Sanders’ tax returns showed that he earned $561,293 in 2018 and paid an effective tax rate of 26%. Last week, in an interview with The New York Times, the senator acknowledged that his book earnings had made him a millionaire.
Neera Tanden, whose salary was $397,000 in 2018, was an unpaid adviser to Clinton’s 2016 campaign while running the think tank, and was considered a candidate for a top White House job had Clinton won the presidency.
Sanders, 77, announced his candidacy in a lengthy early morning email to supporters, pledging to build a vast grassroots movement to confront the special interests that he said dominate government and politics.
Democratic Party presidential nominee hopeful Bernie Sanders told his Massachusetts supporters it’s up them to lead a “political revolution”, at a pre-Super Tuesday election rally in Milton, Massachusetts, on Monday. “I was just thinking, not an original thought, but your state led the American revolution,” Sanders told his audience, adding, “now it is time for […]
US Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders slammed the government’s response to the Flint water crisis during a rally at the Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, Monday. “You know, when I think of Flint and what is happening there and people say ‘well you know how much money it will cost to rebuild Flint. That’s expensive!’ […]
As the winners of the New Hampshire primary quickly became clear the victors, Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders thanked their supporters. Voters who are disenchanted with the economy and Washington politicians have responded enthusiastically to candidates who are challenging traditional political norms. “Together we have sent a message that will echo from Wall […]
Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders criticised the Walton family, owners of Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, because “many of their employees get wages so low” during a political rally in Durham, New Hampshire on Monday. Sanders called the Walton family the “largest recipient of welfare in America,” pointing out that many of Walmart’s workers are […]