"It is not acceptable to me that Black families own 1/10th of the wealth than White families... that redlining in housing continues to exists, that Black businesses can't get the funding they need... we are talking about ending institutional racism" @BernieSanders#BernieInWarren
I challenge Donald Trump: keep your damn campaign promises. Go back to the drawing board on NAFTA. Don’t send this treaty to Congress until it includes strong and swift enforcement mechanisms to raise wages and prevent corporations from outsourcing American jobs to Mexico.
.@BernieSanders, in Warren, Mich., on his four-day tour through this state along with Indiana, Ohio, and PA.
“I guess you all know why we’re doing that,” he says. “Donald Trump won all of those states. We’re here to say that mistake is not going to be repeated in 2020.” – at Macomb Community College: South Campus
"In Detroit, when we come up, we bring our community with us. Our community is vast and inclusive. Let's live together, let's thrive together, and with @BernieSanders, let's change our nation together" Monique Becker #BernieInWarren
At a moment in history in which we have seen an explosion in technology and huge increases in worker productivity, we will no longer accept a situation in which our younger generation will likely have a lower standard of living than their parents.
Bernie Sanders opens up his remarks at a union meeting by telling Michigan workers that Donald Trump is a "liar" who made false promises, including that he will protect their health care as a candidate and is trying to take it away from them now.
#MedicareForAll is not just a piece of health care legislation. It is a struggle for the soul of who we are as a nation. We will be opposed by some of the most powerful forces in our country — together, we are going to defeat them and guarantee health care as a human right.
Before he was elected, Trump said that he would stand with the working class of our country, that he was on their side and that he would take on powerful special interests to protect working families.
What a monstrous lie that was.
We’ve had enough disasters by now to learn that there’s no such thing as safe drilling. We cannot afford to keep putting profits for Trump's friends in the fossil fuel industry ahead of the environment and the health of the American people.
Bernie Sanders added,
The Trump administration is considering auctioning off Florida’s coastal waters for oil and gas drilling — and Republicans are warning it could hurt Trump's 2020 chances in Florida
Amazon made $10,835,000,000 last year. Its effective federal tax rate was -1%.
Delta made $5,073,000,000. Its effective tax rate was -4%.
Our rigged tax code has essentially legalized tax dodging for large corporations.