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I agree with my friend @keithellison: the DNC chair should not be involved in primaries like this. We have a party… https://t.co/xFGi7YuYazAlso, thank you Cory for standing up to special interests & working on our #FarmBill amendment that requires transp… https://t.co/cvs93oC1WgGreat meeting with @CoryBooker on some of our shared passions: agriculture reform, marijuana reform, and animal pro… https://t.co/hQ5p0LC0Rl
5/24
2018
I've never met a person who thinks it's a good idea for state-legal marijuana businesses to be forced to operate on… https://t.co/7HAOTtrq7J
5/23
2018
This is disturbing. Everyone should read. Thank you @USRepKCastor for your leadership in helping us shine a light o… https://t.co/qYEKnTL3w0ALERT: Trump administration is lifting ban on cruel hunting practices. Raise your voices NOW: … https://t.co/IXHszbWDkPOutrageous & unacceptable to the vast majority of Americans. We must all speak out to stop this. Make your voice he… https://t.co/Cp4Y46zgUa
5/22
2018
Right now, there’s only one path to reducing gun violence: elect a Congress that will act. This should be a question on every voter's mind.
5/19
2018
While the House was voting on the GOP #FarmBill, the GAO released a new report detailing farm subsidy abuse. Is thi… https://t.co/D9G6S1f2O4Another Trump attack on women's health. Forcing doctors to withhold critical health information from women is dange… https://t.co/6TDhQCxKILI have an alternative #FarmBill that works for everyone, not just wealthy corporate interests. #FoodAndFarmAct… https://t.co/Ji2OLuBeL8We need to make this temporary victory in our fight for food PERMANENT by preventing House GOP leadership from jamm… https://t.co/PAvBiCpaWgThe carnage will never end unless we act. To my colleagues in Congress who continue to remain silent & refuse to su… https://t.co/KDoL2M1jtTEvery day is bike to work day for me in Washington DC https://t.co/gY91pHuKqr
5/18
2018
This is a major, major development because it circumvents the seemingly insurmountable roadblock that House Rules C… https://t.co/mwh8WZIJSN
Retweeted by Earl BlumenauerFor the first time ever our Rohrabacher-Blumenauer language passed by voice in Committee. MMJ protections alone are… https://t.co/X520wbWGpN
5/17
2018
House GOP is trying to ram through their #FarmBill that prioritizes wealthy corporate interests, cuts critical SNAP… https://t.co/kCNp7n4yS1YES!! Now, House Republican leadership must take action & give us a vote to protect internet freedom.… https://t.co/GawN68cMYU
5/16
2018
Good news, but way past due. I've been making this point for years as part of our work on reform, including last Fr… https://t.co/2GYbsmQjX2Trump continues to reject fundamental facts about the Iran nuclear agreement. We did not ​"​withdraw.​"​ Instead ​T… https://t.co/9HG7ethmc8More evidence of the cruel racial injustice of the failed prohibition of marijuana. Congress can & should act by pa… https://t.co/yhQNlcJId8
5/15
2018
Trump's FCC is threatening a free & open internet. We are fighting back with legislation that would… https://t.co/wmQVdtPTts#twinning https://t.co/mgBWLwdHGg
5/9
2018
Trump is putting Iran back on the path toward a nuclear bomb. U.S. leadership will be diminished & our ability to n… https://t.co/7SpOGurtmw
5/8
2018
Inspiring visit with @REAP_Inc students at my alma mater, Centennial High School. From healthier school lunches to… https://t.co/I89gqCxOu1There is much to be proud of in East Multnomah County—where I grew up—like the Rockwood @BGCPortland where I kicked… https://t.co/MHCqOdR2yi
5/4
2018
I hope that Speaker Ryan and GOP leadership have the wisdom & grace to accept Father Conroy's decision to stay, giv… https://t.co/pPd625zsszClimate disruption is one of the greatest challenges of our time. This crisis demands action. Oregon solar professi… https://t.co/rkpkloaAA9
5/3
2018
Public lands are national treasures & belong to ALL Americans. Yet they are under attack by the Trump administratio… https://t.co/pVkCnyDMyhThis debate was from 2015. We were right then, and we are right now. The opioid epidemic has only gotten worse. It’… https://t.co/JN60kTkElp
5/2
2018
#ItsABeautifulDay to celebrate the legacy of #MisterRogers and the important role public media continues to play in… https://t.co/kPMYb3yIhpGreat to tour the innovative @thepixieproject today. They are connecting animals in need with families across the P… https://t.co/AblES9DtA1
5/1
2018
Amazing !!!! Portland’s Grant High School wins national constitution contest and Lincoln finishes 3rd. Dominating..… https://t.co/0Esv3rNnrYThe GOP #FarmBill is an attack on family farmers, health, the environment & those in need. Productive conversation… https://t.co/u1TzMyDGQ8
4/30
2018
