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: Chairman , , and new Puerto Rico Governor met last week in the Capitol. W&M Dems look forward to working with her on the continued recovery and rebuilding in PR.
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Ways & Means Committee Sep 15
Heads up: Ways & Means will hold a hearing this week to examine how the tax code subsidizes hate and hear from Americans affected by our country’s gun violence epidemic. Details:
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Ways & Means Committee Sep 14
“For the second year in a row, there was an uptick — 5.5% of children under age 19 did not have health insurance last year.”
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Ways & Means Committee Sep 13
The has been ruthless in their attack on the and they’re not letting up anytime soon. Help Dems sound the alarms – RT.
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Ways & Means Committee Sep 13
Heads up: next Thursday, the Oversight Subcommittee will hold a hearing on how our tax code subsidizes hate –
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Bill Pascrell, Jr. Sep 13
Translation: After recklessly blowing up the debt with a $1.5 trillion giveaway to the 1% we are going to ransack Social Security and Medicare. Then pass another giveaway to the 1%.
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Rep. Jimmy Panetta Sep 13
Today, the landmark Violence Against Women Act turns 25. has made our communities safer-it's trained law enforcement, strengthened our legal systems, & been a lifeline for survivors. It's past time for the Senate to take up the House-passed reauthorization
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Rep. Jimmy Gomez Sep 12
Why is one of my top priorities? It will help: 🔹Stimulate our economy 🔹Promote healthy child development 🔹Build strong relationships between children & parents. Thanks for sharing your story & inviting me on to talk about my own. Watch ⤵️
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Ways & Means Committee Sep 12
Thank you for coming forward to tell your story, Brandon. Ways & Means is grateful that you’ll be sharing your powerful testimony.
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Ways & Means Committee Sep 12
This fight is far from over – there is still a case in the courts right now that could dismantle the entire . We can’t let up – keep sounding the alarms.
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Ways & Means Committee Sep 12
All Americans deserve clean air and clean water, but those are increasingly threatened due to the president’s relentless attack on our environment. It’s unacceptable.
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Ways & Means Committee Sep 12
: President Trump has been ruthless in his assault on programs like and Social Security – and working Americans are paying a serious price. Check it out:
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Ways & Means Committee Sep 12
There’s been a lot of breaking news this week – but one thing that bears repeating is the rise in uninsured Americans last year. Republicans are coming after our healthcare system, but Dems have always – and will always – fight to expand access to quality coverage.
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Linda T. Sánchez Sep 11
Hey , as one of only a few Members of Congress to give birth while in office, I know just how difficult it can be to take time away from work. have a plan for a national paid leave program. Let me know if you want to talk.
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Rep. Steven Horsford Sep 10
We love you —for your determination and perseverance. We stand with you and every family member who has lost a loved one to senseless gun violence. Enough is enough. Time to pass common sense gun safety legislation now.
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Rep. Gwen Moore Sep 10
The uninsured rates rose in 2018. Disappointing but unsurprising news following Trump & the GOP's continuous attacks on affordable health care, including for those with pre-existing conditions. These are some (but not all) of the Administration’s efforts to sabotage the :
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Rep. Suzan DelBene Sep 10
Great meeting with . Community Health Centers are a vital part of our health care system and increase access to affordable, quality health care for millions of Americans.
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Ways & Means Committee Sep 11
The has been relentless in its attack on programs like , , & the EITC – and it’s having serious consequences for working Americans. But don’t take our word for it. Check out the nonpartisan Census Bureau’s latest report:
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Ways & Means Committee Sep 11
Nearly half a million MORE children went uninsured in 2018 than 2017. One huge reason? The Trump Administration’s relentless efforts to undermine the American healthcare system.
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Ways & Means Committee Sep 11
“About 27.5 million people, or 8.5 percent of the population, lacked health insurance for all of 2018, up from 7.9 percent the year before.”
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