Amidst reports that President Trump plans to end DACA, here is a good thread on part of why it is so cruel.
1/ One of the reasons DACA recipients are now incredibly vulnerable: In deportation proceedings, the gov must prove someone is undocumented
— Betsy Woodruff (@woodruffbets) September 4, 2017
If you didn’t read the New Yorker article about Carl Icahn, I can’t recommend it strongly enough. Here is a Twitter thread from a U.S. Representative from NoVA that summarizes and links to the article. It just continues to amaze me that people who are down on their luck thought that Donald Trump was the guy who would help them. He wants to help himself and his family and friends. That is it.
Read it all, please.
A story you may have missed in the New Yorker last week uncovered massive corruption in the Trump Administration. Here's what happened. 1/ https://t.co/gDYrtu2bFa
— Rep. Don Beyer (@RepDonBeyer) August 24, 2017
(click through to see the whole thread)
Spent Juneteenth rereading ads taken out by formerly enslaved ppl searching for their family. Freedom was often accompanied by so much grief pic.twitter.com/bpvxAN74bu
— Clint Smith (@ClintSmithIII) June 19, 2017
Senator Kamala Harris continues to earn my respect as she continues to be disrespected by her “colleagues” on the Senate Intelligence Committee. To that point, here is the beginning of a tremendous Twitter thread. We might call it an evidence-based thread…
Not sure it's a big deal that @SenKamalaHarris gets interrupted more than her male colleagues during committee meetings? Here's some reading
— Shana Gadarian (@sgadarian) June 14, 2017
(As usual, click through to see the whole thread.)