Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders

Information

  • Position: Candidate (Link)
  • Party: Democratic
  • Location: Burlington, VT
  • Birthday: September 8, 1941 79

Contact Information

Education Information

  • BA, Political Science, University of Chicago, 1964
  • Attended, Brooklyn College, 1959-1960

Political Information

  • Candidate, President of the United States, 2016, 2020
  • Candidate, United States Senate, Vermont, 1972, 1974, 2006, 2012, 2018
  • Chair of Outreach, Democratic Leadership, United States Senate, 2017-present
  • Senator, United States Senate, Vermont, 2006-present
  • Representative, United States House of Representatives, Vermont At-Large, 1990-2006
  • Candidate, United States House of Representatives, Vermont, 1988, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004
  • Mayor, City of Burlington, 1981-1989
  • Candidate, Governor of Vermont, 1972, 1976, 1986

Professions Information

  • Lecturer, Hamilton College, 1989-1990
  • Lecturer, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, 1989
  • Director, American People's Historical Society, 1976-1981
  • Former Employee, Bread and Law Task Force
  • Former Researcher, Vermont Department of Taxes

Congressional Information

  • Co-Chair, Congressional Child Care Caucus, 2003-2004
  • Officer, Congressional Progressive Caucus, 1991-1998
  • Co-Founder, Congressional Progressive Caucus, 1991
  • Co-Chair, Prescription Drug Task Force
  • Former Chair, Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee, United States Senate
  • Former Member, Superfund, Waste Management, and Regulatory Oversight Subcommittee, United States Senate
  • Former Member, Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife, United States Senate

Organizations Information

  • Chair, Vermont Liberty Union Party, 1971-1976
  • Member, Friends of Ireland
  • Member, Coalition on Population and Development
  • Member, Northeast-Midwest Coalition
  • Member, National Guard and Reserve Components Organization

Election History

News & Articles

Daily Email Subscription

Search

Trending