposal belongs in the trash, @realDonaldTrump. No one should go hungry in the United States of America. https://t.co/gRcYlWIq0s Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 23 - 3:39pm RT @SenateDems: America Speaks Out: Stop Trump’s Cruel Treatment of Children at the Border
Senate Democrats are hearing testimony from medical & legal experts who have witnessed the terrible conditions at the border firsthand.
#DontLookAwayhttps://t.co/cPnJYOOrjy Bernie Sanders 3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jul 23 - 2:51pm If we could bail out Wall Street and give $1.5 trillion in tax breaks to private corporations, we damn well can cancel all student debt in this country—no exceptions. https://t.co/Lz9ATKwrve
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 4 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 22 - 9:22pm Hundreds of thousands of people in Puerto Rico are demonstrating against corruption, Wall Street-imposed austerity, and decades of economic devastation. We stand with them: Governor Rossello must resign. Puerto Rico needs new leadership and a new direction. https://t.co/KyT1LWhOy3 Bernie Sanders 4 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 22 - 6:01pm Big Pharma lied about opioid addictiveness. And here they are, joking about their racket in these emails. Their greed has no limits. We must pass the Opioid Crisis Accountability Act to hold top executives criminally liable for the devastation they caused. https://t.co/RGJdlyO7PY Bernie Sanders 4 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 22 - 4:41pm Does Donald Trump want a war with Iran? Who knows? Nobody in the world knows what they'll do tomorrow. And given the confusion in this administration, it’s possible they may.
But this I do know: The United States Congress must do everything it can to prevent this war. Bernie Sanders 4 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 22 - 3:28pm Me uno al reclamo del pueblo boricua, que ha salido a la calle en un #ParoNacional, para exigir la renuncia inmediata del gobernador Ricardo Rosselló. Debemos garantizar el apoyo del gobierno federal en los esfuerzos de reconstrucción y recuperación de Puerto Rico. Bernie Sanders 4 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 22 - 3:28pm I stand with the people of Puerto Rico, who have taken to the streets for a national strike, to demand the immediate resignation of Governor Rosselló. We must ensure the full support of the federal government in the rebuilding and recovery of Puerto Rico. Bernie Sanders 4 weeks ago:   Monday Jul 22 - 1:17pm Bank of America, Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo have all seen their tax rates go from 30 to 22 percent thanks to Trump's tax scam.
Our job: repeal it and tax Wall Street to cancel $1.6 trillion in student debt. https://t.co/hWpTYtZZca Bernie Sanders 4 weeks ago:   Sunday Jul 21 - 3:39pm How is it that in the richest country in the history of the world, we can't afford to pay everyone a living wage? Until we raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour, I'm going to keep asking. https://t.co/djDvrQ2eTJ
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 1 month ago:   Saturday Jul 20 - 10:08am You want good, clean teeth? Simple: Brush your teeth, floss, and fight for Medicare for All. https://t.co/6BVEdHgYzY Bernie Sanders 1 month ago:   Friday Jul 19 - 5:38pm The window for meaningful climate action is closing. Our job: come together to take on the powerful fossil fuel industry and mobilize a national response as large and serious as the emergency itself. Our future depends on it. https://t.co/Sr7GnsM8RV Bernie Sanders 1 month ago:   Friday Jul 19 - 3:57pm Me uno al reclamo del pueblo boricua que salió a la calle a exigir la rendición de cuentas por parte del gobernador y el fin de la corrupción. Ante los huracanes y 10 años de austeridad, los boricuas tienen derecho a la democracia y a todo el apoyo federal para salir de la crisis Bernie Sanders 1 month ago:   Friday Jul 19 - 1:37pm ⚠️The past 5 years are the hottest on record
⚠️This June is the hottest June recorded
⚠️Thousands die in heatwaves around the world
Trump's ignorance is threatening the lives of our children. For their sake, we must stand up to the fossil fuel industry and build a green economy. https://t.co/kCe0KfZClg Bernie Sanders 1 month ago:   Thursday Jul 18 - 6:55pm Mitch McConnell is wrong. Since 1979, when a state has increased the min. wage, employment and wages typically go up, not down. A $15 minimum wage would raise wages for 39 million people and lift millions of Americans out of poverty. Why is McConnell afraid to let us vote on it? https://t.co/CDraIzKFki Bernie Sanders 1 month ago:   Thursday Jul 18 - 3:18pm I stand with the people of Puerto Rico taking to the streets to demand accountability for the governor and an end to corruption.
After dealing with hurricanes and a decade of austerity, Puerto Ricans have a right to democracy and full federal support to get out of this crisis. https://t.co/sSUu0n09MY Bernie Sanders 1 month ago:   Thursday Jul 18 - 1:09pm RT @SenSanders: If the Majority Leader wants to defend starvation wages to the people of Kentucky, that is his right.
But I say to Mitch McConnell: let the American people have a vote on a $15 minimum wage. https://t.co/Y203gOXKvO
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 1 month ago:   Thursday Jul 18 - 12:53pm Four years ago, @KeithEllison and I rallied with low wage workers for an increase in the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour.
We were laughed at. We were told it was unrealistic. We were told it wouldn't happen.
Not anymore. https://t.co/UZLQvFPwHE
Link to Image Bernie Sanders 1 month ago:   Thursday Jul 18 - 11:29am After supporting a huge increase in military spending for the most dangerous president in American history, it would be outrageous for the House to approve a bill that would deny primary care to over 3 million Americans by cutting community health centers by 20% in real dollars. https://t.co/c6o1mavPFI Bernie Sanders 1 month ago:   Thursday Jul 18 - 11:08am Remember when $15 an hour was "radical"? Not so radical anymore thanks to people fighting for a living wage. In a historic vote today, the House of Representatives will pass legislation to end poverty wages for 33 million people. https://t.co/tS7u9zeBgf Bernie Sanders 1 month ago:   Thursday Jul 18 - 10:44am RT @SpeakerPelosi: .@HouseDemocrats are preparing to pass the first increase in the federal minimum wage in over a decade. #RaiseTheWagehttps://t.co/mJ2AF4zCF8