Sanders lays out his Senate agenda in the hours after his historic Senate victory.
by Peter Freyne | Nov 9, 2006
by Peter Freyne | Oct 4, 2006
Account of Senator Obama's visit to Vermont, where he does a public event, and a private fundraiser, for Sanders.
by Peter Freyne | Mar 15, 2006
Several town meetings in Vermont pass resolutions calling for Bush's impeachment. Sanders thinks ousting the president would be a distraction, and there are legal problems with the strategy.
by Peter Freyne | Mar 8, 2006
Sanders passes out at the funeral service of a Vermonter soldier, raising questions about his health.
by Peter Freyne | Feb 8, 2006
Seven Days directs readers to Four Amendments and a Funeral, an eye-opening Rolling Stone article in which Matt Taibbi follows Sanders around the Capitol.
by Paula Routly | Aug 17, 2005
With Sanders fully committed to a Senate run, he starts getting recognition for his work on many big issues, from protecting personal library records to restricting the Import-Export Bank.
by Peter Freyne | Jul 6, 2005
Librarians protest use of book records in police investigations, and support Sanders' work to keep personal book purchasing and lending private.
by Ken Picard | Jun 29, 2005
Peter Freyne castigates WCAX for continuing to abuse and ignore Sanders and his newsworthy work.
by Peter Freyne | Jun 22, 2005
The GOP starts targeting Sanders in anticipation of his Senate campaign.
by Peter Freyne | Jun 15, 2005
Senator Jim Jeffords announces he will not run for reelection. As expected, Sanders immediately enters into race.
by Peter Freyne | May 4, 2005
In a tribute to the late Will Miller, Ron Jacobs remembers protests in Sanders' office during NATO bombing of Yugoslavia and Kosovo.
by Ron Jacobs | Apr 13, 2005
In a larger arts piece, Susan Green describes Sanders' past as a film strip producer.
by Susan Green | Jul 14, 2004
In a momentous error, the Burlington Free Press wrongly accuses Sanders of getting pork for Walmart to locate in St. Albans. Turns out the earmark was for a different part of the city.
by Peter Freyne | Jun 9, 2004
Sanders gets a mention in Ken Picard's report on Vermonters at an IBM stockholder meeting in Providence, Rhode Island.
by Ken Picard | May 5, 2004
The future of the Progressive Party is unclear, while its relationship to Sanders remains distant but cordial.
by Kevin J. Kelley | Apr 21, 2004
Sanders commends Howard Dean for his brilliant campaign and for realizing that, after 12 years as governor of the state of Vermont... he really is a Progressive!
by Peter Freyne | Sep 17, 2003
Sanders continues his quest to reign in the exorbitant pricing practices of U.S. drug companies.
by Peter Freyne | May 21, 2003
Sanders and the other two members of the Vermont congressional delegation oppose the war in Iraq.
by Peter Freyne | Mar 19, 2003
Sanders continues to vocalize his opposition to Bush's unilateral war in Iraq.
by Peter Freyne | Feb 12, 2003
Sanders is reportedly unhappy that his mayoral successor, Peter Clavelle, is seeking the Democratic endorsement in his reelection bid. Vermont and Burlington politics are changing slowly, and Bernie's history hangs over much of it.
by Peter Freyne | Dec 18, 2002
Bill Meub, Bernie's Republican challenger, crashes the congressman's press conference on agricultural issues. Sanders staffer says a gentleman doesn't behave this way.
by Peter Freyne | Oct 2, 2002
by Peter Freyne | Jul 17, 2002
by Peter Freyne | Jun 26, 2002
Sanders rails against IBM, while the Burlington City Council approves naming North Beach after Bernie.
by Peter Freyne | Jun 12, 2002