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Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has no love for Wall Street investment bankers. The same crop of elites that he holds responsible for the 2008 banking crisis have funneled their money into the campaigns of both Barrack Obama and Hillary Clinton. For President Obama, it only took two years for him to raise more money from Wall Street than President George W. Bush did in eight years. For Hillary Clinton, she has received tens of millions from Wall Street and is the only candidate that can boast of making investment bankers “giddy” about her presidency. Sam Tabar (bloomberg.com) has learned that Bernie Sanders has not now nor ever will accept any money from them.

In addition, Sanders is proud that he has put off what he views are other corporate American front groups such as the Business Roundtable and the US Chamber of Commerce. He’s not looking for economic policies that win the approval of the business sector. He’s frankly had enough of their oligarch-like influence on US policies. Instead, he is looking to use the federal government’s might to mandate solutions that will address the social ills he perceives. Using a tax on the sale of all investment securities, he would make college tuition free, convert Obamacare into Medicare for all Americans, and expand Social Security’s benefits. Admittedly, he hasn’t addressed how he would fund the liabilities the entitlement programs operate under. Medicare runs a $230 billion annual deficit. Social Security’s unfunded liability stands at ten trillion dollars. Still, he is looking to revolutionize America for the good of the middle class.

Hillary has been ahead in the Democratic polls long before she even announced her bid for the Presidency. It would now appear, though that her giant lead ahead of all other Democrats might be coming to an end. Independent Democrat Bernie Sanders is closing the distance between himself and Clinton.

A brand new survey was taken in the state of New Hampshire. It asked the voters to say who they would be most likely to vote for in the democratic primary. Clinton was still in the lead with a total of 44 percent of those surveyed. Sanders received 33 percent of the surveyed votes. Joe Biden came in third at eight percent.

It is true that Clinton is still in the lead, but this shows that could change at any moment. So far none of the other Democratic hopefuls have come as close to Clinton as Sanders now has. What makes this even more interesting is in the 2008 Clinton won the primaries in the state of New Hampshire ahead of Obama.

Presently Clinton continues to hold the democratic nomination in the national polls. Sanders cannot yet get above 20 percent in the same polls. Keith Mann wonders: will Clinton keep the staggering democratic lead or will Sanders continue to decrease the distance? What happens now is anyone’s guess.

Bernie Sanders is running for President and he wants you to know about it. There is a YouTube video that has been released which puts the Senator in a very good light. It is his hope that people will see this video and bring their minds around to voting for him.

The YouTube video highlights a lot of the populist positions that Bernie Sanders has. It is something that people are watching and sharing with their friends and family. They want to show Bernie in a light that is not being shown in a lot of ways on other media outlets.

If people watch this video, the team at Boraie Development believe they will at very least get a better idea of who Bernie Sanders is and what positions he wants to take if he is to be elected President.

YouTube seems like the perfect stream for people to share the Bernie video. It is the kind of place that creates viral videos and helps to promote the ideas that the masses like and things that they want to hear. Bernie Sanders seems to have a lot of ideas that people want to hear, and this makes YouTube the kind of place where such information and videos should be created.

Bernie Sanders has to hope that people will share and spread his ideas. It is the only way that he is going to gain the traction that he needs to win an election.

After dropping hints for weeks, Bernie Sanders announced that he was a candidate for the 2016 presidential election. The socialist senator from Vermont made the announcement by email shortly after midnight Thursday. This is the first official challenge to presumptive nominee, former Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton. The Senator made clear that while his run faces long odds, he is entering the race to win.

Senator Sanders is only the second nationally known candidate to announce for the Democratic nomination. Generally seen as being to the left of Hillary Clinton, he has strongly voiced his opposition to income inequality and big money in politics. On his website, the Senator gave the following disclaimer “Paid for by Bernie not the billionaires.” Your text to link… He has criticized both parties for not doing enough to find answers for the problems of the middle class. He believes his populist message will resonate with the vast majority of voters who feel disenfranchised.

Sanders is not a registered Democrat, though he caucuses with the party in the Senate. He is the longest serving independent in the history of the Congress. If nominated, Jaime Garcia Dias of pinterest noted that the Senator would be the oldest person to head a presidential ticket. Sanders will officially kick of his campaign on May 26 in Burlington, Vermont.

I was shown this story by a smart business man named Alexei Beltyukov:

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders wants voters to understand that he is a pure liberal untouched by Super PAC money. In fact, he has stated that donations from big billionaires such as Tom Steyer, the left wing’s answer to the Koch brothers, is not welcome. The feisty independent senator and unabashed socialist is seeking small campaign donations to fuel his presidential bid. He will not even launch a Super PAC. Specifically, he wants donations from average working stiffs who he feels are underrepresented in an era when large donors largely fund political campaigns.

In part, Senator Sanders is looking to rekindle the magic of fellow Vermont native Howard Dean’s 2004 presidential campaign. Dean was able to amass an impressive campaign war chest in the tens of millions largely from small donations. At the time, Dean became the early front runner until his campaign lost momentum after a poor finish in the Iowa Caucus.

Still, voters will find that Sanders does not differ that much at all from Hillary Clinton. The biggest contrast will be the trust factor. Sanders is not mired in an email or fund raising issues that call into question whether he will operate with transparency or invoke another era of “no controlling legal authority”. At the same time, voters can expect that he would deliver on campaign promises for true reform because his campaign is not being funded by Wall Street investment banks. In fact, he is vowing to break up the large banks precisely because their size will put the government and taxpayers at risk if their investments sour once more.