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The Congressional Black Caucus was established in 1971. Tweets document the work of Chair and the 54 other members.
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: Chairwoman spoke to CNN about the importance of releasing the full Mueller report. Congress and the American people deserve to know the truth. We need transparency!
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Rep Frederica Wilson 8h
Happening Now: HELP subcommittee hearing on "Protecting Workers' Right to Organize." Please tune in!
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Rep. Val Demings Mar 25
I know the news is crazy right now () so just in case you haven’t heard, are introducing legislation this week to protect Americans with preexisting conditions, lower the cost of healthcare, and fight climate change.
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Black Caucus Mar 25
: Chairwoman , , and have kicked off the CBC town hall at ! Watch it live now! 👇🏽👇🏽👇🏽
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Rep. Barbara Lee Mar 25
AG Barr’s letter to Congress raises more questions than it answers about the . I join my colleagues in calling for Barr to and accompanying documents.
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Black Caucus Mar 25
Americans deserve transparency. Anything less would be an insult to our democratic tradition.
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Black Caucus Mar 25
Reminder: 420 members of the House voted for the to be made public – and not a single one voted against it. This is bipartisan.
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BET Mar 24
As 'American Injustice: A BET Town Hall' host and moderator asked the audience, let us know how many of you have been personally affected in some way by mass incarceration?
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BET Mar 24
"There are currently more than 2 million Americans who are locked up in our nation's prisons and jails, and 4.5 million are on probation or parole. A disproportionate number are Black."
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Black Caucus Mar 24
Be sure to watch the explore the future of criminal justice reform in America tonight during the town hall: American Injustice.
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Black Caucus Mar 23
The remains vigilant in its commitment to helping communities across the nation gain access to quality and affordable care.
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Black Caucus Mar 23
Because of the , insurers in the individual market can no longer drop or deny coverage, or charge you more, because of a pre-existing condition
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Black Caucus Mar 23
Insurers are now required to cover important health benefits like maternity care. Before the ACA, 75 percent of non-group plans refused to cover maternity care.
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Black Caucus Mar 23
Did you know that because of the , insurers can no longer charge women more than men for the same care?
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Black Caucus Mar 23
Let’s not forget, because of the , 17 million Americans gained health coverage!
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Black Caucus Mar 23
If House Republicans successfully repeal the ACA through their lawsuit in the court's, the uninsured rate among African Americans will rise significantly.
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Black Caucus Mar 23
The Black Caucus remains focused on strengthening protections for pre-existing conditions and ending Republican sabotage.
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Black Caucus Mar 23
Today marks the ninth anniversary of President Barack Obama signing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) into law. Thank you, for all of your leadership!
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Eric Holder Mar 22
If the Mueller Report contains evidence about impeachable conduct/offenses that, at a minimum, must be shared with Congress. It would be irresponsible for DOJ to hold on to this kind of information - for any reason. No privilege claim would be valid.
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