Nobody should be forced to choose between their paycheck and their family’s health, between their job and ensuring their children are cared for, or between putting food on the table and paying their health care bills.
We can’t keep forcing mothers to make these decisions.
— Ro Khanna (@RoKhanna) May 10, 2021
If you’re a billionaire in America today, you probably got a lot richer since the start of the pandemic. Meanwhile, if you’re a fast food worker getting paid the federal minimum wage of $ 7.25 an hour, you have not seen a pay increase in more than a decade. How absurd is that?
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) May 7, 2021
This week we launched the Restaurant Revitalization Fund to provide direct relief to restaurants and other hard-hit food establishments — bars, bakeries, food stands, food trucks, caterers. Visit https://t.co/9A2zcpAaij to learn more about the program and how to apply. pic.twitter.com/CuO4mHOVrr
— The White House (@WhiteHouse) May 6, 2021
81% of Americans—on both sides of the aisle—support a Green New Deal.
That’s because it’s about making sure that every American has climate-resilient communities, a sustainable environment, clean air and water, access to nature, and nutritious food.
— Ro Khanna (@RoKhanna) May 4, 2021
This is the richest country in the history of the world — aging in America should not mean having to choose between paying for a hearing aid and paying for basic necessities like food. We must expand Medicare to include hearing aids, eyeglasses, and dental care. https://t.co/RdcvjI40ov
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) April 25, 2021
100 days ago, America’s house was on fire. We had to act, so we:
– Passed the American Rescue Plan
– Administered over 200 million shots
– Sent over 160 million relief checks
– Delivered food and rental assistance to millions
– Provided small business loans
— President Biden (@POTUS) April 29, 2021
Our most common jobs are also at the highest risk of automation: drivers, food workers, retail, manufacturing, construction, EAs.
It’s not a coincidence. That’s a lot of ‘overhead’ to save with technology.#UBI helps Canadians transition through the 4th industrial revolution.
— UBI Works 🇨🇦🧢 (@ubi_works) April 14, 2021