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Voting Rights Advocates

Washington, D.C. – Today, Senate Democrats met with leading voting rights advocates from across the country to discuss the importance of protecting voting rights in America. Senate Democrats reiterated the significance of preserving our fundamental freedom and also discussed the urgency of the Senate Voting Rights Amendment Act. With the upcoming midterm election rapidly approaching,…

Women’s Health and Economic Security

Washington, D.C. – Today, 25 Senate Democrats met with leading women’s advocacy organizations from around the country to discuss the need for action when it comes to securing women’s economic and health security.  While families are increasingly dependent on a woman’s paycheck, and with women representing almost half of the workforce, women still face a…

Senate Democrats Host Roundtable on Infrastructure Investment

Washington, D.C. – Today, Senate Democrats met with national leaders to discuss the urgency of investing in our nation’s infrastructure. Senate Democrats touted the importance of investing in highways, mass transit, airports, railroads, and ports in order to create jobs, enhance U.S. competitiveness, and promote long-term economic growth. Every $1 billion in federal funds, can…

African American Media Roundtable

Washington, D.C. – Today, Senate Democrats met with African American media in an on the record meeting to discuss African American engagement and involvement in political and social issues. This discussion brought together media experts, professionals, and advocates from around the country to evaluate effective engagement methods and how to best reach the African American…

Media Roundtable on Immigration Reform

Washington, D.C. – As part of their continued outreach to the Latino community, Senate Democrats met with Latino media outlets to discuss our nation’s broken immigration system. It has almost been a year since the Senate approved a comprehensive, bipartisan immigration bill that would create jobs, reduce our deficit, and help keep families together. Senate…