John Lewis

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@AriBerman

Mitch McConnell already killed filibuster to steal 2 Supreme Court seats for Trump but he wants to keep it to block John Lewis Voting Rights Act

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@IndivisibleTeam

We are so close to reaching a real representative democracy! Tell your members of Congress to support the John Lewis Voting Rights Act: https://t.co/Kj0M56rG7M https://t.co/dHolflwW8u

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@SimaforTX

Thank you @BetoORourke and @PxPAmbassadors for bringing all the elected leaders, activist and volunteers together to fight for our democracy! We must: ✅Push for the Senate to pass For the People's Act and the John lewis Act ✅Speak against SB7 ✅register people to vote! https://t.co/2mdQEyhlJO

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@LetAmericaVote

The John Lewis Voting Rights Act would stop future racist anti-voter laws. But ONLY the #ForThePeopleAct can create a national standard of voter accessibility AND undo many of the anti-voter laws that have already passed. One is not a substitute for the other.

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@Sites4Congress

Hope you're all having a great weekend! Passing the For The People Act *and* the John Lewis Voting Rights Act is crucial to protecting American democracy.

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@ezralevin

Unfriendly reminder that McConnell opposes the For the People Act, the John Lewis VRA, and D.C. statehood. https://t.co/Yfz1g11FXi

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@WhipClyburn

Congress has the constitutional authority to determine how federal elections are conducted and protect the fundamental right to vote. That’s what #HR1 and the John Lewis Voting Rights Act do. https://t.co/kjGDLLTgHk

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@CNN

Fact check: Responding to a question about where he stands on the John Lewis voting rights bill, Senate Minority Leader McConnell omitted a bunch of key context, got at least one fact wrong and misleadingly described a top Democrat's comments on the issue. https://t.co/HE6TRGGdCn

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@katiehobbs

To stop Republican attacks on voting rights, Congress must pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act and the For the People Act right away. Read my latest in the @washingtonpost: https://t.co/JnotJnWS4H

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@CNNPolitics

Fact check: Breaking down Mitch McConnell's spin on the John Lewis voting rights bill https://t.co/9T5CSqWktt

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@TheDemocrats

We’ve seen nearly 400 anti-voter bills introduced this year—Republicans want to put up obstacles to voting across the country. We need the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act and the For the People Act to ensure every voice is heard.

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@donwinslow

HONOR JOHN LEWIS! SAVE DEMOCRACY. DEMAND @Sen_JoeManchin VOTE and help pass the #ForThePeopleAct !! https://t.co/vILoADDONK

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@ddale8

Sen. Mitch McConnell’s assertions about the voting rights bill named for John Lewis left out some key context, included some misleading spin, and got at least one fact wrong. A breakdown: https://t.co/bvTvwqj3YE

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@alfranken

Me on the John Lewis VR Act...McConnell: "It's against the law to discriminate in voting on the basis of race already, so I'm against it." Guess he's talking about the 15th Amendment. Mitch thinks there's been no discrimination in voting since 1870? https://t.co/NaykurAM1r

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@GarrettHaake

@MollyJongFast @laurenpeikoff @Sen_JoeManchin @POTUS @SenCapito Manchin told me pursuing S1 in a single-party fashion was a “disaster waiting to happen.” He wants to see something, preferably the John Lewis Voting Rights Act, passed in a bipartisan way.

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@JacksonLeeTX18

Now is time to go on offense by passing the For The People Act and John Lewis Voting Rights Act. I will be working shoulder to shoulder with Veep and pro-democracy forces in securing victory for the precious right to vote, the only right that is preservative of all other rights.

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@sethmoulton

We must guarantee the right to vote for every single American. We can start by abolishing the filibuster and passing the John Lewis Voting Rights Act into law. https://t.co/OLzXvudnSE

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@MollyJongFast

Yeah, seems like there’s an opportunity here for Bidenworld to get the John Lewis voting act passed https://t.co/XS0AIW4uEf

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@RevDrBarber

Manchin has suggested that he might support the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act but not the For The People Act. We must say, no, @Sen_JoeManchin, our democracy needs both, not either/or.

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@AriBerman

Failure to pass federal legislation protecting voting rights at end of Reconstruction led directly to Jim Crow & disenfranchisement of Black voters Similarly, failure to pass HR1 & John Lewis Voting Rights Act will allow GOP to undermine fair elections for next decade & beyond https://t.co/yEmGJpu6uU

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@sahilkapur

Joe Manchin tells @GarrettHaake in WV that he still doesn’t support S1 and prefers the John Lewis act for voting rights because it isn’t a partisan bill: “I think it’s a disaster waiting to happen if we go down that path of” one-party election reform that “separates us further.”

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@DemocracyDocket

ICYMI: VP Harris will lead the White House's effort to protect voting rights and work with Congress to pass #HR1 For The People Act & the John Lewis VRAA. Harris will also partner with organizations and the private sector to promote voting rights. https://t.co/nvaJQi6cAD

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@chrislhayes

I mean, find 10 GOP votes for the John Lewis Voting Rights Act or reinstating pre-clearance and that would be great! Let's do it! (Right now there is one (1) Republican vote for that) https://t.co/x2l0mvuRHe

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@AriBerman

Texas Dem Rep @TMFtx: "Breaking quorum is about the equivalent of crawling on our knees begging the president and the United States Congress to give us the For the People Act and give us the John Lewis Voting Rights Act" https://t.co/VaHDqPUxTY

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@LeaderHoyer

GOP efforts to make it harder for Texans to vote reaffirms the immediate need for the Senate to pass legislation to protect voting rights in our nation, including the #ForThePeopleAct & the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. I join in thanking Texas Dems for getting into good trouble. https://t.co/czu1ygooZJ

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@dsupervilleap

"Biden called out lawmakers in Congress — including two senators in his own party — for holding up action on voting bills. Invoking the words of the late Rep. John Lewis, Biden said the right to vote is 'precious.'” https://t.co/mmoRWhIDON

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@thehill

.@POTUS: "The House is also working on the John Lewis Voting Rights Act which is critical... to signify the importance of our efforts, today I'm asking Vice President Harris to help these efforts and lead them among her many other responsibilities." https://t.co/sBRUAFjWZf

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@HuffmanForNC

I understand that Sen. Joe Manchin supports the "John Lewis Voting Rights Act." #NewsFlash Mitch McConnell killed it in 2020. Congress passed #HR1 and is still working on the John Lewis Bill. We need both. #EndTheFilibuster

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@SenGaryPeters

With efforts underway in Michigan & across the U.S. to restrict voting rights, we must take action. I look forward to working w/ @VP & my colleagues to protect & strengthen voting rights. It starts w/ passing the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act & the #ForThePeople Act. https://t.co/cbX4DJBmiD

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@AriBerman

Failure to pass federal legislation protecting voting rights in 1890s led directly to Jim Crow & disenfranchisement of Black voters Similarly, failure to pass HR1 & John Lewis Voting Rights Act will allow GOP to undermine fair elections for next decade & beyond https://t.co/aYohGRzk9A

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@TheKingCenter

Call your senators: (202) 224-3121. Let’s get the For the People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act passed. Voting is not the only ingredient for social change, but it is a critical ingredient. Voter suppression cannot https://t.co/IxqoHiqMZp

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@RashidaTlaib

In Michigan, we are seeing a growing extremist view that communities like ours don't deserve access to voting. We must pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. This will be a challenge in the Senate where an extreme few use the racist filibuster to stop justice. End the filibuster. https://t.co/tyQLMkfSCc

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@MarkWarner

Voting rights are under attack. For the sake of our democracy, we must establish federal voting right protections by passing #HR1 and the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. https://t.co/NlHMyrpap8

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@ColinAllredTX

History books will be written about our democracy at this moment and we have the ability to decide the outcome. We can set national standards by passing HR1 & the John Lewis VRA or allow GOP-led legislatures to chip away at the core of American democracy. https://t.co/AQbTr2qsnS

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@amyklobuchar

Texas Democrats did what they needed to do: they stopped voter suppression legislation from advancing in their state. It’s time for the Senate to step up. The efforts to make it harder to cast a ballot aren’t over. We need the For the People Act & John Lewis Voting Rights Act.

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@CAPAction

"[John Lewis] called the right to vote precious, almost sacred. He said [it is] the most powerful nonviolent tool we have in a democratic society." —@POTUS https://t.co/BXwANJXwbl

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@KevinMKruse

I love the breathless cries of "Joe Biden eulogized Byrd when he died!" Right, and so did the NAACP and John Lewis. Maybe that tells you a little something about where Byrd ended up. https://t.co/ByA8fBFUvx

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@POTUS

We’re witnessing an all-out assault on our democracy — and we need to act swiftly to protect the sacred right to vote. We need the For the People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Act.

