Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (@RepBonnie )

Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman

Bio Proudly serving the people of New Jersey’s 12th Congressional District. Proud #BlackWoman. Progressive Dem. Member of the #Resistance. Co-Chair of @CBWGCaucus.
Location New Jersey, USA
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Account created 08-01-2015 20:18:16
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Twitter Web App : Rest in Peace to Cokie Roberts as my prayers go out her family. She was a true pioneer and inspiration. Our country is better for having benefited from her service. twitter.com/NPR/status/117…

Twitter Web App : Wow. Hakeem Jeffries catches Lewandowski in a demonstrable lie regarding his comments about taking dictation for Trump

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Twitter Web App : In 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. called on America to guarantee a job to all people who want to work and are able to work.

Its time to make that vision a reality. Its time to provide a federal jobs guarantee for everyone who wants to work!

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Twitter Web App : "Congress shall have the Power... To declare War."

"No Person holding any Office of Profit or Trust under them shall, without the Consent of Congress, accept any present, Emolument, Office, or Title, of any kind whatever, from any King, Prince, or foreign State."

Twitter Web App : It's #ConstitutionDay! Here are a few clauses that come to mind for no particular reason:

"The House of Representatives... shall have the sole Power of Impeachment"

"No Money shall be drawn from the Treasury, but in Consequence of Appropriations made by Law."

Twitter Web App : We have two Town Halls coming up in the next few weeks: at the Plainfield Senior Center on Sept 30th and the Plainsboro Public Library on Oct 3rd.

Twitter Web App : This is so important. It's why we named it #HR1. Everything else in politics becomes cleaner and more democratic when we get money out politics and protect the right to vote. Leader McConnell it's been sitting on your desk since March. Give it a vote! #ForThePeople twitter.com/RepKatieHill/s…

Twitter Web App : There's a bill waiting to be heard that would address this very problem. The Employee Profit-Sharing Encouragement Act would say to executives "If you want to keep your deductions, start sharing in the profits your workers helped to produce." watsoncoleman.house.gov/newsroom/docum… twitter.com/citizenactionn…

Twitter Web App : This past year, I introduced the Employee Profit-Sharing Encouragement Act which would revoke tax deductions on executive compensation for the largest companies until they implement a profit sharing plan for their workers.
watsoncoleman.house.gov/newsroom/docum…

Twitter Web App : The @uaw workers took big cuts to save the auto industry 10 years ago which helped prevent catastrophe. They deserve respect and to be met with negotiations in good faith.
#UAWStrike

Twitter Web App : Our trans sisters deserve better. We have to do better for ALL Black women. We all deserve to valued. We all deserve to achieve our potential. We all deserve to be safe. twitter.com/MrDavidJohns/s…

Twitter Web App : Purdue Pharma played a dangerous game for decades making billions of dollars while ravaging communities across the country. Now it appears the family behind Purdue tried to cash in one last time before it declared bankruptcy. They cant get away with this!
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Twitter Web App : A civics lesson for President Trump: It is the United States Congress that decides whether we should use military force or go to war, not a foreign government. twitter.com/realdonaldtrum…