Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Some Tweets from Bernie Sanders

  • Looks like President Trump is scared of our campaign. He should be.
  • Like too many Americans, one of my own campaign staffers had to ration her insulin due to inadequate health care coverage. Listen to Episode 2 of Hear The Bern, and help us spread the message of why we must make health care a right:
  • When we talk about “democratic socialism,” we’re talking about making sure everybody can live with dignity in the richest country on Earth. That means making sure everyone has the basic necessities of life: decent housing, good health care, good education and a good retirement.
  • Insurance companies, drug companies and Republican leaders continue to spread lies about what it means to have universal health care. Hear directly from these women around the world about what it's really like to live in a country where health care is a right:
  •   Retweeted
    Bernie Sanders spent more than 2 minutes of his Fox News town hall to defend Medicare for All and attack Trump’s Medicare plans — uninterrupted. Not sure I’ve seen that happen on Fox News before.
  • What do these corporations have in common? Amazon Chevron Deere Delta Duke Energy Eli Lilly Gannett General Motors Goodyear Honeywell JetBlue Kinder Morgan MGM Resorts Netflix Prudential Financial Whirlpool Answer: they all paid nothing in federal income taxes.
  •   Retweeted
    If you like hearing me debunk anti-Medicare for All talking points, you must tune into the latest episode of !
  • Big surprise: the Trump administration is lying about Medicare for All to protect insurance industry profits. We debunked a few of their outrageous myths:
  • Donald Trump and his friends want to divide us up based on the color of our skin, our gender, where we were born, our religion and our sexual orientation. We're going to do exactly the opposite.
  • Fox News tried to prove that people like our dysfunctional, profit-driven health care system. But they couldn't hide the truth: the American people want Medicare for All.
  • I've got four kids and seven beautiful grandkids. I refuse to leave them a planet that is not healthy and habitable. We've got to take on the fossil fuel industry and pass a Green New Deal.
  • American doctors understand that our profit-driven health care system is hurting patients. We must pass Medicare for All and end the greed of insurance companies.