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Bernie Sanders Is Speaking At The Women's March Convention & People Are Pissed

On Thursday, Oct. 12, it was announced that Senator Bernie Sanders is speaking at the Women's March convention in Detroit at the end of October. The Women's Convention is being hosted by the same team behind January's Women's March and the subsequent…
By Alexandra Svokos

Here's How You Can Put Together The Perfect Bernie Sanders Halloween Costume

It's September, the leaves are beginning to fall and the summer's beach days are behind us. That means Halloween is just around the corner, and with it comes costumes of out favorite (and least favorite) political figures. That also, of course, means…
By Joseph Milord

Bernie Sanders Wants Medicare For All, And This Is What That Means For You

2017 is the year of health care proposals in Congress, and now Senator Bernie Sanders is bringing his own idea to the table. On Wednesday, Sept. 13, Sanders is introducing Medicare for All, a health care plan. He has the support of several other high…
By Alexandra Svokos

Bernie Sanders Doesn't Want To Hear Hillary Clinton Talk About The Election

Hillary Clinton opened up about why she thinks she lost the 2016 election in her upcoming book, What Happened. Part of this analysis of course included discussions on the effect of Bernie Sanders. Sanders responded to Clinton's book on Wednesday, Sep…
By Alexandra Svokos

Larry David Reveals He's Actually Related To Bernie Sanders, Shocks No One

Obviously, not all curmudgeonly older men are related to one another, but it turns out two of the most famous ones are. That's right — Larry David and Bernie Sanders are related. The Seinfeld creator revealed he's actually related to the Vermont sena…
By Dylan Kickham

Bernie Sanders Says He Hasn’t Ruled Out Running For President In 2020

During an interview on Sirius XM Progress, a left-leaning radio channel, Bernie Sanders revealed that he has not shut the door on running for president in 2020. In the interview, which aired Thursday, July 13, Sanders told Make It Plain host Mark Tho…
By Joseph Milord

Bernie Said “Thousands” Will Die With GOP Health Care, And Research Agrees

Senator Bernie Sanders has made it no secret how he feels about how Republicans in Congress are currently approaching health care. Republicans in the House and Senate have each introduced health care bills, neither of which are very different from on…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Sanders Calls GOP's AHCA "Worst Piece Of Legislation I've Ever Seen"

Senator Bernie Sanders said he will do "everything humanly and legally possible" to ensure the American Health Care Act (AHCA) "never sees the light of day." AHCA is the Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare. In…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Sanders Responds To Congressional Shooting: "I Am Sickened"

The alleged perpetrator of a shooting at a baseball practice that involved Republican members of Congress reportedly volunteered on Senator Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign. This prompted the Vermont senator to draft a statement, which Sanders d…
By John Haltiwanger

This Is Why Democratic Women Are So Mad At Bernie Sanders Right Now

Senator Bernie Sanders is not a Democrat, he's an Independent. But he's definitely emerged as one of the leading voices for the Democratic party in the wake of the 2016 presidential election. His progressive brand of politics appeal to a wide array o…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie's List Of Everything Missing From Trump's Speech Has Everyone Cheering

After President Trump's speech to Congress on February 28, Senator Bernie Sanders went on an epic 14-minute rant via Facebook in which he highlighted every crucial topic or point Trump omitted from his address. Sanders said, Before I respond to Presi…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Sanders And Bill Nye Hung Out And Now Everyone Wants Them To Be BFFs

Everyone's favorite socialist grandpa from Vermont and everyone's favorite TV scientist from their childhood hung out to discuss climate change on Monday, and people could barely contain their excitement. Senator Bernie Sanders posted an image of thi…
By John Haltiwanger

Trump Raving About Bernie Sanders In Awkward Speech Proves He Needs Love

President Donald Trump says he likes Bernie Sanders, but the feeling definitely isn't mutual. During a speech Trump gave at CPAC, the Conservative Political Action Conference, he said, A lot of Bernie people voted for Trump. You know why? Because he'…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Has Most Grandpa Reply When Asked About Fashion Line Inspired By Him

Former presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders is taking the fashion world by storm. Well, sort of. At Paris Fashion Week, Balenciaga's Fall 2017 menswear show featured several Bernie-inspired clothing items. No, this is not fake news. Bernie's…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Sanders' Hack Lets You Call White House And Trump Is Definitely Pissed

If you've tried to call the White House lately to give Donald Trump a piece of your mind, you might have noticed the comments phone line is still not working. Instead, the comments phone line is redirecting callers to the White House website or Faceb…
By Kaylin Pound

Bernie's Badass Reply To Trump's Pipeline Executive Order Will Give You Hope

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump signed executive orders approving the construction of the controversial Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines. He also signed an executive order that speeds up environmental reviews of other infrastructure project…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Sanders Calls Out One Thing No One Noticed In Trump's Inaugural Address

In a viral Facebook post on January 22, Senator Bernie Sanders called out President Donald Trump for the "big lie" in his inaugural address. Sanders has been a major thorn in Trump's side since Election Day, and it's safe to say he has no plans on ch…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Sanders Praises Trump's 'Strong Political Instincts' In Shocking Speech

