Ways & Means Committee (@WaysMeansCmte )

Ways & Means Committee

Bio Official twitter account for Ways & Means – senior committee with jurisdiction over health care, trade, taxes, and Social Security. Chaired by @RepRichardNeal.
Location Washington, DC
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Account created 14-04-2009 14:06:39
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Twitter Media Studio : Yvette is a caretaker to two young boys. She depends on comprehensive childcare services to help her get by. Her story is just one reason W&M Dems are fighting so hard for #paidfamilyleave.

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TweetDeck : Dems are pushing for the passage of historic tax relief legislation that prioritizes workers, families, and kids. Here’s a reminder of who benefitted from the Republicans’ egregious #TaxLaw: thehill.com/opinion/financ…

Twitter Media Studio : The #GOPTaxLaw’s #SALT cap is hurting teachers, schools, and students across the country. But dont take it from us - Ohio superintendent Dr. Paul Imhoff came before W&M to demand change earlier this year. Check it out:

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iPhone : The latest discriminatory policy from the #TrumpAdministration — this time, #LGBTQ people and pregnant women are paying a serious price. twitter.com/ACLU/status/11…

TweetDeck : If you worked hard and saved your entire life, you should not fear financial ruin in retirement. But that is what’s happening for over ONE MILLION Americans right now. W&M Dems stand with you – and we’ll keep fighting to protect your pensions. bit.ly/2XyFcBn

Twitter Media Studio : Tatum is a teacher, a veteran & a mother. She volunteers on the weekends & takes grad classes at night - and yet, she still struggles to get by. W&M Dems are putting families like hers first - and we wont stop fighting to make sure everyone has a shot at the American dream.

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Twitter Web App : Today marks 84 years of #SocialSecurity – a landmark, lifeline program that tens of millions of Americans count on every year. Ways & Means Dems will continue fighting to strengthen and expand this initiative.

Twitter Media Studio : No one should ever have to worry that they cant afford the care they need to get healthy - but that is whats happening. W&M Dems are committed to solving this problem.

iPhone : This is why the #SECUREAct is so important. It expands opportunities for Americans to increase their #retirement savings and improves the portability of lifetime income options from one plan to another. twitter.com/WaysMeansCmte/…

Twitter Web App : This is disgraceful – Ways & Means Dems will fight back against this latest discriminatory policy by the #TrumpAdministration. #RT if you’re with us. cnbc.com/2019/08/12/new…

TweetDeck : Take a moment and read this story. It speaks volumes about the desperate situation so many Americans face when it comes to rising healthcare costs. We must do better – Ways & Means will continue to take action on this crisis. wapo.st/2Tr96XT

Twitter Media Studio : There is a retirement security crisis in our country. Ways & Means Dems are committed to helping older Americans retire with the financial peace of mind they’ve earned.

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Twitter Web App : Remember when Republicans promised their #TaxLaw would prioritize middle-class families & working Americans over big banks & corporations? That's not happening. nyti.ms/2Z70pE4

Twitter Media Studio : Meet Cynthia: a proud Missourian and leader in the fight to end the multiemployer pension crisis. Here’s her story:

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Twitter Web App : The Trump Admin's plan to strip over 3 million Americans of food assistance is cruel & heartless – and undermines the SNAP program's success lifting nearly 200,000 Alabamians out of poverty each year. I'm calling on President Trump to reverse this disastrous plan!
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Twitter Web App : Millions of Americans live with a pre-existing condition – including almost 3 million right here in MA. Thanks to ACA, they’re protected from discrimination – but that will go away if Republicans win their anti-health care lawsuit. #ProtectOurCare

Twitter Web App : Yesterday I celebrated #NationalHealthCenterWeek at Holyoke Health with the awarding of a HHS.gov grant that will aid in the staffing and construction of their new Community Health Programs Department focused on treating #opioid use disorder. twitter.com/WWLP22News/sta…

Twitter Web App : “Barring action on a sweeping scale, the report said, climate change will accelerate the danger of severe food shortages.”

No more stalling – it’s past time to act on #climatechange. nyti.ms/2yLrUYr

Twitter Web App : Stories like these are heartbreaking – and they’re becoming all-too-common. Ways & Means Dems are working hard to bring down the cost of prescription drugs like insulin. bit.ly/2ZJYg1s