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@asmith83

“I call again on Congress to pass the For the People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act.” ⁦@POTUS⁩ https://t.co/2DicKaDUvD

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@LetAmericaVote

President Biden just called on Congress to pass the #ForThePeopleAct and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act

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@LondonWelshRFC

⏪Lions History @lionsofficial Seeing @LouisReesZammit with BIL this week we couldnt resist! Meet BIL No.1 South Africa 1968 (the original BIL) BIL No.3 South Africa 1974 Both sitting proudly in our John Dawes Room courtesy of John Taylor 1968 & Alun Lewis 1974 #lwfamily https://t.co/81lOUR6Z69

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@VedantPatel46

.@POTUS on Texas SB7: “It’s wrong & un-American. In the 21st century, we should be making it easier, not harder, for every eligible voter to vote”...”I call again on Congress to pass the For the People Act & the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act.” https://t.co/ZXBPHv2UbY

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@SimaforTX

The TX final voter suppression bill is out and it's worse than the original bills. ✅Call your Texas elected officials ✅Push for Senate to pass HR1 (For the People Act) and HR4 (John Lewis Act) https://t.co/ELKolV0lYe

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@CommonCause

Retweet if you agree with @POTUS that we need to protect our democracy & freedom to vote by passing the #ForThePeopleAct and John Lewis #VotingRights Advancement Act! https://t.co/dFYsqDavSO

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@mcpli

President Biden issues a statement on Texas’ omnibus elections bill (SB 7), renewing a call for Congress to pass the For the People Act (H.R. 1/S.1) and John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act (H.R. 4). #txlege #HR1 #S1 https://t.co/xDaLUsrrbI

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@RBReich

Mitch McConnell got rid of the filibuster to steal a seat on the Supreme Court, but he won't abolish the filibuster to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. That should tell you all you need to know.

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@Tarek_Fattal

FINAL - Boys hoops Open Division Sierra Canyon 60, St. John Bosco 46 Ramel Lloyd 25pts (four 3s); Amari Bailey & Shy Odom 12pts for SC. Lamaj Lewis 13 for SJB.

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@civilrightsorg

Congresswoman @CoriBush: “The John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act must be accompanied by H.R.1. It has to be.” https://t.co/TSHm4D7mZi

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@theMRC

As momentum for HR1 dies, Democrats are turning to HR4, known as the "John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act." It's a lot more of the same, just with a different coat of paint. https://t.co/21OLaeiJsF

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@RepNikema

Looking forward to joining tonight's tele-town hall with AG @EricHolder and @allontheline_ga to discuss #HR1 and upholding the legacy of Congressman John Lewis by making sure EVERYONE has equal access to the ballot box, no matter their ZIP code. https://t.co/kidwJ8cz8e

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@WeDemandJustice

We're not going to save American democracy by cutting deals with a party that doesn't want to save it. Abolish the filibuster. Pass HR 1 and the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. Make D.C. a state. Expand the Supreme Court.

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@IndivisibleTeam

The Voting Rights Act would only apply to future attempts to suppress the vote, so it's not a substitute for the For the People Act. We must pass both the John Lewis Voting Rights Act AND the For the People Act to ensure we have a functioning democracy: https://t.co/fMJXd7G7S4

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@RepJoeNeguse

In state after state, Republican legislatures are working overtime to suppress the vote. We need filibuster reform in the Senate to pass S. 1 and the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. Now.

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@fawfulfan

Honestly, I think we should table S1 for now and put up the John Lewis Act and the PRO Act on the calendar first. Manchin has endorsed both of those. We need to hammer home to him that he can't get anything *he* wants without bending on Senate rules, either. https://t.co/SeLFeREc3K

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@fawfulfan

Hey @JoeManchinWV — the GOP just blocked investigating an attack of their own workplace, even after Dems agreed to everything they demanded. If you think the filibuster will let you pass the PRO Act, the John Lewis Act, or anything else you endorsed, you're kidding yourself.

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@AriBerman

Mitch McConnell already killed filibuster to steal 2 Supreme Court seats for Trump But he wants to keep it to block Jan 6 commission & John Lewis Voting Rights Act

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@TheDemocrats

Republicans are introducing voter suppression bills in state legislatures across the country. Congress must pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act to protect the right to vote from their vile attacks.

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@BuildingBack_US

The freedom to vote is critical to a working democracy. Bills like this mean more unnecessary restrictions on voters' rights – especially for marginalized communities. We need to pass national standards like the For The People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. https://t.co/ruq5eIerxx

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@americansunited

#LGBTQ parents are 7 times more likely to be raising an adopted or foster child. No qualified parents should be rejected by a tax-funded foster care agency bc they can’t pass a religious test. Support the John Lewis #EveryChild Deserves a Family Act: https://t.co/KDrU3yIAkM https://t.co/srmCclLji4

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@BerniceKing

Call your senators: (202) 224-3121. Let’s get the For the People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act passed. Voting is not the only ingredient for social change, but it is a critical ingredient. Voter suppression cannot stand. https://t.co/8X2w82TN4y

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@JennaEllisEsq

Hot off the presses from @Heritage @Heritage_Action Enabling Partisan Federal Bureaucrats to Control State Election Laws: The Unnecessary and Unconstitutional John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act (H.R. 4) https://t.co/8pG8cvw0yv

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@Leahgreenb

The Republican Party has turned against democracy and we have an incredibly short window of time to make the reforms that might protect it. We need the #ForThePeopleAct and the John Lewis Voting Rights Act and we need them yesterday. https://t.co/RRrIKCV3ac

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@brianefallon

The Republicans are dragging out the infrastructure talks because they know the more clock they run down before Dems ultimately go it alone on infrastructure, the less time remains for Dems to push democracy reform bills, like S.1 and the John Lewis Act https://t.co/vD4GqWrLgi

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@family_equality

BREAKING: The John Lewis #EveryChild Deserves a Family Act has just been re-introduced in Congress by @SenGillibrand and @RepDannyDavis. This urgently needed legislation will end anti-LGBTQ+ discrimination in the child welfare system. https://t.co/UT9e8h52I5

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@Booker4KY

Our democracy hangs in the balance. Pass the For the People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. Let’s scrap the filibuster and get it done. https://t.co/XlC2HtSXKh

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@Glasgow_Live

Glaswegians have been left in stitches by a new John Lewis cuddly toy which has been given a very questionable name

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@HillaryClinton

To John Lewis, the effects of the protests following George Floyd’s murder were clear. “People will never, ever forget what happened and how it happened,” he said. ”And it is my hope that we are on our way to greater change." That’s my hope too. Don’t stop pushing.

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@mmpadellan

Republicans are AGAINST: - The COVID Relief Bill - The Infrastructure bill - John Lewis Voting Rights Act - George Floyd Policing Act - January 6th Commission What exactly are they FOR?

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@MadisonSiriusXM

Agree or disagree? Congressman John Lewis should have been honored by renaming the Edmund Pettus Bridge while he was still alive.

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@peoplefor

John Lewis was willing to put his life on the line for voting rights & he spent his congressional career fighting to protect & expand these rights. Sign to urge Congress to pass the #JohnLewisVotingRightsAct to protect the freedom to vote for everyone! ➡️ https://t.co/DKKCh4Q33T https://t.co/McyoRpaCYD

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@civilrightsorg

“John Lewis...dedicated his life to expanding and protecting the right to vote. He was attacked for it. And he was elected, in part, to help preserve it. He ultimately helped write part of the bill that Democrats are now pushing to enact.” #ForThePeopleAct https://t.co/08MKHtre1s

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@AthenaSalman

#SB1485, signed yesterday, strikes at the heart our freedom to vote & civil rights. Community leaders in AZ are calling on @SenMarkKelly & @SenatorSinema to follow in the late Congressman John Lewis' footsteps by abolishing the Jim Crow Filibuster & passing the #ForThePeopleAct! https://t.co/WvwjVSV4Su

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@SenGaryPeters

Bills in Michigan and across the country are being considered and enacted to make it harder to vote. As the late John Lewis said, “your vote is precious, almost sacred.” He was right. After marking up the #ForThePeopleAct, the Senate must pass this critical legislation ASAP.

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@ZachMontellaro

Manchin told @rachelvscott he'd support the John Lewis Voting Rights Act, which would restore preclearance requirements to the 1965 Civil Rights Act that were neutered by SCOTUS in 2013 ... with the added wrinkle that he'd support nationwide preclearance! https://t.co/1mjyO648Kt https://t.co/m5GDlATGFM

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@kai_newkirk

“I don’t know if @kyrstensinema has put her life on the line for voting rights. I know her hero John Lewis did.” Powerful statement from @AthenaSalman at coalition press conference calling on Sinema and Kelly to end the Jim Crow filibuster and pass voting rights law now. https://t.co/pbiXtOhm5o

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@TheRaDR

So about that filibuster and the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act.... https://t.co/K47SPH4kNB

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@CNNPolitics

Sen. Joe Manchin won't support For the People Act, says path forward is John Lewis Voting Rights Act https://t.co/L44TJZ1TZS

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@SenatorLeahy

My friend and hero John Lewis used to say that the right to vote is sacred. He was so right, and that’s why I know we’ve got to get the #ForThePeople Act passed in the Senate and signed into law as quickly as possible.

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@briantylercohen

NEW: Manchin will not back the For the People Act amid a raft of Republican state-level efforts to restrict voting access, suggesting instead using the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. https://t.co/zA8CSgdJdD

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@BradleyWhitford

The assault on democracy didn’t end 1/6. It emboldened the insurrectionist @GOP to attack our most fundamental right in statehouses across the USA. D’s must prioritize HR1 and the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act. Democracy has always been the hill patriots are willing to die on.

