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Congresswoman and lifelong organizer. Proudly serving WA-07. Co-Chair of @USProgressives, Member of @HouseJudiciary, @EdLaborCmte and @HouseBudgetDems. She/her.

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I introduced a resolution condemning the forced & unnecessary procedures performed on immigrant women. It also list… https://t.co/x0rjKuwowx
9/28
2020
With a Game 3 win and sweep of the Lynx, the Storm advances to the WNBA Finals for the second time in three years a… https://t.co/CD6jksU2On
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalFor the fourth time in franchise history the Seattle Storm are headed to the @WNBA Finals!! #StrongerThanEver https://t.co/xr4LFZix5t
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalIncredibly well deserved! @MaryKayHenry is a good friend, a great leader, and a fierce champion for working people.… https://t.co/0h33K9CfshPeople shouldn't have to rely on online forums and GoFundMe accounts to withstand this crisis. We must act now and… https://t.co/Qga9h3BHdhThe Census determines critical funding and representation for our communities so we need to ensure everyone is coun… https://t.co/1Pb2A8Ss5Y
9/27
2020
As voters are already casting their ballots, we need to let their voices be heard. We must allow them to choose the… https://t.co/lRHCTlvrxWA nominee must stand on the side of people over profits and communities over corporations when it comes to health c… https://t.co/KvYSq5VUczAny SCOTUS nominee must be fully committed to protecting civil rights and voting rights, women’s rights and workers… https://t.co/GfWVSUL4zkWhile at the detention center, women handed me drawings that called for their freedom. They asked for help and for… https://t.co/OkrbaT6I7S.@RepJayapal recounts women being given shots or surgeries without knowing what they are with continued excessive b… https://t.co/9fFPzZscaM
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalShut down all private, for-profit detention facilities. https://t.co/uC6nT9u77JCongresswoman Jayapal says she has spoken to 8 women who have been subject to invasive medical procedures “without consent or knowledge.”
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila Jayapal.@JoaquinCastrotx @RepJayapal @RepEscobar @RepSylviaGarcia @RepBarragan @HispanicCaucus @HouseJudiciary When seriou… https://t.co/XsFHLsAJap
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalICE Detention Center visit over. Appears stories are true, questions & outrage remain, and investigation will conti… https://t.co/ux6QTpNiCS
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalWe're going to do everything we can to make sure these women are protected. But we're also going to make sure immig… https://t.co/KUpPTLnFrtJust left the Irwin County Detention Center. After hearing from women who were sent to the same doctor, it's clear… https://t.co/lhiBB8NQFXWe’ve arrived. We are here to investigate reports of women being subjected to forced medical procedures including h… https://t.co/m3m9fN9cMu
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalNOW: @HispanicCaucus & @HouseJudiciary members are inspecting the Irwin County Detention Center in Georgia. We’re… https://t.co/l468Mi75xK
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalMembers of the @HispanicCaucus @HouseJudiciary are in Georgia today to investigate ICE Irwin County detention cente… https://t.co/c05l2mkN0E
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalJust got to Atlanta. In the morning, I’ll be joining members of the @HispanicCaucus & @HouseJudiciary in driving to… https://t.co/TEL1USBjcW
9/26
2020
No confirmation until inauguration. https://t.co/9hnjdA8APFI am alarmed by the growing unrest and reports of human rights abuses in Ethiopia. Today, I sent a letter with… https://t.co/7Z68pIZlF7
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalThe PPP was supposed to help small businesses withstand this crisis. Instead, big businesses used it to buy their o… https://t.co/s3mwrzq7XqWe must ensure this administration is not illegally surveilling the American people. @WarrenDavidson and I sent a b… https://t.co/ifyE0grBUgNEW: Another new orca baby has been born to J pod, the Center for Whale Research confirmed this morning. It’s the s… https://t.co/nUmwremiuv
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalThe whales whistled and clicked, vocalizing above and below the water. Amid the ruckus, the baby orca, known as J57… https://t.co/36IcBq5g3M
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalDozens of Congressional allies are now demanding answers as to whether the Trump administration is conducting unaut… https://t.co/PuxfRByc2q
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalProud to join @RepJayapal in writing a bipartisan letter to #AGBarr & @DNI_Ratcliffe to ensure that the intelligenc… https://t.co/Y8juaadCYo
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalTOMORROW: @HispanicCaucus @HouseJudiciary members will investigate reported abuse at Irwin County Detention Center… https://t.co/y4fl9fkDsb
