Bernie Sanders is the junior (junior?? Yes, junior) Senator from Vermont, and was first elected in 2007. Prior to serving in the Senate, Sanders served in the House of Representatives for Vermont's at-large congressional district from 1991 to 2007, and was mayor of Burlington, Vermont from 1981 to 1989. He ran for President back in 2016…and a bird landed on his podium that one time? Bernie got his B.A. from the University of Chicago. Learn more about Sen. Sanders below:
— Bernie Sanders
Raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour and a job guarantee.
Single-payer, Medicare for All program.
Green New Deal and invest in climate-responsible infrastructure.