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Senate Democrats

News from leadership staff of Senate Democrats.

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Senate Democrats like @KlobucharOffice , @SenBlumenthal  & @MarkWarner  are keeping up the fight to pass election security legislation that @senatemajldr  Mitch McConnell has buried in his legislative graveyard It is a matter of moral duty, patriotic duty, common sense. We must act.

The gag rule puts 4 million women across the country at risk of losing care. We stand with @PPFA  & providers across the country who are standing up to this administration’s latest attack on a woman’s right to make her own health care decisions.

Public officials can’t continue to simply offer thoughts and prayers while lives are lost and families and communities are destroyed because of legislative inaction. We need action. @senatemajldr  McConnell should call the Senate back to Washington — @SenBobCasey 

“Democrats are fighting to protect your health care by opposing Trump’s junk plans and his dangerous lawsuit. Because to us, there’s nothing political about making sure everybody gets good, affordable health coverage.” —Senator Chris Murphy

If @realDonaldTrump  actually cared about draining the swamp, he’d support our Democracy for All Constitutional Amendment to overturn the disastrous Citizens United decision. Let’s put the power back in the hands of the American people.

“If enacted, the Graham bill would be a setback for children and families seeking asylum for our country's system of providing help to the persecuted.” “If the Statue of Liberty could weep, she would.” — @SenFeinstein 


Early this morning, tried to pass a bill to guarantee military pay and death benefits in the . #TrumpShutdowncan  Leader Mitch McConnell'>Republ #TrumpShutdowncan  Leader Mitch McConnell: I object. WATCH:

"Will there be a hearing on the health care proposal?" Senator asked today in the Finance Cmte. You should watch: #Trumpcare 

2016 Sen. McConnell: There will not be hearings or votes. 2017 Sen. McConnell: Treat our nominees the same as Obama's

Why Did Speaker Ryan delete this tweet? Maybe because the GOP wants you to thank them for $1.50 per week but corporations like AT&T got $3,000,000,000.00. #GOPTaxScam 

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.' refusal to make payments is driving uncertainty in healthcare markets, raising rates. It's the . #TrumpPremiumTax 

If you watch one thing tonight, let it be this — @maziehirono  gives a powerful, impassioned speech. Beyond words.