May 8, 2017
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Hours before Sally Yates Testifies about Trump/Russia, Trump Tweets about Sally Yates

WASHINGTON (May 8, 2017) — Former acting attorney general Sally Yates is scheduled to testify to a senate subcommittee today about what the Trump White House knew about disgraced former National Security Advisor Michael […]
May 7, 2017

Republican Says “Nobody Dies” from Lack of Healthcare as Veterans Die from Lack of Healthcare

IDAHO (May 7, 2017) — At a town hall gathering on Friday night, Republican Rep. Raul Labrador enraged constituents when he made the wildly untrue claim that “nobody dies” from a lack […]
May 6, 2017
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Mother of Son Born with Rare Condition Rips Trump/GOP Repeal Law, “How Dare You?”

ILLINOIS (May 6, 2017) — Yesterday as House Republicans celebrated with Donald Trump at the White House about their plan to take healthcare away from millions of Americans, a young mother raising a sick child took […]
May 4, 2017

We May Never Know Whether Georgia 6th Congressional Election Stolen?

By Ernest A. Canning “I follow the vote. And whenever the vote becomes an electron and touches a computer, that’s an opportunity for a malicious actor potentially to…make bad things […]
April 29, 2017
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Tickets for Bernie Sanders in Dublin Gone in 5 Minutes, Fans Cause Website Crash

DUBLIN (April 29, 2017) — Tickets to see Bernie Sanders at the Dalkey Book Festival in Dublin, Ireland sold out in under 5 minutes, at one point the event’s website crashed due to the sheer […]
April 25, 2017

MIT Scientist Blasts Mainstream Media for Failure to Cover Scientific Analysis Refuting White House Claims Syria Source of Gas Attack

By Ernest A. Canning “They [the mainstream media] are creating a danger to our democracy by not doing their job” – Theodore Postol, April 24, 2017 Theodore A. Postol, the […]
April 24, 2017

Chelsea Clinton tries to Portray Herself as Anti-War Activist, Minus Bosnian Sniper Fire

TWITTER (April 24, 2017) — Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton took to Twitter Monday to argue about the extent of her involvement in taunting anti-war protestors in the early 2000s, when she attended the University of […]
April 23, 2017
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Bird Defecates on Tom Perez in Kentucky, Authorities Suspect Birdie Sanders

FRANKFORT (April 23, 2017) — DNC Chair Tom Perez was following Bernie Sanders out of a coffee shop in Frankfort, KY this weekend, when, to the delight of onlookers and Internet users […]
April 22, 2017
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Thousands Turn Out for Bernie Sanders in AZ, DNC Unity Tour Rolls On

MESA (April 22, 2017) — Bernie Sanders rallied thousands of progressives with DNC Chair Tom Perez in Mesa, AZ on Friday night, the latest stop in their “Come Together & Fight Back Tour” aimed […]
April 21, 2017
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Trump Makes 100-Day Contract with Voters, Breaks it, Blames Media, Gets Roasted

PROBABLY MAR-A-LAGO (April 21, 2017) — On the morning of his 92nd day as President, Donald Trump took to Twitter to complain about reporting on things he promised voters he’d accomplish in his first 100 days […]
April 19, 2017
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Silver Lining in Trump’s Naval Strike Force Lie

Last week, the world was on edge. As we observed, a combination of the Trump administration’s first strike threats and his boast that he had ordered an “armada” that included the aircraft carrier, […]
April 19, 2017
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Trump Takes Credit for Reauthorizing Bernie Sanders’ Veterans CHOICE Act

WASHINGTON (April 19, 2017) — Donald Trump staged a very public signing ceremony at the White House on Wednesday morning to take credit for signing into law an extension of the […]
April 18, 2017

