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Husband and father. Proudly serving as the 43rd governor of Illinois. I'm #AllInIllinois!

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Thank you to the Joint Black Caucus for inviting me to your West Side Day of Action today. Justice we shall pursu… https://t.co/vk0BTJK57dWe need justice in this state. There is no justice without police accountability, without criminal justice reform… https://t.co/z5oXgUhj9Z
6/5
2020
Todos los sitios del estado ahora ofrecen a cualquiera una prueba gratis de #covid19, a pesar de los síntomas. No s… https://t.co/wk7X0aJVupAll state-run sites are now offering anyone a free #covid19 test, regardless of symptoms. No appointment, doctor re… https://t.co/gesAi6ACv8From the school board to the state senate to the county, Larry Walsh dedicated his life to bettering his community.… https://t.co/X2zYUJrYSH
6/4
2020
I want to thank Gen. Neely and the hardworking members of @IL_Natl_Guard for standing up our 11 community based tes… https://t.co/NlWO9n7BxFOur newly-relocated south suburban state testing site is now up and running in South Holland. Visit @South_Suburbanhttps://t.co/tiwwKzx3HJI spent my morning lending a hand at the Thornton Township Food Pantry with @ThorntonTwp Supervisor Zuccarelli and… https://t.co/knglRJz3qANow more than ever, our most vulnerable residents must have safe access to fresh food. Starting today, 1.8 million… https://t.co/leUPvN5qZC
Retweeted by Governor JB Pritzker
6/3
2020
Today, I signed HB 2682 into law, a bipartisan piece of legislation allowing the sale of cocktails for pickup and d… https://t.co/ofItsxoTuvActivism is critical – and it will take activism plus action to build ourselves into the state, into the nation, th… https://t.co/79UTv4bv1JReal change, structural change, comes from protest paired with policy. That means: Police reform, w/ genuine inves… https://t.co/Hgv8ZJhFx9We must allow people room to process the grief and to heal – so that we can all sustain their resolve for change.… https://t.co/HE8nX5q5hxI do not pretend to know the pain that’s experienced by Black America. As we look for a way forward and to reform… https://t.co/ZROU0ZRR2tTune in now as I join @ToniPreckwinkle and faith and community leaders https://t.co/jIQyW0BFL0
6/2
2020
We cannot allow those who have taken advantage of this moment to loot and smash to also steal the voices of those e… https://t.co/Z06EtCwToo06/01/2020 - Governor Pritzker Media Availability https://t.co/BirScjDZndAs we live through exceedingly difficult times, we must recognize our shared humanity, unite against all forms of h… https://t.co/bwv2r9h0tXWe must end the attacks of hate against non-cisgender people, particularly trans women of color. We must end the d… https://t.co/SIVoKgGYYaWe begin Pride Month at a moment of reckoning for our nation. Progress for LGBTQ people was forged over decades, of… https://t.co/ILzFYlw8kA
6/1
2020
It’s hard to find the right words to say today. The truth is - words alone don’t cut it anymore. But it’s my job… https://t.co/TtjUOPAMG8Governor Pritzker Activates Illinois National Guard at Request of City of Chicago https://t.co/qRQejLWzqtAt the request of @chicagosmayor Lori Lightfoot, I am activating the Illinois National Guard to support the City of… https://t.co/MLGUCIB2bb
5/31
2020
I cannot imagine the rage and the fear that must be felt by a Black American watching what happened to George Floyd. https://t.co/LtiUoVNOb7Overwhelmed by the love and positive shoutouts about our #AllInIllinois awareness campaign. Elbow bumps to my dynam… https://t.co/9qX1o2uwi5
Retweeted by Governor JB Pritzker
5/30
2020
Thank you to the #SpritzerswithPritzker community and all Illinoisans who have tuned in over the past few months. A… https://t.co/svdbx3BpVoAs we take our next step forward, and especially as we begin to safely reopen meaningful swaths of our economy, we… https://t.co/2D0Psf0WbuBecause of your commitment to being #AllInIllinois: Illinois averages nearly 250 fewer covid patients in intensiv… https://t.co/sza81w0V3PWe moved quickly in March, and over many weeks, we flattened the curve and prevented unimaginable suffering. Not… https://t.co/MrLFUzX0inThe journey to this point has seemed very long – and unfortunately, the journey is far from over. While the virus… https://t.co/ew4bdJ52ueIn addition to extending the necessary legal mechanisms, like our disaster proclamation, I'm also extending our ban… https://t.co/Se1rESfuvxUnder the Community Recovery Order, we are still limiting gatherings to 10 