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  1. My HorizonsHOMELAND INSECURITYRead the original story

    47 min ago | American Reporter

    On Friday, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., said what a lot of us are thinking about Wall Street fat cats and how they are taking federal bailout money while handing out bonuses and pay raises to themselves. "They don't get it," she said.


  2. ConstanceDOES Pride Go Before a Fall?Read the original story

    50 min ago | American Reporter

    To say that the past two weeks have been surreal does not begin to explain why I spent the entire Easter weekend waiting for a call from Pres. Barack Obama.


  3. ConstanceBOX it, Bag it, Shred it, Pitch itRead the original story

    52 min ago | American Reporter

    ... fixed incomes and middle class Americans in cold-weather states need heating oil to stay warm," Vermont Sen. Bernard Sanders said this week. Last week, Sanders introduced legislation to require the federal Commodity Futures Trading Commission to use ...


  4. CBO: Deficit to shrink to lowest level of Obama presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    The Congressional Budget Office also projects a 14 percent drop in the number of U.S. residents without health insurance, largely because of Obama's health law. In a report released Monday, CBO says the deficit will be $468 billion for the budget year that ends in September.


  5. Sanders heading to Iowa, NHRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Hill

    Sen. Bernie Sanders is heading to a pair of key early-primary states as he ramps up consideration of a potential presidential run. Sanders is heading to New Hampshire on Saturday for a house party, and has a three-day swing planned through Iowa in late February.


  6. Bernie Sanders flips the script with 'deficits' planRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Memeorandum

    The Budget and Economic Outlook: 2015 to 2025 - The federal budget deficit, which has fallen sharply during the past few years, is projected to hold steady relative to the size of the economy through 2018. Beyond that point, however, the gap between spending and revenues is projected to grow Bernie Sanders flips the script with 'deficits' plan - Sen. Bernie Sanders is flipping the script on the GOP with a seven-step plan to address national "deficits" through increases in spending.


  7. Dems urge labor board to 'vigorously defend' new union election rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    A group of 15 Senate Democrats and one independent wrote to National Labor Relations Board Chairman Mark Pearce and urged him to "vigorously defend" the board's controversial new rule that allows for faster scheduling of workplace unionization votes. "Reports indicate this rule will likely be challenged in court by those who oppose workers' efforts to unionize.


  8. How globalization is supposed to workRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    On Wednesday, the day after President Obama's State of the Union address, a handful of Democratic House members, along with one senator, Bernie Sanders of Vermont, held a news conference to denounce one of the very few proposals the president put forward that actually has a chance of passage. The objects of their displeasure were the new trade agreements being negotiated by the administration.


  9. George F. Will: Vermonta s Sanders has mountains to climbRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Northern Virginia Daily

    The young man who answered the phone in the Senate office of Vermont's Bernie Sanders told the caller, a would-be campaign contributor, that it is illegal for funds to be accepted on federal property. He advised the person to contact Sanders' political operation, which might become a presidential campaign.


  10. Bernie Sanders Won't Be Entering the Koch Brothers PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker thanked the crowd of potential 2016 Republican presidential caucus attendees at Saturday's " Iowa Freedom Summit " for praying for him when he was taking away the collective-bargaining rights of teachers and snowplow drivers and custodians in their neighboring state. Texas Senator Ted Cruz built his campaign list by telling the crowd of conservative believers to text the word "Constitution" to a cellphone number associated with his campaign.


  11. America doesn't just have one deficit, and Bernie Sanders wants to address seven of themRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Sen. Bernie Sanders wants to talk about the deficits. Yes, plural. The ranking member on the Senate Budget Committee says the next budget should address a series of deficits in investment in the American economy.


  12. Market MoverTHIS High School 'Signing Day' is for the Academic StarsRead the original story

    May 4, 2012 | American Reporter

    It is a crisis that has been purely manufactured by Congress, and if Congress has its way, the Postal Service will not survive. Aside from my Senator, Bernie Sanders, few in Congress put up much of a fight to protect the Postal Service from cuts that will cripple and ultimately kill it.


  13. If Bernie Sanders Runs For President, It Won't Be as an...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | In These Times

    Sanders said he would take a different approach to the Democratic Party's strategy of trying to beat Republicans in the big money game. Rather than view grassroots activism as a way to get elected, Sanders wants to make it the norm in progressive politics.


  14. Will: Vermont's Sanders has mountains to climbRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    WASHINGTON a The young man who answered the phone in the Senate office of Vermont's Bernie Sanders told the caller, a would-be campaign contributor, that it is illegal for funds to be accepted on federal property. He advised the person to contact Sanders' political operation, which might become a presidential campaign.


  15. Capitol Report: Bernie Sanders is rattling Wall Street's cageRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Sen. Bernie Sanders plans on using his new position on the Senate Budget Committee to take on too-big-to-fail Wall Street banks. An article in The American Prospect says that Sanders, an independent from Vermont who caucuses with Democrats, plans to use his position as a ranking member to fight against cuts in social welfare programs and to frame the argument against banks getting bigger as a potential risk to American taxpayers, who would be forced to foot the bill if theses institutions imploded.


  16. Bernie Sanders is headed back to IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WAPI-AM Birmingham

    Bernie Sanders is headed back to Iowa for a three-day, six-stop swing to further explore a possible presidential run. Sanders, the independent senator from Vermont who caucuses with Democrats and is actively exploring a presidential run with the party, will spend Feb. 19, 20 and 21 in the first-in-the-nation caucus state.


  17. George F. Will Column on Possible Independent Run by Bernie SandersRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Ballot Access News

    George F. Will has this column about U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, and the possibility that he will run for president outside the two major parties. Will says Sanders has said he might have trouble getting on ballots, and then chides Sanders, saying George Wallace got on in 1968 in all states even though Wallace had a "miniscule" budget.


  18. Defense against demagoguesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    When gasoline sold at record prices, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., said, "I think it's time to say to these people, 'Stop ripping off the American people.' " When the average price of regular gas was close to $4 a gallon, Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., called for Congress to look into breaking up giant oil companies.


  19. Doug Schoen: Warren Could Pose 2016 Challenge to ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News Max

    Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she is not considering a run for president in 2016, but should she change her mind, a race against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for the Democratic nomination could turn out to be highly competitive, said Doug Schoen. In an opinion piece in The Wall Street Journal , the former political adviser and pollster for former President Bill Clinton, said that although national polling shows Clinton with an overwhelming lead, Warren's gap in early primary states such as Iowa and New Hampshire would likely be much smaller.


  20. Sen. Sanders: Syriza Election Shows People Will No Longer Accept Austerity as Rich Get RicherRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Democracy Now

    The leftist, anti-austerity Syriza party has swept to victory in Greece . Syriza won 149 seats in the 300-seat Parliament, two short of an absolute majority.