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Electing democratic socialist Shahid Buttar (@sheeyahshee) in CA-12 to replace Nancy Pelosi. Team tweets. #ShahidVsPelosi Support: https://t.co/QPLJpzqKo4

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@kenklippenstein We can do better than Speaker Pelosi’s prayers. https://t.co/g455wMUp6k @TeamPelosi The “something [that] is wrong here” is your refusal to stand up for the needs of working Americans. T… https://t.co/xNoEPHBlfFThis is why @RepBarbaraLee should be the next Speaker of the House. https://t.co/JV8iBb3hM7 @WalkerBragman We can do better than Pelosi’s thoughts & prayers. https://t.co/g455wMUp6k @BLeeForCongress Your commitment to social needs rather than militarism is exactly why I want to help make you… https://t.co/aQMoh3orhUFor the last 70 years, a bipartisan consensus in Washington has favored a belligerent foreign policy putting resour… https://t.co/hbJrN9Cw6c @IlhanMN @Slicketts @TeamPelosi But will she debate @ShahidForChange? https://t.co/QpPCzOhPOq
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressWhat is the difference between the GOP and an anti-science death cult? Americans are dying at unprecedented rates… https://t.co/bAxIJj97vkState violence has been going on for too damned long. RIP Michael Brown #SayTheirNames #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/3hceYtySVB @ShahidForChange #PelosiSupportsTrump https://t.co/NcB9yD6SQt
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressThomas Piketty established in 2013 that the rate of return on capital exceeds the rate of productivity growth. Tha… https://t.co/JPnVDE6gcF @johncusack @PaulaReidCBS Trump’s continuous lies to the press and public—or his corruption—would have been compell… https://t.co/5mB05CVBVv @CNNPolitics Congress could #CancelTheRent & mortgage payments—while supporting small landlords to make banks & cor… https://t.co/gpOWlR9luyThe people of San Francisco and the United States need voices willing to represent us and actually stand up for our… https://t.co/wvmJt5wFKKA list of your current congress members by wealth. Don't think for a minute @SpeakerPelosi cares about us. It's ti… https://t.co/hAUDHenRgQ
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressToday’s crisis long predates Trump. Don’t get it twisted. *Both corporate political parties* have been fleecing w… https://t.co/omB89vyVhJWhen I get to Congress, we’re going to finally close the Trump-Pelosi border concentration camps. https://t.co/68GTNrPuEP @TeamPelosi It’s time for a change!! ⏰ #ShahidvsPelosi #ShahidForChange @ShahidForChange https://t.co/nINOgBWHJj
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressCould 2020 possibly grow any more absurd? https://t.co/OQqX5W7btTThe bombing of Hiroshima & Nagasaki were among the worst mass human rights violations in global history. Before an… https://t.co/rURShXRVclCongrats to the flawless political wizardry of Nancy Pelosi. https://t.co/5L2tKjAgpl
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressHow could anyone think this is OK? We are watching an aspiring tyrant try to rig an election right in front of our… https://t.co/eJYNP23K4N
8/9
2020
This is why MLK decried the *intersecting* evils of racism, capitalism, and militarism. https://t.co/8WmxPb4BqN https://t.co/4dfhmqyBBSWhat the USA thinks it's #1 in: - Healthcare 30th (6th in 90s) - Happiness 19th - Education 26th - Life Expectanc… https://t.co/Pu3rRgjgGQ
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for Congress @Public_Citizen Trump’s corruption is historic, alarming, and well-established. But Pelosi refused to allow impeac… https://t.co/y2lUGjTcV2 @ebruenig They need to #SaveTheUSPS rises to the level of a national security imperative—but that’s not the only re… https://t.co/H6JvkvvvRHThe dirty secret of capitalism is one that Wall Street will never admit. https://t.co/1icJuJpQqb @RepBarbaraLee The need to #SaveTheUSPS rises to the level of a national security imperative. After we… https://t.co/GHMwTg2BDcThis should not be controversial. In the middle of the worst intersectional crisis in several generations, the GOP… https://t.co/zwPJgOXwRRBREAKING: @davidkim2020 is a badass who is unapologetically taking on the corporate Democrat in his district while… https://t.co/VPKBBYSfIw
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressProducts developed with public support should not be the object of price gouging. It’s bad enough that we have a f… https://t.co/b1xjYvjVsEWe’d rather let the economy endure a setback than place a generation of children and their families at grave risk i… https://t.co/ad4hCmQNCM
8/8
2020
@krystalball Pelosi's next! @ShahidForChange ✊🏽
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressOur problems are ultimately not partisan. Our deepest problems—climate chaos, authoritarianism, and predatory “hea… https://t.co/u5b9waJqLDFamilies need the help that Republicans—and corporate Democrats—have so far been willing to give only to corporatio… https://t.co/lYROpXohcg @ProudSocialist @JoeBiden @SpeakerPelosi We're stuck with Biden or Trump for the next 4 years but fortunately we do… https://t.co/a8tUUA2o9z
