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Representing California's 28th Congressional District. Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee (@HouseIntel).

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Joined Twitter 4/7/09


Barr admits he intervened in the sentencing of a man who lied to Congress to cover up for the President. He’s only… https://t.co/KksrYGaMOP
2/14
2020
Trump abused his power to coerce Ukraine into announcing investigations for his personal benefit by freezing milita… https://t.co/q5M29hqts6
2/13
2020
For nearly 20 years, I’ve worked to preserve and protect 191,000 acres of open space and wildlife: The Rim of the V… https://t.co/MQmDEx4Vaw.@HouseIntel just held a key hearing on the national security impacts of emerging technologies. Republicans boyco… https://t.co/le2XBauMrOFor those who were convicted of lying to cover up his crimes, Trump urges lighter sentences and dangles pardons. H… https://t.co/QjyAg07ZeWSentencing recommendations countermanded, prosecutors punished, and enemies investigated. How do we measure the da… https://t.co/L1u0LbIAiJ
2/12
2020
Roger Stone lied to Congress and threatened a witness to cover up Trump campaign contacts with Wikileaks. He was f… https://t.co/w08AAiJJ6kAt trial, we held up these redacted emails and asked Senators if they wanted to know what Trump was hiding. They d… https://t.co/uwjlBsKj39
2/11
2020
Budgets reflect values, and those behind Trump's budget are clear: Cuts to Medicaid. Cuts to children's health car… https://t.co/sWsPskQSJU
2/10
2020
You never realize how important character is in the presidency until you have a president without it. But I am opt… https://t.co/l8obWk8W4y
2/9
2020
Every time President Trump visits one of his properties, dozens of public servants travel with him. Turns out he… https://t.co/zNExBXOGxMPresident Trump is exacting his retribution, removing those who complied with subpoenas, came forward, and testifie… https://t.co/wcx4TbaVte
2/8
2020
Lt. Col. Vindman did his job. As a soldier in Iraq, he received a Purple Heart. Then he displayed another rare f… https://t.co/CCDxRjbAS1
2/7
2020
The Constitution is a powerful document, but it’s not self-effectuating. It requires vigilance. It requires moral… https://t.co/hF2gJAE9Mm
2/6
2020
The House proved overwhelmingly that the President abused his power. Now the verdict is in: One Republican Senato… https://t.co/c5DH54fDwKHaving proven Trump guilty, I asked if there was just one Republican Senator who would say “enough” Who would stan… https://t.co/oLqTuLeUp7Trump claims he will protect those with preexisting conditions, while trying to take away their coverage. He says… https://t.co/y6oqgayUZM
2/5
2020
Trump’s defense has retreated to their last defense: He’s guilty as sin, but the voters should clean up this mess.… https://t.co/n2fbC4NEGW
2/4
2020
History will not be kind to Donald Trump. Because truth matters. Right matters. And decency matters. It may be mi… https://t.co/8SjvK2D5vc
2/3
2020
Senators should have insisted on a fair trial with documents and witnesses. They chose not to. Some argue, let t… https://t.co/8DENsHBIMPWe proved our case. Republican Senators now admit Trump is guilty as charged. Still, they blocked witnesses from t… https://t.co/T4toERwt43
2/2
2020
Jefferson once said: “I consider trial by jury as the only anchor yet imagined by man by which a government can be… https://t.co/ewoikngKrxThe decisions made today will reverberate throughout history. No matter the vote on witnesses, the facts will come… https://t.co/k1BBWiP7OfAfter two and half centuries of our nation's history, it's come to this: The President's lawyers argue on the Sena… https://t.co/jtgCFzQzTAWhen we have a President who so egregiously abuses and corrupts his office, unlike other countries, we have a remed… https://t.co/GuDkIbAJ4T
1/31
2020
Over the past week, we've seen a descent into Constitutional madness. The President and his team argue that any co… https://t.co/M6EKgiKbEBWe’ve seen a remarkable lowering of the bar. According to Trump’s lawyers, everything is okay as long as the pres… https://t.co/k18jf9OAx5It's clear what the President's lawyers are saying: If you want a fair trial, we're going to make this endless. We… https://t.co/F4EhceSwGmThe idea that abuse of power isn’t impeachable would’ve terrified our Founders. You can’t write off a consensus of… https://t.co/AdexS0n7xL
1/30
2020
As Trump said, they “have all the material.” And there’s a reason they won’t provide it. The White House is blocki… https://t.co/aDYlp0B4v4The pattern of his words and conduct is clear: President Trump thinks he is above the law. He thinks he is the stat… https://t.co/UbkMRn6TwQ
1/29
2020
