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Tim Kaine
7 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 11:43pm
RT @SenBennetCO: So what is Medicare-X? @timkaine & I explain what it means for you and your family: https://t.co/mGrofAtVgl


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Tim Kaine
9 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 9:15pm
The Alabama Senate race is close, and Doug’s a great candidate. If you can, sign up to volunteer or contribute toda… https://t.co/TUfaKTLMvv

Tim Kaine
14 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 5:04pm
RT @MeetThePress: Coming up on #MTPDaily: Sens. @SenatorCollins & @timkaine, Fmr. Rep. @jasonaltmire

Tim Kaine
14 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 4:10pm
Bipartisan progress to stabilize our health care system. This is what Americans have been asking us to do. We need… https://t.co/G9Pv8n4JPy

Tim Kaine
16 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 3:02pm
RT @NewsLeaderNOW: Kaine proposes new health care bill with focus on rural areas https://t.co/mD5hfry1pW https://t.co/NR9tXIdCHx


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Tim Kaine
22 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 9:00am
Lin Holton is my political hero. His courage on racial equality offers lessons even today. Lucky to call him family. https://t.co/0QFmhTGeWq

Tim Kaine
22 hours ago:   Tuesday Oct 17 - 8:38am
RT @SenatorHassan: .@BetsyDeVosED's interim Title IX guidance has led to confusion and could lead to fewer survivors coming forward: https:…

Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 16 - 11:20pm
“We will not thrive in a world where our leadership and ideals are absent.” Amen, @SenJohnMcCain. https://t.co/aC6z0nNU2c

Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 16 - 2:30pm
Virginia: TODAY is last day to update your voter registration. Visit https://t.co/BNPP3WQPHa to check your status & be ready to vote Nov. 7!

Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 16 - 12:30pm
All Americans should have access to affordable, quality health insurance. I believe a public option helps us get there.

Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 16 - 12:30pm
Medicare-X would first hit markets in rural counties or places w/o competition—where options are limited & costs higher. Nationwide by 2023.

Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 16 - 12:29pm
My Medicare-X bill with @SenBennetCO builds on Medicare's framework to give all Americans access to a public insurance plan on marketplaces.

Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Monday Oct 16 - 12:28pm
We can't stand idly by as President Trump sabotages our healthcare system, so I'm introducing a public option bill. https://t.co/0O8VnFfjfu

Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Sunday Oct 15 - 4:26pm
Praying for families of those killed & for the injured. We must condemn terror wherever it occurs, working together… https://t.co/v2ux1JJKFo

Tim Kaine
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 14 - 2:15pm
Decertifying the #IranDeal guts US diplomacy and, yes, raises the serious risk of the Trump administration leading us into war.

Tim Kaine
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 14 - 2:14pm
What do Trump's actions say to North Korea? Any diplomatic solution—however small the chances—hinges on trusting our commitment.

Tim Kaine
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 14 - 2:14pm
If we start down the path to abandon the #IranDeal, what’s to stop Iran from walking away to restart a nuclear weapons program?

Tim Kaine
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 14 - 2:13pm
2003→ IAEA: No Iraq WMDs. Bush ignores. 4k+ soldiers die. 2017→ IAEA: Iran complying w/ deal. Trump decertifies anyway. How will this end?

Tim Kaine
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 14 - 1:23pm
Cheering on Anne while she dances with the Crooked Road Ramblers at #RichmondFolkFestival! https://t.co/riOGiWLD78


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Tim Kaine
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 14 - 12:03pm
@CollegeGameDay @KirkHerbstreit @DesmondHoward @ESPN_ReceDavis OK, James Madison was a solid choice. https://t.co/Gsf3kS2k3X


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Tim Kaine
3 days ago:   Saturday Oct 14 - 11:10am
Welcome to VA, @CollegeGameDay. Go Dukes! If you ever need a B-list guest picker, call me! cc @KirkHerbstreit @DesmondHoward @ESPN_ReceDavis

Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 8:37pm
Proud to see Virginia join the fight to prevent massive premium increases and coverage losses for countless familie… https://t.co/6cmsf07LD2

Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 4:12pm
The #IranDeal keeps us safer and more secure. And don't take my word for it. Ask President Trump's own Secretary of… https://t.co/Pfyrjzpjdf

Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 12:04pm
It's outrageous that POTUS is deliberately raising Americans' health care costs out of a blind opposition to the AC… https://t.co/9kU0h6irbL

Tim Kaine
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 11:27pm
Many of my GOP colleagues have said POTUS should make these payments. It’s time we immediately pass bipartisan legislation to continue them.

