Thursday, April 22, 2021 6:20 PM EDT(updated every 5 minutes)
VP Kamala Harris urges Chicagoans to get the vaccine and to be safe: ‘In that way we will build back up’
Biden administration creates chaos at every turn
Refugee families, supporters and 124 elected official urge Biden to keep promise to up admissions
Tribes talk priorities with 'formidable guardian' Haaland
NY lawmakers, governor reach deal on late budget
Gov. Bill Lee blasts 'vaccine passports,' but Tennessee cities haven't proposed them
Our nation's essential workers and first responders have been heroes throughout this COVID-19 crisis. I introduced two bills yesterday to get federal essential workers the hazard pay they deserve and first responders the most modern equipment to do their jobs. https://t.co/cmwcbNGiHo
In case you missed it, I was recently a guest on Real America with @DanNewsManBall on OAN. One of the topics we discussed was House Democrats' attempts to pass a COVID-19 hate crimes bill. As I told Dan, this is an example of "political correctness on steroids." https://t.co/gSuDHST3N3
NEW: The Senate passed @maziehirono's COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act - a bill I supported to combat the surge of hate crimes targeted at Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. Hate has no place in our society and I urge the House to act on this bill ASAP. https://t.co/iG3bhP6Ko4
Pregnant women are more likely to become severely sick with COVID-19 than those who are not pregnant. According to @NEJM, pregnant women can safely protect themselves from severe cases of COVID-19 by receiving either the Pfizer or Moderna #COVID19vaccine https://t.co/f2F9hvsZJj
I’m proud to introduce the SIMPLE Plan Modernization Act with @SenatorCollins. Given this economic crisis caused by COVID-19, this bipartisan bill will make it easier for small business owners to support their employees in securing their financial future.
Crimes and threats of violence are not acceptable in this country and we condemn this violence against the Asian American and Pacific Islander community. Today I joined my colleagues in supporting the COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act in the Senate.