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5 months ago

High court declines to take up Sanders supporters' lawsuit

The Supreme Court is declining to revive a lawsuit by supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders who sued the Democratic National Committee in 2016 over claims officials improperly tipped the scales for Hillary Clinton during the nominating process
5 months ago
7 months ago

Bernie Sanders: Everything you need to know about about the 2020 presidential candidate

Sen. Bernie Sanders, who ran in 2016 as a Democrat, was one of the most well-known presidential candidates in a field with relatively lower-profile candidates.
7 months ago
Bernie Sanders: Everything you need to know about about the presidential candidate
7 months ago

Bernie Sanders, acknowledging 'narrow path' to nomination, continues to push agenda amid pandemic

Sen. Bernie Sanders focuses on COVID-19 response as his path to nomination narrows.
7 months ago
Sanders, acknowledging 'narrow path' to nomination, pushes agenda amid pandemic
7 months ago

Coronavirus and the 2020 campaigns: Sanders assessing his campaign

After a primary night in which Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders lost every state contest, his campaign manager issues statement, saying he’ll be assessing his campaign.
7 months ago
Coronavirus and the 2020 campaigns: Sanders assessing his campaign
8 months ago

Sanders double downs on his medicare-for-all plan as the coronavirus spreads

Bernie Sanders strengthens his strategy for approaching mini Super Tuesday and how important a Michigan win is for his chances of competing with Joe Biden.
8 months ago
Sanders double downs on his medicare-for-all plan as the coronavirus spreads
8 months ago

Public Enemy kicks out Flavor Flav after campaign dispute

The dispute kicked off when Flavor Flav sent a cease-and-desist to Sanders.
8 months ago
Public Enemy kicks out Flavor Flav over Sanders campaign dispute
8 months ago

Newly revealed letter highlights Sanders' complicated history on gun control

A newly revealed letter highlights Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders' complicated record on guns that's at odds with many Democrats.
8 months ago
Newly revealed letter highlights Sanders' complicated history on gun control
8 months ago

Sanders would use wealth tax for universal child care, pre-K

Sanders called the nation’s child care and early education an "embarrassment.”
8 months ago
Sanders would use wealth tax for universal child care, pre-K
8 months ago

Bernie Sanders slammed by pro-Israel group for boycotting their conference

Sanders said he won't attend AIPAC event, calling it a "platform for bigotry."
8 months ago
Sanders slammed by pro-Israel group for boycotting their conference
8 months ago

Bernie Sanders says he was briefed on Russian effort to help campaign

U.S. intelligence officials briefed the presidential hopeful last month, he said.
8 months ago
Bernie Sanders says he was briefed on Russian effort to help campaign
8 months ago

De Blasio endorses former 2020 rival Sanders for president

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is endorsing Bernie Sanders for president.
8 months ago
9 months ago

Bernie Sanders 1-on-1

The presidential candidate talks Iowa chaos, New Hampshire primary and Democratic field.
9 months ago
Bernie Sanders 1-on-1
9 months ago

Former Hillary Clinton aide says Sanders' 'authenticity' could overtake Trump

Ahead of the New Hampshire primary, former Hillary Clinton aide Brian Fallon told "Powerhouse Politics" he's "intrigued" by Sen. Bernie Sanders' campaign strategy.
9 months ago
Sanders' 'authenticity' could overtake Trump, former Clinton aide says
9 months ago

Bernie's big gamble: Sanders hopes new voters surprise at Iowa caucuses: ANALYSIS

Senator Bernie Sanders is hoping new voters offer his campaign a big surprise at the Iowa caucuses.
9 months ago
Sanders bets big on new voters at Iowa caucuses: ANALYSIS
9 months ago

Sanders calls for unity, but his supporters have other ideas

Sanders' campaign is showing signs of strength heading into the Iowa caucuses.
9 months ago
9 months ago

Former RNC official sees 'ghosts' of Trump's 2016 race in Sanders' campaign

Former RNC spokesperson Tim Miller shares similarities between Bernie Sanders in the 2020 presidential race and President Donald Trump in the 2016 race.
9 months ago
Former RNC official sees 'ghosts' of Trump's 2016 race in Sanders' campaign
9 months ago

