Bernie Sanders’ campaign workers unionize, marking a first in American history

Bernie Sanders Receives Stitches After Cutting Head on Shower Door		Associated Press15 Mar 2019

Bernie Sanders Receives Stitches After Cutting Head on Shower Door Associated Press15 Mar 2019

Sanders was given a "clean bill of health" and is already back on the campaign trail, Jones said.

Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) got stitched up after what his campaign says was a minor injury sustained while campaigning in SC.

"We can not just support unions with words, we must back it up with actions", Sanders said.

United States imposes new Ukraine-related sanctions on Russian Federation
In 2014, the USA imposed sanctions against Russian Federation for the first time following the unfolding of the Ukrainian crisis. The Russian navy captured 24 Ukrainian sailors during the clash.

"He (Sanders) heads to Nevada this evening and looks forward to his rally in Henderson tomorrow", the statement read.

Sanders, who narrowly lost the 2016 Democratic nomination to Hillary Clinton, has been among the leaders in early opinion polls of prospective 2020 Democratic candidates.

Read the full report at Fox News. If a majority of workers sign them, the union presents those cards to the employer so that the employer will recognize the union. Sanders' aides said on a recent conference call that the campaign has roughly 70 paid staffers. All campaign employees below the rank of deputy director will be represented by the union, which said the number could grow to more than 1,000 members. "Employees may exercise their right to strike under certain circumstances, as provided by federal labor law".

Recommended News

  • Thiem reaches Indian Wells semis as Monfils withdraws

    Thiem reaches Indian Wells semis as Monfils withdraws

    With the opener slipping away, Williams showed her resolve to save the set with her fifth break point of a seven-minute game. Pliskova raced to 4-1 lead before wrapping up the second set. "So my serve was bad, my shots were bad".
    Australian Man Appears In Court On Murder Charge After Christchurch Attack

    Australian Man Appears In Court On Murder Charge After Christchurch Attack

    The police commissioner warned anybody who was thinking of going to a mosque anywhere in New Zealand on Friday to stay put. He said he has contempt for the wealthiest one percent. "The person who has perpetuated this violence against us is not".

    Chinese legislature approves possible olive branch to US

    Foreign critics, quick to stress the Law's lack of specificity, should appreciate China's commitment and process. There is no shortage of reasons why companies might be feeling reluctant to invest right now.
  • Problematic Williams gives Kubica zero time to soak up comeback

    Problematic Williams gives Kubica zero time to soak up comeback

    He said: 'I haven't had a lot of time to think about my emotions, I've been focused on the job, focused on the things to do. It'll certainly be each to spot who's who in the Renault cars this season and we're sure fans will be grateful for that!
    Malaysia continues case against Vietnam woman in Kim killing

    Malaysia continues case against Vietnam woman in Kim killing

    Both women maintain they were tricked into carrying out the attack, which they thought was part of a TV reality show. She has been on trial for a year and a half over the 2017 assassination of Kim Jong Nam at Kuala Lumpur airport.
    Mueller, in U.S. court filing, says multiple probes continue

    Mueller, in U.S. court filing, says multiple probes continue

    The joint filing by Mueller's office and Gates' attorneys comes amid signs the Russian Federation investigation is winding down. It's unclear if the delay of Gates' sentencing is reflection of Mueller's timeline or the status of the other investigations.
  • Alia Bhatt cuts her birthday cake with paparazzi friends

    Alia Bhatt cuts her birthday cake with paparazzi friends

    The actress who cut as many as three birthday cakes, was seen beaming with joy and happiness in the presence of her closed ones. Meanwhile, mentor Karan Johar shared another poster of Alia as Roop from his upcoming production Kalank .
    Fiscal watchdog slashes United Kingdom  growth forecast to lowest since financial crisis

    Fiscal watchdog slashes United Kingdom growth forecast to lowest since financial crisis

    He added: "I need to be straight with the House: a no-deal Brexit would deliver a significant short- to medium-term reduction in the productive capacity of the British economy".
    Cardi B Lasciviously Licks Her iHeartRadio Award And Thanks Her Haters

    Cardi B Lasciviously Licks Her iHeartRadio Award And Thanks Her Haters

    Sporting a pink coif and a little black dress, Halsey rocked the iHeartRadio stage with her boyfriend, Yungblud, by her side. Cardi didn't attend the awards in person, telling viewers that she was "busy doing a couple of things".
  • Sam Warburton: forget England, Ireland is the one Wales wanted to win

    Sam Warburton: forget England, Ireland is the one Wales wanted to win

    The Principality Stadium roof will be open for Saturday's Six Nations clash between Wales and Ireland . Six Nations rules dictate that the away side must agree with the hosts to have the roof closed.
    George Michael's art collection sells for £9.3m at auction

    George Michael's art collection sells for £9.3m at auction

    The first major piece Michael bought, Bridget Riley's 1982 painting Songbird , is composed of a series of bright vertical lines. In the early hours of 25 December 2016, the singer died in bed at his home in Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire aged 53.
    Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan Faces An Angry Congress

    Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan Faces An Angry Congress

    Wells Fargo has shaken up its executive ranks, raised the minimum wage to $15 an hour and given millions to charity, he told them. The bank has paid billions of dollars in fines to regulators for consumer abuses in virtually every part of its business.

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.