Folasade Adeluola, a self-described “Obamacrat activist” challenging Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders (I.) in the Democratic Senate primary, has filed an elections complaint saying Sanders is not a “true candidate” for the Democratic Party’s nomination.
The chairwoman of the Tennessee Democratic Party said the party was open to supporting far-left socialist candidates if their values line up, telling an NPR affiliate “we’ve got a big tent.”
Democrats view socialism better than capitalism by a significant margin, according to a new Gallup poll, with 57 percent viewing socialism in a positive light against just 47 percent viewing capitalism positively.
Singer-songwriter Ben Folds, who supported Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) for president in 2016, is headlining a fundraiser later this month for Democratic Senate hopeful Phil Bredesen.
A claim by some Democrats that a ‘Medicare for All’ health care plan would save the United States $2 trillion is based on a cherry-picked reading of a study which, in fact, shows such a plan would dramatically increase health care expenditures, a Washington Post fact check determined.
A libertarian policy center projects the “Medicare for All” plan promoted by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) would increase government health care spending by $32.6 trillion over ten years.