Progressive Democrat representing the #EastBay. Promoting justice for all, peace, & human rights. @ProChoiceCaucus Co-Chair. Proud member of the #resistance.
Trump's racist policy slams the door in the face of refugees, and is an affront to our values as a nation. #RefugeesWelcome
These brave young leaders of color are paving the way on #ClimateChange . We must keep working to stop climate change, and undo the harmful disparities on communities of color.
HYDE DISPROPORTIONATELY AFFECTS PEOPLE OF COLOR. No one should be denied abortion care because of their income. Abortion care is health care and health care is a human right. It's time to #BeBoldEndHyde !
Not only is Trump's ineffective border wall a racist and xenophobic waste of taxpayer funds, it's also harming our environment. We must keep fighting to protect our environment and ensure humane treatment of families seeking a new life. #NoWall
. just passed a bill that will strip nutrition assistance from millions and take school lunches away from hundreds of thousands of school kids. Because after giving trillions in tax breaks for billionaires, has decided it’s too expensive to feed hungry kids.
#PhilandoCastile was shot in cold blood. The world watched it LIVE. What will it take for the justice system to value Black lives?
Ryan stripped my 01 AUMF repeal amdt from DOD Approps in the dead of night. This is underhanded & undemocratic. The people deserve a debate!
50 years ago, Americans walked on the Moon for the first time. This wouldn't have been possible without the work of Katherine Johnson, Dr. Christine Darden, Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and hundreds of other @NASA women. #HiddenFigures #Apollo50th #Apollo11