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#VermontStrong! We’re with you Elle. https://t.co/BnDkNnzi7p
8/2
2021
Today, as Senate PPT, I signed the Leahy-Shelby Emergency Security Supplemental Appropriations Bill, w/ resources t… https://t.co/U4djKKCIbINEWS: Senate #Appropriations readying to mark up the first FY '22 spending bills next week, @SenatorLeahy says. O… https://t.co/u4dfggtrly
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick LeahyBREAKING--Leahy/Sanders/Welch: Treasury To Release Funding For #VT Counties, Secured Thru #AmericanRescuePlan; Dele… https://t.co/7JQhVlhHUoBest of luck on Sunday to Vermont's own Elle Purrier. If anyone needed proof that Vermont dairy grows strong kids,… https://t.co/J56tHhGDB9The toughness & leadership @Ilona_Maher has shown throughout #Tokyo2020 for @USARugby is remarkable. Your hard play… https://t.co/2c5npyqpLjThe Vermont Emergency Rental Assistance Program, which we funded in the federal American Rescue Plan, is here to pa… https://t.co/Mok7KLMKpK#BREAKING: The bill includes 8k additional visas for our Afghan allies & $1b to fund an evacuation, among fixes tha… https://t.co/RRIuiwESAP
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick LeahyCarl was a good and decent man. His intelligence and hard work made the Senate a far better place. Marcelle and I s… https://t.co/8SJqWb8raF
7/30
2021
**UPDATE** -- House Passes The Leahy Capitol Security Bill Passed Earlier Today By The Senate; Bill Now Goes To Pre… https://t.co/s1CjxicoRS“We Believe In Paid Leave” makes the compelling case for paid family leave, telling the stories of Vermont workers… https://t.co/z4k8nVqnbRFor years I have proudly cosponsored the FAMILY Act, a bill that would provide 3 months of paid family or medical l… https://t.co/YMoERAdU01This pandemic has underscored what has long been clear: We must do more to support workers & ensure that they don’t… https://t.co/3OxbzmNCJHWATCH my full remarks HERE: https://t.co/5OxlozVTsWBREAKING: Today the Senate unanimously passed my bipartisan #Appropriations agreement to address the pressing secur… https://t.co/JduS3awLxXJUST NOW: Senate Floor Address Of Appropriations Committee Chair Patrick Leahy On The Bipartisan Emergency Capitol… https://t.co/AeiXmVx4Gh @SenatorLeahy on $2.1B emergency security supplemental deal he reached w/ @SenShelby. "Since Jan 6, 73 officers hav… https://t.co/fYRgIy8u4f
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick Leahy @SenatorLeahy "I have served in the United States Senate long enough to know that a promise to do something later i… https://t.co/wptuKD6tLg
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick Leahy"A pandemic happened. A violent insurrection happened. And the President announced the withdrawal of American tro… https://t.co/FFziHT5vwo
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick LeahyThis is why I am such a strong supporter of our Boys & Girls Clubs in VT and nationwide: 47 Early Promise scholarsh… https://t.co/WrDHmBKZa9Vermont’s senior U.S. senator announced a bipartisan agreement Tuesday for funding for Capitol security and Afghan… https://t.co/5E41ODVy2a
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7/29
2021
With all Vermonters, Marcelle and I are so proud of these athletes representing #Vermont in the #Tokyo2020 Olympics… https://t.co/BIuHD8dbnf
7/28
2021
“We have the responsibility to take care of the Capitol Police in the wake of their incredible service on January 6… https://t.co/KJcZA9t17a
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick LeahyI am so proud that @POTUS has chosen to appoint Adrienne Wojciechowski to be an Assistant Secretary at @USDA. For o… https://t.co/BxEkzsK6KRBREAKING: Chairman Patrick Leahy Announces Bipartisan Agreement On Capitol Security Emergency Supplemental APPROPRI… https://t.co/0GpkXFaHJcHERE is a link to our announcement today: https://t.co/f1mu4MffPDI am proud to introduce a bill reauthorizing the Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership with @SenSanders,… https://t.co/ZxbaozI0qn
7/27
2021
