Rebuild America

"We must begin to rebuild America," wrote Sen. Bernie Sanders recently, looking forward to the up-coming "lame duck" session of Congress and next year working with a new president. "When the House and Senate reconvene in November, our top priority should be to commit to a major investment in repairing our crumbling infrastructure and our patchwork electric grid. We should lay a solid foundation for new energy sources in order to end our dependence on fossil fuels and foreign oil. We must addre

"We must begin to rebuild America," wrote Sen. Bernie Sanders recently as he looked ahead to a "lame duck" session of Congress and working with a new president next year. "When the House and Senate reconvene in November, our top priority should be to commit to a major investment in repairing our crumbling infrastructure and our patchwork electric grid. We should lay a solid foundation for new energy sources in order to end our dependence on fossil fuels and foreign oil. We must address the social crises we face in terms of unemployment, education, health care, nutrition, and poverty."

You can read his entire op-ed here.