Bernie Sanders

Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Because of the earnings cap on Social Security taxes, a multi-billionaire pays exactly the same amount of money into Social Security as someone who earns $132,900 a year. Today we say that is going to end."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Expanding Social Security as this legislation does is a solution to our...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
"The only solution that matches the scale of our multiple crises, including...


One of our favorite moments from the convention was the poignant, fiery, tearful vote for Bernie of one Democrat from abroad: His older brother Larry, a longtime U.K. activist - first Labor, now Green - who paid tribute to their parents, New Dealers who "would be especially proud that Bernard is renewing that vision." Larry's painful mix of pride and sorrow - “I think he’s already made quite a difference. But I would have liked Bernard as president" - is many of us.