Tim Kaine
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 11:25pm
President Trump appears willing to raise premiums for countless Americans just to try to blow up the ACA. This is c… https://t.co/RD9y8PL5ds

Tim Kaine
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 7:37pm
RT @KamalaHarris: For those who want to help the victims of the #CaliforniaWildfires — here are 8 things you can do right now: https://t.co

Tim Kaine
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 3:28pm
12 yrs ago, @BarackObama visited VA to support my campaign for governor. Thrilled to welcome him back next wk to su… https://t.co/DEXt0Ka1GV

Tim Kaine
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 12:52pm
RT @RobWittman: Virginia delegation unified in our letter to VA Sec. Shulkin on late payments in the Veterans Choice Program. https://t.co/

Tim Kaine
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 11:34am
What’s the end product? Families could pay even higher premiums to get care. More discrimination of those who need care most. More chaos.

Tim Kaine
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 11:34am
It aims to push healthy people onto junk plans, leaving only the sick or at-risk on ACA plans—essentially destroying the insurance market.

Tim Kaine
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 11:33am
It would allow cheap low-quality plans onto the market that could discriminate against people with preexisting conditions, seniors, women...

Tim Kaine
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 11:32am
President Trump’s health care executive order may seem a little complicated so let me break it down: It’s sabotage.

Tim Kaine
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 8:28am
This would be a stunning abandonment of our fellow Americans in their time of greatest need. https://t.co/x7w5IPRwWf

Tim Kaine
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 5:59pm
This should be unacceptable in America. https://t.co/As5LLwlTZH


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Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 10:30am
Devastating to see this. Praying for all those affected and grateful for the first responders continuing to fight t… https://t.co/lQ5J2nRnaJ

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 9:02am
Corker took an oath to defend the constitution—not a president or party. May not be how Breitbart sees it, but take… https://t.co/y6YBMiGhzD

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 7:13am
Going live on CNN @NewDay at 7:20 to talk about my bipartisan codel to #PuertoRico this weekend. We need to do more to help these Americans.

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 8:26pm
With tonight’s final #VAGovDebate, @RalphNortham once again showed why he’s ready to be our next governor & fight for our values. 29 days!

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 2:26pm
We need to be doing all we can to assist Puerto Rico in exceeding this projection so they can begin to recover and rebuild.

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 2:25pm
Was in #PuertoRico Saturday. Only 15% have power after 2wks. Hope to hit 25% by next month. 25%! Where else in USA would this be acceptable?

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 12:09pm
This would erode US leadership in tackling climate change & set us back years in hastening clean energy & job creat… https://t.co/PhnVsD5nur

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 9:42am
Thanks to @chefjoseandres for heroic service providing meals and water to those in dire need in #PuertoRico. Citize… https://t.co/p0Y6pXj4g5

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Sunday Oct 8 - 1:46pm
Back from #PuertoRico. I’ve never seen devastation this broad. Full effort of government needed to help our fellow… https://t.co/eDaRxaGqrR

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Sunday Oct 8 - 11:27am
Don’t come back. Virginia is for lovers, not haters. We refuse to be dragged backwards. https://t.co/ardqoEHMZ0

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Saturday Oct 7 - 3:25pm
RT @SarahPeckVA: .@timkaine & bipartisan CODEL in Puerto Rico today surveying damage & getting briefed on relief efforts https://t.co/BnwNq

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 6 - 3:09pm
What’s the best way to stop a politician from talking? Hand ‘em a harmonica to play! Come see me in RVA with the… https://t.co/YDledZNF0d

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 6 - 2:42pm
.@RalphNortham is a decorated Army veteran. He served 8 years of active duty. For a Commander in Chief to levy this… https://t.co/Nitia4yKHX

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 6 - 11:29am
Women shouldn’t live in fear that a boss may cut their contraceptive coverage. This is a frightening reversal of pr… https://t.co/TgfvxwuZOR

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 6 - 10:02am
We must do more to help our fellow Americans in #PuertoRico—I’m heading there this wknd to survey relief efforts & identify what’s needed.