It was a proud moment, and a welcome bipartisan one, when we gathered today at the White House to celebrate enactme… https://t.co/CUPdwz1fULHouse Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy graciously asked to take my camera when the President called me to the stage… https://t.co/dNeNQJJIeL
7/26
2021
In the #CongressionalRecord, out today: My tribute to my friend, and my partner in fighting hunger at home and abro… https://t.co/MNTrgaFCnDKudos to @POTUS & @TheJusticeDept for taking action against gun traffickers. We can't sit idly by as illicit firear… https://t.co/qfEk6ANwlzBoth parties in Congress and @POTUS came together today to protect the Crime Victims Fund, which provides critical… https://t.co/sCHetV9wem
7/23
2021
And here is the link to my full statement on the enactment of the #VOCAfix Act: https://t.co/BoCoEKyTT1I was so proud to be w/ Pres. Biden as he signed the #VOCAfix act, a bill to ensure the continuity of critical $$ f… https://t.co/QLhlimM3jXI was proud to be with the President this afternoon (and to be able to take this photo) when he signed into law our… https://t.co/2IdmRPCsDOI was proud to join the President this afternoon as he signed the #VOCAfix bill into law. Crime victims’ needs have… https://t.co/xUhVfKbFNGWe are excited to announce that @VTStateArchives State Archivist Tanya Marshall has been appointed to the Advisory… https://t.co/x7YJipNJzn
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick LeahyJohn Lewis's legacy is so much bigger than politics. Wherever he saw injustice, he tried to end it. Wherever… https://t.co/71iGvySH0BFor years, @SenatorLeahy has been leading efforts in the Senate to restore the Voting Rights Act of 1965 in the wak… https://t.co/JBAoz6kXWI
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick Leahy
7/22
2021
And here’s a link to my full statement: https://t.co/e7Css3tjmxJohn would want ALL to come together & restore the #VRA, which has NEVER been a partisan exercise before. Let’s hon… https://t.co/dvM74OZBKK(THREAD) Today I honored my hero, colleague, & brother John Lewis. John dedicated his life to fighting injustice wh… https://t.co/ipAEIo0EOPSome off-duty national guard from NY are waiting just off of the Senate floor to speak with lawmakers. They snappe… https://t.co/wpFQhDahRS
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick Leahy.@SenatorLeahy remembers John Lewis... https://t.co/CxlROfXooq
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick LeahyJohn Lewis fought for the right to vote. Today, @SenatorLeahy @SenatorDurbin @SenBlumenthal @SenBooker,… https://t.co/f5omcauMNd
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick LeahyThe Northern Border Regional Commission is accepting applications for the 2021 Regional Forest Economy Partnership.… https://t.co/X9pxIGt8lEYesterday the Senate unanimously passed the #VOCAfix bill, which will help to sustain the Crime Victims Fund and pr… https://t.co/zF4EDeQIhE
7/21
2021
Leahy & @SteveDaines Request Updates On Enforcement Of New Antitrust Authorities Over Health Insurance Companies https://t.co/pzm5VFV4It
7/20
2021
Reaction Of Senator Patrick Leahy To Canada’s Decision On Opening Its Border To U.S. Citizens… https://t.co/ohYOri5lH0Vermont, passenger trains and @Amtrak have a storied past, and a bright future. We welcome back The Vermonter and T… https://t.co/Xg07OFN8JqFor nearly 50 years, Amtrak has been an important mode of connecting Vermonters and has helped travelers from acros… https://t.co/6htR4OJGixThe Vermonter and Ethan Allen Express @Amtrak lines resumed service today in Vermont after a 16-month suspension du… https://t.co/QENrmnEqGC
7/19
2021
With you in spirit! https://t.co/l2f7mCqeZ8
7/18
2021
I continue to mourn the passing of my friend, one year ago. I reintroduced my bill to repair the Voting Rights Act… https://t.co/kY2vTd58xlHarry was a close personal friend to my family, and my closest ally on hunger issues. Our children, and all of us,… https://t.co/nMyeYN1zgc
7/17
2021
Number of Vermont children helped by this tax cut: 123,300 Number of Vermont adults helped by this tax cut: 125,70… https://t.co/M7xjmjUCKd
7/16
2021
SEN. LEAHY, responding to Sen. Cruz's speech: "Now that we’ve heard the rhetoric, let's go to the reality."
