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do the trump admins heartless anti immigrant policies know no bounds first it was family separation now theyre
Do the Trump Admin’s heartless anti-immigrant policies know no bounds? First, it was family separation. Now, they’re considering mass arrests of immigrant families & children as a “show of force.” Standing w my fellow Senate Judic Dems against this reckless policy.
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the presidents reckless trade war is hurting our economy especially our farmers more from me in the thesouther
The President’s reckless trade war is hurting our economy, especially our farmers. More from me in the @thesouthern:
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josephine emily durbin born may 22 2019 mom baby and dad are doing well grandparents even better
Josephine Emily Durbin
Born May 22, 2019
Mom, baby, and Dad are doing well.
Grandparents even better.
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im glad these communities will finally have the resources necessary to rebuild their lives following devastati
I’m glad these communities will finally have the resources necessary to rebuild their lives following devastating natural disasters.
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reconnected with ltg thomas james commanding general headquartered at rock island arsenal we first met when he
Reconnected with LTG Thomas James, @FirstArmy commanding general, headquartered at Rock Island Arsenal. We first met when he briefed me on the ground in Iraq. A few years later, he ensures that our Army Guard and Reserve are ready for their missions.
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military families whove lost their service member shouldnt have to worry about receiving the benefits their lo
Military families who’ve lost their service member shouldn’t have to worry about receiving the benefits their loved one earned. It is time we #AxeWidowsTax and thank our military families.
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sat down with representatives of to thank them for the support they provide to youth in chicago and discuss th
Sat down with representatives of @MercyHome to thank them for the support they provide to youth in Chicago, and discuss the legislation I’m working on in the Senate to address child trauma.
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the senate must build on the reforms in the traced act by empowering americans to hold these illegal callers a
The Senate must build on the reforms in the TRACED Act by empowering Americans to hold these illegal callers accountable. It’s time to put an end to the nuisance of robocalls and the predatory schemes they perpetuate.
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its a reminder about the importance of clean air and the threat pollution poses to our planet we must continue
It’s #CleanAirMonth, a reminder about the importance of clean air and the threat pollution poses to our planet. We must continue to hold polluters accountable and work hard to ensure that all children, no matter where they live, get to breath clean air and live full lives.
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we should not invade iran amp engage in another war in the middle east and we should not subject americas serv
We should not invade Iran & engage in another war in the Middle East. And we should not subject America’s service members to a reckless war. Congress has the final say in any decision to go to war, we cannot abdicate that responsibility.

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94 of americans 93 of gun owners want background checks on every gun sale retweet if you do too
94% of Americans (93% of gun owners) want background checks on every gun sale. Retweet if you do too.
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breaking senate democrats just tried to get senate republicans to adjourn for a few days and take the time to
BREAKING: Senate Democrats just tried to get Senate Republicans to adjourn for a few days and take the time to actually read their tax bill.

RT if you agree that reading bills before they’re voted on is the least we can do.
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i m gravely concerned that the 14 criminal referrals from special counsel mueller related to the investigation
I'm gravely concerned that the 14 criminal referrals from Special Counsel Mueller related to the investigation are under the supervision & control of AG Barr. He's virtually disqualified himself to be the kind of person we can expect to stand back & make sure justice is served.
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we continue to find more evidence that judge kavanaugh misled me and the judiciary committee under oath im pos
We continue to find more evidence that Judge Kavanaugh misled me and the Judiciary Committee under oath. I’m posting important documents that Senate Republicans didn’t want the American people to see. We deserve transparency about this nominee.
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senate republicans just voted to confirm a circuit court nominee jonathan kobes who was rated not qualified to
Senate Republicans just voted to confirm a circuit court nominee, Jonathan Kobes, who was rated “not qualified” to serve in this position by the non-partisan American Bar Association. Why are Republicans pushing unqualified judges?
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no mr president not many sides there is one side with nazi flags and nazi salutes america is not on that side
No, Mr. President, not "many sides." There is one side with nazi flags and nazi salutes. America is not on that side.
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remember brian benczkowski he represented russias alfa bank and was a top staffer to then senator sessions sen
Remember Brian Benczkowski? He represented Russia’s Alfa Bank and was a top staffer to then-Senator Sessions. Senate Republicans plan to vote next week to confirm him to head the DOJ Criminal Division.
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i cannot believe that in the history of the white house in that oval office any president has ever spoken the
I cannot believe that in the history of the White House, in that Oval Office, any president has ever spoken the words that I personally heard our president speak yesterday. President Trump said things that were hate-filled, vile, and racist. He used those words repeatedly.
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i questioned judge kavanaugh repeatedly on whether he would ask for an impartial fbi investigation into the al
I questioned Judge Kavanaugh, repeatedly, on whether he would ask for an impartial FBI investigation into the allegations against him. He declined.

Repeatedly.
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in the name of the 711 lost children the families that have been deleted by her agency and common decency i m
In the name of the 711 lost children, the families that have been "deleted" by her agency, and common decency, I'm calling on Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, the architect of this humanitarian disaster, to step down.
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