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Senator Bernie Sanders speaking at the 2019 Iowa Democrats Hall of Fame Celebration.Senator Bernie Sanders speaking at the 2019 Iowa Democrats Hall of Fame Celebration.By: Lorie Shaull

Bernie Sanders Contact & Bio Information

Bernie Sanders
Born 09/08/1941 (Age 80)
Religion:Jewish
Contact Senator Bernie Sanders (I) by email address, mailing address, Vermont & DC office phone numbers, official & campaign websites, and Facebook, Twitter & YouTube:
DC Phone Number: 202-224-5141
Government Website: sanders.senate.gov
Official Website: berniesanders.com

Notable Speaking Engagements by Bernie Sanders

EngagementNumAbout
Bernie Sanders Speeches14Major speeches by Bernie Sanders
Bernie Sanders Interviews23Major interviews by Bernie Sanders
Bernie Sanders Debates11Debates Bernie Sanders participated in
Bernie Sanders Town Halls13Major Town Halls and Forums Bernie Sanders participated in

Bernie Sanders Congress Details

Years in Congress: 01/03/1991 - Present
Committee Leadership: Veterans' Affairs
Committees On: Budget, Energy & Natural Resources, Environment & Public Works, Health, Education, Labor & Pensions & Joint Economic Committee

Bernie Sanders History

U.S. Senator from Vermont (01/03/2007 - Present)
U.S. Representative from Vermont (01/03/1991 - 01/03/2007)
Mayor in Vermont (01/03/1981 - 01/03/1989)
College Attended: Chicago ('64)
Degrees Earned: Bachelors Degree Political Science (64)
Prior Occupations: Professor & Author

Previous Bernie Sanders Speaking Engagements (EST)
Bernie Sanders Videos of Notable Speaking Engagements
Bernie Sanders 2020 DNC Convention Speech
Bernie spoke at the 2020 DNC convention and attacked Trump and talked about Biden's support for an increase in the minimum wage and supporting clean energy with a goal to have 100% of our energy to come from green energy in 15 years. He also said he'd work with progressives, moderates and with emphasis that yet he would also work with conservatives.
Bernie Sanders Announces Presidential Campaign Suspension
Senator Bernie Sanders announced he is officially suspending his campaign to be the 2020 Democratic nominee for President, due to falling too far behind in the delegate primary race to Joe Biden. He said after assessing the situation with his family and staff he concluded there was no feasible path to victory, and that he could not carry on with his campaign any longer, especially in a time when the country is dealing with a pandemic emergency.
Bernie Sanders MSNBC Interview on Coronavirus Stimulus Package
Chris Hayes interviews Bernie Sanders from Washington DC about the COVID-19 economic stimulus package set to pass in Congress. Sanders argues Republicans are trying to give too much money to big businesses without any checks on how they spend it and that Congress has to act quickly and boldly to combat potential unemployment numbers that could reach 20-30% in the coming months.
11th Democratic Debate
The 11th Democratic Debate was supposed to be held at the Arizona Federal Theatre, also known as the Comerica Theatre, in Phoenix , Arizona, but was moved to CNN studios in Washington, D.C. due to the coronavirus pandemic sweeping across the nation. After ten debates with a multitude of candidates, this was the first head-to-head debate of the primary season, featuring the last two major candidates remaining - Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders. The two candidates spent over two hours debating with a large portion of the debate focused on the epidemic that has brought the economy to the brink and shut down large swaths of American society.
10th Democratic Debate
The 10th Democratic Debate will be held at the Gaillard Center in Charleston, South Carolina. CBS News is hosting the debate along with the Congressional Black Caucus Institute. It is being held days after the Nevada caucuses and days before the South Carolina Democratic primary.