Hillary Clinton on Sen. Bernie Sanders: 'Nobody likes him'

Hillary Clinton would not pledge to support Bernie Sanders if he won the Democratic nomination.
9 months ago
Hillary Clinton on Sen. Bernie Sanders: 'Nobody likes him'
9 months ago

In reversal, Clinton says she'd back Sanders if he's nominee

Clinton's comments come as Sanders is among the front-runners in the Dem race.
9 months ago
Hillary Clinton says 'nobody likes' Bernie Sanders as he tops polls ahead of Iowa
9 months ago

Bernie Sanders builds momentum with progressive groups ahead of Iowa caucus

Sen. Bernie Sanders and Sen. Elizabeth Warren are jockeying for support from the progressive wing of the Democratic Party.
9 months ago
Bernie Sanders builds momentum with progressive groups ahead of Iowa caucus
9 months ago

Bernie Sanders tops new poll ahead of Iowa caucuses

A new Des Moines Register poll shows Bernie Sanders in the lead but with three weeks before the caucuses the tight race is still up for grabs.
9 months ago
Bernie Sanders tops new poll ahead of Iowa caucuses
9 months ago

Sanders wins major New Hampshire union endorsement

He faces the challenge of earning a repeat victory in the New Hampshire primary.
9 months ago
10 months ago

Nearly 3 months after heart attack, Bernie Sanders in 'good health': Physicians

Sen. Bernie Sanders is currently in "good health" nearly three months after he suffered a heart attack, doctors wrote in letters released by his campaign.
10 months ago
Nearly 3 months after heart attack, Bernie Sanders in 'good health': Physicians
10 months ago

Bernie Sanders in 'good health' after heart attack

Sen. Bernie Sanders is currently in "good health" nearly three months after he suffered a heart attack, doctors wrote in letters released by his campaign.
10 months ago
Bernie Sanders in 'good health' after heart attack
10 months ago

'Do I buy that Bernie has a shot at the nomination? Definitely': Nate Silver

FiveThirtyEight's Nate Silver looks into Bernie Sanders' chances of winning the Democratic nomination on "This Week."
10 months ago
'Do I buy that Bernie has a shot at the nomination? Definitely': Nate Silver
1 year ago

Veteran who contemplated suicide reunites with Bernie Sanders

The Naval Air Force veteran said he was buried in medical debt at a Bernie Sanders campaign event in September.
1 year ago
Veteran who contemplated suicide reunites with Bernie Sanders
1 year ago

Staffer who allegedly posted vulgar tweets no longer with Sanders' campaign

A Sen. Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign hire is no longer with his staff after a series of decade-old vulgar tweets were reported.
1 year ago
Staffer who allegedly posted vulgar tweets no longer with Sanders' campaign
1 year ago

Sanders announces $150B plan to expand broadband access

Bernie Sanders is promising to invest $150 billion to bring high-speed internet to “every household in America” while breaking up and better regulating monopolies he says currently limit access to drive up their profits
1 year ago
1 year ago

New Hampshire may test durability of Sanders' popularity

Sanders has remained among the front-runners despite his heart attack.
1 year ago
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders tops polls in New Hampshire

Sanders leads Elizabeth Warren by 3 points in the key primary state.
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders tops polls in New Hampshire
1 year ago

Sanders plans to release health records by end of year

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is planning to release his health records by the end of the year
1 year ago
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders back on campaign trail after heart attack

Sanders is the oldest candidate in the race, but picked up an endorsement from youngest woman in Congress: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders back on campaign trail after heart attack
1 year ago

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez comes out in support of Bernie Sanders at his first rally post-heart attack

Sen. Bernie Sanders returned to the campaign trail Saturday with a rally in New York City, supported by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
1 year ago
Sen. Bernie Sanders receives support from Ocasio-Cortez at NYC rally
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders’ team says Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to endorse his presidential bid

Sen. Bernie Sanders' campaign announced Tuesday night that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez plans to endorse Sanders' presidential campaign.
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders’ team says Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to endorse his presidential bid
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders draws contrast with Elizabeth Warren: She says 'she is a capitalist through her bones. I'm not.'