Max Capacity Crowd for Bernie Sanders in Louisville, So Bernie Took it Outside

LOUISVILLE (April 18, 2017) — Bernie Sanders rallied a maximum capacity crowd in a Louisville theater on Tuesday night. Enthusiastic supporters began lining the sidewalk nearly 7 hours before the event’s scheduled start. The line […]
April 17, 2017
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Deadly MOAB and Trump’s Dereliction of Duty

By Ernest A. Canning “Dropping bombs…doesn’t make one ‘presidential'” – Dan Rather As the corporate-owned mainstream media seemingly celebrate the “shock and awe” value of the U.S. military’s decision to […]
April 16, 2017

Easter Sunday: Trump Tweets “Someone Should Look Into” Tax Marchers Looking Into Trump’s Taxes

PROBABLY MAR-A-LAGO (April 16, 2017) — Donald Trump started the morning of his first Easter Sunday as President with a string of five tweets about (1) China now apparently isn’t manipulating currency but should help […]
April 16, 2017

Why Congress Must Immediately Censure Trump’s Reckless Usurpation of War Powers

By Ernest A. Canning “Mankind must put an end to war before war puts an end to mankind” – President John F. Kennedy By recklessly following up on his unconstitutional […]
April 15, 2017
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MIT Scientist: White House Lied, Manufactured Evidence to Justify Tomahawk Missile Strike

By Ernest A. Canning The National Security Council is fully aware that evidence being touted by the White House directly refutes its own claims that the Syrian military was responsible for a dropping chemical […]
April 14, 2017
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MIT Scientist Calls Bullshit on Trump’s Syria Report, MIA Democrats Still Silent

WASHINGTON (April 14, 2017) — A world-renowned rocket scientist and foreign policy expert has issued a second scathing report that casts serious doubts on evidence being cited by the Trump administration as justification for […]
April 14, 2017

“It’s not the President’s military” | Leon Panetta Refutes Trump’s “My Military” Comment

WASHINGTON (April 14, 2017) — Former CIA Director and Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta pushed back yesterday against comments made by the President about how he views his role in overseeing America’s Armed Forces. […]
April 12, 2017
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MIT Professor Calls Trump’s Syria Report “Obviously False, Misleading, and Amateurish”

“What the country is now being told by the White House cannot be true.” —Theodore Postol, MIT WASHINGTON (April 12, 2017) — A renowned weapons expert and MIT Professor has issued […]
April 12, 2017

James Thompson Nearly Wins in Kansas, DNC Dems Nowhere to be Found

“The Democrats think so much of their candidate there that they’ve spent zero dollars.” — Corry Bliss, Congressional Leadership Fund KANSAS (April 12, 2017) — Berniecrat James Thompson, a civil rights attorney […]
April 11, 2017
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Tulsi Gabbard Condemns Rush to War, Is Promptly Attacked by Establishment Democrats

WASHINGTON (April 11, 2017) — Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, an Iraq War Veteran and Major in the Army National Guard, is facing criticisms from establishment Democratic has-beens, like former Gov. Howard Dean, for questioning the […]
October 29, 2016

VFB condemns Pentagon demand for refund of signing bonuses

By Tyson Manker and Ernest A. Canning The story, as recently reported by the Los Angeles Times, is nothing short of an outrage. Ten years ago, as the Pentagon was […]
September 14, 2016

PhRMA Ad Falsely Claims CA Prop 61 Would Increase VA Drug Prices

California’s Proposition 61 — the Drug Price Standards Initiative — is simple and straightforward. It mandates that any California state agency that provides funding for prescription drugs may not pay […]
August 9, 2016

Revolution at a Crossroad

The Bernie Sanders-led revolution has arrived at a political crossroad. And while many may find it distasteful, Hillary Clinton may represent progressives’ best path forward, at least in some swing […]
July 13, 2016
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The Revolution Continues: Canova v. Wasserman Schultz

While the reactions to Bernie Sanders’s endorsement of Hillary Clinton vary, with some, like the author, vowing to vote for Green Party presidential candidate, Dr. Jill Stein, it is vital […]
June 17, 2016