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 6 - 9:38am
WH tells Sens POTUS will decertify Iran deal but asks Congress NOT to reimpose sanctions. “Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain.”

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 6:58pm
Call me crazy, but I say Americans should have at least a little bit of time to know the sweeping impacts of bills… https://t.co/oxQp9S21qd

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 5:46pm
RT @ACLUVA: Thanks Senators @timkaine & @MarkWarner for fighting on behalf of the 12,134 Dreamers in VA & 800,000 nationwide. #DreamActNow

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 5:00pm
What would be against the “national interest” is President Trump taking this dangerous action to make us less safe… https://t.co/xJqZYuz3Xb

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 3:38pm
I’d support a #TaxReform plan that helps hardworking families & businesses compete. I hope GOP will change course & work with us on one.

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 3:38pm
6/ Lowers the tax rate for the top earners only to raise the tax rate for lowest earners.

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 3:37pm
5/ Blows up the debt. Allows these tax cuts to increase deficit $1.5 trillion.

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 3:35pm
4/ $1 trillion cut to Medicaid & $470+ billion cut to Medicare – programs that provide critical coverage to families, kids & seniors in VA.

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 3:33pm
3/ Gets rid of the state and local deductions that families across Virginia rely on. Average SALT deduction for a VA household is $11,288.

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 3:32pm
2/ We were promised a “middle class miracle.” But from limited details they’ll share, looks like many in middle class could see increases.

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 3:30pm
1/ Tax cuts are for the wealthy at the expense of the middle class. 80% of the benefits could go to the top 1%.

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 3:27pm
Budget Cmte is diving into the Trump/GOP #TaxReform plan today & what we’ve seen is bad news for Virginia families…some of my big concerns:

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 10:24am
Right now, Senate HELP Committee is discussing how to improve the federal response to the opioid crisis. Watch live: https://t.co/Mj3zPAERGM

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 10:23am
Every corner of VA—rural, urban, suburban—is struggling with the opioid epidemic. Congress has to do more to help our communities heal.

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 4 - 6:47pm
Calling on GOP leadership to extend the child’s health insurance bill. Countless Virginia families rely on CHIP and this can't wait.

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 4 - 4:17pm
RT @HRC: MUST WATCH:Under questions from @TimKaine, Trump nominee Sam Brownback refuses to condemn execution of LGBTQ people. https://t.co/

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 4 - 3:39pm
We have to do better. We have to take action on gun safety. I’m signing onto this bill to close this dangerous "bum… https://t.co/sh2OH7ULLO

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 4 - 1:35pm
The #Equifax breach was totally unacceptable. I'm asking @FTC what they're doing to protect customers & prevent future breaches.

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 4 - 11:59am
RT @MarkWarner: Met #DREAMers from @GeorgeMasonNews this AM. @TimKaine & I are fighting to pass the #DREAMAct & #ProtectDREAMers like these…

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 4 - 11:49am
.@MarkWarner & I hosted friends from VA's Hispanic community this morning for a Commonwealth Coffee celebrating… https://t.co/dFfq6yXYd7

Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 4 - 11:19am
The Trump Admin refuses to push back #DACA renewal deadline in spite of hurricanes. #DREAMers: applications must be received by tomorrow.