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalI co-led 172 Representatives in a resolution condemning the unwanted and unnecessary medical procedures—including h… https://t.co/opCx3DuzFa.@NNUBonnie has been a dear friend for a long time, and her fierce advocacy on behalf of nurses and workplace safet… https://t.co/SJQ6sa6vrjAs we prepare to visit the private, for-profit detention center in Georgia, we're hearing that the women don't have… https://t.co/N165BCj7pt
9/25
2020
After 9/11, I founded an immigrants' rights group to respond to the backlash, hate crimes, and discrimination again… https://t.co/XbivLO7fmyWe have been facing an untenable mass evictions crisis for a long time: but COVID-19 and the ensuing economic crisi… https://t.co/rkUgI1CQlFApprenticeships are an important pathway to the middle class, assisting workers across America in moving into high-… https://t.co/tBFwlsnlNMWhen I was in the state Senate, I passed a bill to create a program that ensures women, people of color, and indivi… https://t.co/LA0ihsbFVpMass unemployment is a policy choice. We shouldn't allow it to happen now, and we should never allow it to happen a… https://t.co/GR4y9E7B2KRepublicans cruelly argued that cutting relief would force people back to work. But what work as businesses shutter… https://t.co/leCC2sof9yThe Congressional App Challenge is an exciting opportunity for all high school students in the Seattle area. The de… https://t.co/DuBpQgEtZPWith millions of Americans unemployed, there has rarely been a more important time to invest in America’s workforce… https://t.co/WQpzOG9D0H
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalWe impeached this president to hold him accountable, to make clear no one is above the law, and to save our democra… https://t.co/jihGrgGief
9/24
2020
Immigrants working on the frontlines of COVID-19 have been called essential but treated as expendable—too often not… https://t.co/Ruehk7HnmuWe just demanded that DHS release relevant documents, data, and communications related to women being subjected to… https://t.co/IuMu9IjcliRep. Pramila Jayapal: "Officers murdered Breonna Taylor. This decision isn't justice, it's injustice ... We must ke… https://t.co/FeWVgopnSO
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalLIVE NOW: @HouseJudiciary is holding a hearing on #ImmigrantsAreEssential Workers During #COVID19. It is because o… https://t.co/51oUavMSIP
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalOfficers murdered Breonna Taylor. This decision isn't justice, it's injustice. We must keep standing up and speakin… https://t.co/AnafMGf5UpMillions of immigrants have played a key role in keeping the country running during the #COVID19 pandemic and will… https://t.co/XViOjRYyB6
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalHappy #BiVisibilityDay to all the bi+ folks in Seattle, across Washington, and throughout our country! I not only s… https://t.co/uoM8J8tsD0As the co-chair of the United for Climate and Environmental Justice Task Force, I'm proud to help introduce this re… https://t.co/GTHWPJ5XfnWATCH: Axios' @felixsalmon hosts a conversation on how people are working to change the status quo and start buildi… https://t.co/6WEBLmE7Fc
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalYes—the use of tear gas should be banned. This report confirms what we've long been saying: continued displays of f… https://t.co/Rzh29YXOyOTODAY! Join us LIVE at 9am PDT / 12 p.m. EDT for a virtual press conference to introduce the Children’s Fundamental… https://t.co/kfbr0Edr41
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalIf I had a nickel for every time @BetsyDeVosED and her Trump colleagues broke the law, we could #CancelStudentDebt. https://t.co/rMPg6JHuna
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9/23
2020
Only a first step. We must keep the pressure on. We need a full investigation with ALL the facts so there's account… https://t.co/eYePKhsJXYI joined @1a this morning to discuss what I've learned about immigrant women being subjected to forced, invasive pr… https://t.co/5EtJTa6yLND Reps ask @FTC to look into allegations in @econliberties report last week on delivery apps https://t.co/CXKEStuVyu
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila Jayapal1/ Thrilled to see @RepMGS, @RepSchakowsky & @RepJayapal call on the @FTC to investigate @DoorDash, @Grubhub,… https://t.co/3BK4svYohV
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalToday, I'm supporting @RepJayapal and @RepJoeWilson's bipartisan legislation, the South Asian Heart Health Awarenes… https://t.co/SGQ1cES26D
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalThis has always been a xenophobic wealth tax meant to treat immigrants with cruelty. But it's even more dangerous n… https://t.co/YBzp4KHRloInstead of taking money away from fighting COVID-19 to gift it to defense contractors, we should be taking money aw… https://t.co/7qZJRVFRwQToday the House passed @RepRichmond @RepMarciaFudge, @RepPressley & my bill to prohibit natural hair discrimination… https://t.co/0OpNnQEGug
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalUnfair and deceptive practices by digital food delivery apps are hurting small businesses and consumers. I teamed u… https://t.co/AyV4dH6DST