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressEvery day that Congress refuses to #CancelTheRent by passing H.R. 6515, it invites a preventable crisis with inesca… https://t.co/VzQ231b1A1 @theintercept @rmc031 Mass incarceration is a travesty under any terms. Forcing prisoners to pay exorbitant rates… https://t.co/KJqqux08r4 @johncusack For-profit healthcare was brutal and vicious before the pandemic. In the middle of a global pandemic,… https://t.co/bfGSI37Sl9 @shaunking The failure to flatten the curve reflects failures of both leadership and policy. Cost remains a barrie… https://t.co/CzhzmCmQf1
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for Congress#PelosiComplicit Support @ShahidForChange https://t.co/6s8GMCdKK9
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressIs that why Congress prioritized tax breaks for millionaires during the pandemic, and has yet to even seriously con… https://t.co/SB5NT9STBw @shaunking The failure to flatten the curve reflects failures of both leadership and policy. Cost remains a barrie… https://t.co/CzhzmCmQf1 @KPIXtv Robber barons are growing even more wealthy in the midst of a pandemic. That’s disgusting. A free & brav… https://t.co/vxgBsQQrir @SocialistMMA @bourgeoisalien Any suggestions for how a congressional campaign could help assist “work on the gener… https://t.co/isLJAEDUgX @sfchronicle Thank you for your cover story on the police murder of Sean Monterrosa. #BlackLivesMatter from NYC to… https://t.co/0cqgMDp9wp @RoKhanna The scale of destruction was astounding. Thank you for calling for U.S. support! Have you seen any legi… https://t.co/Rw4DKHv7eo @EmmaVigeland The President is a maniac... ...and Pelosi is responsible for keeping him in office by limiting her… https://t.co/tFqvo90JoV“You can murder a revolutionary. But you can’t murder a revolution.” Watch the movie, then read “The Assassinatio… https://t.co/mkPo9kATRISo... while 2020 is highly unpredictable, I *definitely* did not expect to be nominated for an Emmy Award for our G… https://t.co/PDXs1zyblU
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressNever in her 30 year career has Nancy Pelosi faced another Democrat—until now. We’ve raised > $1 million, but are… https://t.co/y3zyaZsaBJ1️⃣Losing our house to foreclosure when I was 16 2️⃣Having to leave college due to financial need at 17 3️⃣Working… https://t.co/XjT752UXs4 @ShahidForChange How can we expect a country with a for-profit health non-care system to deliver anything resemblin… https://t.co/AoSl0ROl7K
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressIt’s 2020. Why are incumbents bragging about establishing yet another commission to study the social status of bla… https://t.co/U5aGW3FqXj
8/7
2020
Our system engineers brutality & senseless suffering, not anything even remotely resembling justice. https://t.co/rAREKgytFa @ShahidForChange The Progressive Challenger To Nancy Pelosi's Seat “Rents & mortgages are a real challenge....We co… https://t.co/TJKFrjn5aA
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressCould there be any more clear evidence that corporate capitalism is a mass death cult? The health insurance indust… https://t.co/jlcOJz6pIH @sfchronicle Everything is fine. Our leaders have this all under control. </sarcasm> Why is cost still a barrier… https://t.co/mTf2GNcNK6Listen to the voters: #MedicareForAll must be included in the DNC platform. Pass it on. https://t.co/VAgcWDzbPBVideo: 🎦This is why you should back #ShahidVSPelosi #M4A, #GreenNewDeal, #BlackLivesMatter, #HousingForAll, and a… https://t.co/O5HP9dsfHT
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for Congress @AnandWrites You’re right, though an even bigger locus of corruption entails plutocrats seizing the leadership of b… https://t.co/fO4sYvFaVDTo win her primary election in MO this week, @CoriBush had to overcome the substantial opposition of @SpeakerPelosihttps://t.co/rYk8gt0dG7 @TeamPelosi Of course Republicans don’t give a damn. They run on hate and vitriol. The disturbing part is *how lit… https://t.co/QYXR7CfTbA @SpeakerPelosi Thank you for raising your voice about Brandon‘s horrific experience. With all due respect, you can… https://t.co/XvyuCseJ2F @TeamPelosi Is that why you passed tax breaks for millionaires instead of rent and mortgage relief that would have… https://t.co/Yt9Ii27v7UWe need to #CancelTheRent, if only to enable an economic recovery and prevent a catastrophic wave of preventable ev… https://t.co/bqOUTmQYOkFactual Statements https://t.co/llaLwh6cyD
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for Congress“Bush is the 5th left-wing Democrat to oust an incumbent member of Congress from her party since the start of Trump… https://t.co/5TyIuuZKYzI had the honor of supporting Leonard’s former (late) lawyer, Carl Nadler, when he prepared for a hearing for Leona… https://t.co/rpC4bydtyD @SpeakerPelosi Omg ... debate @ShahidForChange !!