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick LeahyRepublicans & Democrats should come together--as we've done FIVE TIMES before, including UNANIMOUSLY in 2006--to re… https://t.co/93JovouA0cWhat IS partisan are the Supreme Court's Shelby County & Brnovich decisions, which replaced the bipartisan will of… https://t.co/A6MpIiclpU(THREAD) It is revisionist history to argue that restoring the 1965 Voting Rights Act is 'partisan.' VRA has been a… https://t.co/ojvdtmnbFyTurnabout is fair play. @SenatorLeahy taking pictures of the press corps, taking his picture. https://t.co/6mNJcHrcdw
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick LeahyThere's nothing more American than Pepsi, Hershey, Levi’s...and the right to vote. If these diverse companies can u… https://t.co/38cnhpM7DI
7/14
2021
Comment On The President’s Forthcoming Nomination Of Former Senator Jeff Flake To Be U.S. Ambassador To Turkey… https://t.co/igCw0BRzqAWe should all join @GlblCtzn in the great work they are doing in defending the planet and defeating poverty.… https://t.co/eVf01k8YsJ"We did not budget for an insurrection.... and a piecemeal approach is no way to govern. I have been here long eno… https://t.co/JeIfd816bJ
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick LeahyA very angry @SenatorLeahy just said he’s going to introduce his own bill to fund the US Capitol Police & dare Repu… https://t.co/FXyN9hVMIY
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7/13
2021
Political and civil rights are universal, and they belong to the Cuban people as they do to people everywhere.  See… https://t.co/KPExOXj5ar
7/12
2021
Senate Approps Chairman @SenatorLeahy renews his call for Republicans to begin "serious negotiations" on a spending… https://t.co/i2dY4s3e4G
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick LeahyStatement of Senate Appropriations Chairman @SenatorLeahy On The Security Supplemental https://t.co/qdQlu8fKot
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick Leahy"It has been seven weeks since the House passed a bill to address these needs with no Republican votes. In the Sen… https://t.co/3u4vkfuAS8
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick LeahyINBOX: .@SenatorLeahy again warns of Capitol Police potentially running out of funding due to fallout/OT from Janua… https://t.co/TuzoNlMHpZ
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick Leahy#CapitolRiot: @SenatorLeahy calls on Senate to pass emergency security supplemental, says Capitol will have a "secu… https://t.co/3X2ClG9yhg
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick Leahy
7/9
2021
BREAKING: Comments Of Sen. Leahy About President Biden’s Appointment Of Gov. Scott To The Council Of Governors https://t.co/MKCqm6nbuiBeauty as far as the eye can see. 📸: ronnydimasi #ThisIsVT #FindYourVT https://t.co/yQ6J5ia5tH
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick Leahy
7/8
2021
Now THAT’S a memorable intersection. ;) https://t.co/IFbLhjQGhvHow perfect it seemed to have crowds of families, neighbors and friends by the hundreds being together to celebrate… https://t.co/7Es9WcKVmCBecause the leaders of Vermont — Democrats and Republicans — came together to fight Covid, our state is the most va… https://t.co/zyN0ERHQCMMarcelle and I were so happy to be home in Vermont and to celebrate the 4th of July with friends and family. I took… https://t.co/ErfnQf2VIoIt was marvelous. And especially so after the year we’ve all been through. https://t.co/uSNFQCDHe8Enjoyed a glorious July Fourth celebration last night with Mayor Weinberger and hundreds of others on Burlington’s… https://t.co/82FbSAulYb
7/4
2021
Our historic downtowns have so much to offer - a new side of Vermont with each town you explore. 🙌 https://t.co/7ZSmwbCOX2
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick Leahy
7/3
2021
@CEQuirk @QuilLawrence We're working on the second half of our story about Marla and came across this speech by… https://t.co/mrOdbxQ3az
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick LeahyThanks for all you do for Vermont and for Vermonters’ commitment to good stewardship. It was grand to be with you t… https://t.co/Ba88NXkM3y
7/2
2021
And HERE is the link to my full comment: https://t.co/VYaHaBg53ESCOTUS just delivered a body blow to the Voting Rights Act, YET AGAIN making it easier to suppress the vote & harde… https://t.co/hEAH1Y8lKEBREAKING – Leahy REAX To Supreme Court’s Voting Rights Decision. Leahy is the longtime prime author and chief spons… https://t.co/ZhV7hN9oCfTwo superb Vermont news organizations unite as one. Congratulations. https://t.co/aJinZs4QWkFolks, I’m a car guy – and I firmly believe the future is electric. Gina McCarthy and Secretary Granholm hit the ro… https://t.co/3k0QU3uqId
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick Leahy
7/1
2021
Vermont town forests. Now another ‘Born In Vermont’ national program. Today I enjoyed celebrating the Huntington to… https://t.co/ziJd21C0MlLeahy Joins The Trust For Public Land In Huntington To Release Report On Community Forest And Open Space Benefits https://t.co/qHkL8dqpGgMy deepest apologies! https://t.co/VEaeuLwKW8We toured the historic East Monitor Barn, the VYCC food & farm pgm which contributes to the Health Care Share pgm &… https://t.co/fXXtvmftvWIt was a delight today to visit the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps campus in Richmond.Thank you @theVYCC and @AmeriCorps members everywhere for your service. I am always inspired by the hard work and d… https://t.co/sGdf20fhduGlad to be visiting the farm at @theVYCC today, with Executive Director Breck Knauft. https://t.co/nnlFjmGtE2Pleased to see the long overdue release of Saudi women’s rights leaders Samar Badawi and Nassima al-Sadah. It’s tim… https://t.co/QBRQNGccXu
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick Leahy
6/29
2021
Glad the @TheJusticeDept is doing everything it can to combat this wave of voter suppression. But as the AG notes t… https://t.co/eFO59ekqNRMarcelle and I were glad to see this picture in last night’s @HBOMax and @CNNFilms documentary #LFGTheMovie, and we… https://t.co/S2WVOt6r9k"The memory of rioters in combat gear, armed with zip ties, smashing in the windows of the Capitol Building is sear… https://t.co/ywNFFlsHyk
Retweeted by Sen. Patrick Leahy
6/25
2021
Statement Of Sen. Approps Chairman Leahy On The Increasing Urgency Of Bipartisan Negotiations On The Security Suppl… https://t.co/37GoK9BkUG
6/24
2021

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