The Democratic Party. As a self-identified social democrat, with a belief in and respect for European-style welfare states, Sanders is unlikely to caucus with the Republicans.
Bernie Sanders was born on September 8, 1941.
Bernard "Bernie" Sanders is 75 years old (birthdate: September 8, 1941).
In 2006 he was elected to the U.S. Senate after 16 years as
Vermont's sole congressman in the House of Representatives.
He is an Independent who identifies himself as a "democratic
socialist" and caucuses with the Democrats.
No, Bernie Sanders applied for conscientious objector status (he
avoided it) during the Vietnam War draft, but was too old to be
drafted when his number came up.
Although Bernie Sanders describes himself as a "democratic
socialist" his current political positions would more accurately be
described as "social democracy".
Socialism is an economic system based on the social ownership of
the means of production, meaning the economic surplus generated by
I don't have an answer but I'm I fan of both (and I was the one who submitted the initial question). I'm a big fan of both figures and I wonder why they've so rarely seemed to intersect in the media. I think that they could make for a great alliance. And if not, I'd love to see a long-form debate/di…
Bernie Sanders's birth name is Bernard Sanders.
Bernie Sanders has: Played himself in "ABC Evening News" in 1953. Played Himself - U.S. Senator in "Crossfire" in 1982. Played Himself - Senator, Vermont in "Frontline" in 1983. Played Bernie in "Sweet Hearts Dance" in 1988. Played himself in "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in 1992. Played himself …
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The money people don't back him. Running for president is more than
a person wanting to be president. There is a great deal behind the
scenes in a political campaign, and it looks like Hillary has
gotten the support she needs compared to Sanders. Sanders has been
an independent most of his time in o…
Despite his self-description as a socialist, and the continued
pushing of this idea by the media, Bernie Sanders is not a
A socialist is someone who advocates the replacement of capitalism
with socialism, be it through reformist or revolutionary methods.
Bernie Sanders advocates for a c…
Bernard "Bernie" Sanders is an American politician and the junior
United States senator from Vermont. A Democrat as of 2015, he had
been the longest-serving independent in U.S. congressional history.
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Bernie Sanders has traditionally been supported by the people of
Vermont of which he is a senator.
Demographically, he has done well with Democrats and Independents,
particularly working class Democrats with middle to lower median
incomes. He does well with people who self identify as Progressive,
He is a senator of Vermont and was once mayor of Burlington VT, a
major city, and home of UVM.
No. He's against the NSA
Sanders is not a Freemason.
Bernie Sanders is older than Hilary Clinton by 6 years. He is
currently 74 and Hilary Clinton is currently 68.
Bernie Sanders represents the state of Vermont.
Bernie believes that the big money of Super PACs should be left out
of politics. He claims that by allowing corporations to have such a
high campaign impact, it steers the election from being about the
people to being about corporations. Bernie claims that the U.S. has
almost reach oligarchy.
No, Sanders was born in Brooklyn, NY.
Senator Bernie Sanders bears a distinctive Brooklyn, New York
accent. He was born and raised there, went to college in Chicago,
and moved back to New York after college. He only moved to Vermont
when he was nearly 30 years old and his Brooklyn accent was fully
Bernie Sanders has been a senator for over 9 years and has a
political career of over 35 years.
Bernie Sanders has made 1,867 USD in speaking fees, and gave it all
to charity. For perspective Hillary and Bill Clinton have made 153
million in combined speaking fees since 2001.
Around 800,000 making him one of the poorest senators.
Bernie sanders became mayor of Burlington, Vermont in 1981 making
his political career over 35 years long. He is the longest serving
independent in congressional history.
Bernie Sanders started his political career as the mayor of
Burlington, Vermont from 1981 to 1989. He then served in the US
Congress as Vermont's only Representative, from 1991 to 2007. Since
2007, he has been the junior Senator representing Vermont in the US
Bernie Sanders has raised almost 140 million dollars at this point
with 99.98% of that coming from individual donations with an
average donation size of 27 dollars.
Senator Sanders's father's name was Elias Sanders. His mother's
maiden name was Dorothy Glassberg.
September 8, 1941. That makes him 74 years old.
Bernie Sanders went to Brooklyn College and then transferred to the
University of Chicago.
Bernie Sanders was born on September 8, 1941, making him 74 years
Bernie Sanders refuses to take money from special interests and
super PACS. His campaign is funded by small dollar donations.
Jane Sanders was born on October 8, 1950. As of April 2016, she is
65 years old.
Bernie Sanders has held public office for 26 years - as mayor of
Burlington, US Representative from 1990 - 2006 and as a US Senator
since then. In the years before, he was involved in politics.
Yes, he was on when Larry David hosted this season.
There can be more than one opinion, but Bernie Sanders is more
presidential and will focus on the people.
10 years, but he was a member of the House of Representatives
before that, and the Mayor of Burlington VT even earlier.
Whereas most people would immediately turn to the Benghazi email
scandal, Bernie chooses specifically to avoid that topic and
instead targets Clinton's favoritism by Wall Street and the fossil
fuel industry. He calls Secretary Clinton out on lying to the
American people by saying she will create Wal…
I've seen a lot of memes that have convinced the younger population
to vote Bernie Sanders.
Most likely Hillary.
As of 5/10/2016, Real Clear Politics' aggregate polling averages
show Sanders beating Trump by 13 points while Clinton beats Trump
by only 6.4 points. Both are trending downwards.
That's the difference between socialism and democratic socialism.
Ever since Obama's election, the term "socialism" has been thrown
around and used much too loosely, resulting in any kind of
socialist policy to be labeled as socialism. Democratic socialism
(even though Bernie is more of a social dem…
He could run if he so chooses, but he'd be 83 years old by then.
If anything, it would split the Democratic vote and hand the
election to Trump (see the elections of 1912, 1992, and 2000 for
Comic writer Larry David Plays Sanders on SNL.
No, he is not.
As of 6/24/16 he is and will continue to run until the Democratic
Convention, but has said that it's unlikely that he will win over
enough super delegates to become the nominee.
As of June 22, 2016, Bernie is endorsing himself.
Sanders will be remembered as an honest, incorruptible middle of
the road Democrat. He is also a folk singer and author.
Bernie Sanders is a middle of the road Democrat as is Barack Obama
vs Hillary who is right wing. His honesty stands in sharp contrast
to Hillary Clinton who has a serious problem…
We cannot know whether she will until she is elected and announces her cabinet. The elections are in November 2016.