Tim Canova Urges Return to Postal Banking

Progressive Democrat Tim Canova‘s recent interview (above) served to reinforce the reasons why Veterans for Bernie previously endorsed his candidacy. Canova is a professor of law and economics.  He seeks to […]
June 3, 2016
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Bernie Sanders Remains Top Choice of U.S. Troops

NATIONAL (VFB) — Bernie Sanders remains the top choice for President among members of the active duty military, according to a just-released analysis of presidential campaign contributions by the Center for Responsive Politics. […]
May 25, 2016

Beyond the Chutzpah of Debbie Wasserman Schultz

We are rapidly approaching the moment when we can move beyond the Chutzpah of Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL 23), the Chair of the Democratic National Committee (DNC). Chutzpah There are […]
May 19, 2016
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DNC Poised to Repeat Mistakes of 1968

“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” – George Santayana The Democratic Party establishment appears poised to repeat the same mistakes that handed the White House […]
May 15, 2016
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Hey California, your Senator Boxer just said to “Boo Yourselves Out of This Election”

NEVADA (VFB) — In their latest show of contempt for democracy, yesterday at the Nevada “Democratic” Convention establishment democrats ruled by virtual fiat, changing rules on the fly without authority, all while mocking Bernie Sanders supporters. The […]
May 11, 2016
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Party Unity Plea Undercut By Convention Rigging

Hillary Clinton’s recent plea for Party unity has been severely undercut by Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL). Clinton made the bald claim that “there’s much more that united us than […]
May 9, 2016

Bernie Sanders Helps Supporter Propose to Fiancé in Online Video

NATIONAL (VFB) — For almost a year, the Bernie Sanders campaign has been bringing people together all across America.  Beyond countless new platonic friendships, passionate singles of the political revolution have also found […]
May 4, 2016

Clinton Superdelegate Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison for Corruption

BREAKING: Ex-New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, once one of state's premier powerbrokers, gets 12 years in prison. — The Associated Press (@AP) May 3, 2016 NEW YORK (VFB) — Yesterday, a Hillary […]
April 24, 2016
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Gettysburg: Bernie Listens to Veterans About the “True Costs of War,” Outlines Clear Foreign Policy Strategy

PENNSYLVANIA (VFB) — Yesterday at a Town Hall event in Gettysburg, PA, Bernie Sanders spoke at length about Veterans issues, while articulating a clear military strategy contrary to the destructive interventionist policies of the […]
April 20, 2016

Yes, A President Bernie Sanders Could End Marijuana Prohibition Without Congress

NATIONAL (VFB) — April 20th, or “Four-Twenty,” is a popular holiday celebrated every year by criminal justice reform advocates and cannabis enthusiasts to draw attention to ending the federal government’s failed war on […]
April 20, 2016
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NPR: “Entire city blocks and buildings full of voters purged from the voting lists”

NEW YORK (VFB) — Tens if not hundreds of thousands of New York voters were blocked from the ballot and prevented from voting in their state primary election yesterday. “Entire city blocks and buildings full […]
April 18, 2016

NEW: Powerful Veterans for Bernie Sanders Ad Will Move You

“Many of us feel like Bernie is the only candidate we can trust.” Veterans of the United States Armed Forces speak out about why they support Bernie Sanders for President. Veterans speak out […]
April 16, 2016
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RNC Chair: “I’d rather run against Hillary Clinton. She’s not liked”

NATIONAL (VFB) — Yesterday on CNN, RNC Chair Reince Priebus said he would prefer that his party ran against Hillary Clinton instead of Bernie Sanders. “I think anybody who’s analyzed this knows that […]
April 15, 2016
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Clinton Supporters STILL Mocking Iraq: “Take a Drink”

NATIONAL (VFB) — Since February, Hillary Clinton supporters have shown genuine disdain for the men and women of America’s Armed Forces. Annoyed by any question or answer related to Iraq or the […]