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@CongressmanRaja

Rep. John Lewis: "Freedom is not a state; it is an act. It is not some enchanted garden perched high on a distant plateau where we can finally sit down and rest. Freedom is the continuous action we all must take, and each generation must do its part” https://t.co/O0CeyneKrI

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@TheDemocrats

We’ve seen more than 300 voter suppression laws introduced across the country. It’s Jim Crow 2.0. We must pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act to protect the right to vote. RT if you agree.

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@ReverendWarnock

Arizona just passed a law that could kick 125,000 people off of the PERMANENT Early Voting List. We’re seeing a nationwide effort to subvert our democracy. We have to pass the For The People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act.

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@civilrightsorg

.@Wade4Justice: “It’s time for Congress to pass the For the People Act, the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, and the Washington, DC Admission Act. These bills are necessary to ensure that all Americans...can safely and freely cast their ballots.” #JohnLewisActionDay https://t.co/KEeVEvJG4T

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@IndivisibleTeam

A real representative democracy is within our reach—but we must demand it. Contact your members of Congress and tell them to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act: https://t.co/Kj0M56rG7M https://t.co/ALQLH71l2Y

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@civilrightsorg

For democracy to work for all of us, it must include all of us. Now is the time to raise your voice and demand that lawmakers protect our freedom to vote. On #JohnLewisActionDay, tell Congress to honor John Lewis and finally restore the Voting Rights Act: https://t.co/Z8uPxOFJ99 https://t.co/6hfx1S16hF

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@WhenWeAllVote

Today, as elected officials try to attack our democracy and our right to vote, we’re taking action. Join a Votercade near you, and help us pass the #ForThePeopleAct, the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, and #DCStatehood: https://t.co/Zs3FZD9Ko9 https://t.co/jLaSdLHThx

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@civilrightsorg

TOMORROW: Join activists in 150+ cities across the nation for the #JohnLewisActionDay as we build momentum for the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, the For the People Act, and #DCStatehood. Here’s how to get involved. #VotingRightsActionDay https://t.co/Z0JL3tvuvt

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@RepBarbaraLee

Exactly why we must abolish the filibuster and get H.R.1 and the John Lewis Voting Rights Act to @POTUS desk for a signature. https://t.co/ZatHgtHv8v

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@PattyMurray

There are few more powerful tools to enact change in our country than the right to vote—& it’s under attack by Republicans across the nation. We must do everything we can to carry Rep. John Lewis’s work forward & strengthen voting rights to ensure power lies with the people.

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@ColinAllredTX

The Texas House has passed restrictions to make voting more difficult for Texans. This is unacceptable, and though we will fight this in court, it is more important than ever that the Senate pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act and HR1. Watch my interview with @OutFrontCNN. https://t.co/KdPrbrLp6r

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@BlackVotersMtr

We’re here with BVM’s Alabama State Coordinator, Arnee, on the importance of the John Lewis Day of Action In Alabama. #BlackVotersMatter ✊

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@lewis_goodall

Scottish Education Sec John Swinney tells BBC Breakfast: “We will take forward the legislation to have a legal referendum.”

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@RepBonnie

We need to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act and the For The People Act to protect the right to vote for all Americans. https://t.co/Zx7Rf8b0Jt

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@michaeljohns

Mentioned in #Biden's "National Proclamation on National Day of Prayer": "racial injustice," "child labor," "climate change," and "Congressman John Lewis." Not mentioned? "God": https://t.co/8i3YYsieew #Christian #Jewish #Muslim #religion #prayer #faith

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@texasdemocrats

“We MUST pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act — if Texas Republicans want to suppress the vote, then we will take it up with them in D.C.” — @JulianCastro #txlege https://t.co/egmmY73XzE

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@RepMaxineWaters

John Lewis may have passed, but his legacy lives on! I join with many others on this day of action. As voting rights across the country are attacked, we must act to protect the civil rights of millions of Americans. #EndTheFilibuster, pass legislation, & make good trouble!

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@kylegriffin1

The Alabama legislature has passed a bill to name a portion of U.S. Highway 80, from Selma to Montgomery after the late civil rights icon and congressman, John R. Lewis. https://t.co/2I6dpVkSZb

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@rorybremner

They came for the BBC, and I did nothing. They came for the judiciary, and I did nothing. Then they came for John Lewis...

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@MrHarryCole

Keir Starmer has turned up at John Lewis... https://t.co/PKZ10Tx4Jz

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@PippaCrerar

Keir Starmer turns up at John Lewis. Shows he’s got a sense of humour. Pic via @GettyImages https://t.co/75jmFGSlS4

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@liamyoung

Exposing Tory corruption and incompetence should have started when it was evident their Covid-19 plan was going to lead to 150,000+ deaths. Popping up in John Lewis and preaching about the Nolan Principles (which nobody knows of) ain’t gonna cut it.

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@ColinAllredTX

The constant attacks on Texans' right to vote must end. It should be simple, and easy for every eligible Texan to vote. It's why we must pass into law the John Lewis Voting Rights Act and HR1. https://t.co/ekMh9ba3MY

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@haveigotnews

Keir Starmer poses with wallpaper in the home and garden section of John Lewis, before heading over to the fence panels for a quick sit down.

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@MPIainDS

Iain Duncan Smith brands Keir Starmer's John Lewis wallpaper visit 'ludicrous stunt' https://t.co/onsFjn3Sec

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@NatashaC

Keir Starmer trolling Boris Johnson by looking at wallpaper in John Lewis (Christopher Furlong/Getty Images) https://t.co/WXH0Tcj2rv

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@DawnButlerBrent

Boris Johnson's flat refurbishment reportedly cost up to £200k. £200k is also the amount the UK Government initially gave St Vincent and the Grenadines, who are suffering from the devastation caused by the volcano eruption. John Lewis furniture could have waited.

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@AriBerman

SEVEN GOP-controlled states have already passed new laws making it harder to vote this year: FL GA IA AR MT WY UT If Dems don’t pass For the People Act & John Lewis Voting Rights Act GOP will undermine democracy for next decade & beyond https://t.co/zsoczg7kYK

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@hugolowell

DNC chair Jaime Harrison says on MSNBC that if Republicans want to filibuster the John Lewis Voting Rights Act, let them stand, let their feet bleed and “let the American people see that they are filibustering.”

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@darrengrimes_

Sir Keir Starmer went to John Lewis to look at the wallpaper to remind us all of Boris. Perhaps Boris should sit on a fence to remind us all of supine Sir Keir?

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@marceelias

True! Tell Congress to pass HR1/S1 and the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. https://t.co/VzMUWx4Tu7

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@kylegriffin1

DNC Chair Jaime Harrison: "If folks want to filibuster the John Lewis Voting Rights Act, let them stand up in the well of the floor, put on some Depends, let their feet bleed or whatever, and let the American people see that they are filibustering." @MSNBC

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@joncoopertweets

DNC Chair @harrisonjaime: “If folks want to filibuster the John Lewis Voting Rights Act, let them stand up in the well of the floor, put on some Depends, let their feet bleed or whatever, and let the American people see that they are filibustering."

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@SenGillibrand

State legislatures across the country have introduced hundreds of voter suppression bills targeting communities of color. We need to pass the #VoterEmpowermentAct to protect the right to vote for all. https://t.co/Gf5sJwMEpJ

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@maxberger

One way to honor MLK's legacy would be to end the Jim Crow filibuster and pass the John Lewis Civil Rights Act. https://t.co/0gWd05FIyJ

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@civilrightsorg

“John Lewis...dedicated his life to expanding and protecting the right to vote. He was attacked for it. And he was elected, in part, to help preserve it. He ultimately helped write part of the bill that Democrats are now pushing to enact.” #ForThePeopleAct https://t.co/08MKHtre1s

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@CongressmanRaja

John Lewis spent his life fighting for those who did not have a voice. Even after his death, he is still sharing his story and teaching new generations about standing up for what is right. https://t.co/3742kuNuHO

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@TorreySmithWR

Imagine believing that what happened to Emmett Till, Rosa Parks, John Lewis, and whoever else you want to name was only about politics. That’s some ignorant

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@civilrightsorg

From a gutted Voting Rights Act to voter purges and Jim Crow-era disenfranchisement laws, the freedom to vote is under assault. The Senate must pass the #ForThePeopleAct and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act immediately. This can’t wait any longer. #WeDemandDemocracy

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@IndivisibleTeam

If turned into law, the John Lewis Voting Rights Act would be a crucial protection against racist voter suppression tactics while strengthening our electoral system as a whole. https://t.co/PDHtOGGKUl

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@ajc

Children of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. , the Rev. C.T. Vivian and U.S. Rep. John Lewis discuss "an opportunity missed." https://t.co/xxJSRPdg3v

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@HuffPostPol

Democrats' big reform bill contains 300 pages expanding voting rights that were written by the late civil rights leader. https://t.co/8G0DCplgUh

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@TheKingCenter

‘The Latest Risks to Voting Rights,’ a piece in the @ajc by @BerniceKing (daughter of #MLK), Al Vivian (son of #CTVivian) and John-Miles Lewis (son of #JohnLewis): https://t.co/UZIpJlDHuJ https://t.co/7vTNnUwMt4

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@bluestein

In an @ajc op-ed, the daughter of MLK, son of C.T. Vivian and son of John Lewis urge corporations to use “their considerable lobbying influence to stop voter suppression laws in other states and ensure the passage of the federal voting rights legislation.” https://t.co/IZrmxDvNP1

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@SenJackyRosen

The #ForThePeople Act and the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act will fortify the sacred right to vote as it’s under attack across the country.

