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Rep. Mark Pocan
Honored to serve the people of Wisconsin's Second District. Co-Chair, and . Member of
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Rep. Mark Pocan 1h
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If you live in Crawford, Dane, Juneau, La Crosse, Monroe, Richland, Sauk, or Vernon Counties, you can register with FEMA the following ways: • Apply online at • Call the registration phone number at 1-800-621-3362
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Rep. Mark Pocan 1h
Earlier this month, I wrote to , requesting that he grant a Major Disaster Declaration for recent flooding in Wisconsin. I’m glad that the Administration approved this request & has released federal funds to help our communities recover from the storms.
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House Democrats 2h
Republicans in Congress spent the last two years trying to end protections for Americans with pre-existing conditions. If President Trump thinks this dishonest tweet will make us forget that, he couldn't be more wrong.
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Chellie Pingree 4h
My colleagues and I wrote to the CEOs of 5 corps & demanded an explanation for the soaring cost of Rx drugs. All 5 companies benefited from huge GOP tax giveaways & publicly-funded research but continue to make drugs too unaffordable to use. Read our letter to ⬇️
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Lloyd Doggett 4h
NEW: Today, more than 40 lawmakers joined me in urging President Trump to enforce strong sanctions on those responsible for the murder & dismemberment of American resident, journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
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Rep. Mark Pocan 6h
Attention students! The October 22 deadline to apply for a nomination to one of our nation’s service academies is coming up. For more information and to complete your application, visit my site:
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Bob Brady 9h
If the GOP wins Congress, we'll have a sequel to Groundhog Day. Instead of a TV weatherman discovering the meaning of life, a senator from Kentucky will take your health coverage... I would rather see the one about how Democrats are fighting .
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Rep. Mark Pocan Oct 17
Great to tour the new Baraboo City Hall and meet with my friend Mayor Mike Palm. This new building was made possible by USDA Rural Development funding and I'm excited to see how Baraboo will use the space to continue to serve the community.
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Justin Amash Oct 17
I’m also an author—with —of this joint resolution to block arms sales to Saudi Arabia in light of the horrific Yemen war:
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Jan Schakowsky Oct 17
In September, , and I led a similar letter to the CEO of asking why so much of their tax savings went to stock buybacks while so little went to their workers. Read more from about stock buybacks:
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Rep. Mark Pocan Oct 17
. continues to turn her back on students, including public servants who were promised relief from massive debt. I joined more than 150 of my colleagues to call on DeVos to release more info on her Dept's flawed handling of the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program.
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Rep. John Yarmuth Oct 17
. is coming after Medicare & Social Security after their tax cuts for millionaires & big corporations blew a massive hole in our debt & deficits. Democrats are & committed to protecting the benefits Americans work a lifetime to earn.
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Rep. Mark Pocan Oct 16
Republicans in Washington have lost sight of the issues that matter to everyday Americans. The cost of prescription drugs is something that families in Wisconsin and across the country are struggling to keep up with. & I are taking a stand.
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Rep. Barbara Lee Oct 16
The GOP playbook isn’t complicated. Step 1: Explode the deficit with huge tax breaks to billionaires. Step 2: Cut YOUR Social Security & Medicare to pay for the . It’s this simple: are enriching their donors at the expense of your healthcare & retirement.
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Rep. Mark Pocan Oct 16
"The Republican work proposals could cut off food subsidies and health insurance to millions of Americans who can work but are in between jobs, or can’t get enough work hours to qualify for benefits." The 's policies are atrocious. Period.
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Rep. Mark Pocan Oct 16
"At the Trump International Hotel in Washington, which has served as something of an unofficial headquarters for foreign governments in the Trump era, a lobbying firm for Saudi Arabia paid the hotel more than $270,000 between October 2016 and March 2017."
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Rep. Mark Pocan Oct 16
This exploding deficit is the direct result of the . Economists across the country saw this coming, and ignored the facts, and the passed the bill anyway. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
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Rep. Mark Pocan Oct 16
There's nothing on 's public schedule today. Here's what he could do other than watch : • Meet with on response efforts • Work to reunite immigrant children with their families • Pressure the Saudis to come clean on
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Rep. Mark Pocan Oct 16
When Jodi’s son was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes, her family did everything they could to keep up with the rising cost of prescription drugs needed to save his life. are fighting to lower drug costs for families like Jodi’s across the country.
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Rep. Mark Pocan Oct 15
ICYMI – Check out this week’s .
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