In 2018, over 22,000 New Yorkers languished in jail each night - mostly b/c they couldn't afford bail. In 2020, new bail & discovery laws will protect thousands of NYers & their families. Join us TODAY at the NYC City Hall steps to celebrate freedom! #FreedomWins #HumanRightsDay
This outcome betrays the solemn responsibility we have as lawmakers to protect our military families and all residents of this country. My full statement:
In 2018, over 22,000 New Yorkers languished in jail each night — mostly because they couldn't afford bail. On January 1, pretrial reform will protect thousands of NYers & their families. Join us on 12/10 (3pm) at the NYC City Hall steps to celebrate this victory! #FreedomWins
....the captured ISIS fighters and families. The U.S. has done far more than anyone could have ever expected, including the capture of 100% of the ISIS Caliphate. It is time now for others in the region, some of great wealth, to protect their own territory. THE USA IS GREAT!
Trump’s failed policies have exacerbated the situation at the border, where children endure inhumane conditions on a daily basis. This week, the House will advance legislation to protect families & fund effective, humane alternatives to detention.
We will continue to hold Maduro, his cronies, and their families accountable for corruption and plundering Venezuela’s resources. You have a choice: take concrete steps to promote democracy, protect civilians and allow in humanitarian aid; or face sanctions and isolation.
Journalists tell the stories of our communities, protect democracy, & often put their lives on the line just to do their jobs. Today’s attack in Annapolis is devastating. Our hearts go out to all the victims & their families.
I’m horrified and heartbroken to hear of yet another school shooting - this one close to home at Sal Castro Middle School in Los Angeles. Thinking of the victims and their families. I’m determined as ever to fight for gun safety legislation to protect our schools and communities.