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These are just some of the real crises confronting America. It’s time to finally demonstrate the leadership worthy of the office you hold. 3/3
There are families who can’t make ends meet because their wages are too low. Citizens are being denied equal access at the ballot box because of voter suppression. We have a justice system that treats you better if you're rich and guilty than if you're poor and innocent. 2/
Whether an immigrant is a Grammy-nominated artist or a line cook, living in a country where a minor traffic violation can trigger a life-altering chain of events underscores the harsh realities of our broken immigration system.

Read our letter about cases like @21savage's below.
This isn’t to say the entire speech was a loss. He was right about deserving credit for having so many women walking the halls of Congress. I’m just not too sure he understands what those women are here to do. #SOTU 7/7
He brandished unemployment rates as if he had anything to do with them and governmental stability as if he didn’t just cause the longest shutdown in the history of this country. 6/
He said he was a defender of health coverage for those with pre-existing conditions, but it was less than two years ago when he pushed to repeal the very law that protects people with those conditions. 5/
He mentioned many anniversaries but failed to mention that it’s the 400th anniversary of our ancestors arriving to this country enslaved. 4/
Within the first few minutes of his speech, the President touted getting families off of food stamps. He stood there just months after pushing an agenda to eliminate SNAP for families across America. 3/
He said we should reject the politics of revenge and embrace cooperation on the same day that he taunted the Senate Minority Leader on Twitter about election results. 2/
Tonight, the President again came to the halls of Congress and ironically attempted to push an agenda of unity. 1/

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Hi, @realDonaldTrump. We’re the CBC. We sent you a letter on January 19, but you never wrote us back. Sad! Letter:
Maya Angelou once said “when you know better, you do better.”

Ralph Northam has had three decades to know better but only now does he acknowledge this racist act.

An apology now isn't enough. He must resign.
The CBC voted today to decline this invitation for a follow-up meeting w/ . Here's why: .
The Senate's 3 black members introduce bill to make lynching a federal crime
CBC Chairman : "'s 'shithole' comments are further proof that his Make America Great Again agenda is really a Make America White Again agenda."
After reviewing his record, we believe that Judge Kavanaugh would be a threat to African Americans’ years-long struggle for equality and justice.

Letter: #StopKavanaugh #WhatsAtStake
.@SenateMajLdr Silencing Coretta Scott King from the grave is disgusting & disgraceful. She was right about #StopSessions. #LetLizSpeak
.: "As Members of the CBC, we cannot overstate for African#WhatsAtStake Americans and communities of color... A careful, in-depth evaluation of 's record...#StopKavanaughuncovers writings that illustrate sparse commitment to equal protection under the law."
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Sessions wants to put more people of color in jail and take away their educational opportunities.
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#WeHaveLostALot b/c of . Watch!
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