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Price spikes for once-cheap generic drugs draw scrutiny from Senate lawmakers

...country who are sick and need medicine and who simply will not be able to buy the medicine they need," Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, who leads the Senate Subcommittee on Primary Health and Aging. Sanders is a political independent who usually votes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-20/price-spikes-once-cheap-ge
Obama picks ex-P&G head to lead Veterans Affairs

...of hundreds of thousands of individual consumers of Procter & Gamble."Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., said in a statement that he looked forward to meeting with McDonald next week to get his views on issues...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-29/obama-picks-ex-pg-head-lead-
Lawmakers outraged US Olympic uniforms are made in China

...be made here on U.S. soil at the same price, at better quality," Gillibrand wrote along with Israel.Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-Vt., said that while millions of Americans are unemployed, "there is no reason why U.S. Olympic uniforms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-07-12/lawmakers-outraged-us-olym
Lawmakers outraged US Olympic uniforms are made in China

...be made here on U.S. soil at the same price, at better quality," Gillibrand wrote along with Israel.Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-Vt., said that while millions of Americans are unemployed, "there is no reason why U.S. Olympic uniforms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-07-12/lawmakers-outraged-us-olym
Fed chairman named Time's Person of the Year

...failing to anticipate the financial crisis and for approving massive bailouts to Wall Street's largest firms. Sen. Bernie Sanders, an independent liberal from Vermont, called him a "key architect of the Bush economy." Mr. Sanders has placed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/17/bus_559912.shtml
Business
What Obama doesn't want you to know

...image. How liberal? He's ranked as the most liberal U.S. senator -- to the left, even, of Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, who calls himself a socialist. In Citizens Against Govern-ment Waste's 100-point rating of senators and congressman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/31/edi_471449.shtml
Editorials
Pay czar won't fight banks to recoup compensation

...lawsuits from shareholders trying to recapture the executives' money, and he did not think that would be fair.Sen. Bernie Sanders, a Vermont independent, said he was disappointed that Feinberg decided there was no way to force the banks to return...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-07-23/pay-czar-wont-fight-banks-
Business
Will ban on TV indecency turn into censorship?

...Congress to warn us about the dangerous consequences of encouraging censorship." At least one legislator, Rep. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., has voiced such warnings. And striking back against indecency zealots, he has introduced a bill that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/02/tel_451987.shtml
Television
Business briefs

...the smaller step of allowing the re-importation of U.S.-made prescription drugs sold cheaper abroad. Rep. Bernie Sanders, a Vermont independent and a leading proponent of the measure, says the increased competition could lower the prices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/23/bus_297287.shtml
Business
GOP turns to budget guru to respond to Obama

...who leave out the details in how they would cut federal spending, Ryan has never been afraid to be specific.Sen. Bernie Sanders, a liberal independent from Vermont, applauded Republicans for picking Ryan, saying that unlike GOP leaders who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-01-24/gop-turns-budget-guru-respond
Metro