Serving the people of Illinois. Majority Whip and Chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee.
White supremacist violence is one of the leading terror threats facing the United States today. As a nation, we must accept that reality and take the necessary steps to address this crisis and stop the spread of this hateful and violent ideology.
We know Americans are feeling the brunt of inflation. This plan is fully paid for by cracking down on Big Pharma & closing tax loopholes exploited by wealthy corporations to avoid paying taxes—and no one earning less than $400,000/year will pay more in taxes becuase of our plan.
94% of Americans (93% of gun owners) want background checks on every gun sale. Retweet if you do too.
I cannot believe that in the history of the White House, in that Oval Office, any president has ever spoken the words that I personally heard our president speak yesterday. President Trump said things that were hate-filled, vile, and racist. He used those words repeatedly.
White supremacists were responsible for every incident of race-based domestic terrorism in the U.S. in 2018. Every single one. But for some reason, the DOJ decided not to share this information with Congress despite my repeated requests. Why? There’s no good explanation.
I want to state this unequivocally: abortion is a constitutionally protected right, and the Court should uphold this constitutionally protected right. RT if you agree.