With Sen. Elizabeth Warren climbing in polls, Sen. Bernie Sanders highlighted a key difference in their core economic philosophies in an interview on ABC's "This Week."
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders draws contrast with 'capitalist' Elizabeth Warren
1 year ago

Political surrogate Nina Turner says heart attack won't stop Bernie Sanders from resuming campaign

Campaign surrogate Nina Turner told ABC News' "Powerhouse Politics" hosts that Bernie Sanders will continue campaigning, despite last week's heart attack.
1 year ago
Sanders surrogate says heart attack won't stop him from returning to campaign trail
1 year ago

Democratic presidential candidate: ‘I was dumb’ for not listening to body

Bernie Sanders got candid about the toll of the campaign trail and admits he should've paid more attention to the signs his body was giving him.
1 year ago
Democratic presidential candidate: ‘I was dumb’ for not listening to body
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders addresses campaign plans after heart attack

The 2020 Democratic presidential candidate said he was "dumb" for not listening to his body ahead of his heart attack, and vowed to continue on the campaign trail.
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders addresses campaign plans after heart attack
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders says he’ll be returning to the trail ‘soon’

The senator made the statement while going for a walk with his wife Jane.
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders says he’ll be returning to the trail ‘soon’
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders is back home in Vermont

After suffering a heart attack and two stents implanted, Sanders has returned home and says he will be in the next Democratic debate.
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders is back home in Vermont
1 year ago

The public battles that await the ever-private Bernie Sanders: ANALYSIS

It was a struggle to keep up with Sen. Bernie Sanders during the 2016 presidential primary.
1 year ago
The public battles that await the ever-private Bernie Sanders: ANALYSIS
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders released from hospital

The senator was hospitalized after a heart procedure to clear a clogged artery, but his campaign promises he will be on the debate stage in less than two weeks.
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders released from hospital
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders' health incident diagnosed as heart attack

Bernie Sanders, hospitalized on Tuesday, had a heart attack, his doctor confirmed.
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders' health incident diagnosed as heart attack
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders’ wife speaks out after health scare

Jane Sanders deferred to health professionals on his status but said the 78-year-old Democratic presidential candidate “looks more energetic than he has been.”
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders’ wife speaks out after health scare
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders had stent surgery. Here's how the procedure works

Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders underwent emergency heart surgery after he experienced chest pain at a campaign event Tuesday.
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders had stent surgery. Here's how the procedure works
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders hospitalized for blocked artery, campaign events canceled

Sen. Bernie Sanders, 78, was hospitalized Tuesday night in Las Vegas.
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders hospitalized for blocked artery, campaign events canceled
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders receives support from fellow candidates, politicians in wake of hospitalization

Presidential candidates and politicians have voiced their support for Sen. Bernie Sanders in the wake of his hospitalization.
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders gets support from candidates, politicians in wake of hospitalization
1 year ago

Pelosi on Bernie Sanders’ health scare

Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the Vermont senator will have “more energy” after undergoing a cardiac procedure.
1 year ago
Pelosi on Bernie Sanders’ health scare
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders hospitalized with chest pain.

Sanders has canceled all upcoming events until further notice as he recovers.
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders hospitalized with chest pain.
1 year ago

Bernie Sanders hospitalized, campaign events canceled

Sen. Bernie Sanders, 78, was hospitalized with chest pain in Las Vegas, Nevada.
1 year ago
Bernie Sanders hospitalized, campaign events canceled
1 year ago

Sanders sets high bar with $25.3 million Q3 haul, Buttigieg falls short of his Q2

Third quarter fundraising roundup: Bernie Sanders raises $25.3 million; Pete Buttigieg raises $19.1 million.
1 year ago
Sanders sets high bar with $25.3 million Q3 haul, Buttigieg falls short of his Q2