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@SenatorWarnock

We cannot afford to go backward, and that means we have to go bold with legislation like the John Lewis #VotingRightsAct and the For the People Act. I’m urging my colleagues to come together to strengthen and protect our sacred right to vote.

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@BerniceKing

‘The Latest Risks to Voting Rights,’ a piece in the @ajc by me (daughter of #MLK), Al Vivian (son of #CTVivian) and John-Miles Lewis (son of #JohnLewis): https://t.co/NLsRYF2Y7K https://t.co/7dFCB7lAvN

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@JuddLegum

@ATT 2. For example, @ATT posted a four-minute video to its corporate website documenting a trip that employees took to Selma, Alabama to honor John Lewis and others that fought for the right to vote https://t.co/rX5e4iByKb https://t.co/uqjpP3WJMv

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@JuddLegum

@ATT 3. In a corporate blog post last summer, AT&T acknowledged the role that corporations play in achieving justice, again citing the work of John Lewis as an example https://t.co/rX5e4iByKb https://t.co/6bA7lE7xsl

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@IndivisibleTeam

Activists across the nation are taking part in the John Lewis Mobilization Town Hall tomorrow to bring awareness to the John Lewis Voting Rights Day of Action. Join us to protect and preserve our democracy: https://t.co/L6LpK8IPb2 https://t.co/WmQoCcU2Xb

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@POTUS

I urge Congress to pass the For the People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. We need to make it easier for all eligible Americans to access the ballot box and prevent attacks on the sacred right to vote.

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@JulieOliverTX

Last summer, @ATT acknowledged the work of John Lewis as an example toward achieving justice. In the last three years, AT&T has donated $574,500 to Abbott, Patrick, and the sponsors of Texas' voter suppression bills. https://t.co/31Ic6DSojV

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@TheKingCenter

‘A Call to Conscience’ Open letter to corporate leaders and lawmakers from King Center CEO, @BerniceKing (daughter of #MLK), John-Miles Lewis (son of #JohnLewis), and Al Vivian (son of #CTVivian) re: #voter #suppression laws: https://t.co/4vmxcqS8uj https://t.co/eL0lcNycDg

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@sarahkendzior

"Fortunately, there are remedies to our problems: 1) Kill the filibuster 2) Pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act 3) Change the political culture of expectation and make demanding accountability the norm But the Dems are not pursuing them quickly enough." https://t.co/QfqnXc8EEj

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@IndivisibleTeam

TODAY: Activists across the nation are taking part in the John Lewis Mobilization Town Hall to bring awareness to the John Lewis Voting Rights Day of Action. Join us to protect and preserve our democracy: https://t.co/L6LpK8IPb2 https://t.co/3hfjkFTNID

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@dellcam

AT&T has donated $574,500 to sponsors of Texas voter suppression bills over the past three years, meanwhile churning out PR campaigns trying to link its brand to voting rights activists like John Lewis -- @JuddLegum & @tesszeeks report: https://t.co/fP0qdIVifb

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@SenJeffMerkley

John Lewis called the right to vote “sacred.” But in 2021 alone, 361 voter suppression bills have been introduced across 47 states. We can protect his legacy—and our sacred right to vote—by passing the #VoterEmpowermentAct as part of the #ForThePeople Act. https://t.co/ZbKiUyE24Y

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@ChristopherHahn

Pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act and HR 1. https://t.co/apPlEnCaL7

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@RBReich

We must counter the GOP’s Jim Crow tactics. We do that by 1) Ending the filibuster 2) Passing the For the People Act 3) Passing the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. Do it now, Dems.

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@kylegriffin1

A new graphic novel by late Rep. John Lewis will be released this summer. The book, 'Run: Book One,' continues Lewis' story and recounts the "struggles seen across the United States after the Selma voting rights campaign." https://t.co/mCVyJqF5Vf

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@RepJayapal

With the filibuster in place, Mitch McConnell is able to hold up popular, necessary, and urgent legislation like the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act, the Equality Act, and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. It’s time to eliminate it. https://t.co/3zfxEmBpo7

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@staceyabrams

Corporations must: 1. Speak out forcefully against voter suppression bills 2. Urge Congress to pass the For The People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act 3. Help voters get the ID they need Go to https://t.co/rvWPJO0w5I for information on how to join the fight.

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@SenatorBaldwin

With voting rights under attack in Wisconsin and across the country, I support passing the #ForThePeople Act and John Lewis #VotingRightsAct to stop voter suppression efforts, protect voting rights and strengthen our democracy. https://t.co/PjIcSngAgm

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@AriBerman

41 GOP senators representing 21% of US can block bills like S1 supported by 68% of Americans that would expand voting access for tens of millions If Dems don't end filibuster to pass S1 & John Lewis Voting Rights Act minority rule will get much worse https://t.co/lMiJNxn4kl

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@AriBerman

With GOP pushing 253 new voter suppression bills in 43 states, For the People Act & John Lewis Voting Rights Act represent "once-in-a-century moment to protect people’s right to vote" @amyklobuchar tells me https://t.co/YGMlQntd6Q

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@SenatorBaldwin

Voting rights should not be a partisan issue, but Senate Republicans can’t give up promoting Trump’s conspiracy theories and his big lie that the election was stolen from him. It wasn’t, he lost fair and square. Now let’s pass the #ForThePeople Act and John Lewis #VotingRightsAct https://t.co/hUnvw8JlU3

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@RevDrBarber

Don’t think Manchin & Sinema can’t vote against S1 & the John Lewis VRA bill. They’ve already proven by stopping $15/hr they can vote against over 40 million poor & low-income workers & against 40+% of all Black workers. This is what systemic racism looks like.

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@JoyceWhiteVance

Ted Cruz says the bill will “register every one of these illegal aliens” - he says there are “millions of them” & says that’s the Democrat’s intent. John Lewis is frowning down. This is just shrill theater, unhinged from the realities of who votes & whose votes are suppressed.

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@civilrightsorg

.@EricHolder is right: “Taken together, the For the People Act & the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act represent the greatest pieces of civil rights legislation since 1965 & are badly needed reforms that will strengthen our democracy.” We need both – now. #ForThePeopleAct https://t.co/3XYNQNS2Yf

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@Mike_Fabricant

The Exec Chair of John Lewis - who has never before run a business, let alone retail - announced further closures in Ashford, Basingstoke, Aberdeen, Peterborough, York,Chester, Tunbridge Wells and Sheffield. It’s as if @JohnLewisRetail had been bought by a firm of asset strippers

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@ChristopherHahn

There aren’t two legitimate sides to the Big Lie. Republican legislatures are using these lies as justification to limit voting rights across America. #EndTheFilibusterNow no lie deserves unlimited debate. Pass #HR1 and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act

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@PoliticsWolf

Passing #HR1/#S1 (the For the People Act) & the John Lewis Voting Rights Act is only the beginning for protecting our democracy. If we don't also reform the court system, GOP partisans on the judiciary will strike down their provisions to continue enabling GOP voter suppression https://t.co/JVmH4HHrGd

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@AriBerman

Senate holding first hearing today on For the People Act, most important democracy reform bill since Voting Rights Act S1 + John Lewis VRA would stop GOP voter suppression "This is once-in-a-century moment to protect right to vote" says @amyklobuchar https://t.co/YGMlQntd6Q

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@SenatorWarnock

Senate rules cannot take priority over the very foundation of our democracy. It is past time to pass the John Lewis #VotingRightsAct and the For the People Act.   All options must be on the table in order to do so.

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@ChristopherHahn

Mitch McConnell can't regain power if all American's can easily vote. That's why he will do everything he can to stop HR 1 & The John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. Don't let him. #EndTheFilibusterNow

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@SenatorWarnock

Everywhere you turn, there’s another attack on voting rights—from limiting weekend voting to curtailing ballot drop boxes to restricting absentee voting & so much more.   Time is of the essence. We must pass the John Lewis #VotingRightsAct & the For the People Act now.

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@BillyBaldwin

GOP can’t win unless they close the border. GOP can’t win if AZ, TX, GA & FL turn blue. GOP can’t win if DC & PR become states. GOP can’t win if the John Lewis Voting Rights Act & HR1 are passed. GOP can’t win without a filibuster. Voter disenfranchisement is all they have left.

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@guyverhofstadt

Scandalous behavior by the Police at #SarahEverard vigil ! But ...”never be afraid to make some noise and get in good trouble, necessary trouble" - John Lewis https://t.co/4duANXxgHu

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@staceyabrams

This is why Congress must pass the For the People Act to safeguard critical protections, and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, which will re-establish Federal oversight to guard against racial discrimination in voting.

