Bernie Sanders http://wamc.org en Sanders bill would crack down on tax havens http://wamc.org/post/sanders-bill-would-crack-down-tax-havens <p>MONTPELIER, VT. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont is pushing legislation to stop corporations from sheltering income in the Cayman Islands and other tax havens. The legislation also would end tax breaks for companies that ship jobs and factories overseas.</p> Sun, 10 Feb 2013 18:41:35 +0000 Associated Press 57527 at http://wamc.org Sanders bill would crack down on tax havens Veterans Groups Speak Out in Opposition to Benefit Reduction Scheme http://wamc.org/post/veterans-groups-speak-out-opposition-benefit-reduction-scheme <p>Most people have never heard of the "Chained CPI", a proposal in Congress that would, if approved, reduce benefits to veterans, federal retirees and Social Security recipients.&nbsp; Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders and numerous groups discussed their efforts to stop the Chained CPI during a conference call Friday.<br> Fri, 09 Nov 2012 23:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 51735 at http://wamc.org Veterans Groups Speak Out in Opposition to Benefit Reduction Scheme