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“Everyone is just one bad day away from needing accessible options the #ADA requires to help them get around,” tweeted Sen. Tammy Duckworth.
“When people are forced to drop out of the workforce to take care of their children, our economy loses some of our best and brightest workers,” Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) said.
"As tough as it's been to juggle motherhood and the demands of being in the House and now the Senate, it's made me more committed to doing this job," Sen. Duckworth said.
Trump Tweets About Democrats Not Caring About the Military Provoke Devastating Response from Combat Veteran Sen. Duckworth
“I will not be lectured about what our military needs by a five deferment draft-dodger,” said Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.), who lost both her legs while serving as an air assault helicopter pilot in Iraq.
Some believe President Trump “exploited” the wife of a fallen Navy SEAL officer, while others criticized his decision to wear a flight jacket and admiral’s cap during a speech.
The number of women and minorities has slightly increased, and Congress remains overwhelmingly male and white — much like boardrooms in the U.S.
State representatives and others from both major political parties who have promised to progress disability rights were winners on election night.
Republican Party leaders grow more concerned that Trump will push Latino voters away from the GOP the same way Barry Goldwater drove Blacks away five decades ago — but they stop short at withdrawing support.