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Sen. Bernie Sanders is the longest serving independent in congressional history. Tweets ending in -B are from Bernie, and all others are from a staffer.
Today, the wealthiest 400 individuals in this country own more wealth than the bottom half of America - 150 million people. #Budget
We know that the fastest way to create decent-paying jobs is rebuilding our crumbling infrastructure. http://t.co/FNsoHIIY #SOTU
Today, the wealthiest 400 individuals in this country own more wealth than the bottom half of America - 150 million people. #SOTU
From '08 - '10, not only did Honeywell pay no federal income taxes, it received a $34 million tax refund from the IRS. http://t.co/ax47VrFJ
Bank of America received a $1.9 billion tax refund from the IRS in 2010, even though it made $4.4 billion in profits. http://t.co/kuxEX3Qs
WalMart has established over 4,400 factories in China where workers have been paid as little as 16 cents p/hr. #BlackFriday #Budget
My sincere hope is that the Republicans now understand that the American people do not want a govt pushing right-wing extremist policies.
This election was the most expensive ever. Sign Bernie's petition to overturn #SCOTUS' #CitizensUnited decision here: http://t.co/6TdXwuP1
We should not be balancing the budget on the backs of the poor, the sick, the elderly and the working class in our country.
We do have a serious #deficit, but it is not because $1,200 a month #SocialSecurity checks earned by #seniors are too generous. B
#PaulRyan's budget protects $44 billion in unnecessary tax breaks and subsidies for oil and gas companies that are making record profits.
Gore Vidal was not only one of the great writers our time, but a brilliant defender of democratic traditions. -B
Between 1980 and 2005, 80% of all new income created in this country went to the top 1%.
I intend to work as hard as I can for a constitutional amendment to overturn the #SCOTUS' #CitizensUnited decision. http://t.co/Evtj3ng1
1,470 people who made more than $1 million in 2009 paid $0 in federal income tax. (Source: @WhiteHouse) #FairShare http://t.co/fbnPZS6z
4/5/2012 9:18 AM
In my view, this tar sands pipeline is a bad deal for the country and for our planet. #noKXL #KeystoneXL http://t.co/BrN1n5K9
2/13/2012 2:38 PM
Between 1980 and 2005, 80 percent of all new income created in this country went to the top 1 percent.
1/29/2012 2:39 PM
The wealthiest 400 people in America now own more wealth than the bottom 150 million Americans. #SOTU
1/24/2012 6:54 AM
Large corporations and the wealthy are avoiding $100 billion in taxes every year by setting up offshore tax shelters. #SharedSacrifice #ows
10/3/2011 8:55 AM
Corporate tax revenue in 2010 was 27% smaller than 2000, even though corporate profits are up 60% over the last decade.
10/3/2011 7:45 AM
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