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How Change Happens
Whether it was the gay rights movement, the civil rights movement, the women's movement or the fight for $15, change always happens when millions of people demand it. When the American people stand up and fight, they win.
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How Can the Same Drug Cost 10 Times More in the U.S. than in Canada?
In a floor speech May 2, 2007, Sen. Bernie Sanders reflected on his trip to Canada with Vermont women diagnosed with breast cancer to buy affordable medication at one-tenth the price.
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The Cost of War
As a member of Congress, Bernie Sanders has supported the use of force only when it was a last resort and America’s vital interests were at stake. And when we go to war, Bernie has always believed that we must take care of the brave men and women who risk their lives defending our country. Music by The OO-Ray.
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Converting Methane Gas to Electricity
The Washington Electric Co-op is one of two Vermont electric utilities with a 100 percent renewable energy portfolio, thanks in large part to its 8-megawatt generator fired by waste methane on Vermont’s only operating landfill. Washington Electric’s Coventry landfill facility produces enough electricity from waste methane to power approximately 6,000 homes and generates more than half of Washington Electric’s electricity.
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On Trade, Bernie Has Always Stood With American Workers
When it mattered most, Sen. Bernie Sanders stood up against trade policies that hurt American workers, and he's helped lead the fight against the TPP. Bernie's always understood that these disastrous trade deals would pave the way for more lost jobs and more lost factories.
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Too Big to Fail is Too Big to Exist
No single financial institution should have holdings so extensive that its failure could send the world economy into crisis. If a bank is too big to fail, it is too big to exist.
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Dr. Martin Luther King's Courage
To truly honor Dr. Martin Luther King we must fight to carry out his radical and bold vision for America. Dr. King saw not only the need to end racism and segregation but to create an economy that works for all Americans. That was his courage.
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In McDowell County, Poverty is a Death Sentence
When we talk about poverty, I think a lot of people say, "Well somebody is poor who maybe lives in inadequate housing and that's just too bad, or may not have a good automobile or may not even be able to go to college." All of that's true. But poverty, and the stress of poverty, is much, much more than that. In many ways in our country the stress of poverty is a death sentence.
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Heating Our Cities With Renewable Energy
A wood-chip fired heating plant in Montpelier, Vermont, known as District Heat Montpelier, is part of Vermont’s effort to move its energy system from fossil fuels to renewable energy. Thanks to $8 million in federal stimulus funds in 2010, this renewable energy powered heat plant prevents 300,000 gallons of oil from being burned each year.
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Prioritize Life-Saving Drugs, Not Drugmakers’ Profits
Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) joined forces Wednesday to oppose legislation that would slow the approval of priority medications and do nothing to lower prescription drug prices.
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Bernie Sanders on Persian Gulf War (1/17/1991)
Then-Rep. Bernie Sanders' (I-Vt.) speech expressing support for the US military forces involved in the Persian Gulf but inveighing against the resolution for the use of force against Iraq. Jan 17, 1991.
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Bernie Was Right to Oppose the Panama Free Trade Agreement
Sen. Bernie Sanders opposed the 2011 Panama Free Trade Agreement because he was worried it would increasingly allow wealthy Americans and large corporations to evade U.S. taxes by stashing their cash in offshore tax havens. Now with the release of the Panama Papers it appears he was right. They show that over 214,000 offshore companies are using Panama to evade taxes.
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I'm Proud Vermont is Leading the Nation On GMO Labeling
Speaking from the steps of the Vermont Statehouse, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders thanked Vermonters for standing up to powerful special interests and vowed to do everything in his power to defend Vermont’s first-in-the-nation law to label genetically modified food.
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Trump Vows To Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid
Speaking at the New Hampshire Republican Leadership Summit, Donald Trump scolded Republicans for trying to cut Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.
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Create a Nation Based on Love
Sen. Bernie Sanders urged more than 1,000 Vermonters at a vigil organized by the Pride Center of Vermont to create “a nation based on love" in the aftermath of the attack at an Orlando, Florida, nightclub.
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Stop the Pacific Trade Deal
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and other leading congressional critics of a proposed Pacific Rim trade deal held a Capitol Hill news conference Tuesday as a coalition of labor, environmental and religious groups launched a “day of action” to urge Congress to block a vote on the job-killing trade pact.
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Vermont Viewpoint
Torin Kearns, 22, of Lincoln, Vermont, said considering the cost of college is stressful. "When you get out of college -- having all this debt pile up and a job that might not necessarily make you back all that money in a decent amount of time -- it’s scary," he said. "If kids want education, they should be able to have it."
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The People's Rally in Washington
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