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ASHEVILLE -- Drugs, immigration, cash bond and -- to nobody's surprise -- body camera footage were among key points of discussion between the two ... Scales -- who labeled himself a "Bernie Sanders democrat" -- said that Williams hasn't done enough to bring progressive change to the DA's ...
... Bernie Sanders also ran his presidential campaign appealing to the frustrations of the U.S. constituency, rallying supporters around progressive ideals that, in theory, were supposed to change the status quo. Trump and Sanders, though ideologically opposed, used issues like healthcare and ...

Exactly three months after originally scheduled, Bernie Sanders and William Barber II spoke at Duke and argued that the United States isn't doing nearly ... Sanders said repeatedly that the vast majority of Americans support progressive reforms in healthcare, immigration, taxation and the criminal justice ...
DURHAM, NC — Sen. Bernie Sanders entered Duke University Chapel on Thursday night to hundreds of people singing “This Little Light of Mine.” Sitting down with NAACP national board member the Rev. William Barber II, Sanders's conversation brought up a familiar theme of his 2016 campaign: the ...
Sens. Chris Murphy (D-CT) and Jeff Merkley (D-OR) are out Wednesday with a new Medicare buy-in proposal, one that allows both individuals and large employers to purchase coverage through the public program that covers elderly Americans. We'll get to the substance of the bill in a moment. But first, I ...
In an interview with NBC's “Today” released on Tuesday, Jacinda Ardern said the suggestion that she was similar to Trump on immigration “infuriated" her. “We are a nation built on immigration — I'm only a third-generation New Zealander,” she said. “The suggestion in any way that New Zealand wasn't an ...

While President Donald Trump attempts to place blame for the enduring opioid addiction crisis on immigrants, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) announced Tuesday that he would introduce legislation to take aim at those who drug policy experts agree are truly behind the epidemic that kills tens of thousands of ...
He praised the legislation for “better fences and better security along our borders,” which he said would “help stem some of the tide of illegal immigration in this country.” During debate over 2007 legislation, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., raised concerns about the economic impact of importing more immigrants ...
KEVIN LEININGER: Illegal immigrants can't vote, but census flap shows some believe they deserve representation anyway ... Avowed socialist Bernie Sanders, whose 2016 run for president made liberals swoon, said only the year before that open borders and competition for jobs from millions of illegal ...
Biden is followed by Senator Bernie Sanders, 76 -- an independent who, in 2016, challenged Hillary Clinton, now 70, in Democratic primaries and caucuses. Behind Sanders is Senator ... Close to 80 percent of white millennials say immigrants do more to strengthen than burden the country. Add to that ...
Last week, 1.7 million viewers tuned in to watch Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), alongside Michael Moore and Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), talk about income inequality. ... The misleading statistics often consist of students, young people entering the workforce, and immigrants. This allows the ... Darrell Issa
He scrambled in time to defeat Marie Newman, his Bernie Sanders-backed challenger, but the slim margin of victory raises considerable doubts about his future—including whether he can hang on in 2020, when progressives will return in force to try to finish him off in a presidential year when Democratic ... Darrell Issa
Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., have singled out fellow Senate colleagues who didn't support them on policy by naming them in .... the young immigrants brought to the country by their parents — felt shunned when some of the immigration groups publicly named the eleven Democrats ... Darrell Issa
An international group at the Burlington High School organized "Immigration Rights Information Night" to keep immigrants up to date with laws and regulations. Representatives of Sens. Patrick Leahy, Bernie Sanders, and the Vermont attorney general's office spoke to several families. They broke down ... Darrell Issa
Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., will be in the Upper Valley today, speaking to veterans as part of National Vietnam War Veterans Day, meeting with officials at the ... a question about citizenship in the 2020 U.S. Census, Sanders said Trump has continually tried to “divide this country up” through targeting immigrants, ... Darrell Issa
... his “xenophobic base.” “We are going to work as hard as we can to fight for comprehensive immigration reform, for a path towards citizenship for the undocumented, and certainly as quickly as we can, hopefully soon provide legal protection for these young people who desperately need it,” Sanders said. Darrell Issa

