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January 27th, 2014
08:05 PM ET

Bachmann, Sanders spar over inequality

In an interview with Wolf Blitzer, Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minnesota, and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vermont, debate the topic of income inequality in the United States and what role the government should play in fighting it.

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Filed under: Bernie Sanders • Income inequality • Interviews • Michele Bachmann
October 11th, 2013
11:31 AM ET

Sen. Sanders: Reopen the govt., pay our bills

Wolf Blitzer talks to Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) about ending the government shutdown, raising the debt ceiling, and fighting Washington's political stalemate.

July 30th, 2013
06:26 PM ET

Money in your pocket... or job-killer?

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and fmr. CBO director Douglas Holtz-Eakin debate whether raising the minimum wage would help or hurt the economy.

RELATED STORY: Despite Congress' inaction, minimum wage fight still looms

RELATED VIDEO: Would higher minimum wage help or hurt?


Filed under: Bernie Sanders • Economy • Interviews
April 11th, 2013
07:07 PM ET

Political opposites on the same side

CNN's Wolf Blitzer talks to Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Grover Norquist, who both oppose Obama's Social Security changes.

RELATED STORY: What's in Obama's budget

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Filed under: Bernie Sanders • Budget cuts • Economy • Grover Norquist
May 17th, 2012
01:20 PM ET

Sen. Sanders: Time to break up banks

Sen. Bernie Sanders tells CNN's Wolf Blitzer JPMorgan's billion-dollar loss means it is time to break up large banks.

RELATED STORY: FBI opens investigation into JPMorgan trade loss updated 1 day ago


Filed under: Bernie Sanders • Finance • Interviews • JPMorgan
November 18th, 2011
02:18 PM ET

Sanders: Pres. 'dead wrong' on Social Security

In an interview with CNN's Wolf Blitzer, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. slams Pres. Obama's backing of entitlement changes proposed by members of the super committee.

Tune in to the 5 p.m. ET hour of Friday's "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer" to catch the full interview.


Filed under: Bernie Sanders • Interviews • Social Security • super committee
August 3rd, 2011
12:50 PM ET

Sanders: 'Extremely unfair legislation'

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) explains why he voted against the debt deal.

RELATED STORY: Sanders: Cut, cap, balance a 'disaster'


Filed under: Bernie Sanders • Debt • Interviews
July 22nd, 2011
07:07 PM ET

Sanders: Cut, cap, balance a 'disaster'

Sen. Bernie Sanders is just one of several liberal lawmakers blasting the GOP's stance on debt limit.


Filed under: Bernie Sanders • Debt • Interviews