Wendy Davis (@wendydavis )

Wendy Davis

Bio Deeds Not Words Founder and former TX state senator. Candidate for U.S. Congress #TX21, because every Texan deserves a voice. Take a stand 👇
Location Austin, TX
Tweets 9,7K
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Following 1,5K
Account created 16-08-2011 02:09:37
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iPhone : “Anger and sadness [can] tempt us into despair. But should we succumb to that temptation, we run the risk of losing the last best hope [for] not only our families, ourselves, and this country, but for this world.” -- Beto ORourke #tdp20

iPhone : This morning I volunteered at the #SAFoodBank. We packaged 8,199 meals which will help feed the 120,000 families the food bank is feeding every week. We can all do our part to help our community. #Tx21

Twitter Web App : By executive order, this administration will no longer require environmental reviews of infrastructure projects AND will weaken air pollution controls. This is asinine by any standard. nytimes.com/2020/06/04/cli…

Twitter Web App : A big step towards addressing systemic inequities is investing in our students & schools. The widening of the digital divide will have serious, long-term consequences that disproportionately affect students from low-income families. We can & must do better.nytimes.com/2020/06/05/us/…

Twitter Web App : Today, I #WearOrange because our kids and grandkids deserve to go to school without the fear of gun violence. Im running for Congress for the same reason. #TX21

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Twitter Web App : Breonna Taylor would have turned 27 today. As we mourn for Breonna and her family, we commit to seeking justice and equality and preventing more of these senseless killings. #BlackLivesMatter

Twitter Web App : Any progress is welcome but it's hard to see how 13.3% unemployment, 21 million out of work and the worst economic situation since the Great Depression is "good news" 

Texas families need relief & businesses need a safe environment to reopen -- and you are failing both of them twitter.com/chiproytx/stat…

Twitter Web App : Join us tonight at 5:30pm CT on Facebook Live for a Virtual Town Hall!

I'll be joined by Amber Goodwin, Director of the Community Justice Action Fund, to discuss systemic racial inequities and what we can do to be a part of correcting them.

Sign up here: mobilize.us/wendydavisforc…

TweetDeck : Our community needs our support. Tonight I've made a contribution to Brad Levi Ayala and Anthony Evans' gofundme pages.

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TweetDeck : Losing your job should not mean losing your access to health insurance. Health care is on the ballot this November. #TX21
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Twitter Web App : Addressing the digital divide is essential if we are going to keep students from falling behind. San Antonio is leading by example in taking a meaningful step towards eliminating the 'homework gap'. #TX21 expressnews.com/news/news_colu…

Twitter Web App : George Floyd "would stand up for any injustice anywhere," said his brother, Rodney.

Every single one of us has a responsibility to carry his legacy forward by doing the same.

Twitter Web App : "Protest to demand attention to the wrenching pain of systemic injustice. Vote because we deserve leaders who see us, who hear us and who are willing to act on our demands."

This pretty much says it all. Thank you, Stacey Abrams. nytimes.com/2020/06/04/opi…

iPhone : I'm not playing games when it comes to being your next Texas State Representative in District 32, because it's time we put people first. My friend Sen. Wendy Davis is ready for change in the #txlege -- if you are, then join us on June 20th! secure.actblue.com/donate/fliphd3…

Twitter Web App : The #VoteByMail argument is this simple: Republicans believe making it safer & easier for you to vote is not in their best interests. Now more than ever, I think we all agree that #ElectionsMatter washingtonpost.com/politics/as-tr…

Twitter Web App : Im thrilled to be endorsed by the Human Rights Campaign, TX chapter. The phrase “we the people” in the constitution refers to ALL of us. That’s why in Congress Ill be a champion for human & civil rights, including using my voice to protect & empower the LGBTQIA community. #TX21

Twitter Web App : History was made last night in Ferguson, MO. Congratulations, Mayor Jones, and thank you for providing another example of why #ElectionsMatter! nytimes.com/2020/06/03/us/…