U.S. Senator from Connecticut.
He acts like the rest of us don’t now have access the intelligence. We do. I read it. It’s not a hoax. It’s very real. And his cowardice and bizarre fealty to Russia is putting our troops in danger.
Students with disabilities have struggled during distance learning and they are going to need help to get back on track in the fall. Today, I intro'd legislation to make sure schools have the funding they need to support students with disabilities when school returns.
The military shouldn't be policing peaceful protests. Period. But if they do, they should identify themselves - something they refused to do at the DC protests. FYI I offered an amendment to require this on the pending defense bill, but Republicans are blocking it. Why?
There needs to be a full investigation into Guillen's death. But we must also ensure servicemembers who report assault & harassment have their claims taken seriously. That's why I support @SenGillibrand 's efforts to reform the military justice system & hold abusers accountable.
It's worth asking why we spend $600 billion a year on the military if we can't get more than 5000 troops and 50 helicopters to Puerto Rico.
Trump said yesterday no one cares about his tax returns. @RonWyden & I have a bill requiring their release. Retweet this if you agree w us.
97% of Americans believe that you should have to pass a background check before you buy a gun. RT if you're one of them.
We cannot tolerate an American secret police. I will be introducing legislation to require uniformed federal officers performing any domestic security duties to clearly identify what military branch or agency they represent.
19 out of 20 murderers have no mental illness diagnosis. 4 out of 5 mass shooters have no mental illness diagnosis, and half showed no signs on a prior, undiagnosed illness. Framing this as just a mental illness problem is a gun industry trope. Period. Stop.