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Here is the simple truth. Donald Trump, like his friends in Russia, Saudi Arabia and North Korea, is an authoritarian leader who does not believe in democracy. The election officials in FL, GA and AZ must ignore the rantings of this president and COUNT EVERY VOTE.
As difficult as it may seem today, we must never lose hope that human beings, and their nations, can resolve international conflicts without bloodshed. We must never cease striving for a world of peace.
Today, Veterans Day, we honor the enormous sacrifice and bravery of the men and women who put their lives on the line to defend our country.
Never forget that change comes when the people demand it — in the voting booth, in the workplace, and on the streets in peaceful demonstrations. We must remind ourselves of what’s been achieved in the past, and resolve to do equally great things in the future.
The current federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour is a starvation wage and must be raised. The minimum wage must become a living wage. One job should be enough to live with dignity and security.
Getting big money out of politics is vital, but much more needs to be done to restore our democracy. Notably, we must ensure that all Americans are guaranteed an effective right to vote. Campaign finance reform must be accompanied by efforts to strengthen voting rights.
Our vision for American democracy should be a nation in which all people, regardless of their income, can participate in the political process, and can run for office and be in office without begging for contributions from the wealthy and the powerful.
No surprise. Law enforcement says Rick Scott’s allegation of voter fraud was not based in reality. He, and Trump, are just trying to undermine the results if he loses. Count every vote. https://t.co/GMeTtEVBaK
The election in Georgia is not only about who becomes Governor. It is about protecting the basic tenets of American democracy. @staceyabrams has run a brilliant and inspiring campaign, overcoming enormous obstacles. Now, GA officials must count every vote. https://t.co/jgrfgIGV0z
American workers need a pay raise. My $15 an hour minimum wage legislation would increase wages for more than 41 million low-wage workers, almost 30 percent of the U.S. workforce. We need an economy that works for all, not just the few. Let's do it.
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