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Former Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley sharply criticized three prominent Democrats — Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York and Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders — for going soft on Venezuela’s socialist dictatorship. “On the fringes of the left, celebrity politicians refuse to condemn [Venezuelan dictator Nicolas] Maduro. Worse, some
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Vice President Mike Pence responded Friday to Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’ recent comments that incarcerated felons should be able to vote during his address to the National Rifle Association’s annual convention in Indianapolis. He delivered remarks before President Trump’s keynote address for the NRA Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) Leadership Forum. This is the third
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Left-wing actress and singer Cher has no problem speaking her mind, and by all accounts she’s no fan of President Donald Trump, Republicans, or conservatives in general. But lately Cher has been tweeting some very un-Cher-like things. There was, of course, her tweet earlier this month railing against Trump’s suggestion that illegal immigrants should be
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Hillary Clinton, the former secretary of state who ran two failed presidential campaigns, recently offered Democrats running for president advice on how to best campaign against President Donald Trump. Clinton’s advice came despite her loss to Trump in 2016. What did Clinton say? Speaking with CNN’s Fareed Zakaria at Tina Brown’s Women in the World
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Bernie Sanders is cleaning up when it comes to first quarter fundraising in the massive Dem primary. He’s leading the gigantic pack of contenders by a big chunk of change. But in polling against President Trump? Not so much. The latest numbers from Rasmussen show him losing in a hypothetical match-up. The nation survey, the
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A former staffer for Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) forcefully called out Lucy Flores, the former Nevada lawmaker who accused Joe Biden of making her uncomfortable by smelling her hair and kissing her without permission. Tezlyn Figaro made the accusations on Fox News on Wednesday. “You know, Vice President Joe Biden, if you are listening, you
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Up until the recent presidential candidate announcements, Democrats appeared extra chummy. For over two years, their anti-Trump commonality created a bandwagon wave that Democrats happily jumped on. However, with a dozen-plus candidates looking for the party’s nomination, the gloves have come off. When the Reproductive Health Act was signed into law in New York,
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The Vermont GOP demanded Sunday that Independent Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders release “all investigative material” related to an investigation of a land deal connected to his wife and hung its argument on Sanders’ Mueller report rhetoric. Sanders, a leading contender for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, has called for release of the “whole damn report.”
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Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), who is running for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, was hit with a new complaint this week alleging his campaign is violating federal election laws by employing foreign nationals in campaign advisory positions. What are the details? The complaint alleges that Sanders’ presidential campaign has employed three foreign nationals in “direct
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More than 12,000 people packed into a rally this past weekend at Chicago’s Navy Pier held where independent socialist candidate Bernie Sanders spoke about his agenda as he view for the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination. The rally featured his 2020 campaign slogan, “Not Me. Us!” which plays to the socialist-leaning, collective tendencies in the
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A new poll of residents in New Hampshire shows a standout presidential candidate for Democrats, but not in a way that they would like to see. Of the Democratic presidential contenders for the nomination in 2020, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has the worst rating when adults from New Hampshire were asked which candidate they absolutely
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Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) loves to cite Sweden as an example of the socialism he advocates for, but he likely didn’t appreciate the slap down he received from former Swedish prime minister over his love of communist Russia. Carl Bildt tweeted a scathing sarcastic remark with a video of the Socialist Democrat from “Bernie Sanders
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Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders made several claims about wealth inequality and the economy in a 2020 presidential campaign announcement video released Tuesday. Here are five checks on his claims. (Article Continues Below Advertisement) Claim 1: “Three billionaires now own more wealth than the bottom half of the country.” The Daily Caller News Foundation found in
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Florida Democrats are calling on Independent Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders to backtrack his comments after refusing to acknowledge opposition leader Juan Guaido as Venezuela’s legitimate president. “There are serious questions about the recent election. There are many people who feel it was a fraudulent election,” Sanders, a 2020 Democratic presidential contender, said Tuesday in
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Posted by: A.F. Branco in Political Cartoons February 21, 2019 Bernie Sanders who ran on a socialist platform in 2016 has emboldened even more politicians to out socialist each other. Berni plans to run in 2020. Political Cartoon by A.F. Branco ©2019 See more Branco toons HERE Get his latest book, “Make America Laugh
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On Wednesday’s radio program, Glenn Beck and Stu Burguiere discussed a 1972 essay written by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) which resurfaced after the 77-year-old announced he’s running for president again in 2020. The article, titled “Man — and Woman,” was first published in a now-defunct newspaper called the Vermont Freeman, then republished in a Mother
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We saw it coming in dribs and drabs, and then a Gallup poll last August spelled it out with stark numbers: Democrats for the first time ever viewed socialism more positively than capitalism. And with the rise of young, avowed socialist politicians like U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Hollywood elites with money to burn pushing socialism,
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During his State of the Union address Tuesday, President Donald Trump declared that socialism, while it may have a foothold in other parts of the world, will never take root in the United States. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), a self-avowed democratic socialist, reacted sharply to Trump’s declaration — and it was caught on camera. What
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Three Democratic 2020 presidential hopefuls gave a preview of how aggressive they will push global warming policies on the campaign trail during the confirmation hearing for Andrew Wheeler, President Donald Trump’s pick to head the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Senators Cory Booker of New Jersey, Jeff Merkley of Oregon and Bernie Sanders of Vermont, sparred
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Republican Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney fired back on Friday after Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders mocked the congresswoman for criticizing socialism. While giving a speech on Thursday to nominate Republican Rep. Kevin McCarthy to a speaker of the House, Cheney emphasized the importance of standing in opposition to “the fraud of socialism” that Democrats would
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Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is being criticized by many who saw his response to questions about sexual harassment during his 2016 presidential campaign as tone-deaf and dismissive. CNN’s Anderson Cooper asked the Senator Wednesday if he knew about the allegations of sexual harassment and pay disparity on his failed campaign for the democratic presidential nomination
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The leading current Senate bill to establish single-payer health insurance in the United States sponsored by Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) would cost nearly $32.6 trillion according to a new report from the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.  To put this in perspective, “Medicare for all” would nearly double the size of the already bloated federal government
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