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News and information from the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations on behalf of Ranking Member .
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Sen. Approps Dems Jul 21
BREAKING: With a Projected Surplus, & Call On Agency To Postpone Planned Furloughs
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Sen. Approps Dems Jul 21
., , & Call On President Trump To Increase PPE And Testing Capacity
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Sen. Approps Dems Jul 17
Replying to @SenateApprops
Until COVID is contained internationally, U.S. lives and interests are threatened. The Mounting Cost Of Inaction: Foreign Aid LINK:
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Sen. Approps Dems Jul 17
Replying to @SenateApprops
.Our system was on a razor’s edge before the pandemic due to lack of access and cost barriers, but the consequences of the coronavirus risk a catastrophic failure of the entire system. The Mounting Cost Of Inaction: Child Care LINK:
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Sen. Approps Dems Jul 16
Replying to @SenateApprops
Unless something is done to address the coming "eviction tidal wave" in August, millions could lose their homes, exacerbating the homelessness crisis in the middle of a pandemic. The Mounting Cost Of Inaction: Rent LINK:
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Sen. Approps Dems Jul 15
Replying to @SenateApprops
Local officials do not have the resources they need to meet this new challenge to accommodate the surge in absentee ballots and the need for socially distanced voting. Mounting Cost Of Inaction: The Election
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Sen. Approps Dems Jul 10
Replying to @SenateApprops
More than 16 million children do not have access to the internet in their homes. This "homework gap" during the pandemic may leave these these children further behind in reading, math, and science. Read more:
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Sen. Approps Dems Jul 9
Replying to @SenateApprops
Isolation, social distancing, & job loss, compounded by state and local budget cuts, has exacerbated conditions that contribute to domestic violence & child abuse. The Mounting Cost Of Inaction: Domestic Violence
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Sen. Approps Dems Jul 8
Replying to @SenateGOP
. must abandon the "wait & see" approach or the accuracy of the is at risk with consequences on $1.5 TRILLION in federal $$ & Congressional apportionment over the next decade. The Mounting Cost Of Inaction: The Census
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Sen. Approps Dems Jul 7
Replying to @SenatorLeahy
Today, Vice Chairman highlights food insecurity and the in America. The Mounting Cost Of Inaction: Food Insecurity LINK:
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Sen. Approps Dems Jul 7
Every day for the next two weeks, Vice Chairman will highlight a consequence of refusing to address the coronavirus pandemic with their “wait and see” approach.
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Sen. Approps Dems May 15
. And Call On To Speed Food And Farm Assistance Out The Door.
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Sen. Approps Dems Apr 16
REAX Of Senate Appropriations Committee Vice Chairman (D-Vt.) On Being Appointed To President Trump’s Council To Reopen America
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Sen. Approps Dems Mar 27
A useful breakdown of in the CARES Act that will help states, local governments and tribes fight the pandemic.
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Sen. Approps Dems Mar 24
Approps. Vice Chair Remarks On Bipartisan Negotiations To Address the Pandemic
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Sen. Approps Dems Mar 19
BREAKING: Senate Approps Vice Chair Leahy REAX To McConnell/Trump Stimulus Proposal + Analysis From The Vice Chair's Office.
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Sen. Approps Dems retweeted
Senator Jon Tester Mar 18
The Senate just passed a critical Coronavirus relief package, delivering support for Montana workers, veterans, Tribes, and families in the face of the COVID-19 outbreak. This is a critical first step—but we have a lot more work to do. I'll keep fighting to keep Montanans secure.
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Senator Jack Reed Mar 18
5 days after the House voted 363-40 to approve the , the Senate finally just voted 90-8 to approve the measure, providing: free testing, paid emergency leave for workers, expanded unemployment insurance & more for those impacted by
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Senator Chris Coons Mar 18
Replying to @ChrisCoons
The Coronavirus Response Act will invest government resources in: ✅Free COVID-19 testing ✅Emergency paid leave ✅Student meal assistance ✅Unemployment insurance ✅Enhanced Medicaid funding
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Sen. Approps Dems Mar 18
Sen. Approps Vice Chair Leahy REAX To Senate Passage Of The Families First Coronavirus Response Act
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