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressOur country is enduring thousands of preventable deaths *every day*. The scale of suffering has grown so massive t… https://t.co/cj4JWRaZfP
8/6
2020
@johncusack @donwinslow We aim to end Pelosi’s career on the same day, in order to finally enable progressive chang… https://t.co/WfgOzsiScl @EdMarkey We’re eager to build the consensus on H.R. 6515 to #CancelTheRent, as well as mortgage payments, while pr… https://t.co/mFkxdQanD3Our deepest condolences go to the City of Beirut, and the entire country of Lebanon, as they recover from yesterday… https://t.co/6QCTy5iCELPeople power beats the establishment machine. To beat Trump, Democrats need to reject corporate money and take a mo… https://t.co/OTWDskVkim
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressNo incumbents should think themselves safe—especially when they stand with institutions against the long overlooked… https://t.co/yk4Ptobzuk @TeamPelosi Yes, our criminal president is a maniac. He should have been removed from office—and *could* have been,… https://t.co/l08tT7k6ZnOnly a VP who supports #MedicareForAll is qualified to serve under the next President. https://t.co/cgmKx8XBUpHeadlines said I was the most vulnerable member of the Squad. My community responded last night and said our Squa… https://t.co/YDy5sHSDma
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressThe 2014 Ferguson uprising gripped the attention of our entire country. It presaged—under Obama—the militarized su… https://t.co/5R77Gn1CtC @RoKhanna To enable an election this November and preserve our Republic, we must #SaveTheUSPS from the right wing a… https://t.co/FHrU9DoWp3Some might say that asking follow-up questions is a requirement of ethical journalism—but that seems to be in short… https://t.co/aeVtpqS1RsCongrats @CoriBush @RashidaTlaib https://t.co/gUjEfvXZlT
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressTonight is an incredible night for the American left.
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressWe’re thrilled to celebrate Rashida’s re-election! Her return to the House suggests that the Squad will only expand… https://t.co/DBZlK05BXZBecause Democrats follow the edicts of Wall Street, rather than We the People. https://t.co/zMv9d77qWx“A pastor, Bush has always been community-minded. But the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson propelled her to think… https://t.co/fxctpZGq9W
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8/5
2020
Tell your friends in WA-6 to vote for @RebeccaforWA in the next 3 hours! https://t.co/39dM0kPrFt @mehdirhasan It would have been great if the impeachment saga had included charges related to Trump’s incompetence,… https://t.co/orP6jM8zRt @TeamPelosi @sfpelosi The plan that defeats it is called #MedicareForAll. You could bring it to the House floor fo… https://t.co/QoRROxNnAyMy experience with housing insecurity in my teens helped me understand the precarity that so many Americans are con… https://t.co/WkOmLBplCwmcgraths numbers should be alarming on what kind of outcome can occur when centrists/liberals put their coins in th… https://t.co/psBwm7RvR5
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for Congress @SteveJeeb @ProudSocialist MLK made a similar observation of allies he described as “the white moderate” in his ico… https://t.co/zsxEkHDztFWhat’s wrong with this picture? https://t.co/FajQHNdKJJ @HRC Marriage equality is here to stay, thanks to activists & organizers who forced the establishment to accept LGB… https://t.co/YUaLUUpWfJMarriage equality is indeed here to stay, thanks to activists & organizers who forced the political establishment t… https://t.co/9uPWHJchVoFrom my interview with @ShahidForChange, available now at https://t.co/bs2hAIhBgo https://t.co/VoHldmpkAh
Retweeted by 🌹Shahid Buttar for CongressCongress could #CancelTheRent and mortgage payments until the pandemic is over. But @SpeakerPelosi—a wealthy landl… https://t.co/4ab1PJNBFZThis is a thoughtful question, for which neither Republicans nor corporate Democrats can offer an unacceptable answ… https://t.co/9CLMMcSHexOur eviction protection laws in San Francisco set a national standard. Our city’s voice in Congress should be cham… https://t.co/B3cj9ZqACB
8/4
2020

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