Congresswoman Madeleine Dean (@RepDean )

Congresswoman Madeleine Dean

Bio Congresswoman serving Pennsylvania’s Fourth District - Montgomery and Berks Counties | Committees: @FSCDems & @HouseJudiciary | Courage is in the air
Location Montgomery County, PA
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Account created 30-04-2012 20:07:23
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iPhone : A crusader for change, Ida B. Wells organized economic boycotts as a tool to combat racial discrimination. Wells was an accomplished journalist & activist, reporting cases of racial injustice with pioneering journalism techniques that are still used today.

Twitter Web App : You did it! 👏👏👏👏

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The competition is stiff with 22 other dogs.

Can you help her win by voting at ahi.org/petcontest-201… and RT?

Thank you! pic.twitter.com/Tt4zAGfLQx

Twitter Web App : Today is Black Women's Equal Pay Day. Black women working full-time year-round earned just 61 cents for every dollar earned by white men. Black women deserve to be paid fairly for their work.

Retweet if you support #PaycheckFairness

#BlackWomensEqualPay
#EqualPayEqualWork

Twitter Web App : We hosted a discussion with leaders from the LGBTQ+ community, and I spent a great deal of time listening & learning from these leaders.

We must protect LGBTQ+ individuals from discrimination, and hate. The Senate must vote on the Equality Act & help us achieve true equality.

TweetDeck : This is a dangerous decision that harms the most vulnerable. Without Planned Parenthood in the Title X program, people who can’t find or can’t afford another reproductive health care provider may be left with nowhere to turn. #ProtectX #StandWithPP twitter.com/PPFA/status/11…

Twitter Web App : Over 160 days have passed since House Democrats passed 2️⃣ bills to #EndGunViolence--but Leader McConnell STILL REFUSES to act. How much longer must the senseless violence continue?

#EnoughIsEnough

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Twitter Web App : House Judiciary Committee will consider three gun control bills in early return from recess j.mp/33yS2nD

iPhone : Its very hard to tell the genuine nature of the Presidents belief on this issue.

Congresswoman Madeleine Dean reacts to Trumps public calls for background checks on gun purchases.

This is a question of our common humanity, she adds.

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Twitter Web App : I look forward to returning from recess early and to keep working on the epidemic of gun violence in our country.

I implore the Leader McConnell and Senator Pat Toomey to also return and get to work. Pick up our universal background check bills passed in February. Let's save lives. twitter.com/rollcall/statu…

Twitter Web App : It was great to tour the proposed sites for the King of Prussia rail extension with Chairwoman Val Arkoosh. This 4+ mile proposal will make a great difference for our regions economy & connectivity. I will be fighting for the necessary funding for this project in Washington.

Twitter Web App : Thank you Governor Tom Wolf for your leadership on tackling the epidemic of gun violence in Pennsylvania. These bold initiatives will help us fight this epidemic and significantly reduce the number of weapons of war on our streets. We must act now.

#EnoughIsEnough twitter.com/GovernorsOffic…

Twitter Media Studio : The Senate needs to come back now. They shouldve acted on the bills we passed in February.

1. Universal Background Checks Bill #HR8
2. Closing the Charleston Loophole #HR1112

We passed them more than 160 DAYS ago. Theyve been on recess since February as far as I can tell.

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