Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders

U.S. Senator from Vermont and candidate for President of the United States.

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In America, 75% of seniors who need hearing aids don’t have one. Why? The average hearing aid costs more than $2,400 and can run as high as $6,000, while 50 percent of seniors are living on a fixed income of less than $2,200 a month.

It is time to expand Medicare to include dental care, eyeglasses, and hearing aids.

Have you or a loved one ever delayed seeing a dentist because of the cost?

Ramadan Mubarak to all our Muslim friends. May it be a month of much peace and joy.

I applaud President Biden for making the right decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan and bring an end to the longest war in our country’s history.

Now is the time to think big, not small — that means restoring the corporate tax rate to 35%, cracking down on offshore tax shelters, and closing corporate tax loopholes. This would generate at least $2.3 TRILLION to invest in the long-neglected needs of the working class.

Cost to manufacture 1 vial of insulin: Around $6 Cost of 1 vial of insulin for consumers: FR : $9 DE : $11 JP : $14 AU : $7 GB : $7 CA : $12 US : $98 The American people should not be forced to pay the highest prices on the planet for prescription drugs.

I'm proud to endorse Teri Castillo for San Antonio City Council and Luke Amphlett for San Antonio School Board Trustee. They understand that now is the time to think big and put working people ahead of the wealthy and powerful.

I happen to believe that getting an education should not leave you in crippling debt for decades.


Donald Trump believes climate change is a hoax. Donald Trump is an idiot.

Trump just had peaceful demonstrators viciously attacked. No, Mr. President. This is not a dictatorship. This is the United States of America. Our citizens have a constitutional right to peacefully protest. It's called the First Amendment.

I am once again asking you to wear a mask.

Some people ask: Why would you impeach and convict a president who has only a few days left in office? The answer: Precedent. It must be made clear that no president, now or in the future, can lead an insurrection against the U.S. government.

It means you’re going to lose.

Let us go forward together. The struggle continues.