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders will be in Phoenix Sunday to attend a rally on comprehensive immigration reform. Sanders will be at the Orpheum Theater along with Congressman Ruben Gallego and Congressman Raul Grijalva. They plan on speaking about "the importance of comprehensive ... Darrell Issa
Bernie Sanders's (I-VT) single-payer, Medicare-for-all bill counts potential 2020 contenders Elizabeth Warren, Kamala Harris, Kirsten Gillibrand, and Cory ... priorities, like a cap-and-trade bill to tackle climate change or comprehensive immigration reform giving unauthorized immigrants a path to citizenship. Darrell Issa
The ad advances the some in the Republican party's false narrative that immigrants pose an especially dangerous and criminal threat, and lands amid a federal government shutdown because lawmakers have been unable to strike a spending deal. The impasse is immigration — Republicans and ... Darrell Issa
The U.S. government shutdown continued into Sunday as politicians on both sides of the aisle remain stuck in a stalemate over immigration and budget negotiations. And as politicians in Washington, D.C., attempt to move forward, two senators on either side of the aisle appeared Sunday on CNN's State of ... Darrell Issa
Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., condemned a new advertisement from President Trump's reelection campaign that blamed Democrats for the deaths of any U.S. citizens at the hands of undocumented immigrants as “so sad for our country.” The advertisement, titled “Complicit,” was released on the anniversary of ... Darrell Issa
Trump's political arm released an ad accusing top Democrats of siding with the “interests of illegal immigrants over Americans” — a point top White ... a veteran of the immigration wars who favors comprehensive reform, was also surprised that the cause of Dreamers had prompted such a partisan battle. Darrell Issa
Should the U.S. deport the immigrants, Sanders said the country will “never recover.” “Young people who know no other country than this country, who came here at 2 or 3 years of age, to now be subjected to deportation would be a stain that this country would never recover from,” Sanders said. Darrell Issa
The largest point of contention between political parties that led to the government shutdown was immigration policy -- including the funding for a proposed border wall and the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which has protected undocumented immigrants brought to the ... Darrell Issa
Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., said Friday that President Trump is a liar who is making it impossible for Congress to find an agreement on spending, immigration, and other issues. "We have a president who has driven the respect that this great country has all over the world down, and down lower than it has ... Darrell Issa
In the span of a few hours on Thursday, prospects for a deal on immigration in Congress — including a solution for immigrants fearing the demise of the .... Kamala Harris (D-CA) and Bernie Sanders (I-VT) have banded together in the Senate, as have Congressional Hispanic Caucus and Congressional ... Darrell Issa
Stephanopoulos, noting that Democrats have in the past voted to double the size of existing border fencing with Mexico, asked Sanders if his party would agree to extending the wall in exchange for protecting young immigrants under DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. “Is there some ... Darrell Issa
When the Senate voted on a temporary funding bill early last month that did not include any help for these immigrants, eight Democrats voted no: Markey and Hawaii ... In 2013, Florida's Marco Rubio was a key architect of an immigration bill that included a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. Darrell Issa
Mayor Bill de Blasio was sworn in Monday for a second and final term, with the oath of office administered by his progressive political hero Bernie Sanders. Promising that the mayoralty would continue to resist the right-leaning approach of President Donald Trump — whose name not one speaker uttered ... Darrell Issa
When Mayor Bill de Blasio is sworn in for a second term on Monday, the oath will be administered by Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont — a choice that perhaps reflects the shifting political ... He has made himself a liberal foil for President Trump, taking him on over issues like immigration and tax policy. Darrell Issa
... the "Dreamers" during negotiations to fund the government past mid-December, but as the deadline approached, Democratic leadership agreed to fund the government without the fix. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said last Wednesday the Senate would hold a vote on immigration legislation in ... Darrell Issa
A group of Dreamers -- including a former Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign staffer, Erika Andiola -- have been on a hunger strike since they were arrested Friday after a sit-in at the Capitol, at the office of Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer. The Dreamers are vowing to continue their hunger strike ... Darrell Issa
He favors abortion rights and same-sex marriage, and believes young immigrants brought to the country as children should be allowed to become U.S. citizens. And he ... On immigration, Jones told the Montgomery Advertiser he supports “maintaining the integrity of our borders against all threats.” But he ... Darrell Issa
Frustrated immigration activists gathered at least three times this week at Mr. Schumer's New York City office to demand that the Democratic senator .... Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, Kamala Harris of California, Bernie Sanders of Vermont and Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, as well as Richard J. Darrell Issa
It used to be that Bernie Sanders was an ideological lone ranger in the Senate. ... And then, almost in unison, they adopted two other stands popular among the Democratic base: Refusing to vote for any budget plan that didn't include help for undocumented immigrants brought to the country as children, ... Darrell Issa
As prominent Democratic leaders publicly decry the recently passed GOP tax bill as the “end of the world” and “Armageddon,” fans of socialist Senator Bernie Sanders secretly support the legislation, according to filmmaker Ami Horowitz. Darrell Issa
“I must admit that when I hear 'Vermont' I think, Bernie Sanders and ... it is to convince Americans to be afraid of immigrants when a white man ... Darrell Issa
The DOJ contends that state and Burlington immigration policies are in ... Bernie Sanders called the letters "nothing more than another attack ... Darrell Issa
Compelling new research documents how immigrants are undeniably ... who supported Bernie Sanders or Donald Trump in the 2016 elections. ... of evidence in this research to suggest that robust immigration is one of them. Darrell Issa
The mock politicians also vowed to devote their energies to other important Democratic initiatives like “smuggling immigrants across the border ... Darrell Issa
What John Wesley Would Say to Bernie Sanders and Diane Feinstein ... The immigrants of the last three decades, however, have expanded the ... racist immigration policies from US law during the Johnson administration. Darrell Issa
Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in ... Black people and immigrants have been particularly singled out in ... Darrell Issa
Bernie Sanders speaks among supporters at an event calling on ... broken criminal justice system and pass comprehensive immigration reform. Darrell Issa
... funding bill without a deal on a key Obama-era immigration program. ... which allows undocumented immigrants brought into the country as ... Darrell Issa
Today, dear reader, we're going to discuss Bernie Sanders in 2020. ... to the left on issues like immigration, guns, and civil-rights enforcement. Darrell Issa
It's the kind of system that Juntos, the community-based immigrants rights ... than ever that immigrants fully understand not just their immigration rights ... former Bernie Sanders staffers and volunteers, as well as VietLead and ... Darrell Issa
Immigrants admitted in the past two decades have increased the size of the low-skilled ... Bernie Sanders gets this. And so did Barack Obama. In fact, federal immigration officials under Trump are removing fewer of the ... Darrell Issa
Bernie Sanders' new title for teen readers, “Bernie Sanders Guide to Political .... affordable higher education, immigration and climate change. Darrell Issa
After Bernie Sanders tweeted the relatively uncontroversial point that ... the fences at the behest of immigration rights group Puente Arizona. Darrell Issa


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