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@RepNikema

We played by their rules & won in 2020. Now GA State legislators want to make it harder for people to vote. Our democracy is not a political game. Read my op-ed w/ @VoterCenter on protecting the right to vote & upholding John Lewis' legacy by passing #HR1. https://t.co/AAKabxmeqn

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@LuluForTexas

How many times do we have to say this: THERE WAS NO ELECTION FRAUD. Stop lying to Texans. Time to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act ⏱ https://t.co/hHAbbJRyiZ

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@JimSwiftDC

On today's @BulwarkOnline podcast, @JessicaHuseman joins @SykesCharlie to discuss H.R. 1, the The John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, and the GOP’s problem with not-so-subtly telegraphing white nationalism. https://t.co/5kv5sifeup https://t.co/K751u6DzwW

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@AriBerman

56 years ago today LBJ introduced Voting Rights Act before Congress & said "We Shall Overcome" But now GOP pushing 253 new voter suppression bills in 43 states after gutting VRA This is why HR1 & John Lewis Voting Rights Act so important https://t.co/lMiJNxn4kl

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@peoplefor

Purging of voter rolls, closing down polling stations, efforts to sabotage mail-in voting - voting rights are under attack and we must demand that Congress act to protect them. Sign to urge Congress to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act! ➡️ https://t.co/DKKCh4Q33T https://t.co/TEDDlG2SCI

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@AriBerman

John Lewis & MLK watched LBJ's speech introducing VRA in Selma, where Lewis brutally beaten 8 days earlier on Bloody Sunday. First time he'd ever seen MLK cry "To hear Lyndon Johnson say, ‘And we shall overcome,’ it was beautiful" Lewis told me when I wrote Give Us the Ballot https://t.co/4KWqReZlDh

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@premierleague

@budfootball The other @budfootball King of the Match winners

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@RepJayapal

The GOP is using their Big Lie (which literally incited an insurrection) to try and limit voting rights. We must pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act to stop their dangerous attempt at suppressing the votes and voices of the people. https://t.co/hmcM3VFyjO

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@AriBerman

After gutting Voting Rights Act to unleash wave of new voter suppression in states like GA & TX, GOP now trying to kill what's left of law & pass 253 new voting restrictions This is why Dems need to pass HR1 & John Lewis Voting Rights Act https://t.co/ooQOAJD7X2

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@RoKhanna

If we want to truly reform our democracy and ensure every American’s voice is heard, we must pass #HR1 and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. And to do that, we must abolish the filibuster.

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@ChristopherHahn

Kill the filibuster. Pass HR 1 and the John Lewis Voting Rights Enhancement Act. Admit Puerto Rico and DC as our 51st and 52nd States. End voter suppression, partisan Gerrymandering and save our republic from future would-be tyrants.

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@Leahgreenb

This is huge, it's happening everywhere where Republicans hold power, and it's going to have massive implications for our democracy. We need the For the People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Act passed into law and we need them yesterday. https://t.co/LVA0WTsOuM

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@OfficialMLK3

Today, I call on all of you to get in good and necessary trouble. Last week, the House passed the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. Now, we must hold our Senate accountable to the people. Call your Senators and tell them that we must pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. https://t.co/3M41bnP2Tm

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@OfficialMLK3

Let's create an America where all Americans have the equal right and opportunity to vote. @SenateDems and @SenateGOP, I implore you to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act.

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@JohnnyCash

“The man known to the world as Johnny Cash was born here, in the home of his grandparents, John Lewis and Rosanna Hurst Rivers, on February 26, 1932.” A marker now stands in Kingsland, Arkansas to commemorate the birthplace of The Man in Black

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@robreiner

What a pleasure to see our Government working again. Now if we get rid of the filibuster and pass The John Lewis Voting Rights Act, it will continue to work for all Americans.

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@ezralevin

It's #FilibusterFriday! Unless Senate Dems act decisively, here's some legislation that will die at the hands of McConnell's Jim Crow veto: -For the People Act -John Lewis Voting Rights Act -DC statehood -Protecting the Right to Organize Act -Bipartisan Background Checks Act https://t.co/bZnGSIDxGj

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@TomSteyer

Pass #HR1. Pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. Protect the vote and expand access.

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@common

"Though I may not be here with you, I urge you to answer the highest calling of your heart and stand up for what you truly believe." Rep. John Lewis. https://t.co/eDi8GDf2pf

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@AriBerman

Onslaught of “Jim Crow in suit and tie” GOP voter suppression bills in AZ GA FL etc exactly why Dems need to abolish filibuster to pass HR 1 & John Lewis Voting Rights Act https://t.co/ooQOAJD7X2

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@SenatorWarnock

The right to vote is at the very heart of who we are as American people.    All options must be on the table in order to successfully pass key legislation like the John Lewis #VRAA & the For the People Act. We cannot delay a moment longer. https://t.co/sKBgwgoXGI

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@robreiner

We have one more bite at reconciliation. We can use it for the Build Back Better infrastructure bill. But if we want true Democracy, we must pass HR-1 and John Lewis voting rights. To do that, the filibuster has to go!

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@ReverendWarnock

Proud to fight alongside @StaceyAbrams to protect voting rights. She’s right, we need to pass the For The People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act to ensure everyone has access to the polls. https://t.co/Kf3b4pIeUe

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@JoyAnnReid

No one who backs the “big lie” about the 2020 election, who voted to overturn the election in congress, or who is working to legislate away voting rights at the state level or delete them through the federal courts should be uttering John Lewis’ name today. https://t.co/1f9KI2uCc5

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@RBReich

“I gave a little blood on that bridge in Selma. I almost died. Some of my friends and colleagues were murdered. I'm not asking any of you to give any blood. I'm just asking you to go and vote like you've never voted before." —Rep. John Lewis

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@VP

No right is as fundamental as the right to vote and to have that vote counted. Those who marched in Selma knew that. John Lewis knew that. Today, on the 56th anniversary of the Edmund Pettus Bridge crossing, @POTUS signed an Executive Order making it easier to register to vote.

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@SallyQYates

56 years ago, John Lewis led the march across Edmund Pettus Bridge to demand full citizenship. We honor his courage and sacrifice by actively protecting the vote he fought to secure.#BloodySunday

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@RepTimRyan

Pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. yes yes yes

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@VP

56 years ago, hundreds of peaceful protesters, including John Lewis, attempted to cross Edmund Pettus Bridge. They were beaten and tear-gassed by State Troopers, but they didn't give up. Today, we honor these heroes who secured voting rights for everyone and continue their fight.

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@POTUS

It’s time we pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act and ensure every eligible American can make their voice heard at the ballot box.

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@RBReich

End the filibuster and pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. Do it immediately.

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@JeffreyGuterman

John Lewis beaten by an Alabama state trooper in Selma, Alabama on this date March 7 in 1965. Photo credit: AP. #OTD https://t.co/NdobBwpIwV

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@benandjerrys

The work continues. Tell Congress to strengthen the Voting Rights Act and pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. https://t.co/5glWazacBf

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@SenatorWarnock

Your vote is your voice, and on this 56th anniversary of Bloody Sunday, we remember John Lewis and all of the brave women & men who sacrificed so that future generations could use their voice. We must continue building on their legacy to protect & expand the right to vote. https://t.co/sN2lpjCYyv

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@AnandWrites

“Before he passed, Jill and I spoke with John, Congressman Lewis. But instead of answering our concerns about him, 'how are you doing, John,' he asked us to stay focused on the work left undone to heal and to unite this nation around what it means to be an American.” https://t.co/Fo9fURyIE0

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@AriBerman

On March 7 1965 John Lewis brutally beaten marching for voting rights on Bloody Sunday in Selma 56 years later Republicans have introduced 253 new voter suppression laws in 43 states This is why we need to pass John Lewis Voting Rights Act & For the People Act https://t.co/oarNnaBfeJ

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@ninaturner

Tomorrow is the 56th anniversary of Bloody Sunday. I can’t think of a more meaningful way to honor the legacy of John Lewis than by abolishing the filibuster and passing the most significant democracy reforms since the Voting Rights Act.

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@brianbeutler

Given a choice between Reid and Schumer, I’d pick Reid, but something I believe in my bones: If Schumer figures out a way to moot the filibuster and pass HR1 and the John Lewis Act, he’ll go down as the greatest congressional leader since LBJ. Either party, either chamber.

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@Yamiche

On this day 56 years ago in Selma, Ala., late civil rights leader Rep. John Lewis almost died trying to get America to treat black people and all people fairly. Decades later, in his final words, he left us with the language to honor him. Read them often. https://t.co/mi6lJE60bR

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@civilrightsorg

This year’s #BloodySunday commemoration is the first without civil rights legends Congressman John Lewis, Rev. Joseph Lowery, Rev. C.T. Vivian, and Bruce Boynton, who all passed away in 2020. We remember and honor them – today and always. #Selma56

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@ReverendWarnock

On March 7, 1965 John Lewis and 600 other brave Americans risked their life and shed their blood fighting for the right to vote. 56 years later, and the struggle continues. Let's honor their legacy by passing the #ForThePeopleAct & the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act.

