Tag: Bernie Sanders
"The wealthy and large corporations are going to start paying their fair share of taxes, so that we can protect the working families of this country."
"No reconciliation bill, no deal. We need transformative change NOW."
"We can disagree on all kinds of issues, but taking away the right of people to participate in American democracy is unacceptable and the Congress must address that."
The massive shortage was exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, Sanders said.
Sanders is hardly alone in calling on Walsh to do everything in his power to ensure that jobless workers continue receiving benefits regardless of Republican governors' actions.
"It's a question of whose interests the government represents. It's a question of whether you fight for the needs of the wealthy and large corporations who fund your campaigns, or the working families of our country."
“These companies are producing a significant percentage of the carbon that we use, which is destroying our planet, and we want to know what they are doing to transform their companies away from fossil fuel.”
"In the rescue plan, we were able to take a major step forward in lowering child poverty—very important. Now I want to deal with issues facing seniors as well."
"We need to take dramatic steps to address wealth inequality in this country and discouraging massive executive payouts is a good place to start."
“While Senate Republicans told us we cannot afford to provide $1,400 direct payments to the working class, they had no problem introducing a bill this week to repeal the estate tax.”