or fewer people for all groups as well a… https://t.co/KdQq1Gu7Y1Because you have succeeded in moving beyond staying home as our primary goal, Illinois’ stay at home order is comin… https://t.co/8t9H2dPvvWIllinois, we made it to Phase 3, but we can't take our eye off the ball. We need to keep up doing what brought us… https://t.co/p2wh1XdZ6q5/29: COVID-19 Daily Briefing https://t.co/42NcuRzGGTEvery day, I am humbled to work with Dr. Ezike in our mission to keep Illinoisans safe from this vicious virus. He… https://t.co/jJos1chQ7xComo las cosas vuelven a abrirse, es importante que sigamos siendo cuidadosos como usar cubiertas para la cara, lav… https://t.co/zONQFjnbe4El próximo calendario de métricas reiniciará mañana y se ejecutará con los mismo 28 días, regiones que cumplan las… https://t.co/DHC6zUNA5EA partir de mañana, todas las áreas del estado son elegibles para reabrir de acuerdo con la Fase 3 de Restore Illin… https://t.co/txyCFjEJjy✔️ 3. Capacidad disponible, de al menos 14 por ciento, de camas de UCI, camas médicas y quirúrgicas, y ventiladores✔️ 2. Sin aumento general, por lo que se estabila o dismenuen, los ingresos hospitalarios por enfermedad similar a COVID-19 durante 28 días✔️ 1. A una tasa de positividad del 20 por ciento o menos y que no aumente más de 10 puntos porcentuales durante un… https://t.co/tivhXlSqV8Es oficial: cada una de nuestras cuatro regiones de salud de Restore Illinois ha alcanzado nuestros puntos de salud… https://t.co/gZF42ZaEcU
5/29
2020
Thanks again for joining me @StateRepWEST — and congratulations to you and your wife on expecting your first child..@StateRepWEST: How is the state ensuring that communities of color are represented in contact tracing jobs?… https://t.co/tYTpc95Lzk.@StateRepWEST: How are schools going to be different and what can we do to ensure our kids are still in a position… https://t.co/hbre7iNthg.@StateRepWEST: As we move forward with the budget, how vital to you is prioritized funding to @ILHumanServices?… https://t.co/xXf8JBmr6AMore @GovPritzker: Here are some tips to be in a better position to receive funding from the state: ➡️ Get GATA ce… https://t.co/QAAWiQKCcT.@StateRepWEST: How can black businesses put themselves in the best position to receive grant funds? @GovPritzker:… https://t.co/w5l4yUAjeVMore @GovPritzker: @IllinoisDCEO has $20 million in funds available for grants of up to $25,000. Email ceo.ocd@illi… https://t.co/zGuH7IA9nx.@StateRepWEST: Municipalities are suffering from the pandemic. How can we help local communities? @GovPritzker: I… https://t.co/4pXSMCosdV.@GovPritzker: How are you staying connected with your family during COVID-19? @StateRepWEST: I'm thankful for tec… https://t.co/B7pulu9mpE.@GovPritzker: Tomorrow is the first day of Phase 3. What will that look like in Rockford? @StateRepWEST: A lot of… https://t.co/mDnNJ9QXBX.@GovPritzker: What organizations that you represent have prioritized supporting their neighbors during this challe… https://t.co/GJfGJahiaG.@GovPritzker: You just wrapped up spring session. How did you all work together while social distancing?… https://t.co/5NEiD9uW8bTune in now for my conversation with @StateRepWEST, who represents Illinois’ 67th House District:… https://t.co/nBmw7GUYCBAs things open back up, it’s so important that we remain careful about continuing to wear face coverings, washing h… https://t.co/3oetMrQpYfOur next health metrics calendar will restart tomorrow & run for the same 28-day period — meaning that regions meet… https://t.co/E8ovlCUcl2Starting tomorrow, all areas of the state are eligible to reopen in accordance with Restore Illinois Phase 3 — incl… https://t.co/Uu92goiUqI✔️ 3. Available surge capacity of at least 14 percent of ICU beds, medical and surgical beds, and ventilators https://t.co/BsLHVe1x5D✔️ 2. No overall increase — so stability or a decrease — in hospital admissions for COVID-19-like illness for 28 da… https://t.co/7VXfXpIma8✔️ 1. At or under a 20 percent positivity rate and increasing no more than 10 percentage points over a 14-day period https://t.co/oDfRXJhx2tIt's official: Each of our four Restore Illinois health regions has hit our @IDPH health benchmarks for advancing i… https://t.co/LwZ7Guu0LH5/28: COVID-19 Daily Briefing https://t.co/D2LsPTokl1We're all affected by covid-19 in one way or another. But for black & brown communities, the virus is spreading fas… https://t.co/HpF0BuC9u1Today on #JBonFB, I'm talking to @StateRepWEST about the legislative session, the issues that matter in his Rockfor… https://t.co/VT0CQy9xCJI want to thank everyone at St. Vincent de Paul of East St. Louis for going the extra mile during a global pandemic… https://t.co/wVyVfzR6dj
