Mom to Theo, Henry and dog Maple. Wife to Jonathan. U.S. Senator from NY and candidate for president. Not “very polite.”
Every child deserves a loving home. But right now, thousands of children are waiting in foster care because of agencies that discriminate against LGBTQ+ families. It's time to pass the Every Child Deserves a Family Act and put an end to this discrimination once and for all.
Whether you've got a newborn, an elderly parent who needs help, or a seriously ill loved one — care is essential. And you shouldn't have to risk your job and paycheck to care for a loved one or to care for yourself. It's time to guarantee paid leave for every worker in America.
A nationwide high-speed rail network would advance equity, create millions of good jobs, and dramatically reduce our carbon footprint. Proud to join @Ocasio20 @sethmoulton18 and to call on Congress to fund high-speed rail in our upcoming infrastructure package.
Just early voted with my mom and Jonnie in Albany. With voting rights under attack, we should be protecting this sacred right and making it easier to vote—not harder. Let's pass the #ForThePeopleAct
I will not meet with Judge Amy Coney Barrett. This nomination process is illegitimate. I refuse to participate in the further degradation of our democracy and our judiciary.
I’m proud to endorse @JoeBiden today. Our country needs a president who will provide steady, honest leadership, and I believe Joe has the right experience, empathy, and character to lead. I’m excited to help him defeat Donald Trump in November.
Today in Youngstown, OH, a woman asked: "This is an area that, across all demographics, has been depressed because of the loss of industry and the opioid crisis. What do you have to say to people in this area about so-called white privilege?" Here's what I answered: