“You don’t build a house until you have the blueprints. You don’t build a democracy without ensuring the right to vote.” #FreedomToVoteAct
Latinas make an average of just 57 cents to the average white man’s dollar. This disparity harms Latinas and their families - and on this #LatinaEqualPayDay, we must recommit to ending pay discrimination.
.@usedgov’s overhaul of the #PSLF program has already filled inboxes with good news – and its changes could benefit a public servant you know too. This thread helps to break down the changes ahead.
#ICYMI: This past week, ED announced an overhaul of the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program: https://go.usa.gov/xMGXw
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The #PSLF program is finally getting back on track to help relieve public servants of student loan debt! After years of mismanagement, I am pleased that the changes I've advocated for are reaching public servants and making a difference in their lives.
The Equal Rights Amendment is necessary to achieve real equality for women and eliminate sex-based discrimination in this country. Tune in as @OversightDems hold a hearing marking 50 years since House passage and the need for #ERANow.
It is nothing short of tragic that at this moment of great peril for our democracy, Senate Republicans would stand against the commonsense measures in the #FreedomToVoteAct. This legislation is so desperately needed to repair the torn fabric of our nation.
Voters should choose who represents them—not the other way around. Partisan gerrymandering gives power to the privileged, but we can take it back by passing the #FreedomToVoteAct and making sure every American can cast a meaningful ballot.
“This is about the future of our democracy. I think it’s the most important thing we can do this Congress.”
—@SenatorWarnock explains why the Senate must move forward with the Freedom to Vote Act
The Senate is voting to consider the #FreedomToVote Act. I am a proud supporter of this legislation and the effort to ensure that every American has a voice and a vote in our democracy.