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Why do so many people love Glass-Steagall?

Jan 5, 2016
The depression-era banking regulation keeps coming up

Sanders details Wall Street reform plans

Jan 5, 2016
Among them: capping rates, taxing speculation and letting post offices do basic banking.

Explaining "democratic socialism"

Nov 18, 2015
On Thursday, Senator Sanders plans a major speech on his economic philosophy.

Bernie Sanders reinvigorated through social media

Oct 13, 2015
The Vermont senator isn't getting enough network love, so he'll trend on Twitter.

In Britain, left-wing policies resurface

Oct 13, 2015
What Bernie Sanders has in common with the head of the UK Labour Party.

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Oh, the stories campaign money tells....

Oct 1, 2015
The latest donation totals give candidates a chance to spin their narratives.
"If you don't have positive momentum ... contributors might not like your campaign," says consultant Bill Burges about political donations.
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Democratic socialist Sanders kicks off campaign

May 26, 2015
Senator's ideology may hurt his nomination bid, but it's left a mark in politics.