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Friday | Foster's Daily Democrat

Bernie for president in 2016?

As it turns out, Scott Brown isn't the only politician from next-door New Hampshire voters should be watching.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, Opinion

Friday | Daily Kos

HoundDog's Big Day: 11 posts in 24 hours.

FloridaSNMOMI wrote an "eggstra-ordinary post tonight IAN: April 18, 2014 Here Comes Petro Cottontail, wherein I spontaneously frizzled into a spontaneous tangent of exhaustion in this comment: Speaking of which, may I pander my latest post, my 9 th of the day, which is a personal record.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, IGN Entertainment, Fox Interactive Media, Senator Bernie Sanders, Liberal Political News

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Daily Kos

'Who are the Koch brothers and what do they want?' ask Bernie Sanders

Sen. Bernie Sanders has such keen and brilliant insights that where ever he looks and speaks he elevates our perspectives as he does in Who are the Koch brothers and what do they want?" Senator Sanders reminds us that with the "disastrous Citizens United Supreme Court decision, billionaires and large corporations can now spend an unlimited amount ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders, Mitt Romney, Libertarian Party, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan

Iowa City Press-Citizen

Bringing evangelical fervor to campaign finance reform

I'd been planning to write something about how Citizens United -- the 2010 Supreme Court ruling that reduced limits on corporate political donations, equating them with free speech -- was one of the worst decisions the Court had issued in decades, when behold, last week they went and topped themselves.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders

McKnightsonline.com

Shortchanging the Older Americans Act has led to unnecessary nursing home placements, Senators say

Chronic underfunding of the Older Americans Act is leading to unnecessary long-term care facility admissions, Sen. Bernard Sanders and 26 of his Democratic colleagues in the Senate said in a recent letter to Appropriations Committee leaders.

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Related Topix: Long Term Care, US Senate, Health, US Politics

American Reporter

Make My DayTHE Feller is a Smeller

It's always time to worry when you hear that something has to be done, and done right away, or else a calamity of unimagined proportions will strike.

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Related Topix: US News, Patriot Act, Social Security, Personal Finance, US Politics, US Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Common Dreams

Nation's Boldest GMO Label Law Nears Passage in Vermont

After a groundswell of support from state residents fueled by grassroots activism, Vermont is on track to become the first state to require the labeling of food that contains genetically modified organisms .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Vermont, Senator Bernie Sanders, Vermont Government, US Governors, Peter Shumlin, Agriculture, Science

WCAX-TV Burlington

Shumlin discusses flooding aftermath

After this week's whirlwind weather events and major flooding Tuesday, Gov. Peter Shumlin, VTrans and state transportation officials held a news conference Wednesday to discuss the aftermath.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Peter Shumlin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders, Vermont, Vermont Government

Common Dreams

Senator Bernie Sanders Applauds Vermont Senate Vote on Food Labels

April 16 - U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders today welcomed a Vermont Senate vote to require labels on food containing genetically-modified ingredients.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders, Healthcare Law, Law, Liberal Political News

Tue Apr 15, 2014

State Press

Sebelius's departure overshadows Veterans Affairs hospital debacle

One of the top political stories to come out of the past week was the resignation of Health and Human Services Department Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, who led the rollout of the new health care marketplace established by the Affordable Care Act.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Healthcare Law, Law, Jeff Miller, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, David Vitter, US Senate

Bangor Daily News

Wednesday April 16, 2014: Maine Democratic primary, background checks, IQs

In reading the good piece by Wayne E. Reilly , I assume that many readers were surprised at the number of coal barges that came up the Penobscot River once "ice-out" was obtained.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Angus King, Senator Bernie Sanders, Opinion

Daily Kos

Why Bernie Sanders should not run in 2016

A few days ago, I saw on this website that Senator Bernie Sanders is thinking of making an independent bid for President in 2016 .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton

The Nation

A. Philip Randolph Was Right: 'We Will Need To Continue Demonstrations"

"Legislation is enacted under pressure," argued the labor leader and civil rights pioneer who had first called for a March on Washington in 1941, when he was advocating for the integration of defense industries.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders, Liberal Political News

The Washington Post

Rand Paula s Achilles heel

The Wall Street Journal's Bret Stephens calls it "bark-at-the-moon lunacy about Halliburton."

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Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders, Republican, Senator Rand Paul

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Burlington Free Press

Former NSA head to speak at Norwich commencement

The man in charge of the National Security Agency while it secretly monitored the communications of foreign leaders and millions of Americans will be the 2014 commencement speaker at Norwich University, the school announced Monday.

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Related Topix: Norwich University, US Politics, US News, US Senate

Lincoln Daily News

U.S. Senator Warns Of Disenchanted Voters In New Hampshire

Vermont U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders warned that a growing number of Americans were losing faith in the political system at a New Hampshire site that often hosts presidential primary debates.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders, Saint Anselm College, Manchester, NH, Hillary Clinton

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Examiner.com

Vermont is #1 Among the States for Pay Equity

The American Association of Women Nationwide studied the pay gap between men and women and found that women receive 77 cents for every dollar a man makes.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Bernie Sanders

The Brattleboro Reformer

Sanders speaks in N.H. as he mulls 2016 run

Still weighing a possible run for president, independent U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders told a New Hampshire crowd he doesn't shy away from a platform based on a socialist agenda.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders, Saint Anselm College, Brattleboro, VT

New York Daily News

The first Brooklyn President?

He still has the Brooklyn accent and seemingly animated wisps of white hair. And now Bernie Sanders, ever the revolutionary in a capital owned by the status quo, is mulling a run for president to confront Hillary Clinton from the left.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, Chris Christie, US Governors, 2012 Presidential Election, Opinion

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Huffington Post

Bernie Sanders Warns Americans Are Losing Faith In The Political System

OCTOBER 8: Sen. Bernie Sanders is seen outside the Supreme Court in Washington, on October 8, 2013 in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders, Patrick Leahy, Democrat, Manchester, NH

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