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 3 - 8:59pm
Thankful for local efforts in #RVA to help those still in dire need of basic necessities in #PuertoRico. https://t.co/DgTDv6wdjw

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 3 - 7:11pm
Glad to work with you on this bipartisan bill that will help children & families. https://t.co/DdgmGvQexl

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 3 - 6:49pm
President Trump should listen to his military advisers & stick to the #IranDeal. It's making America safer. https://t.co/43BDSXpFcd

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 3 - 6:01pm
Met with talented @williamandmary masters students this afternoon & talked one of my favorite topics: civil rights… https://t.co/MtGDEoB8By

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 3 - 5:37pm
Good to spend some time with former @RepRobertHurt & his government students from @LibertyU today in D.C. https://t.co/suLCnVMeA1


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Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 3 - 5:06pm
RT @ACLUVA: 🚨URGENT: Your DACA renewal app must be RECEIVED, not postmarked, by this Thursday. Send it ASAP + make 100% sure USCIS get it b…

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 3 - 4:49pm
The Trump Administration should extend Thursday's DACA renewal deadline b/c of the thousands #DREAMers affected by… https://t.co/fQNljiSLSq

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Oct 3 - 2:17pm
Woody Guthrie died 50 years ago today. A songwriter for his time, this time, any time. “This land was made for you and me.”

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Monday Oct 2 - 4:09pm
Hoping for a speedy and full recovery for Allison and Andrew, and any other Virginians who may have been hurt in… https://t.co/SaFImMSUwg

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Monday Oct 2 - 9:28am
We suffer these horrific events repeatedly and do nothing to stop them. We must do better.

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Monday Oct 2 - 9:28am
So thankful for the bravery and actions of our first responders in Las Vegas.

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Monday Oct 2 - 9:23am
Heartbroken by the tragedy in Las Vegas. Praying for all victims and loved ones.

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Oct 1 - 10:37am
Happy birthday to our 39th President, Jimmy Carter. What a remarkable & dedicated public servant he has been.

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Oct 1 - 9:17am
Puerto Ricans have an amazing record of service. Mr. President, start treating these patriotic Americans w/ respect. https://t.co/KIwXmvc5Jg

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Saturday Sep 30 - 5:18pm
Riding on the train back to Richmond after battling for health care this week. Soundtrack: @TheWho,… https://t.co/jb9EHvGYAE

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Saturday Sep 30 - 2:18pm
People in USVI & PR are Americans—like Texans & Floridians. The disparities between responses to Harvey/Irma & Maria raise serious concerns.

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Saturday Sep 30 - 12:34pm
The President needs to stop pointing fingers & start taking quick action. We should use all resources at our dispos… https://t.co/UqT06Na9B4

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 29 - 4:20pm
An easy fast to everyone in Virginia and around the world observing #YomKippur. G'mar Chatimah Tovah.

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 29 - 2:29pm
Thankful to the sailors & medical personnel headed from VA to #PuertoRico to provide desperately needed relief. We… https://t.co/aG4wUUNZ2y

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Sep 28 - 5:34pm
.@SenDuckworth puts it well. Congress asks our troops to risk their lives in war, but remains unwilling to do its j… https://t.co/kfUdjqIaID

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Sep 28 - 4:30pm
Secretary DeVos should reverse her decision that makes it harder for sexual assault survivors to seek justice. https://t.co/zhDtm2ITWX

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Sep 28 - 1:28pm
Thankful these Virginia Beach businesses are stepping up to organize relief efforts for our fellow citizens in… https://t.co/SPSYlIVeFg

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Sep 28 - 11:01am
Great news - welcome back! https://t.co/ZRd4tswTSU

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 27 - 7:29pm
We should be doing anything & everything to help #PuertoRico. If waiving the Jones Act short-term helps, we should absolutely do it.

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 27 - 6:45pm
We're calling on President Trump to do more for millions who need aid in #PuertoRico & #USVIshttps://t.co/BvhVnvg4bo

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 27 - 5:10pm
Congratulations, Jordyn! What a well-deserved honor. @_HamptonU offers students a world class education & propels t… https://t.co/rtK7tXxjGO

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 27 - 2:22pm
RT @TIME: Tim Kaine: "Exiting the Iran Agreement would damage America’s moral authority" https://t.co/xSUNFPtTpH

Tim Kaine
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 27 - 10:50am
Such a heartbreaking situation in Puerto Rico. Congress must ensure aid reaches all areas in distress. We must help… https://t.co/bGbLn9WTTI

Tim Kaine
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 26 - 7:45pm
Really sad to hear @SenBobCorker is retiring. My Foreign Relations Chair and a true statesman.