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stated on March 24, 2020 in a campaign ad
Says Nancy Pelosi’s coronavirus bill includes “tax credits for solar and wind energy … retirement plans for community newspaper employees … $300 million for PBS … climate change studies” and more.
stated on February 26, 2020 in a CNN town hall
Says of President Donald Trump’s actions on the coronavirus: “No. 1, he fired the pandemic team two years ago. No. 2, he's been defunding the Centers for Disease Control.”
stated on February 23, 2020 in a Facebook post
“Trump’s farmer bailout is now twice the size of Obama’s GM bailout. The big difference is GM paid their bailout back — with interest.”
stated on February 13, 2020 in a Facebook post
“Trump just cut the scheduled federal pay raise, stating that he can’t do it now because of ‘serious economic conditions’ in America.”
stated on December 10, 2019 in a tweet
“Over the past two years, climate and weather disaster damage has cost the U.S. over $400 billion.”
stated on December 31, 2019 in social media posts
"California's Attorney General, Xavier Becerra is putting together plans to raise property tax revenue by eliminating the only thing keeping some people's property tax from sky rocketing, Prop 13."
stated on December 17, 2019 in a video posted on his presidential campaign’s social media accounts.
"I am very proud that I am the only candidate in the Democratic primary to have voted against all of Trump's defense budgets."
stated on December 1, 2019 in an interview
The U.S. spends "57 cents on the dollar on defense."
stated on September 23, 2019 in a Facebook post
Says Warren Buffett asked people to forward a chain email about the "Congressional Reform Act of 2019."
Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee
stated on September 29, 2019 in a tweet
Says Thom Tillis voted to support Trump’s emergency declaration to fund the border wall even though it would "raid $80 million from North Carolina."
stated on October 2, 2019 in a newspaper
Millionaires are eligible for food stamps, but "Donald Trump came along and decided to put a stop to it."
stated on August 16, 2019 in a Facebook post
Says the U.S. gives Israel "$3 billion annually" in aid and zero to Detroit.
stated on August 28, 2019 in a tweet
Says President Donald Trump has been "taking money Congress authorized to protect people facing disaster in order to indefinitely detain asylum seekers."
stated on August 5, 2019 in a Medium post
"The Trump Administration cut funding allocated to the Department of Homeland Security to combat white nationalism."
stated on May 28, 2019 in a press release
"It’s estimated that in 2018 alone, dead people received $1 billion in benefits from Medicare, Medicaid, social security payments, and federal pensions."
stated on May 8, 2019 in a tweet
Democrats "don’t want money" to go to the Florida Panhandle for Hurricane Michael aid
stated on April 9, 2019 in a candidate questionnaire
"Currently, 23 percent of our military's infrastructure is graded as 'poor' while 9 percent is 'failing.'"
stated on April 11, 2019 in a town hall
"There is $50 billion a year wasted in the Medicare program."
stated on April 4, 2019 in an interview
"For every dollar we spend on actual peace creation, we spend over $1,000 on ways to prepare for war."
stated on April 2, 2019 in a tweet
"Puerto Rico got 91 Billion Dollars for the hurricane, more money than has ever been gotten for a hurricane before."
The coronavirus relief bill: What’s in it for health care, governments and business
By Louis Jacobson • March 27, 2020
The Senate stimulus bill: What’s in it for you
By Louis Jacobson • March 26, 2020