Bernie Sanders Has Already Won

9 months ago Bernie Sanders announced he was running for President. For months his campaign received almost no media coverage. When the media did talk about him, it was often in the context of how his campaign might help make Hillary Clinton a better candidate in the general election. The pundits labeled him a “protest … Read more

Answers to 10 Questions for Bernie Sanders Supporters

I’ve seen a few “articles” posted around the Interwebs with a similar theme: some questions for Bernie Sanders supporters. This one from Cara Harris on Daily News Bin popped up in my news feed today (although it was published back in August), and I thought I’d take some time to answer these questions. 1: If … Read more

No, Universal Health Care is not Slavery

Since the Affordable Care Act was being debated (and possibly even before that), some conservatives have attempted to equate the idea of universal healthcare with slavery. According to Ben Carson: “You know Obamacare is really I think the worst thing that has happened in this nation since slavery, and it is in a way, it … Read more

No, the inheritance tax is not double taxation

One of Bernie’s proposals involves an increase in the inheritance tax. By contrast, House Republicans recently voted to abolish the inheritance Tax completely. The inheritance tax they are fighting to abolish already only applies to 2 out of every 1000 estates. That’s a tiny fraction of the population to warrant an act of congress. In … Read more

Social Media Links for the 28 Democrats Who Voted to Screw American Workers

Based on the list from The Daily Kos, I’ve put together a list of all the Twitter and Facebook accounts for the 28 Democrats who betrayed American workers by voting in favor of the TPA. Let the Twitter shaming begin. Brad Ashford (2nd-Neb.) Twitter: @RepBradAshford Facebook: Rep. Ami Bera (7th-Calif.) Twitter: @RepBera Facebook: Rep. Don … Read more