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@CoryBooker

We drink deeply from wells of freedom & liberty that we did not dig. Thinking today of the giants who came before us, marching toward justice, and especially missing my mentor and friend John Lewis. https://t.co/3C6U4TugTy

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@TheDemocrats

For the first time in 56 years, we commemorate Bloody Sunday without John Lewis, Joseph Lowery, and CT Vivian. As we remember what happened on the Edmund Pettus Bridge, we honor those who marched for justice by renewing our commitment to protect and expand the right to vote. https://t.co/9Z2o1XJT0f

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@BeschlossDC

Near-fatal beating of John Lewis, Bloody Sunday, Selma, today 1965: https://t.co/rbyZYit0QI

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@matthewjdowd

56 years ago today was Bloody Sunday in Selma, AL where civil rights marchers were beaten by Alabama State Troopers for demanding the right to vote. This will be with first Bloody Sunday remembrance without statesman John R. Lewis. Let us remember his and others determination. https://t.co/73CRpoJI98

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@OfficialMLK3

Voter suppression has run rampant in this country. Last night, the House passed the John Lewis Voting Rights Act, expanding federal voting protections for all. I urge the Senate to pass so that we have a Democracy that works for everyone in our nation. https://t.co/8dG57KeMcS

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@AriBerman

Dems can eliminate filibuster to pass HR1 & John Lewis Voting Rights Act to stop GOP voter suppression Or they can allow GOP to undermine democracy for next decade Stakes couldn't be higher https://t.co/5IM3CkgRkt

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@LeaderHoyer

Last year, I walked across the Edmund Pettus Bridge w/ John Lewis for the last time. As we approach the anniversary of Bloody Sunday, I am reflecting on my experiences on the annual @FaithandPolitic pilgrimage to Selma, & paying tribute to my brother & guiding light – John Lewis. https://t.co/W4eetxL0iw

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@RepCori

The work of abolitionist and Civil Rights Movement heroes, like Frederick Douglass, Rep. John Lewis, Diane Nash, and MLK Jr., was monumental. It is in their footsteps that last night, we passed H.R. 1, the For the People Act, to protect our right to vote. https://t.co/TnlMcfitNQ

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@OmariJHardy

Dems must expand the SCOTUS. If they don't expand it, then HR1 - the John Lewis Voting Rights Act - will be dead even if it passes. https://t.co/FwMn4QSqwx

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@NPR

This weekend marks 56 years since civil rights marchers were attacked by Alabama state troopers on a day now known as "Bloody Sunday." One notable voice will be missing from the annual commemoration, John Lewis. https://t.co/OtbgPv7rkg

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@OfficialMLK3

John Lewis said that together we can redeem the soul of our nation. This week, the House passed H.R. 1, which includes the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. We are one step closer to healing our democracy and protecting everyone's right to vote. Senate - now it's your turn.

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@HillaryClinton

My friend John Lewis said, "The vote is precious. It is almost sacred. It is the most powerful nonviolent tool we have in a democratic society." We now have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to protect it. The Senate must pass the For The People Act. https://t.co/IYMtWXUHhX

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@QasimRashid

GOP: We demand election security! Dems: Agreed! Let's pass John Lewis Voting Rights Act GOP: No Dems: These 3 election security bills to prevent foreign hacking? GOP: No Dems: HR-1? GOP: No Dems: So, what do you want elections secure from? GOP: Black & brown people voting

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@MondaireJones

The same filibuster that blocked civil rights legislation a generation ago will be used to block the Equality Act, the For the People Act, and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. But it doesn’t have to be this way.

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@robreiner

The battle for the preservation of Democracy is front and center. The John Lewis Voting Rights bill(HR-1) passed the House without a single Republican vote. Time to eliminate the Jim Crow filibuster.

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@AriBerman

Fact that Republicans trying to kill what’s left of Voting Rights Act while pushing wave of new voter suppression after already gutting law shows why Dems really really need to pass John Lewis Voting Rights Act & For the People Act

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@WeDemandJustice

John Lewis marched and bled so The Voting Rights Act could become law. But now John Roberts and his Supreme Court are set to destroy his legacy. We must pass The John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act and reform the Supreme Court. Our new ad: https://t.co/c9S3Mx51pK

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@bluestein

The US Senate unanimously passed legislation introduced last week by @SenOssoff & @SenatorWarnock that honors the life of the late John Lewis days after what would have been his 81st birthday. #gapol https://t.co/yDNR6AK7a3

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@GeorgeTakei

A fitting tribute for a titan of democracy. Now, let’s work our Ossoff to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. https://t.co/DUZahUjeqb

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@MarkWarner

We must fight all the harder to stamp out voter suppression. We must pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. https://t.co/PgDcNcnqO8

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@SenOssoff

WATCH: Sen. @Ossoff secures unanimous consent to pass his first piece of legislation, which honors his hero and mentor, the late Congressman John Lewis, for his towering achievements in the nonviolent struggle for civil rights. https://t.co/LXQkIOLLKw

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@ChristopherHahn

Republicans have few ideas and the ones that have aren’t popular. They can’t compete on the issues so that leaves them with suppression to try and discourage voting. We must pass HR 1 and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act while we still can.

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@DeanObeidallah

I don't want this to sound over the top but our democracy rests on Pres Biden and Democrats in Congress passing the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act and the For the People Act that protects the right to vote. Trump and the GOP have LITERALLY declared war on our democracy

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@SenSchumer

There is a concerted effort by Republicans to roll back voting rights in state legislatures We won't stand by as these rights are diluted or stripped away This Senate is working to pass the #ForThePeople Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act to restore democracy

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@SenSchumer

Today the Supreme Court is hearing another case on the Voting Rights Act. That’s what at stake right now in America: Voting Rights. This Senate is working to pass the #ForThePeople Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act to restore our democracy.

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@KristenClarkeJD

Took this photo of John Lewis on the Edmund Pettus Bridge 1 year ago today in Selma, Alabama. Critical that we carry forth his legacy and life’s work to ensure all Americans enjoy access to the ballot. https://t.co/2fsRkc64uu

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@JillWineBanks

The # of bills to suppress voting is astounding. It demands action. 1. Must pass John Lewis Voting Rights Act 2. Must oust state legislators who vote for these laws 3. Must hold US legislators and Trump accountable for continuing to lie about election fraud as justification. https://t.co/fSF35QZRcC

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@brianefallon

End the filibuster. Pass H.R. 1. Make DC a state. Pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. Add four seats to the Supreme Court. There is no time to waste.

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@amyklobuchar

Republicans have already introduced 253 bills in 43 states to suppress the right to vote. We must pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. The stakes could not be higher.

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@AriBerman

Dems have a clear choice: they can get rid of filibuster to pass John Lewis Voting Rights Act & For the People Act to stop GOP voter suppression Or they can allow GOP to undermine democracy for next decade The stakes couldn’t be higher https://t.co/S0lQifZLbq

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@BarackObama

For decades, John Lewis not only gave all of himself to the cause of freedom and justice, but inspired generations that followed to try to live up to his example. On his birthday, we honor his memory, and work toward continuing his legacy by creating change in our communities.

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@adamcbest

@kyrstensinema Do you want to be remembered 102 years from now as the white Senator who prevented the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act from passing? No? Then help get rid of the filibuster.

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@AllenLEllison

It has now become a court battle. That is why we need the John Lewis Voting Rights bill to become federal law. We need to supersede Florida’s Jim Crow Republican voter suppression tactics. https://t.co/qxc2rNgHPn

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@AJEnglish

From Martin Luther King, Jr to Ralph Abernathy to John Lewis, many of the household names of the Civil Rights era were ordained ministers. But what role do the clergy play in Black Lives Matter protests today? https://t.co/K4IPQ04aah

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@kimmaicutler

Are Democrats really gonna keep the filibuster and not pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act? https://t.co/N5M1VPvgEi

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@innocence

“Where you see wrong or inequality or injustice, speak out, because this is your country. This is your democracy." — Justice Thurgood Marshall https://t.co/AGpBfy05zw

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@SenJeffMerkley

During #BlackHistoryMonth & every day after, I will push for passage of the John Lewis Voting Rights Act to restore the 1965 VRA that the Supreme Court gutted. This bill would ensure that state voting laws & procedures do not have a discriminatory effect against Black Americans. https://t.co/NaztmXro2P

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@StandUpAmerica

Steps to take to repair our democracy from the damage Trump and his allies inflicted on our democracy: 1. Get rid of the filibuster 2. Make DC a state 3. Pass the For the People Act 4. Pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act

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@ewarren

Unless we take action in Washington to ensure the right to vote, states will keep passing racist voter suppression laws. We need to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. If that means ending the filibuster, so be it. https://t.co/k44a3135xj

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@GeorgeTakei

3 things about all these GOP voter suppression laws: 1) Dems will sue you and win. 2) All the more reason to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. 3) You are motivating us to turn out in even greater numbers than ever, and we will crush you like a bug. Xoxo - G.

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@civilrightsorg

#EqualityAct vote is happening now. Before the House passed this bill in 2019, John Lewis spoke and said "Today, on this day, we have an opportunity to send a message...to help end discrimination in our country & set all of our people free." Let’s get this done for John Lewis. https://t.co/MamgOLWGjg

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@bluestein

Bipartisanship: @SenOssoff, @SenatorWarnock & @SenatorRomney just introduced legislation honoring the life and legacy of John Lewis a few days after what would have been his 81st birthday. His successor in the House, @RepNikema, is introducing companion legislation. #gapol https://t.co/u54bMYlhWf

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@BenJealous

End the Jim Crow filibuster. Pass covid relief. Raise the minimum wage. Pass the For the People Act. Pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act.

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@OfficialMLK3

Tell Congress that our right to safety and our right to vote are top priorities. Let's pass the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act & the John Lewis Voting Rights Act now.

