Tag: Bernie Sanders

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Sen. Bernie Sanders: ‘Hard to Say’ Whether a Recession Is Coming

October 24, 2022


Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said Sunday that it’s “hard to say” whether there is a recession coming, and he doesn’t want to see the Federal Reserve raise interest rates, because that will lead to more unemployment and lower wages. When […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Sanders: ‘Human Infrastructure’ Is ‘More Important’ Than ‘Roads and Sidewalks and Bridges’

August 3, 2021


Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), chairman of the Budget Committee, said he expects the bipartisan infrastructure bill to pass the Senate by the end of the week, and “then we will immediately turn to what we call the reconciliation bill, a […]

Retail Banking

Left-leaning lawmakers like Bernie Sanders want Americans to bank at the post office — why that won’t help millions of people

June 5, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Progressive lawmakers including U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders and U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez want Americans to be able to visit their local post office for their banking needs. Sanders, an independent from Vermont, and Ocasio-Cortez, a New York Democrat, see “postal […]