@KPIXtv: There’s a new life awaiting Afghan refugees landing in Fremont after the Taliban takeover and, on Friday, Rep. Ro Khanna met with some refugees and told them they are welcome here.

Ash Kalra (@RoKhanna) / Twitter

@thehill: “There are uniformed officers here whom I demand you respect, you’re kind to, you’re respectful to and you’re obedient to,” Braynard told rally-goers. “They’re here to keep us safe and we’re counting on them to do that, and we know that they will.”

The Hill (@thehill) / Twitter

@MeidasTouch: Steve Bannon, Trump’s Chief White House Strategist, media trained Jeffrey Epstein in 2019 and told Epstein he was a “sympathetic figure.”

PoliticsGirl (@MeidasTouch) / Twitter

@VP: Yesterday I spoke to @LouisianaGov to discuss helping the people of the Gulf Coast impacted by Hurricane Ida. As I told the Governor: our administration is committed to supporting recovery efforts.

Vice President Kamala Harris (@VP) / Twitter

@IamCallingIt: No doubt. I’m trans. Have a BS in CS. I was looking for a job in a field with a 20 year work history..precovid. Took me two years. In desperation I went to a temp agency…overheard the boss telling them to not let anyone go without a job offer. They told me they had none.

Christine Spencer (@scottsantens) / Twitter

@scottsantens: Here’s the fun bureaucracy I’ve experienced so far as an Ida evacuee:1. Denied by FEMA for unknown reasons.2. Denied coverage by my insurance because my evac from New Orleans wasn’t officially mandatory.3. Told that my insurance denial can be used to appeal FEMA’s denial.

Scott Santens (@scottsantens) / Twitter

@jessicamreyes: I just had a complete stranger do something very nice for me that he didn’t have to do. When I said thank you and told him how much I appreciated it, he said, “We should all appreciate each other more. Do something nice for someone today”And it just made my day 🙏🏻

Jessica Reyes (@AndrewYang) / Twitter

@EstVallChorale: ““I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.””John 16:33 NIV

Karri Levens (@karrilevens) / Twitter

@scottsantens: “Fox News, whose top personalities have for months assailed the concept of vaccine passports and argued that asking about vaccine status amounts to a major intrusion of privacy, told employees this week that they must disclose their vaccination status.”

Scott Santens (@scottsantens) / Twitter