Rep. Donna E. Shalala (@RepShalala )

Rep. Donna E. Shalala

Bio Proudly serving the people of #FL27. Former Prez of @Univmiami 🙌🏼, Sec. of @HHSgov, & @PeaceCorps volunteer.

Member of @EdLaborCmte and @RulesDemocrats.

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iPhone : in this wonderful #FacesAreEssential initiative— a state-wide initiative to supply life-altering masks to all of FL’s early learning centers, including over 2,000 in #SoFla.

With #ClearMasks, we ensure our children pick-up critical cognitive skills in their early developments.

TweetDeck : We cannot achieve #GenderEquity without #RacialEquity.

On #BlackWomensEqualPay, we must work to dismantle barriers & systems of oppression holding women of color back: occupational segregation, low pay, health inequities, racial gaps in education, & more. bit.ly/3ftiFPy

Twitter Web App : Please take a moment to vote for our #2020Census graphic in this year's #2020MemberOnlineAllStarCompetition!

#Voting should be as quick, easy & friendly as clicking 'LIKE' to the shared post.

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Twitter Web App : Democrats have compromised. Repeatedly, we have made clear to the Trump Admin that we are willing to come down $1 trillion if they will come up $1 trillion. However, it is clear that the Admin still does not grasp the magnitude of the problems that American families are facing.

Twitter Media Studio : This week we will celebrate the 85th anniversary of Social Security, a program that changed what it means to grow old in America.

Thank you to everyone who worked to pass and implement this extraordinary legislation.

#ThankfulThursday

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Twitter Web App : Trump’s attack on U.S. Postal Service is not only a threat to the integrity of the election, but the well being of the people.

Veterans and seniors receive medicine by mail, workers receive their hard earned paychecks, among other populations made vulnerable by the White House.

Android : Long-term care workers are putting their lives and the lives of those in their care at risk every day they go without adequate PPE. After hearing from staff, were calling on the State of Florida to get workers the protection they need NOW. crist.house.gov/news/documents…

Twitter Web App : .Secretary Betsy DeVos is pushing for all children to attend school in person this fall, but has not offered a single idea about how to safely achieve that goal. We cannot allow her to make students, teachers and school staff sacrificial lambs. #WhereIsHerPlan?

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Twitter Web App : Coronavirus is killing more young Floridians every day, but Gov. Ron DeSantis insists that we reopen schools before it is safe.

This will only end in tragedy.

nytimes.com/2020/08/11/us/…

iPhone : Census takers are here to help you complete the #2020Census. By answering a few questions, you’ll help shape the future of your community for the next 10 years. Learn more at 2020CENSUS.GOV.

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iPhone : BREAKING UPDATE: Florida’s Department of Health on Tuesday confirmed 5,831 additional cases of COVID-19, pushing the state’s known total to 542,792.

There were also 276 Florida resident deaths announced, breaking a fatality record. trib.al/0cE3ex0

TweetDeck : Women make up 52% of essential workers during the #COVID19 pandemic.

And Women of Color - including Latinas - are the most likely to work in low-wage jobs where they are being shortchanged by a combined gender and racial wage gap.

We need #HealthEquity for Women of Color.

Android : Trump signing an executive order to protect people with preexisting conditions when the Affordable Care Act already does so is just another sign of how ill-informed and unfit for office he is.