If we can afford billions of dollars in corporate welfare to corporations who are destroying the planet, then yes, we can afford to transform our energy systems, rebuild our crumbling infrastructure, and create millions of good-paying union jobs.
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) April 24, 2021
“UBI would mean that highly experienced creative people, free thinkers, and problem solvers would be available to help solve the problems of 10 billion people on one small planet instead of being stuck in a dead end job, ruined by a lifetime of stress.” https://t.co/92nC86SjFB pic.twitter.com/kjzOZ5F3RJ
— Scott Santens 🧢🏄♂️ (@scottsantens) April 27, 2021
Here’s the deal: Billions of taxpayer dollars are going to fossil fuel companies each year.
We pad their pockets, while they pollute our planet. There’s no justification for that.
Let’s end fossil fuel subsidies. pic.twitter.com/fMZfdmTW1p
— Ro Khanna (@RoKhanna) April 26, 2021
More than half of older Americans say they’ve avoided going to the dentist because of the cost, while 1 in 5 Americans over the age of 65 have untreated cavities, and 2 in 3 have gum disease. This is not a reality I believe we should accept in the richest country on the planet.
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) April 17, 2021
Cost to manufacture 1 vial of insulin: Around $ 6
Cost of 1 vial of insulin for consumers:
🇫🇷: $ 9
🇩🇪: $ 11
🇯🇵: $ 14
🇦🇺: $ 7
🇬🇧: $ 7
🇨🇦: $ 12
🇺🇸: $ 98
The American people should not be forced to pay the highest prices on the planet for prescription drugs.
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) April 16, 2021