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@AlexPadilla4CA

Time to sound the alarm. To all my colleagues in the Senate: we must pass the For the People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. Everything we have fought for is at stake. https://t.co/pe5Pp6noeK

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@ACLU

Our democracy is fragile and we have to fight for it. Congress can do just that by passing the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. https://t.co/6qujVqa0wh

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@AriBerman

“The only way to reverse minority rule is through big structural reforms like abolishing Electoral College, eliminating filibuster, ending partisan gerrymandering, passing HR1/John Lewis Voting Rights Act & giving statehood to Washington DC & Puerto Rico” https://t.co/CJol4P47Np

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@Phil_Lewis_

NEW: John Geddert, the ex-U.S. Olympics gymnastics coach with ties to Larry Nassar, has died by suicide after being charged with human trafficking, sexual assault and more https://t.co/N066MNYg4V

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@PramilaJayapal

We’re only 2 months into 2021 and over 250 bills restricting voting access have been introduced across America. This is an emergency. To end voter suppression, we need to eliminate the filibuster and pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act now. https://t.co/L00EyuzMhY

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@PamKeithFL

Raise your hand if you think the John Lewis Voting Rights Act should be amended (if necessary) to include no-fault vote by mail in every state, same day and/or automatic voter registration, one uniform ID rule & a clear prohibition on political gerrymandering for federal races.

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@ACLU

The voter fraud myth is a decades old trope used to suppress voters of color. Efforts to throw out ballots cast by Black, Latinx, and Indigenous voters in the 2020 election is just one of far too many examples. https://t.co/YLMVW8u6gN

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@HRC

“This is the time to pass the Equality Act. We need it to set all our people free.” - Rep. John Lewis The House honors his memory today. https://t.co/BWTbtomsai

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@ChristopherHahn

We can get a $15 minimum wage if we eliminate the filibuster. We can get the Equality Act passed if we eliminate the filibuster. We can get the John Lewis Voting Right Act passed if we eliminate the filibuster. End minority rule. Eliminate the filibuster.

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@PramilaJayapal

The filibuster was used to block civil rights legislation in the 1960s. It’s still standing in the way of civil rights protections today. To pass the Equality Act, the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, the For The People Act, and much more, the filibuster has to go.

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@BerniceKing

This is voter suppression, @GovRonDeSantis. It’s why Amelia Boynton, Hosea Williams, my father, John Lewis, and other brave souls marched in Selma. Making voting harder is not a just way to win. https://t.co/oRKO8M12zs

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@BeschlossDC

Police photographs of John Lewis, born today 1940, arrested during sit-in sixty years ago this month, Nashville: https://t.co/Yv3er1P2XW

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@WhipClyburn

My good friend John Lewis would have turned 81 years old today. Although I miss him dearly, I know that we are working hard to continue his legacy of fighting for what’s right and getting into a little bit of good trouble.

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@DrEricDing

What if... you were forced to work as lawyer for Donald Trump? This guy refused, quit his law firm, then went on to help investigate Trump in Congress. Then he led the name change of Robert E Lee High School—to John Lewis. His name is @SeanPerrymanVA. https://t.co/7Pm4bW3dZF

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@MondaireJones

False allegations of mass voter fraud were never meant to be proven. They were always meant to lay the foundation for another decade of voter suppression. Congress can stop this by passing the For the People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. https://t.co/aWv0BRXzse

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@POTUS

Today would have been Congressman John Lewis’ 81st birthday. While my dear friend may no longer be with us, his life and legacy provide an eternal moral compass on which direction to march. May we carry on his mission in the fight for justice and equality for all.

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@TheUndefeated

Happy Birthday to civil rights icon John Lewis, who would have turned 81 today. https://t.co/oicuGKpUls

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@harrisonjaime

My friend, mentor & national treasure Rep. John Lewis would have turned 81 today. I miss him dearly! He was a happy & hopeful warrior. We all must try to live up to his legacy. Our gift to him should be the passage of the John Lewis Voting Rights Act! #HappyBirthdayMrLewis https://t.co/2KXC4N2UiH

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@AttorneyCrump

Happy birthday, John Lewis! We will never forget the mark you made on our communities and will forever continue to get into some "Good Trouble" in the name of human rights and justice! ✊

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@AriBerman

John Lewis would’ve turned 81 today With voter suppression spreading across country, the best way to honor his incredible life is to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act https://t.co/t3XInyoHUI

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@KJP46

Happy Birthday to Rep. John Lewis, who would've been 81. Thank you for encouraging us to get into #GoodTrouble

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@Weinsteinlaw

Pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act.

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@CoryBooker

John Lewis is no longer with us, but today, on what would have been his 81st birthday, I hope we all take a moment to remember him. To remember his humanity, his grace & his love for others. We must carry on his fight for justice & continue his enduring legacy of #goodtrouble. https://t.co/D2QJSefgIn

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@GeorgeTakei

If the GOP filibusters the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, then we must call it what it is: The Jim Crow party.

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@BeschlossDC

John Lewis (1940-2020) was born eighty-one years ago today: https://t.co/U8nbYqnjkq

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@SorayaMcDonald

Rather yelling "don't speak ill of the dead," which just protects abusers, maybe tell people to focus on living lives, no matter how long or short they may be, that don't result in whole groups of people going, "good riddance." It's possible! Look at John Lewis!

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@nowthisnews

The youngest Black woman to ever serve in Congress, Rep. Lauren Underwood, and civil rights hero Rep. John Lewis sat down in 2019 to learn from one another and pass the torch of Black leadership https://t.co/BnMrwR5a3y

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@IndivisibleTeam

There are many ways you can get involved to help pass the For the People Act (H.R. 1), the John Lewis Voting Rights Act (H.R. 4), and the Washington, D.C. Admissions Act (H.R. 51) so we can remake our democracy and achieve all our progressive priorities: https://t.co/Kj0M56rG7M https://t.co/ycwJIT0P39

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@Will_Bunch

Dems need to kill the filibuster and pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act -- or else watch democracy die in the states https://t.co/NT1en6y7qc

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@JDRucker

When John Lewis died, President Trump tweeted that he was “saddened to hear the news.” The passing of Rush Limbaugh has yielded the ugliest side of humanity gleefully celebrating his death as President Biden ignores it altogether. h/t @JackPosobiec https://t.co/VrI9Wo5RxA

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@HolocaustMuseum

"When you see something like bigotry, racism, antisemitism, bullying, do something about it. We cannot afford to be silent."—the late Rep. John Lewis In 2016, the Museum presented Lewis with the Elie Wiesel Award. #BlackHistoryMonth #BHM https://t.co/PsSdT2XXZ5

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@PBS

When John Lewis left school to join the Freedom Rides, he wrote in his application, “I know that an education is important and I hope to get one, but at this time, human dignity is the most important thing in my life.” @AmExperiencePBS #BlackHistoryMonth https://t.co/egOkgvb7O9

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@HouseDemocrats

Rep. John Lewis dedicated his life to the tireless pursuit of social justice. We MUST honor his life, legacy and commitment by passing the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. Our work is not done. We will continue his fight for justice! #BlackHistoryMonth

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@nseufot

A4: The Supreme Court’s 2013 ruling in Shelby v. Holder significantly weakened the VRA’s protections. In order to fix this, @POTUS must encourage Congress to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. #HR1TownHall https://t.co/LONzZY4iqu

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@QasimRashid

Wow. @RobWittman joining the HBCU caucus is dangerous. Look at his record Wittman blocked the John Lewis Voting Rights Act, ignited a white supremacist led insurrection, & praises racists who dehumanize Black Americans. He won’t even acknowledge Black History Month. Smh horrid https://t.co/YzibnSFNJi

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@alexnazaryan

Asked about the death of Civil Rights leader Rep. John Lewis back in July, DeSantis refused to offer any condolences. https://t.co/CU7yhR6BJw https://t.co/gv58LgEQJ3

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@BeschlossDC

Congressman John Lewis, 1994, with photographs and artifacts: #GSU https://t.co/wTUBZSWl9J

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@AriBerman

165 new voting restrictions already introduced in 33 states this year according to @BrennanCenter. That number is rising every day. This underscores why Dems need to pass John Lewis Voting Rights Act & For the People Act to stop GOP voter suppression

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@AriBerman

GOP doubling down on Big Lie Dems have a clear choice: they can abolish filibuster to pass John Lewis Voting Rights Act & For the People Act to stop GOP voter suppression Or they can allow GOP to undermine democracy for next decade https://t.co/kdQY9IT73u

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@RBReich

Dems must end the filibuster and pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act before it’s too late.

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@_Zeets

I wrote about a feeling I know many Black people deal with, which is the ridiculous nature of racism, and the exhaustion of dealing with the constant cycle of death, violence, and inane conversations about why domination of a race of people is wrong. https://t.co/rYh2rwQnzD

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@StandUpAmerica

If lawmakers want to celebrate Black History Month they can: 1. Abolish the Jim Crow filibuster 2. Pass DC statehood 3. Pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act

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@JohnLewisRetail

This winter, struggling families across the country need our help more than ever. Waitrose and John Lewis are continuing to #GiveALittleLove ❤️ and working with @homestartuk to help ensure the country’s kids and families who need it most aren’t left out in the cold. https://t.co/8tCbMP72EB

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@BlackVotersMtr

Today we recognize John Lewis. A civil rights hero, politician and an inspiration to many. Lewis dedicated his life to the movement as he continued to fight for racial justice. His work will continue to educate, inspire, and organize us to fight for change. #BlackHistoryMonth https://t.co/D5JVbFTDNr

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@SociologistRay

“The Biden presidency will ultimately be judged by how it addresses systemic racism. @POTUS needs to prioritize: 1.John Lewis Voting Rights Act 2. Reparations 3. #GeorgeFloyd Policing Act” My latest article in #HowWeRise @BrookingsGov @BrookingsInst https://t.co/flgqVzS1HS

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@AriBerman

If Dems don't abolish filibuster to pass John Lewis Voting Rights Act & For the People Act they will allow GOP to entrench minority rule for next decade through extreme gerrymandering & voter suppression https://t.co/CJol4P47Np

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@joncoopertweets

Do you think Senate Democrats should eliminate the filibuster so they can pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act and the For the People Act, in order to stop GOP voter suppression?