After over a year of campaigning against him, Bernie Sanders actually had some words of praise for Donald Trump. The Vermont senator spoke at a town hall hosted by CNN on January 9. During the event, Sanders was asked what he would say is the preside…
By Alexandra Svokos

Bernie Printed Out A Giant Trump Tweet And Brought It To Senate Because He DGAF

Senator Bernie Sanders, who is the perfect mixture of grumpy and inspiring, printed out a giant Trump tweet and brought it to the Senate floor on Wednesday. His deputy communications director Mike Casca tweeted a photo of Sanders and this abnormally …
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Sanders' New Congress Role Gives Hope To People Upset Over Trump's Win

Senator Bernie Sanders' political revolution just got a huge boost. The Vermont senator, who identifies as an independent but caucuses with Democrats, is officially part of the Senate Democratic leadership and was named the "Chair of Outreach," Huffi…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Warns Trump He Won't 'Go Silently Into The Night' In Badass Speech

Last week, Senator Bernie Sanders said he's prepared to be Donald Trump's "worst nightmare," and it looks like he's already delivering. On Tuesday night, the Vermont senator delivered a surprise speech in front of the White House in relation to the o…
By John Haltiwanger

Would Bernie Sanders Have Won The Presidential Election Against Trump?

In the wake of the election, many people have argued Senator Bernie Sanders would've defeated Donald Trump. Senior Politics Writer John Haltiwanger, who supported Bernie Sanders (but ultimately voted for Clinton in the general election), and Politics…
By John Haltiwanger

Badass Bernie Sanders Says He Will Be Trump's 'Worst Nightmare'

If you're worried about what life might look like in Donald Trump's America, don't worry: Senator Bernie Sanders has your back. On Thursday afternoon, he tweeted, If Donald Trump takes people's anger and turns it against Muslims, Hispanics, African A…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Sanders Is Taking The Election Worse Than You: 'Nothing Polite To Say'

Donald Trump won the presidential election, and everyone at the Elite Daily office looks like they just got divorced. All day, I've watched people wander to and from the kitchen, clutching giant cups of coffee — their only anchor to the real world. A…
By Alec MacDonald

Bernie Sanders Gets Emotional On Why Hillary Is The Best Choice For Our Planet

On Thursday, 350 Action shared an exclusive video with Elite Daily featuring Senator Bernie Sanders, in which he speaks about the importance of addressing climate change and makes a powerful case for Hillary Clinton. In the video, Sanders states, Thi…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Sanders Is About To Lay The Smackdown On Trump's Tax Loophole

It's not exactly a secret Senator Bernie Sanders is not a fan of the "billionaire class," and he's particularly angry Donald Trump might've avoided paying federal income taxes for nearly two decades via tax rules that favor wealthy real estate invest…
By John Haltiwanger

Sad Bernie Sanders Watching The Debate Is The Internet's New Favorite Meme

The first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump took place last night, and it was depressing. Critics widely believe that Hillary won soundly against Trump, who avoided questions, rambled on and constantly interrupted Secretary…
By Alec MacDonald

Here Are 5 Reasons Bernie Sanders Says You Should Support Hillary Clinton

The primary races for the 2016 US presidential election are over, but both Republicans and Democrats continue to struggle to unite their parties and coalesce around their official candidates. On the right, Republicans are having a hard time supportin…
By Jake Cappuccino

Bernie Sanders Supporters Explain Why They Stormed Out Of The DNC

A group of Bernie Sanders supporters stormed out of the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday evening. They stormed the media tent, just outside the Wells Fargo Arena where the convention is going on this week in Philadelphia. The protesters left…
By Alexandra Svokos

Bernie Sanders Reacting To His Brother Voting For Him Will Make You Cry

On Tuesday night at the Democratic National Convention, there was a very special moment during the roll call vote shared between Senator Bernie Sanders and one of the delegates from Democrats Abroad: Larry Sanders, the Vermont senator's brother. Lar…
By John Haltiwanger

'Bachelorette' Fans Have Never Been More Pissed At Bernie Sanders

Fans of "The Bachelorette" were definitely feeling the Bern Monday night when Sanders' DNC speech ran over and cut into prime reality TV time. Devastated viewers hooked on JoJo's search for love laid into Bernie for destroying their evening entertain…
By Oliver McAteer

Bernie Sanders Live-Tweeted Trump's Scary RNC Speech And It Was Glorious

First of all, before I say anything more, I'd like to point out Bernie Sanders lives in exactly the place I'd think Bernie Sanders would live — in other words, my grandmother's rec room. Donald Trump gave his speech at the 2016 RNC last night, and Be…
By Alec MacDonald

This Is The Woman Bernie Sanders Supporters May Vote For Over Hillary Clinton

On Tuesday, Senator Bernie Sanders formally endorsed Hillary Clinton for president. If people thought this meant his supporters would flock to Clinton over fear of Trump, they should think again -- particularly when it comes to young people. Accordin…
By John Haltiwanger

