Bernie Sanders’s “Medicare for All” is good for none

Bernie Sanders’s “Medicare for All” is good for none

By Richard Kucor / Mises Wire Recently, Senator Bernie Sanders unveiled a single-payer healthcare plan called “Medicare for All.” Sanders titled his approach for nationalizing one-sixth of the American economy as “Medicare for All” in order to offer a template for his vision of the U.S. healthcare system. Unfortunately, using Medicare as the template for […]

Bernie Sanders still owes the Tucson Police Department for security

Bernie Sanders still owes the Tucson Police Department for security

By SoAzNewsX Former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is still in debt to the tune of $450,000 to a  number of police departments around the country that provided him a security detail while he was campaigning in the states. The Vermont senator owes the Tucson Police Department $44,000 for security when he visited Tucson during the […]

The Hillary Clinton blame game

The Hillary Clinton blame game

CNN – Hillary Clinton casts Bernie Sanders as an unrealistic over-promiser in her new book, according to excerpts posted by a group of Clinton supporters. She said that his attacks against her during the primary caused “lasting damage” and paved the way for “(Donald) Trump’s ‘Crooked Hillary’ campaign.” Clinton, in a book that will be released […]

Bernie Sanders asked by grass-roots activists to lead new party

Bernie Sanders asked by grass-roots activists to lead new party

Grass-roots activists are ramping up pressure on Sen. Bernard Sanders to appear at a town hall meeting next month to discuss launching a new progressive party and severing ties with the Democrats. Nick Brana, founder of Draft Bernie for a People’s Party, said in an email blast on Wednesday that “progressives across the country are […]

Bernie delegates don’t like Clinton’s Veep choices

Bernie delegates don’t like Clinton’s Veep choices

Institute for Public Accuracy The group RootsAction.org states: “The first major survey of Bernie Sanders delegates reveals big concerns about Hillary Clinton’s pending choice of a vice presidential candidate, with many delegates expressing their willingness to publicly denounce prospective running-mates and even protest on the convention floor.” See Daily Caller: “Survey: Bernie Delegates Would Hate It If […]

Is Trump a bigger threat to Wall Street than Sanders?

Is Trump a bigger threat to Wall Street than Sanders?

By Tho Bishop / Mises Wire And then there was one. Proving once again that the endorsements of celebrities and sports heroes is more important than politicians, Donald Trump dominated the Indiana primary, prompting the official end of Ted Cruz’s and John Kasich’s campaigns. While his victory means the Trump-brand headache continues in the halls […]

Bernie Sanders was asked to leave Hippie commune for shirking, book claims

Bernie Sanders was asked to leave Hippie commune for shirking, book claims

By Blake Seitz / Washington Free Beacon Bernie Sanders was asked to leave a hippie commune in 1971 for “sitting around and talking” about politics instead of working, according to a forthcoming book. We Are As Gods by Kate Daloz, scheduled for release April 26, chronicles the rise and fall of the Myrtle Hill Farm […]

Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, DNC sue Arizona over alleged voter suppression

Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, DNC sue Arizona over alleged voter suppression

The Democratic National Committee and both the party’s two presidential hopefuls sued Arizona on Thursday, accusing the state of voter suppression. The complaints stem from the March 22 presidential primary which produced several complaints about long lines and misregistered voters that the Democrats blame on the Republican-dominated legislature trimming the number of polling places. According […]

Is Sen. Kimberly Yee feeling the Bern?

Is Sen. Kimberly Yee feeling the Bern?

From Sonoran Alliance Source: American Action News http://americanactionnews.com/articles/is-this-gop-state-senator-feeling-the-bern An Arizona State Senator is pursuing a strange, populist course of action that puts her in camp with Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren- the sort of interest rate voodoo that helped create the financial crisis: Arizona State Senator Kimberly Yee (R-D20) is not making any new friends […]

Meet Bernie Sanders’ Israel hating advisers

Meet Bernie Sanders’ Israel hating advisers

By Adam Kredo / Washington Free Beacon Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders has tapped several critics of Israel to advise him on foreign policy, including one who has compared Israelis to “Nazis” and accused them of waging “a Holocaust.” Sanders, who is Jewish and had family members slaughtered during the Holocaust, recently disclosed that his […]