Here are my takeaways: Trump’s lawyers cannot, and did not, defend him on the facts. Their defense has evolved… https://t.co/23RFYeu0MXThe President’s lawyers say this is about a “policy debate.” It is not. Unless that policy provides that a presid… https://t.co/91xmtAUntMTrump's defense boils down to this: Sure, the President did it. We all know he did it. We just don't want the A… https://t.co/dFXyIb5JtpTrump has broken our nation’s promise to immigrants: Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning t… https://t.co/zkpZy9wM1fA few takeaways: The President’s lawyers made the case for calling John Bolton, falsely claiming the President nev… https://t.co/33qRGbvxAn
1/28
2020
On Holocaust Remembrance Day, we remember the six million Jews and other victims of Nazism. We honor their memorie… https://t.co/tlGpnupxZ4We already have strong and direct evidence that Trump withheld military aid to demand political investigations. Bo… https://t.co/79QZyh0w9tFacial recognition technology is racing ahead of privacy laws, creating the potential for abuse by the government,… https://t.co/wwRUXGTCkTThere is nothing more important than family. Thinking of my friend and colleague @RepJerryNadler and his wife durin… https://t.co/gAZZrMQmbRThe President blocked our request for Bolton’s testimony. Now we see why: Bolton directly contradicts the heart o… https://t.co/XZ2LImhvpY
1/27
2020
I join the rest of Los Angeles in mourning the tragic death of Kobe Bryant, his daughter, and others. One of the g… https://t.co/0bOMfkM3bQIt requires moral courage to stand up to this President. There's no doubt that he is vindictive — his threatening… https://t.co/nQ8nvQ1cF0The President's legal defense boils down to this: Deprive Americans of a fair trial. But Americans know what a fa… https://t.co/uVKabiWNha
1/26
2020
After listening to the President’s lawyers opening arguments, I have three observations: They don’t contest the fa… https://t.co/8S9NVCkaTJAll over the world, those living under oppressive regimes look to us. They look to us because we have a rule of l… https://t.co/YHFj5lqO0W
1/25
2020
Let’s imagine it wasn’t Joe Biden. Let’s imagine it was any one of us. Let’s imagine the most powerful man in the… https://t.co/DJM2xAuWprDonald Trump must be convicted and removed from office. Because he will always choose his own personal interest ov… https://t.co/fg1VHrLcS5
1/24
2020
Americans know about Trump's Ukraine scheme because people with a sense of duty were willing to step forward and sp… https://t.co/tdeU6mrZXtTime and time again, President Trump has shown he will continue to abuse his power, unless we hold him accountable.… https://t.co/CMkiVTbTeG
1/23
2020
Senators get 16 hours to ask questions. Wouldn't they like to ask about documents? If McConnell gets his way, they… https://t.co/b19DsNVXAt
1/22
2020
Trump's lawyer claimed the House isn't ready to present our case. We’re ready. The House calls John Bolton to tes… https://t.co/3aTRckiapUAmericans want a fair trial. They want to believe their government is still capable of rising to the occasion. Th… https://t.co/GpyqdZkeBK
1/21
2020
President Trump has engaged in the trifecta of constitutional misconduct warranting removal. He invited foreign in… https://t.co/ybmEA7tI2hNo, Mr. President, we did ask John Bolton to testify. You ordered him not to, and blocked others, like Mick Mulvane… https://t.co/8zMn8SuJSqAs we remember and honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., we must also challenge ourselves to live up to D… https://t.co/qzCyKPTbA1
1/20
2020
Americans are watching, and they overwhelmingly support a fair trial. One that is fair to the President but also fa… https://t.co/NLheWtXlD3Americans overwhelmingly want to see a fair trial. That is the foundational issue on which everything else rests.… https://t.co/k4biTsCvxt
1/19
2020
The case against the President is simple, and the evidence overwhelming. He abused his power by soliciting foreig… https://t.co/lat6ITJ7Qw
1/18
2020
If the Vice President believes all of the witnesses who testified before the House contradict Mr. Parnas, why won’t… https://t.co/m2mXsp8ubbMr. Parnas’ public interviews and documents shed light on the origins and key players in Trump's scheme. His infor… https://t.co/AYjtpG0lkbRead my full statement here: https://t.co/HJLg298fHRThe nonpartisan Government Accountability Office has found the Trump Administration broke the law by withholding mi… https://t.co/w2bsAW92EG
1/16
2020
The task before us is a grave but necessary one. Donald J. Trump tried to get a foreign nation to help him cheat i… https://t.co/sL8dZV5FaUI'm humbled by the solemn responsibility of serving as lead House Manager in the Senate impeachment trial. Togeth… https://t.co/PAUg3z7GUUToday, we take the next step to #DefendOurDemocracy, sending articles of impeachment to the Senate. McConnell wil… https://t.co/yljMGzIKuOMcConnell says the Senate shouldn’t hear witnesses or see documents, as if it’s not a trial, only an appeal. But t… https://t.co/LebN3JrF70
