Washington, DC - United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), along with seven of her colleagues on the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), sent a letter to HELP Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) to reiterate a request that the Committee hold hearings to assess the challenges faced by the health and educational systems of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria. Joining Senator Warren in sending the letter were Senators Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Bob Casey (D-Pa.), Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisc.), Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), Tim Kaine (D-Va.), and Tina Smith (D-Minn.).
Today, State Senator Annette Taddeo released the following statement on the Trump administration’s new effort to strip health care and food assistance from thousands of Florida’s lawful immigrant families:
Miami, Fla– Today, Mayor Andrew Gillum proudly received the endorsement and support of the United Teachers of Dade. In a letter, the United Teachers of Dade, a union of over 30,000 teachers and education support professionals dedicated to advancing public education within Miami, recognized Mayor Gillum’s tireless commitment to protecting teachers and ensuring that Floridians have access to quality education.
Washington, D.C. - With less than 50 days until the 2018 midterm elections, voters are preparing to take to the polls in support of candidates committed to reducing gun violence in our country.