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@AllCharisma

"I believe in freedom of speech, but I also believe that we have an obligation to condemn speech that is racist, bigoted, anti-Semitic, or hateful." John Lewis

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@RBReich

How the GOP is sabotaging voting access: —Suppressing mail-in ballots —Attacking voting registration —Requiring more IDs —Ending no-excuse absentee voting —Banning drop boxes —Restricting automatic registration We must pass the John Lewis Voting Right Act before it’s too late.

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@NAACP_LDF

At 22, Diane Nash led the sit-ins that desegregated Nashville lunch counters and sparked a national movement. She co-founded the SNCC and led the Freedom Rides. She was the architect of nonviolent direct action and with John Lewis, led SNCC’s policy of refusing to pay bail. https://t.co/ajgNfokqPr

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@PBS

John Lewis dedicated his entire life to making a more just and fair world, as an activist then as a U.S. Congressman. He was 21 when he challenged segregation during the Freedom Rides. Learn more from @AmExperiencePBS: https://t.co/8qcwNAzuFJ #BlackHistoryPBS #BlackHistoryMonth https://t.co/iTEFd6bfM6

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@therecount

Three days after filling the seat of the late John Lewis, Rep. @NikemaWilliams was crouched in her office hiding from a mob of white supremacists. On this bonus @SHO_TheCircus clip, Williams tells @jmpalmieri about the moment on January 6th when panic set in: https://t.co/KJYauBMCyi

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@ABC

House impeachment manager Rep. David Cicilline: "A sign paying tribute to John Lewis was also shamefully destroyed, and only a broken piece of the memorial was found on the ground next to a trash can. The photo of Mr. Lewis was gone." https://t.co/I2OFqpLUuA #impeachmenttrial https://t.co/aZnS1xL19g

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@mtaibbi

Joe Biden said it, John Lewis said it, Hillary said it, even Jimmy Carter said it... in fact I can't remember a Democrat saying Trump was a legitimate president. https://t.co/dJaLNODkKQ https://t.co/26sw3oV7H4

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@grantstern

Of course, the MAGA insurrectionists had to desecrate a memorial to John Lewis while rampaging the Capitol. #ImpeachmentTrial

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@RepKClark

"Peace cannot exist where justice is not served." - John Lewis

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@DrIbram

"The John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act cannot be fully considered without its legislative sibling, the For the People Act, championed by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi." Excellent piece by Vann R. Newkirk II https://t.co/OqKhIVCeCA

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@JocelynBenson

Proud to join Secretaries of State throughout the country and @NASSorg to establish a new award - the John Lewis Youth Leadership Award - to recognize the next generation of advocates for justice. ⚖️ https://t.co/sOlCXulUr6

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@AriBerman

Republicans will control drawing of 188 House districts this year. Dems will control 74 Gerrymandering could easily cost Dems the House in 2022 writes @RonBrownstein This is why they need to pass John Lewis Voting Rights Act & For the People Act https://t.co/bSEIkvNJOA

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@AriBerman

GOP won’t denounce the Big Lie because they are using it to pass wave of new voter suppression laws If Dems want to stop the next coup they need to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act & For the People Act before it’s too late

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@AriBerman

The extensive documentation of Trump's attempts to overthrow 2020 election should remind Dems how important it is to pass John Lewis Voting Rights Act & For the People Act so the coup can't succeed the next time

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@civilrightsorg

"My philosophy is very simple: When you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, you have to stand up, you have to say something, you have to do something." –Congressman John Lewis

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@civilrightsorg

@ossoff And critically: voting rights. We look forward to working with you to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act to finally #RestoreTheVRA.

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@CBSNews

Psaki says the John Lewis Voting Rights Act "remains a priority" for Biden administration, but there isn't a timeline for advancing it while COVID relief is the focus now https://t.co/Nj065CIsxp https://t.co/rekIOdpqII

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@ArizonaFBall

The conversation continues with @TOwens034 and the legacy of John Lewis, Civil Rights Leader and Activist #BearDown #ItsPersonal #FebruaryFacts https://t.co/1Qu3csFonA

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@civilrightsorg

“We ought to work very hard to pass the For the People Act and also the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. Those things together will take us a long way with expanding access to the ballot box and providing the kind of voter protections that we need.” –@SenatorWarnock https://t.co/ufaFnv9QOV

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@StandUpAmerica

If lawmakers want to celebrate Black History Month they can: 1. Abolish the Jim Crow filibuster 2. Pass DC statehood 3. Pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act

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@Forbes

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@thereidout

"We're working hard to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act." @ReverendWarnock on combatting voter suppression. #TheReidOut

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@OfficialMLK3

It is time we pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. We need to protect our fundamental, Constitutional, inalienable right to vote -- to be heard. https://t.co/7naTf0ihbc

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@SenGaryPeters

It's been 151 years since the 15th Amendment was ratified. Yet, more work must be done so everyone – no matter who you are or where you live – can make their voices heard at the ballot box. That’s why we must pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. #RestoreTheVRA

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@ATLUTD

An American hero with a powerful legacy. We will always honor Congressman John Lewis. #BlackHistoryMonth https://t.co/AgASywhEc1

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@RepBarbaraLee

The 15th Amendment was ratified 151 years ago today, granting Black men the right to vote. Our fight to end voter suppression continues. We must pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act.

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@SenDuckworth

Brave patriots have bled, marched and fought for the right to vote. 151 years after the 15th Amendment was ratified, we can help #restorethevote for every American by passing the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act.

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@RepKClark

Tonight, the House passed to a rule to prevent Members of Congress from bringing guns on to the floor — the same floor I sat on with John Lewis to protest gun violence. Just like John showed us, we will not be deterred in our work to stop violence and hate.

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@AriBerman

I can’t stress this enough: Democrats now have the power to stop GOP voter suppression by passing John Lewis Voting Rights Act & For the People Act But if they keep anti-democratic filibuster & do nothing they’ll allow GOP to undermine democracy for next decade & beyond

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@JasonKander

Supporting the filibuster is now functionally the same as opposing the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. It’s an unacceptable position for an elected member of the Democratic Party in 2021.

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@RepKathleenRice

As we recognize the contributions and advocacy of Black Americans this #BlackHistoryMonth, let us also pay tribute with action. Congress must pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act to bring an end to voter suppression & the George Floyd #JusticeInPolicing Act to save Black lives. https://t.co/LeCBXApKbi

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@SeanEldridge

Pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. https://t.co/k3xgndmRqA

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@BerniceKing

Voter suppression makes it harder for targeted groups to vote so that the group perpetuating the suppression can win. It is unfair, unjust and essential to maintaining racism and white supremacy. We need the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. We must Restore the VRA.

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@JoeNeguse

This #BlackHistoryMonth, let’s pass the John Lewis #VotingRights Act and George Floyd #JusticeinPolicing Act into law.

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@ossoff

I'm working with colleagues to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act to stop voter suppression attempts like this one. Disenfranchisement will not be tolerated. https://t.co/vFFoOsWDXK

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@michaelharriot

Morgan served with another Grand Dragon. You might know his name from a violent assault on a Black civil rights activist named John Lewis. The Senator wasn't involved but the attack took place on the bridge named for Alabama Senator and KKK Grand Dragon... Sen. Edmund Pettus.

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@DebbieforFL

“Don’t give up. Don’t lose hope. Keep the faith. Keep working hard. And we will get there...We can do better. We can do much better.” Rep. John Lewis 6/4/2020 Missing you my dear friend and fearless leader. #BlackHistoryMonth https://t.co/jz11GzHyTx

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@JocelynBenson

The 2020 election is behind us but the fight for democracy is not over. Great piece from ⁦@EJDionne⁩ on the ongoing battles to protect the vote, “waged in memory of John Lewis and John ­McCain, the civil rights icon and the Teddy Roosevelt reformer.” https://t.co/ajNU7MJ4w5

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@AriBerman

Mitch McConnell already killed the filibuster to steal 2 Supreme Court seats for Trump But he wants to keep it to block $2,000 checks & John Lewis Voting Rights Act

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@GerryConnolly

This year, as we celebrate #BlackHistoryMonth, let's commit to doing more than paying lip service to the contributions of Black Americans. Let's commit to action by passing the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act and the George Floyd #JusticeInPolicing Act.

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@andrewaydin

I love reading about new John Lewis statutes being erected around the country. But are you teaching his story in your schools? A statue is nice, but a comprehensive curriculum for every student is how we keep his work alive.

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@ashleyn1cole

Black History Month would be a great month to pass the John Lewis voting act. Actually it’s a great month in general to do anything that addresses our history, instead of just talking about it.

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@civilrightsorg

Pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. #RestoreTheVRA

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@officialgtfc

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