1/15
2020
The overwhelming majority of the American people want to see a fair trial — fair to the president, and fair to the… https://t.co/8cHgczS1erThe Russians appear to be at it again. According to a new report, they’re hacking information that could be a prelu… https://t.co/qo6glqQIu4Trump just tweeted: “I stand stronger than anyone in protecting your Healthcare with Pre- Existing Conditions.” H… https://t.co/oeeAR1R0JI
1/14
2020
Impeachment isn't about politics or poll numbers. It's about our duty to our country. President Trump abused the… https://t.co/fv9AvVaMAvSoleimani was undoubtedly an evil man. But killing him brought us to the brink of war and, I believe, made America… https://t.co/nrYLAwNgASEvery Senator is accountable to the American people, who overwhelmingly want to see a fair trial. If they refuse,… https://t.co/JwUN110iWuThe people of Taiwan have spoken and want leadership that will stand up to China. No amount of outside interferenc… https://t.co/mHjL2QAzDoThe protestors in Iran are raising their voices for freedom, and in anguish over the loss of their loved ones. Am… https://t.co/o7WwahcWxW
1/13
2020
Trump has made it clear he wants no trial, no witnesses, no documents, no verdict. He wants the case dismissed, so… https://t.co/9xiDZnzSWJAmericans overwhelmingly want a fair trial in the Senate, fair to the President and fair to the people. If McConne… https://t.co/lOg810q0A3Trump said on Fox that the intelligence showed Iran plotting against four of our embassies. As a member of the Gan… https://t.co/AdLB52QIl1
1/12
2020
I’ve been a member of the Intel Committee for over a decade. Been briefed hundreds of times on threats — some immi… https://t.co/FdUQ0F7cvVA Senate trial should be like any other trial. Senators should hear from witnesses. Senators should see the docume… https://t.co/gENkDajaje
1/10
2020
The Constitution is clear: Congress—not the President—has the power to declare war. The House JUST voted to reass… https://t.co/tp7OTPGuuWTrump doesn’t want the public to how much taxpayers are spending on his: ❌ Golfing ❌ Hotel visits ❌ Travel You g… https://t.co/FEKZ3c89jg
1/9
2020
With reports of missile strikes launched by Iran against U.S. bases in Iraq, my thoughts and prayers are with our s… https://t.co/6JgWTYjYyh
1/8
2020
Why is a disorganized and chaotic Administration such a danger to national security? This actually happened: They… https://t.co/uOXMuHwfaP
1/7
2020
A dangerous and provocative decision to target a top Iranian official for killing. Threats to bomb cultural sites… https://t.co/RscE1JUM1ICompelled by our duty to Constitution and country, the House impeached President Donald Trump for abuse of power an… https://t.co/fne8oj9PbVBolton is an important witness to misconduct involving Ukraine that he called a “drug deal.” Bolton refused to tes… https://t.co/HVQwZ3jVqm
1/6
2020
Here are the questions every Senator must ask themselves: Do we want the American people to see and hear the full… https://t.co/bYgSemhW1lAfter seeing the intel, I don’t believe it supports conclusion that killing Soleimani will stop Iranian plotting or… https://t.co/NiUOQ0YfsZ
1/5
2020
As additional documents are revealed, and new information about Trump’s abuse of power comes to light, we learn mor… https://t.co/ZLwCMb0u1P
1/4
2020
Soleimani was responsible for unthinkable violence and world is better off without him. But Congress didn’t author… https://t.co/hua7DtnyGu
1/3
2020
Read my full statement on these new documents detailing President Trump's decision to withhold military aid to Ukra… https://t.co/fUtFB2vQVGThese new documents highlight Trump's direct role in withholding military aid, and the Administration’s efforts to… https://t.co/q2vPiut5D9
1/2
2019
Happy New Year! May you and your family enjoy good health and happiness in the year ahead. https://t.co/9Cm1BqTAjcFirst, Trump said he wanted a trial in the Senate. Then, he said he wanted to hear from witnesses. Now, he wants… https://t.co/7C6rRJnKZxThe storming of our embassy in Baghdad by protestors and Iran-backed militias is deeply disturbing. The first prio… https://t.co/TYag3RvXWE
12/31
2019
.@RepJohnLewis has always fought for what he believes in. And now more than ever, America needs his unparalleled c… https://t.co/ff176SVMZRDespite the President’s obstruction, additional damning evidence of his abuse of power continues to come to light.… https://t.co/zxOeTZB6FJ
12/30
2019
I am deeply disturbed by the steep rise in anti-Semitic violence. The latest attack happened last night at a rabbi'… https://t.co/XAyw0hSrCi
12/29
2019
Horrified by terrorist bombing in Mogadishu, Somalia which killed at least 78 people. Many victims were young stud… https://t.co/UowUg1ydnV
12/28
2019

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