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Co-working Spaces are Revitalizing Vermont's Rural Economy
While it’s no secret that rural communities throughout the country are struggling, co-working spaces are quickly becoming centers for economic development in many of Vermont’s rural areas. 7 Feb 2020, 18:32
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Mark Ruffalo: Corporations are Poisoning Us
It's Time to Fight Back. Storytellers are vital to our movement. Mark Ruffalo is lifting up the story of the ordinary heroes who stood up to the deadly lies and greed of DuPont. 7 Feb 2020, 16:15
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Our Healthcare System is Failing Americans Every Day
It is unacceptable that Americans often spend hours of their time navigating complicated insurance plans that do not cover their needs. 7 Feb 2020, 16:10
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Trump Lied About Not Cutting Social Security
As a candidate, Trump said he'd protect Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. Now he has an obligation to tell the American people: "I was lying. It was all just a campaign ruse." | 7 Feb 2020, 14:00
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Abortion is a Constitutional Right
Nearly half a century ago, the Supreme Court affirmed abortion as a constitutional right. 7 Feb 2020, 4:15
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Doctors Are Joining the Fight for Medicare for All
I am very excited that the American College of Physicians, representing some 158,000 doctors all across this country, have come out for Medicare for All. This is kind of a revolutionary breakthrough. 7 Feb 2020, 1:15
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Why Unions Support Medicare for All
Look around at the big-money interests spending millions of dollars on ads to confuse the American people. How will we beat them? 7 Feb 2020, 1:00
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This Newborn Was Charged $2,000 For His Own Birth
We need Medicare for All to protect new moms like Meghan. Insurance companies throwing sky-high deductibles at growing families like this one is just short of criminal. 6 Feb 2020, 22:00
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American Students Deserve Affordable College
The average cost of 4-year college in the United States: $23,091 The average cost of 4-year college in France: $212 Education is the key to a successful democracy, so why are we making it so hard | 6 Feb 2020, 19:00
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Congress Handed Trump $738 Billion for the Pentagon—but Didn’t Rein in Any of his Wars
The United States Congress passed a $738 billion giveaway for arms manufacturers, Pentagon lobbyists, and unconstitutional wars. Rep. 6 Feb 2020, 16:15
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Equal Pay for Equal Work
We must have equal pay for equal work: women want that whole damn dollar, not 79 cents on the dollar. 6 Feb 2020, 14:00
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Bombing Yemen Is Not Progressive
It is Orwellian for Congress to hand over billions of dollars worth of weapons and bombs to a president waging a horrific, unconstitutional war in Yemen—and call that progressive. My friend Rep. 6 Feb 2020, 4:15
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Why I Voted to Convict President Trump
A president who is allowed to show contempt for Congress and its oversight duties. A trial without a single witness. I am disturbed by the precedent this sham process sets for this country. 5 Feb 2020, 23:47
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But the Deficit!
All of us can be a little forgetful sometimes. My Republican friends launched trillion-dollar wars and passed huge tax cuts for the rich. Then they ask why the deficit went up. 5 Feb 2020, 22:00
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We Were Right About "Free Trade"
More than a decade ago, many of us stood up to warn that the WTO and unfettered "free trade" agreements would lead to the loss of millions of good-paying American jobs. Guess what? We were right. 5 Feb 2020, 19:00
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Join a Vermont Day at the Edward Kennedy Institute
Twice a year my office organizes trips for Vermont students to visit the Edward Kennedy Institute in Boston. 5 Feb 2020, 18:28
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Bernie Sanders and Lawmakers Introduce the No War Against Iran Act
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) introduced the No War Against Iran Act, which denies the Pentagon of any funds for unauthorized use of military force against Iran. 9 Jan 2020, 20:43
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Sanders and Khanna Partner to End Yemen War
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Rep. Ro Khanna (D-Calif.) made history in 2019 by passing the first-ever War Powers Resolution to end U.S. involvement in the Saudi-led assault on Yemen. 27 Nov 2019, 15:00
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Sanders and Ocasio-Cortez Introduce the Green New Deal for Public Housing
Housing is a human right. If we transform our public housing to energy efficiency, we can begin to address the climate crisis and create thousands of good-paying jobs. 14 Nov 2019, 23:40
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Senator Sanders Stands With Dreamers
We cannot kick these young people out of the only country they have ever known. 14 Nov 2019, 23:04
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The Community Kitchen Academy Helps Vermonters
A job is more than a "job” and it is more than just making an income. A job is, in an important sense, how we relate to the world in which we live. 7 Nov 2019, 15:03
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Empowering Youth and Helping Vermont Communities
Through the YouthBuild program, ReSOURCE is helping young Vermonters gain education and employment credentials, while also empowering them to be active members in our communities. 6 Nov 2019, 20:13
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It's time for Universal School Meals
In the richest country in the history of the world, it is simply outrageous that 1 in 5 children will go hungry this year. The Universal School Meals Program Act I introduced with Rep. 5 Nov 2019, 14:53
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It's Time for Billionaires to Pay Their Fair Share in Taxes
We are facing levels of inequality not seen since the Gilded Age of the robber barons, where the top one-tenth of one percent owns about as much wealth as the bottom 90 percent. 28 Oct 2019, 14:00
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Americans Deserve A Living Wage
In one of the wealthiest countries in the history of the world, no one should be in poverty. 22 Oct 2019, 17:00
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This is How We Pay for College for All
“How can we afford it?” It’s a question critics ask anytime I propose a bold new program like College for All. 20 Oct 2019, 22:00
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Climate Strikers Will Help Pass A Green New Deal
Climate strikers—led by young people—are once again on the march for environmental justice. This movement is not going away. It is growing stronger. 20 Oct 2019, 13:00
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We Need To Protect the U.S. Postal Service From Privatization
Danny Glover’s parents were able to buy a home with their savings from working for the U.S. Postal Service. 20 Oct 2019, 0:00
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We Need a Green New Deal for Our Health
Today, millions of climate strikers, led by a global youth movement, showed politicians around the world that the demand for environmental justice will not go away. It is only growing stronger. 19 Oct 2019, 20:00
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Democracy is Building Powerful Grassroots Movements
I have long believed that democracy isn't just voting every four years—it’s about ordinary people creating community, engaging in the political process together, and building powerful grassroots | 19 Oct 2019, 18:00
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