Proudly representing California's 27th District in the U.S. House of Representatives. Chair of @CAPAC.
The next 10 years in our country will be determined by the results of the next few months. We must make sure everyone is counted. Over $1 trillion of federal aid is at stake! And you can do it safely from home. Go online to to be counted! #CensusDay
You can't go to school, a restaurant, or church because of coronavirus social distancing, but gun stores are still open. Even during a pandemic, Donald Trump will find a way to value profits for the gun industry over people's lives.
If you want to help us prepare for a future pandemic, there's a simple action you can take today: go to and ! It's not just abo #BeCountedt Congressional seats. We need to know who lives where so we can get aid where it's needed. #Census2020
"If you want water, just drink from a toilet." That's what border patrol told one thirsty woman we met on today's #DemsAtTheBorder trip. These are the same CBP personnel who threatened to throw burritos at members of Congress. Changes must be made. #DontLookAway
I'm noticing that it's mostly white men who are so quick to tell us that "Chinese virus" isn't a racist term. Maybe because they're not on the receiving end of the violence and prejudice it incites.
"Obamacare has been repealed...I told people specifically to be quiet...I didn't want them to talk about it." - President Trump, bragging that he tried to hide an Obamacare repeal in the #GOPTaxScam . Cruel. Cowardly. Trump.
After much thought, I have decided to #StandWithJohnLewis and not attend the inauguration.
Another woman detained by CBP has epilepsy but cannot even get the medication she needs. The humanitarian crisis is the one our government is creating. #DemsAtTheBorder
Immigrants: Donald Trump is cruelly targeting families. But it's important to know we're a country of laws & YOU HAVE RIGHTS! Below, I'll detail some of them. Please share so our neighbors and friends know how to protect themselves. 1/