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalThis was preventable. But as Trump played it down, the number of deaths and the devastation went up—way up. We have… https://t.co/FEaNm81KnWOn the ballot: 🗳Health care 🗳Racial justice 🗳Immigration 🗳Climate action 🗳Voting rights 🗳A living wage 🗳Repro just… https://t.co/alnOD8hac2Joining @1a this morning to discuss the horrific and unnecessary forced medical procedures—including hysterectomies… https://t.co/bkHGg1FoO8On this International Day of Peace, let us commit to finally putting diplomacy first. Instead of investing hundreds… https://t.co/wOtVuL0HWZ
9/22
2020
We are in the midst of a devastating child care crisis and parents are being left without relief to withstand it. T… https://t.co/iWST5OPuqVICE refused to act as COVID spread, not even allowing immigrants to follow public health guidelines. That led to t… https://t.co/5YdKsxLFn6During these final days of the Census, we need to ensure everyone in our communities is counted. Make sure you've c… https://t.co/AK9auxEl0b"In a year when everything that could go wrong has, we can’t let accurate representation and equitable resource dis… https://t.co/AUzeBJDm8hThis is not just unlawful but it's also a prime example of this president’s failed leadership and desperation. Amid… https://t.co/cI1BdWdLPL
9/21
2020
Immigrants are picking the food that goes on our tables and in our stores. They're being called essential but treat… https://t.co/DXS4jfBwtgBusinesses shouldn't have to hope for a deal with landlords to survive this crisis. The government should step in w… https://t.co/qP3OqwFgxEAs new flaws, irregularities, and conflicts of interest continue to be uncovered, we must not stop organizing for M… https://t.co/DZa3VJA4eo
9/20
2020
The more I learn about what happened to immigrant women in the Irwin County Detention Center, the more clear it is… https://t.co/g5Xjd4f18DIt's inhumane to allow evictions to occur as a pandemic takes more than 200,000 lives and unhealthy air spreads acr… https://t.co/HT36INCj3tHere's the full statement from @RepJayapal following the passing of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. “Tonight, our nation not… https://t.co/YWM7aCAl0B
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalIn honor of her inspiring life, powerful legacy, and pursuit for justice, let us continue her work. I am committed… https://t.co/Mju4HXGTABHer tireless work on the court protected and expanded women’s rights, reproductive rights, voting rights, civil rig… https://t.co/YkYdXLPOOkAs some looked out for corporations and the powerful, she lifted up families and the most vulnerable. With every ca… https://t.co/xGtBEKnYluAmerica not only lost a historic member of the highest court but a trailblazer for women everywhere. From her passi… https://t.co/IuUkR8a2V8
9/19
2020
At every turn, the Trump administration has ignored the science, silenced the experts, and covered up the facts. Th… https://t.co/exY8mDlYBCWorkers shouldn't have to choose between getting paid and getting sick—especially as we know that the smoke from th… https://t.co/J8nMUtaizVRT if you've already filled out the Census! Let's spread the word to everyone before the big Sept. 30th deadline. https://t.co/LOsD2tjqSQRepeal the AUMF. Cancel the blank check for endless war. https://t.co/XmpuJCg2mmShana Tova to the Jewish communities in Washington state and across the country celebrating #RoshHashanah today. I… https://t.co/npyPu9vt4IThese wildfires are a climate emergency. While I fight for bold climate action, I'm also working to ensure families… https://t.co/2tiUd3Oi3sWe must finally ban private prisons and private detention centers.We're calling on ICE to immediately ensure that any person who may have been subjected to forced medical procedures… https://t.co/YRkhYesPTOYesterday, ICE tried to deport an immigrant who had been forced to have part of her reproductive organs removed by… https://t.co/ZQG9n7cXkCOne million people lost their health insurance last year. That was without a pandemic! Now, at least 27 million hav… https://t.co/s0K9pP9YBC
9/18
2020
Members of Congress are demanding an investigation into allegations that immigrants were subjected to medical proce… https://t.co/dI2txYhdms
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalProud to be in this fight alongside @AGOWA. We will not stand by as DeJoy and the Trump administration attempt to s… https://t.co/bfp9x2J8UuEven before COVID-19 hit, 1 in 7 Washingtonians was at risk of going hungry. Now, we're seeing 30% of people in our… https://t.co/yzwiHsfDQo#BREAKING: Huge victory to protect the Postal Service -- Washington state federal judge blocks unlawful USPS polici… https://t.co/6tIw9CMhJy
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalAs our community continues to experience unhealthy air quality, please stay inside if you can and take precautions. https://t.co/btr7a0iUawOxfam supports an immediate investigation into the whistleblower allegations of mass hysterectomies being performed… https://t.co/NVFk2cn5jL
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalPauline Binam was nearly deported Wednesday to Cameroon. "It felt like ICE was trying to rush through her deportati… https://t.co/367NfkG9Gi
Retweeted by Rep. Pramila JayapalIf you think Trump admin can't get worse, you are wrong. @maddow talked with @RepJayapal about hysterectomies being… https://t.co/C3UimLO4Y7
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9/17
2020

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