U.S. Representative from Maryland's 7th District, dedicated to serving and empowering the people I’m sworn to represent. RT's and Follows are not endorsements.
Today, I joined advocates in Baltimore at a rally honoring all the lives tragically lost to gun violence. I hear the urgent pleas from my constituents who are begging for more than thoughts and prayers. Enough is enough. We must #DoSomething to end gun violence.
Every day, I wake up with one goal: to make sure our children & generations yet unborn will reach their God-given potential—& that the future we are creating is a brighter one for every child. I appreciate all we learned today about the work being done to achieve that goal.
The science is clear. Traumatic experiences can injure the developing brains of children, create life-long impairments to their ability to manage stress and regulate emotions, and significantly increase the likelihood of negative health outcomes and even death.
Music can bring life to life and heal our emotional wounds. Tonight, I had the honor to listen to JeffMajors and the Network of Doves’ Healing Concert for substance and opioid users. I thank him for bringing light and beauty to this crisis.
Mr. President, I go home to my district daily. Each morning, I wake up, and I go and fight for my neighbors. It is my constitutional duty to conduct oversight of the Executive Branch. But, it is my moral duty to fight for my constituents.
I'm begging the American people to pay attention to what is going on. Because if you want to have a democracy intact for your children, and your children's children, and generations yet unborn we've got to guard this moment…this is our watch.
Dr. Ford passed a lie detector test and asked for an FBI investigation. Will Judge Kavanaugh do the same?