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The Democrats

Bio The official Twitter account of the Democratic National Committee, led by Chair @TomPerez. Join our team to get the latest info on Democratic news and issues.
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Sprout Social : Trump’s economic policies left the U.S. more vulnerable to the impact of #COVID19 and hindered our nation’s ability to adequately respond to the pandemic.

Sprout Social : .House Democrats have passed numerous bills aimed at protecting American lives, livelihoods, and democracy, but Trump’s Republican allies are blocking these critical reforms from even reaching the Senate floor.

Sprout Social : Our nation could lose a generation of minority-owned businesses because Trump put big corporations first.

Sprout Social : Trump isn’t qualified to be president — nor is he qualified to give medical advice.

He should leave that to the experts.

Sprout Social : #COVID19 has exposed the longstanding barriers that Americans face in exercising their right to vote. We need:
🔹 Vote-by-mail
🔹 Adequate polling locations
🔹 Expanded early voting

Sprout Social : The Trump administration’s chaotic handling of the Paycheck Protection Program needs transparency.

Sprout Social : Donald Trump is not responsible for the coronavirus. But he does bear full responsibility for failing to protect our nation from the worst public health and economic crisis in our lifetime.

Sprout Social : Everyone must be able to exercise their right to vote without the fear of compromising their health. Thank you, Jocelyn Benson for protecting Americans’ safety and democracy by ensuring absentee ballots for all Michigan voters.

Twitter Web App : With Trump running things, the wealthy and well-connected get taken care of. Which is why billions in PPP loans went to big businesses — while small businesses were stuck with a broken website.

In the aftermath, small businesses are demanding answers. And so are we.

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Sprout Social : Trump and Republicans’ attacks on the ACA, even during this pandemic, threaten to leave millions of Americans without coverage. Access to affordable health care has never been more critical.

Sprout Social : Trump delayed his response to the virus. Since responding, he’s led a corrupt recovery effort that’s favored the wealthy and well-connected over the small businesses that desperately need help. Now tens of thousands of businesses have shuttered — it didn't have to be this bad.

Sprout Social : Tribal communities are disproportionately impacted by #COVID19. We must address the health disparities and the historic lack of resources that already exist.

Sprout Social : Last Friday, House Democrats passed the #HEROESAct to send critical support to American families, but Republicans plan on sending it straight to Mitch’s legislative graveyard because they don’t feel the urgency of this crisis. It’s urgent — and it’s time they realize it.

Sprout Social : Trump got rid of the response playbook and dismantled the NSC pandemic response team that the Obama-Biden WH left behind — he needs to stop deflecting blame and take responsibility for his incompetence.

Sprout Social : NEW: Kate Bedingfield responds to Eric Trump: With almost 90,000 Americans dead, 1.5 million infected, and 36 million workers newly jobless...for Eric Trump to claim that the coronavirus is a political hoax that will ‘magically’ disappear is absolutely stunning and unbelievably reckless.

Sprout Social : We will only get through this pandemic by working together and listening to the guidance of our public health experts. Trump isn’t doing either — he’s stoking division and ignoring experts. We need new leadership.

Sprout Social : When all else fails, especially your own competence and ability to govern, just make up a scandal and run with it! - The 'Obamagate' diversion…