5/28
2020
This moment must become a call to action for Illinoisans – for Americans – to see the humanity in every person no m… https://t.co/5CKhE4eX9II am especially saddened that – amidst all the other challenges that we are all facing right now – people of color… https://t.co/zHUvD7ZcfhThis investigation requires all possible accountability and transparency to deliver the closest thing to justice he… https://t.co/WXnUs5lnp1People deserve to breathe. They deserve to live. George Floyd’s family should not have woken up today in a world without him in it.We must actually do something to change that reality – to make it so men like George Floyd are not killed on a stre… https://t.co/60blUnTMHIBeing Black in America cannot be a death sentence. But it is. In some ways, it is. And it's dangerous to pretend otherwise.As a white elected official, I feel a special responsibility to speak out today and own the obligation that I have… https://t.co/hc61qX77wKEvents that echo what we have seen happen to too many people, too many times, in too many places – and yet we, as a… https://t.co/J7QM2z9ItDI feel compelled to use this platform to address what happened to George Floyd in Minneapolis – and to Breonna Tayl… https://t.co/JcjHXK4foNIf you're interested in being hired as a contact tracer or an organization looking to offer your support in our eff… https://t.co/BoUkYKl4vTIn this work, I’m proud to announce that @IDPH and @stclairhealth will be joined by the East Side Health District i… https://t.co/WeCFh9rdy8For those tuning in from other parts of the state, East St. Louis is in St. Clair County – home to one of the pilot… https://t.co/NNYYfjfYzfI gave today's #COVID19 update from the Jackie Joyner Kersee Community Center in East St. Louis. It's one of 46 t… https://t.co/XxP26lStBIWhen an Illinois Democrat and a North Dakota Republican find common ground, it's time to listen up. Please, cover y… https://t.co/HdwYNRctZhThe ongoing collaborations of @ReadyIllinois, @IL_Natl_Guard and @IDPH are a real testament to our state’s ability… https://t.co/wXYk8ZnZFsTo help Morgan, Scott and Pike counties take proactive, preventative measures, I deployed nearly 60 @IL_Natl_Guardhttps://t.co/IqoTmDzxcaThis morning, @ReadyIllinois's Alicia Tate-Nadeau, @IL_Natl_Guard's Richard Neely and I visited Meredosia to see th… https://t.co/gatHCvI2D15/27: COVID-19 Daily Briefing https://t.co/Np0pQZ8LzjOver the weekend, we released our baseline health guidance for the industries eligible to begin their reopening in… https://t.co/3f3s0GQ0ekIllinois is following the rules & putting safety first. Because of that commitment, every region of our state is o… https://t.co/esXwMmNooJI’ve always said that the data will tell us when we can reopen our state. While the president ignores his own gui… https://t.co/oE46qXkaqh
5/27
2020
All of our success thus far, and any we have going forward, is dependent on the actions of each individual and all… https://t.co/nECBXk0eqPSeeing these numbers trend in a good direction, even after we opened things up in Phase 2, demonstrates the importa… https://t.co/3s4SVQUataOur statewide positivity rate, which hit a high of 23% in late April, is now averaging 9.2% for the last 7 days.… https://t.co/YzYd7Ap8lnWe've been watching the trends of our health metrics that show when we can move forward: positivity rate below 20%,… https://t.co/OQ7xUq3izF5/26: COVID-19 Daily Briefing https://t.co/DfZeJSD9hj5/26: COVID-19 Daily Briefing https://t.co/yeO2UCvvceIllinois' Volunteer of the Week, Demetrius Lowery, served his country in the @USArmy and is continuing to serve thr… https://t.co/UmOPeFPHi7
Retweeted by Governor JB Pritzker
5/26
2020
Today we honor the brave members of our armed forces who gave it all for our nation. As we face incredible challeng… https://t.co/HXfiP2jBK3
5/25
2020
These recommendations reflect the questions and ideas brought to us by businesses of every size, background and reg… https://t.co/sCzva03o2BIn order to cover as many unique aspects of industry as possible, we collected input from hundreds of industry part… https://t.co/JVKWYZvwvsMy administration put together guidelines on how to operate with social distancing, regular sanitizing and cleaning… https://t.co/NcKHMrZ3eTWhen our state moves into Phase 3 of our Restore Illinois plan, we will reactivate key segments of our economy and… https://t.co/dT7g6ZBsR0
5/24
2020

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