Bernie Sanders

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A room with a view: the Twitter account that spent a year staring into people’s homes
As the pandemic forced us inside and online, Room Rater was one Twitter account giving doomscrollers a well-needed levity break. A year on, co-founder Claude Taylor explains how he plans to keep going

Morwenna Ferrier

08, Apr, 2021 @10:08 AM

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'A good start but miles to go': progressive Nina Turner on Biden and Democrats' future
The co-chair of Bernie Sanders’ 2020 presidential campaign, now a candidate for Congress, says the left must ‘keep pushing’

David Smith in Washington

04, Apr, 2021 @9:00 AM

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The rich-poor gap in America is obscene. So let's fix it – here's how | Bernie Sanders
While working people toil, the richest have never have it so good. It’s time to fight back – our democracy depends on it

Bernie Sanders

29, Mar, 2021 @12:48 PM

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Sanders' minimum-wage effort looks doomed as Covid relief votes go through night
Biden’s $1.9tn relief package struggles through Senate but majority leaders vow passage ‘however long it takes’

Lauren Gambino and Joan E Greve in Washington and agencies

06, Mar, 2021 @12:17 PM

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Scramble on to replace Neera Tanden after nomination met perfect storm
Joe Biden’s nominee for budget director faced Republican opposition over old tweets but had also clashed with progressives

Daniel Strauss in Washington

03, Mar, 2021 @5:53 PM

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Bernie Sanders: US sick of subsidizing 'starvation wages' at Walmart and McDonald's
Lawmakers hear from low-wage workers as Congress debates first rise in the minimum wage in over a decade

Dominic Rushe

25, Feb, 2021 @5:52 PM

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Biden urged to back water bill amid worst US crisis in decades
Water Act proposes massive injection of federal dollars as millions of people go without access to clean, safe, affordable water

Nina Lakhani in New York

25, Feb, 2021 @10:00 AM

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US minimum wage activists face their toughest foe: Democrat Joe Manchin
Party’s most conservative senator, from one of the poorest states, has advocated for a rise only to $11 an hour – but workers say it’s not enough

Zack Harold in Charleston, West Virginia

22, Feb, 2021 @1:25 PM

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Sanders confident of raising minimum wage as part of $1.9tn Covid package
Republicans have vowed to oppose raising wage to $15 an hour but Senate budget chair says reconciliation process will apply

Martin Pengelly in New York

20, Feb, 2021 @3:32 PM

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Does anyone know what emotional labor means any more?
The term has been overused and badly applied – to everything from Bernie Sanders’ stance at inauguration to being a good friend

Sirin Kale

08, Feb, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Crochet artist turns viral Bernie Sanders image into a doll that sells for $20,000
‘I really hope he thinks this is something cool,’ said Tobey King, who made the doll and plans to donate the proceeds to charity

Martin Pengelly in New York and agencies

28, Jan, 2021 @5:48 PM

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Bernie Sanders in new push for $15 minimum wage under Biden: 'For me, it's morally imperative'
Leftwing senator tells Guardian the chances of raising the federal minimum are better than ever with new president in White House

Steven Greenhouse

26, Jan, 2021 @1:08 PM

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