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Bernie Sanders' Public Statements

Full Name: Bernard 'Bernie' Sanders
Office: U.S. Senate (VT) - Jr, Independent
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jane; 1 Child: Levi; 3 Stepchildren: Heather, Carina, David
Birth Date: 09/08/1941
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Burlington, VT
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
July 9, 2007 The Iraq War
July 6, 2007 Burlington Free Press - Sanders Prods Army to Fully Armor Trucks
July 6, 2007 Setting Priorities
July 5, 2007 Tilted Talk
July 3, 2007 Sanders: Protect Our Troops
July 2, 2007 Senator Sanders Statement on Clemency for Libby
June 28, 2007 Immigration Bill Defeated
June 28, 2007 Senators Dispute Hybrid Benefits, Priority 8
June 27, 2007 Rutland Herald - Sanders Calls for Probe into Killington Layoffs
June 26, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Elaine L. Chao
June 25, 2007 Court Weakens Campaign Finance Law
June 25, 2007 Immigration Reform
June 23, 2007 Burlington Free Press - Sanders' Global Warming Bill Passes Senate
June 22, 2007 Energy Independence, Greener Environment
June 21, 2007 How Are You Doing?
June 21, 2007 Creating Long-Term Energy Alternatives for the Nation Act of 2007
June 21, 2007 Letter To Secretary Of Defense Robert M. Gates
June 21, 2007 Letter To Senators Harry Reid, Mitch McConnell, Dianne Feinstein, Robert Bennett, Joseph Lieberman, and Susan Collins
June 20, 2007 Sanders: Immigration Bill Hurts Workers
June 19, 2007 Employee Free Choice
June 18, 2007 Sanders Sees Green Collar Jobs in Action
June 18, 2007 Creating Long-Term Energy Alternatives for the Nation Act of 2007
June 18, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, Committee on Agriculture and The Honorable Saxby Chambliss, Ranking Republican Member
June 18, 2007 Letter to Senator Max Baucus, Chairman, Senate Finance Committee and Senator Charles Grassley, Ranking Member, Senate Finance Committee
June 13, 2007 Sanders on Energy
June 13, 2007 Energy
June 12, 2007 Creating Long-Term Energy Alternatives for the Nation Act of 2007
June 8, 2007 Vermont Fresh
June 7, 2007 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007
June 7, 2007 Letter To President George W. Bush
June 6, 2007 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007
June 5, 2007 The Crisis of the Shrinking Middle Class
June 3, 2007 Burlington Free Press - Senate to Take up Sanders' Global Warming Legislation
June 1, 2007 Vermont By the Numbers
May 29, 2007 Healthy Children
May 24, 2007 Supplemental Appropriations
May 24, 2007 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007--Continued
May 23, 2007 Sanders Says No War Funds Without Iraq Withdrawal Timeline
May 22, 2007 Immigration
May 22, 2007 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007--Continued
May 17, 2007 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2008--Conference Report
May 17, 2007 Sanders: No More Bad Trade Deals
May 16, 2007 Sanders and Leahy Vote, Again, to Pull Troops Out of Iraq
May 15, 2007 Stop the War
May 14, 2007 Keeping Faith with Veterans
May 11, 2007 Sanders Statement on Trade Deal
May 10, 2007 Sanders Stands Up to Drug Companies
May 9, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Mike Johanns, Secretary, United States Department of Agriculture
May 9, 2007 Sanders: Stop Gasoline Price Gouging
May 8, 2007 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
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