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Bernie Sanders · [email protected]
August 11, 2020 at 9:37 PM

Can you join me in calling for $600 expanded unemployment and a federal moratorium on evictions?

If we are serious about providing relief to the working people of this country who are struggling financially during this crisis, we need the Senate to act. Friends - As you may know, Donald Trump recently signed a series of executive orders. Not surprisingly, they will do nothing to provid…
Bernie Sanders · [email protected]
August 9, 2020 at 10:30 PM

I am writing to ask you to support my legislation to tax the wealth gains billionaires have made during the pandemic and use the revenue to provide health care for all for a year. This is important. So please, add your name. - Bernie

467 billionaires in this country have seen their wealth go up by over $730 billion since the pandemic has begun. That is absurd. Friends - As we all know, we are in the middle of an extraordinary moment in American history: a public health crisis, the worst economic downturn since the Great…
BernieSanders.com · [email protected]
August 7, 2020 at 6:42 PM

Will you sign up to make calls for progressive candidates up and down the ballot this weekend?

Our movement has some very important work ahead of us. Our movement is winning All across the country, up and down the ballot, progressive candidates are standing up for working people, fighting back against their establishment-backed opponents, and winning their primaries. We saw it just…
Bernie Sanders · [email protected]
August 5, 2020 at 4:23 PM

Cori Bush defeats a 10-term incumbent

Our fight to transform American politics depends on electing candidates who will stand with working people and take on the corporate elite. Friends - We won. Last night was a big night for our movement. Progressive candidates in states like Michigan, Missouri, and Washington faced their …
Bernie Sanders · [email protected]
August 2, 2020 at 10:35 PM

Bye-bye

What kind of democracy will we have if we have another four years of Donald Trump? Friends - If you believe in democracy, if you believe in science, if you believe in justice and workers' rights, let me be very clear: The next 93 days may very well be the most important in our country's hi…
BernieSanders.com · [email protected]
July 30, 2020 at 5:25 PM

Can you do something for someone you don’t know?

Can you imagine a Congress without Ilhan and Rashida? $5. It may not seem like the kind of money that can beat back the establishment Democrats' big money flowing into Minnesota and Michigan in an effort to beat Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib, but we are here to tell you that it is. It may no…
BernieSanders.com · [email protected]
July 28, 2020 at 11:01 PM

[RSVP] Our next Day of Action is this Saturday, August 1. Can we tell Bernie you'll join us?

Our movement has a very important task at hand. Friends - In these unprecedented times — a devastating global pandemic, an economic meltdown, and nationwide protests fighting for racial justice — our movement has a very important task at hand: doing everything that we possibly can to contin…
Bernie Sanders · [email protected]
July 27, 2020 at 7:42 PM

I am writing to ask if you can split a $6 contribution to these five candidates running for state and federal office. These are people who will continue our fight to transform this country. So please, chip in if you can afford to. - Bernie

One important way that we must continue growing our movement is by electing progressives at all levels of government. Friends - You know as well as I do that our campaign for president was never simply about winning an election. It was about building a movement that is prepared to take on t…
Bernie Sanders · [email protected]
July 25, 2020 at 4:16 PM

Masks for All

Our goal must be to make high-quality masks available on an equitable basis to every single person in this country at no cost. Friends - Tragically, because of the inept leadership of Donald Trump, the United States is losing the struggle against the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, many tho…
Bernie Sanders · [email protected]
July 22, 2020 at 9:40 PM

Can you sign up to make phone calls for progressive candidates during our Day of Action?

Our Day of Action this Saturday will bring people together around the country to support progressive candidates in their upcoming primaries. Friends - In just a moment, I am going to ask you to sign up to make phone calls for progressive candidates who need our help in their upcoming primar…
Patrick Leahy · [email protected]
July 22, 2020 at 12:31 AM

Honor John Lewis by restoring the Voting Rights Act

Protect his legacy.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ …
Bernie Sanders · [email protected]
July 21, 2020 at 4:03 PM

Donald Trump is, at his core, an authoritarian leader who does not believe in democracy.

Throughout history, authoritarian leaders have used moments of crisis to seize unchecked powers. Friends - We are in a very dangerous moment in American history. Last month, as you'll recall, Trump had peaceful protestors outside of the White House in Washington, D.C. viciously attacked by…
Bernie Sanders · [email protected]
July 19, 2020 at 2:49 PM

Security involves a lot more than bombs, missiles and tanks

We have to get our priorities right. Friends - If this horrific coronavirus pandemic has shown us anything, it is that national security involves a lot more than bombs, missiles, tanks, submarines, nuclear warheads and other weapons of mass destruction. Yet, in the midst of a pandemic and a…
Bernie Sanders · [email protected]
July 16, 2020 at 9:17 PM

a chance to explain

All across this country, from coast to coast, people are standing up and fighting back — not only against Trump, but for an agenda that works for the working families of this country. Friends - Don't let anyone fool you. Progressive grassroots energy is winning major political victories at …
Patrick Leahy · [email protected]
July 15, 2020 at 6:31 PM

Did you see what's happening in Alabama?

We need to keep Doug Jones' voice in the Senate.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ …
Bernie Sanders · [email protected]
July 14, 2020 at 2:35 PM

Where do we go from here?

The pandemic surges in state after state. As a result of the economic meltdown, millions face unemployment, hunger and homelessness. And, we have a president who seems more clueless, isolated and unhinged every day. Friends - The pandemic surges in state after state. More people are sick. …
Patrick Leahy · [email protected]
July 14, 2020 at 2:13 AM

Losing in Michigan would make it nearly impossible for Democrats to take back the Senate

We have to have Sen. Peters' back.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌…
Bernard Sanders · [email protected]
July 12, 2020 at 9:08 PM

Can you chip in to these five candidates for Congress?

They are prepared to take on the political and economic establishment and fight for our progressive agenda. Friends - Our campaign for president was never simply about winning the White House and defeating the most dangerous president in modern American history. It was about building an unp…
BernieSanders.com · [email protected]
July 10, 2020 at 5:50 PM

Can you make calls for Cori Bush before the primary on August 4?

The establishment sees the tides shifting all across the country, and they don't like it. As you know, our movement has never just been about a single political campaign. Our run for president was driven by an unprecedented grassroots movement that had a profound impact on our nation — and …
Bernie Sanders · [email protected]
July 8, 2020 at 4:59 PM

We can't wait until it's too late

In the midst of all the crises we face right now, we cannot forget for a moment the existential threat that climate change poses to our planet. Friends - We are living in unprecedented times that require us to bring forth an unprecedented response. The same old, same old is just not good en…