Sanders says he would support Biden reelection bid

Sanders says he would support Biden reelection bid

This post was originally published on this siteSen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said on Monday that he would support a reelection bid by President Biden if he decides to run for another term, comments that come one day after progressive Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) declined to say whether she would endorse...

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Sanders pushes for 95 percent tax on corporate ‘windfall’ profits

Sanders pushes for 95 percent tax on corporate ‘windfall’ profits

This post was originally published on this siteSenate Budget Committee chair Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Tuesday made a push for a bill that seeks to levy a 95 percent tax on windfall profits of companies that bring in more than $500 million in revenue annually. Sanders highlighted reports detailing higher...

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Bernie Sanders endorses progressive Jessica Cisneros against Democratic Rep. Henry Cuellar in Texas

Bernie Sanders endorses progressive Jessica Cisneros against Democratic Rep. Henry Cuellar in Texas

This post was originally published on this siteVermont Sen. Bernie Sanders on Monday endorsed Jessica Cisneros’ bid to unseat Texas Democratic Rep. Henry Cuellar, as early voting in the state begins ahead of the March 1 primary election.

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Sanders faces difficult choice on slimmed-down budget bill

Sanders faces difficult choice on slimmed-down budget bill

This post was originally published on this siteSen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is facing a gut-wrenching decision about whether to sign off on a whittled-down budget reconciliation package that is expected to fall short of his goal to expand Medicare and empower the federal government to negotiate…

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Recent White House study on taxes shows the wealthy pay a lower rate than everybody else

Recent White House study on taxes shows the wealthy pay a lower rate than everybody else

This post was originally published on this site A decade ago, in an essay for The New York Times, Warren Buffett disclosed that he had paid nearly $7 million in federal taxes in 2010. “That sounds like a lot of money,” he wrote. “But what I paid was only 17.4...

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