It's outrageous we have to fight every year to keep the Special Immigrant Visa program alive. An amazing display of… https://t.co/mjUW0auFFdNow is the time to stop the King Amendment. Everyone who cares about health, the environment, & the treatment of an… https://t.co/9CTE9YIXHrCleverly named, but insidiously drafted, the so-called "Right to Farm" state ballot initiative in Oklahoma was simi… https://t.co/Np4vrbxNX9.@Harvard_Law explains just how bad the King Amendment is: https://t.co/AfONyj1QU1The King Amendment would have devastating consequences. Examples: Overturn state bans on baby food containing BPA.… https://t.co/EkA2uhMtI3EVERYONE should be paying attention: the GOP #FarmBill approved by House Ag Committee includes the King Amendment,… https://t.co/9gqptEp2RSScott Pruitt is unfit to lead the EPA. It's time to #BootPruitt.Scott Pruitt has failed to protect the environment, gutting standards for carbon pollution, pesticides, and toxic c… https://t.co/ssW748T4TsScott Pruitt has failed to protect your health, undermining protections for clean drinking water. #BootPruittScott Pruitt has abused taxpayer $$ and given us new definitions for the words crony & corruption. #BootPruittScott Pruitt has to go. #BootPruitt
4/26
2018
$100 a month may not seem like much to somebody who spent $30,000 on a new table for his office, but for those stru… https://t.co/733LRVu5FgArizona overperformance is another powerful indicator: a blue wave is coming. https://t.co/LOGj1U2e34Thank you President Macron for reaffirming the importance of diplomacy, science & climate action—& the fact that th… https://t.co/4OGoXXfivM
4/25
2018
One of the best articles I've seen about this special moment. The pieces are coming together. https://t.co/oYvTdAxP0X
4/24
2018
@BedachtKarolina @SenRonWyden @SenJeffMerkley My team said it was working now: https://t.co/8znK325mzk
4/23
2018
This #EarthDay, Congress should recommit to doing more to strengthen environmental protections & resist assaults th… https://t.co/7l7gCq1jEm
4/22
2018
She may be the only one there but She has millions of people with her. https://t.co/E0hHkadeTT
Retweeted by Earl Blumenauer
4/21
2018
We can't let prohibition and Jeff Sessions win. The 2018 election is our moment. Join the movement. #420day https://t.co/4IGuJMW99NWe are excited to have you join this important movement. Your support is very meaningful to those of us fighting th… https://t.co/EFLo7IdbQy @enmeshedinweeds Yes! Big part of why I have been fighting so hard on this.This 4/20, my thoughts on the state of cannabis reform in America, and where this growing movement is going next: https://t.co/UR8C4fmWH7
4/20
2018
John Lewis honored by Liberty Hill with their Upton Sinclair Award....well deserved!!!! https://t.co/wAWFm6ZtK3Schumer's announcement, Boehner joining a cannabis company & Trump re-stating support for state-legal marijuana are… https://t.co/wjdjLqizyYIn the year since Sen. Wyden & I introduced comprehensive marijuana reform legislation, it’s exciting to see moment… https://t.co/RJT7xOGmCt
4/19
2018
We need to #FixTheFarmBill. More on my #FoodAndFarmAct here: https://t.co/cjQEBg25GLPeople want good food that is healthy, local, and sustainable. Congress has an opportunity to catch up and help tho… https://t.co/llJw97MFuSMy #FoodAndFarmAct: expands access to healthy food and brings rural and urban communities together. #FixTheFarmBillGOP #FarmBill: slashes nutrition assistance for those who need it most.My #FoodAndFarmAct: invests in farmers markets and other local food programs, and helps beginning and socially disa… https://t.co/ZUcSDkSfqrFarmers markets are a great way to meet local farmers, learn more about where your food is coming from & of course,… https://t.co/xReAtN56dCMy #FoodAndFarmAct: expands permanent funding for programs that help beginning and socially disadvantaged farmers g… https://t.co/Zmimh51bdJGOP #FarmBill: does little to invest in beginning and socially disadvantaged farmers.My #FoodAndFarmAct: doubles investments in conservation and reforms these programs to actually focus on the best pr… https://t.co/verzqiKRRlGOP #FarmBill: cuts conservation funding by $1 billion and gets rid of the Conservation Stewardship Program–one of… https://t.co/dIVcNy4SJlMy #FoodAndFarmAct: gets rid of excessive commodity programs, limits payments to rich farmers, & makes crop insuran… https://t.co/Vs48cXJhCrGOP #FarmBill: doubles down on paying too much to the wrong people to grow the wrong food in the wrong places. It’s… https://t.co/nAZBHZ9lREFlying under the radar on Capitol Hill: the House Ag Committee is considering the #FarmBill – a massive piece of le… https://t.co/Q75BsTkHgL
4/18
2018
#TaxDay is an unfortunate reminder of GOP's misplaced priorities: special interests & big corporations over hardwor… https://t.co/3orAGZ5ydqWho is paying the price for #GOPTaxScam? YOU. Medicare, Social Security & Medicaid are now on Paul Ryan's chopping block. #TaxDayTo no one's surprise: massive tax cuts DO NOT pay for themselves. GOP is putting more $$ in the pockets of those wh… https://t.co/5EzGCSTmLmIn the aftermath of #GOPTaxScam, we're witnessing how bad it really is: massive tax breaks for the wealthiest Ameri… https://t.co/jvkhTNlOkR
4/17
2018
Pre-match meeting with Timber Joey and my grandsons. #RCTID https://t.co/B16HK8ZV6p
4/14
2018
We need a long term strategy in Syria, not just military strikes. Congress should have been consulted. It’s the nex… https://t.co/gJOMZD6xCUWe can’t take anything for granted. Trump changes with the wind & GOP leadership is still in our way. We need to pr… https://t.co/o46L0OPk4l
4/13
2018

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