Here's Where All The Money You Donated To Bernie Sanders Will Go Now

Bernie Sanders officially endorsed Hillary Clinton on Tuesday. This comes after months of Sanders said he is taking his campaign fight all the way to the Democratic National Convention, which will be held in Philadelphia at the end of July. Sanders w…
By Alexandra Svokos

Bernie Sanders Just Made A Tough Choice To Save Us All From Donald Trump

On Tuesday, Senator Bernie Sanders endorsed Hillary Clinton for president. Some have argued this was long overdue, thanks to the need to unify the Democratic party against Donald Trump. Others – primarily certain segments of his supporters – will…
By John Haltiwanger

This Grumpy Little Bird And Bernie Sanders Could Literally Be Twins

Sure, Bernie Sanders does not have a chance of winning the nomination anymore, but he captured our hearts and minds with his perfect mixture of saying smart, compassionate things and looking like a cartoon old person.  And his effect, both philosophi…
By Alec MacDonald

Bernie Sanders Lookalike Has To Wear This Absurd Shirt Everywhere He Goes

Looking like someone famous is a fun party trick, and it definitely makes Halloween a lot easier. But it can make everyday errands – like going to FedEx – a lot more difficult. One man – who is apparently in California – has taken it upon himself to …
By Alexandra Svokos

Watch Fighting Bernie Sanders Supporters Realize They're On The Same Team

Bernie bros are real and they are amped up. In easily the most hilarious video to come out of the 2016 presidential election, a group of Bernie Sanders supporters fight only to realize they're on the same team. Each group assuming the other is there …
By Kate Ryan

This Is Why Bernie Sanders Needs To Concede To Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton made history this week by becoming the first woman ever to clinch a major party presidential nomination. She surpassed the required number of delegates to get the Democratic nomination with a combination of pledged delegates and super…
By Alexandra Svokos

People Are Sharing The Reasons They're Thankful For Bernie Sanders' Campaign

On Tuesday night, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton claimed the Democratic presidential nomination, and President Obama called to congratulate her. She's the first woman in US history to clinch the presidential nomination for a major politica…
By John Haltiwanger

Here's Why Bernie Sanders Supporters Should Still Vote On June 7

On Monday night, AP reported former secretary of state Hillary Clinton had earned the 2,383 delegates necessary to clinch the Democratic nomination for president. It made this determination based off of the pledged delegate count and a survey of part…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Sanders At Drag Brunch Proves He's Even Cooler Than You Thought

Senator Bernie Sanders might be 74 years old, but that doesn't mean he's not hip. Just like pretty much all Millennials in major cities across the US, he loves hitting up a good brunch spot. On Sunday morning, he stopped by Hamburger Mary's in West H…
By John Haltiwanger

Former Prisoner Explains Why He's Voting For Bernie Sanders In Powerful Video

Senator Bernie Sanders just released a powerful and inspirational video on a former prisoner named Chris Wilson who was given a second chance and turned his life around. Wilson's story is emblematic of the desperate need for criminal justice reform i…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Sanders Reveals Whether He Would Consider Running As An Independent

Bernie Sanders was on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" on Thursday night chatting about running for president and other fun hobbies. Kimmel read him a question apparently posed by Donald Trump, who had been on the show the night before. The question was, Bernie,…
By Alexandra Svokos

Bernie Sanders Had A Baller Response To Trump Saying He'd Debate Him

On Wednesday night, Donald Trump appeared on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" and the host asked him whether he'd consider debating Senator Bernie Sanders. The New York billionaire replied, If he paid a sum toward charity I would love to do that. Always thirsty …
By John Haltiwanger

How A Vocal Minority Of Sanders Supporters Discredited Bernie's 'Honest' Bid

Last week, the hashtag #BernieLostMe began trending on Twitter. This was most likely in response to the Nevada Democratic party convention. For those of you who've been living under a political rock, there was a, shall we say, spirited debate over a …
By KBennett

Samantha Bee Just Pointed Out What Bernie Sanders Supporters Got Wrong

Samantha Bee slammed Bernie Sanders supporters on her show "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee" on Monday night. Bee addressed the sh*t that went down at the Nevada Democratic convention last week, where tons of Bernie Sanders supporters showed up, many …
By Alexandra Svokos

Bernie Sanders Supporters Are Texting Vicious Threats To A Democratic Official

Bernie Sanders supporters are in an uproar in Nevada. Hillary Clinton won the Nevada caucus vote back in February, but Sanders has been trying to win delegates in the state. Nevada's state rules for voting are complicated -- showing how ridiculously …
By Alexandra Svokos

Bernie Sanders Had The Most Badass Response When Asked About Legalizing Pot

This week, Bernie Sanders took his campaign to Puerto Rico, preparing for the Democratic primary there on June 5. During a speech in San Juan, Sanders promised the debt-plagued island he would be an ally if he's elected president. The Vermont senator…
By John Haltiwanger

Bernie Sanders Just Proved He's Not Done Fighting In This Election

On Tuesday, Senator Bernie Sanders pulled a huge upset by defeating Hillary Clinton in the Democratic primary in Indiana. Sanders was polling behind Clinton by seven percentage points in opinion polls prior to the primary. But, similar to the Michig…
By John Haltiwanger