Reps. Cori Bush (D-MO), Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), and other House Democrats and housing advocates spent the night on the steps of the Capitol to protest the House’s inaction on the looming eviction crisis.
When funders provide money that can be spent only on specific projects, nonprofits may struggle to cover these overhead costs, and in turn, staff may suffer (via @iupu )
This bill also includes my Make It in America Act, which will make sure our manufacturers & workers are first in line when it comes to government contracts. It's common sense! American tax dollars should be spent on American-made products.
“I spent years in a tent. That is the most lonely spot in America, you know, I’ll tell ya, the only friend you’ve got is a raccoon and a cricket,"
So I spent some time in April talking with the seven wildly talented members of the world’s biggest band
I’ve known Senator@KamalaHarris for a long time. She is more than prepared for the job. She’s spent her career defending our Constitution and fighting for folks who need a fair shake. This is a good day for our country. Now let’s go win this thing.
Feeling pretty emotional today. 10 years!! Spent the morning watching old interviews and performances. Just wanted to send a massive thank you to ALL of my band mates. What we did together was incredible
Peter Daszak is a British-born American PhD who’s spent a career discovering dangerous viruses in wildlife, especially bats. In 2003, he warned 60 Minutes a pandemic was coming. Two weeks ago, NIH funding for his virology research was killed.
After a lifetime of reaching for the stars, today, Katherine Johnson landed among them. She spent decades as a hidden figure, breaking barriers behind the scenes. But by the end of her life, she had become a hero to millions—including Michelle and me.