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Nine years since Citizens United, the amount of money in politics hasn't changed dramatically. But who funds politics has: "a handful of donors who make multimillion dollar contributions." The result: disastrous laws like Trump's tax giveaway to the rich. https://t.co/aX8TZdZpKB
“The Trump administration likely separated thousands more children from their parents at the Southern border than was previously believed.” This is an outrage! We need hearings, answers, and solutions immediately. https://t.co/AJI0NBGQn9
Thank you, Mary Oliver, for giving so many of us words to live by. "Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?"
If the government shutdown lasts beyond tomorrow, domestic violence shelters that rely on federal funding will be forced to begin shutting their doors and closing down hotlines. In so many ways, lives are on the line. https://t.co/h7rySZMm83
Yesterday, the New York state legislature voted to pass new bills allowing early voting, pre-registration for 16- and 17-year-olds, and consolidated state and federal primaries. They're great first steps to fixing our democracy. Congratulations to all, and let's keep going!