U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, a
member of the Senate Budget Committee, says he’s working with the
committee on a 10-year budget which would create jobs, lower the deficit
and protect working families and the most vulnerable people in our
All three members of Vermont’s congressional delegation may be ready to allow the
so called "payroll tax holiday" to expire at the end of the year. That would boost tax burdens for middle
Senator Bernie Sanders warns that he’ll oppose one change to Social Security that’s under discussion as part of the fiscal cliff talks. Sanders says some want to shift the way the annual cost of living is adjusted for people who receive Social Security benefits.