Tammy Duckworth

Tammy Duckworth


Official Twitter account for U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth. For more information, visit

769340 followers  •  7415 follow  •    •   http://duckworth.senate.gov

From our struggles to our triumphs and everything in between, the Asian American story is part of our nation’s story—and I'm proud to join the @WhiteHouse  today to celebrate every one of us this #APAHM .

tweet picture

Absolutely heartbroken thinking of the victims, their loved ones and the entire Buffalo community as our nation struggles to understand this racially-motivated domestic terrorism attack. We must do more to end this kind of senseless violence and prove that hate has no place here.

Erika Moritsugu has long been an AANHPI leader and now she's working in the White House as a voice for the community, too. As a Deputy Assistant to @POTUS  and AAPI Senior Liaison, she's helping us build on and expand efforts to protect and empower AANHPIs. #APAHM 

tweet picture

NEWS: My bipartisan legislation to end the sale of deadly padded crib bumpers is now law. Thank you @senrobportman , @SenBlumenthal  and @SenSherrodBrown  for your leadership so we could help new parents and prevent needless infant deaths across the nation.

My war wounds are obvious, but many of our troops come home with invisible wounds that are no less deserving of high quality care than mine are. This Mental Health Month; see how you can access free resources below.

For Veterans in crisis, you can: —Call 1-800-273-8255 and press 1 —Visit DJURcn6Y2e —Text 838255

If you’re a combat Veteran, you can take your DD214 to any local Vet Center to talk to a counselor about how you’re feeling, even if you aren’t enrolled in the VA. Check eligibility and locations by visiting:

This International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, we're seeing hundreds of hateful anti-LGBTQ+ bills sweep across the nation in an attempt to intimidate kids. It must stop. To every student and child: no matter who you are or who you love, I am with you.

Today marks the 68th anniversary of the Supreme Court's unanimous Brown v. Board decision to dismantle racial segregation in schools. It's one of the most important precedents in our legal system—and should always be treated as such.

Loading
Loading

70% of Americans believe Roe v. Wade should remain the law of the land. Retweet if you're one of them.

Does @TuckerCarlson  want to walk a mile in my legs and then tell me whether or not I love America?

Retweet if you believe Election Day should be a federal holiday.

Retweet if you'd like to see the Senate advance the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act forward today.

Flowers and cards are wonderful—but this Mother’s Day, every mom deserves a Senator that is prepared to codify their right to choose into law.

Reminder: not a single Republican voted for the American Rescue Plan that helped deliver record job growth and a 3.9% unemployment rate.

Loading
Loading