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House Budget Committee 11h
Americans are still hurting & yet, despite the reality right in front of them, Republicans let critical unemployment protections lapse, causing pain for 30 MILLION Americans & their families. Learn why enhanced UI saves lives, livelihoods, & our economy:
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Ways & Means Committee 10h
Senate Republicans are trying to suggest that emergency UI holds back the economy. That is simply untrue.
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Ways & Means Committee 13h
Last week, we passed the Child Care for Economic Recovery Act because parents will not be able to return to work until they know their children are being cared for.
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Ways & Means Committee 14h
The President and Senate Republicans had nearly 3 months to pass the Heroes Act and sign it into law—instead, they did nothing. Millions of Americans are about to lose their homes because of their .
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Ways & Means Committee 15h
This video is for our Republican colleagues. These are just a few of the millions of people relying on the $600 emergency UI. They’re inches away from losing everything—and they need your support.
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Ways & Means Committee 16h
Black workers disproportionately lack access to robust unemployment systems. Losing the $600 emergency UI could mean losing everything!
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Ways & Means Committee 18h
If the finally voted to extend the $600 emergency UI: 🗳️🐘 🗳️🐘 🗳️ 🐘 🗳️🐘 🗳️🐘 🗳️🐘 🗳️🐘 🗳️🐘
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Ways & Means Committee 19h
Millions of Americans are still unable to return to work. Now is not the time to cut emergency UI.
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Ways & Means Committee 20h
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Read the full statement here:
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Ways & Means Committee 20h
The virus continues to rage, jobless numbers remain horrifically high, and the GOP’s inaction has worsened this crisis for millions of Americans. :
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Ways & Means Committee Aug 6
Keris knows how important a cellphone or an internet connection can be to a person’s health and well-being. For many, it can mean the difference between life and death.
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Ways & Means Committee Aug 6
The recession threatens to hold back decades of hard-fought progress for women in the workplace. Getting this right means investing resources in our struggling workers.
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Ways & Means Committee Aug 6
As a young man, John Lewis faced death to ensure the rights of EVERY American. Now that he’s passed, it’s on us to continue his life’s work and guarantee the right to vote.
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Ways & Means Committee Aug 6
We are living in unprecedented times. needs to extend the $600 emergency UI.
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Ways & Means Committee Aug 6
Join us as we hear experts speak about the importance of telehealth and how we can achieve health equity for rural and underserved communities.
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Ways & Means Committee Aug 6
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The roundtable is about to start. Watch live⤵️
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Ways & Means Committee Aug 6
In less than an hour, we’re going to hold a roundtable discussion with experts on the importance of telehealth to rural and underserved communities. Watch this space for the livestream!
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Rep. Linda Sánchez Aug 5
(THREAD) Darrell, Leroy, Nancy, Yvette, Mary, and so many in are struggling. They were relying on the $600/week unemployment benefits to get by. & let those benefits expire. We have to in the next relief package!
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Ways & Means Committee Aug 5
Oh boy! Look at the time! 12 11 ^ 1 10 | 2 9 ⊙----> Time to extend the $600 UI 8 4 7 5 6
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Ways & Means Committee Aug 5
For those living in rural and underserved communities, the COVID-19 crisis has highlighted the urgent need for accessible telehealth. Join us live as we hear from experts on how the U.S. can achieve health equity for all.
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