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Senator Tim Kaine
1 hour ago:   Saturday Jun 24 - 10:30am
Last week in Cville I made a spontaneous @UVA pitch to a prospective student, and now I've been made an honorary Vi… https://t.co/RDABSx9hL2

Senator Tim Kaine
19 hours ago:   Friday Jun 23 - 4:30pm
RT @GoDanRiver: Medicaid cuts could put Dan River Region schools in squeeze https://t.co/weoYYdGOjz https://t.co/YZ5sMRje3y


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Senator Tim Kaine
19 hours ago:   Friday Jun 23 - 3:58pm
The Senate GOP health care bill places an #AgeTax on seniors forcing them to pay more for coverage. We can't stand for this

Senator Tim Kaine
20 hours ago:   Friday Jun 23 - 3:18pm
Cuts to #Medicaid in #Trumpcare puts funding that public schools use for student services at risk #ProtectMedicaid https://t.co/1oAYw3cP4V

Senator Tim Kaine
20 hours ago:   Friday Jun 23 - 2:57pm
GOP Senators want to repeal Obamacare. American people reject #Trumpcare. RT if you want D's & R's working together for 'Americare'

Senator Tim Kaine
22 hours ago:   Friday Jun 23 - 1:38pm
#Trumpcare would hurt seniors, kids, people with disabilities & middle class families. Promised I'd stand up for them today in Richmond

Senator Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Friday Jun 23 - 10:20am
Early Virginia reaction to #Trumpcare bill - our Republican state legislature deeply opposed to it. About to meet w… https://t.co/T7gjaM66wB

Senator Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 22 - 5:53pm
The #HealthcareBill is especially cruel to Virginians struggling with mental health & substance use disorder

Senator Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 22 - 5:52pm
Senate GOP #HealthcareBill slashes #Medicaid--a program that nearly 1 million Virginians rely on, the majority of them children

Senator Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 22 - 5:46pm
We need to have a meaningful discussion on the most important issue in people's lives: their health. Not a rushed G… https://t.co/VKfPY8eZ5b

Senator Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 22 - 4:04pm
This Republican #HealthcareBill will hurt Virginians. Headed to the Senate floor now to speak about it

Senator Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 22 - 2:49pm
...Not rushing to pass a bill that would cause so much pain to so many people

Senator Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 22 - 2:49pm
What Congress should be doing: listening to constituents, patients & providers about how we can keep improving health care for everyone...

Senator Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 22 - 2:39pm
It weakens health benefits & raises health costs for Virginia’s families at a time when we should be working to lower costs

Senator Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 22 - 2:39pm
It slashes #Medicaid & hurts the 22,000 Virginians who rely on @PPFA for health care

Senator Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 22 - 2:38pm
Senate Republican #HealthcareBill isn't just mean, it's cruel

Senator Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 22 - 11:44am
Senate GOP bill’s extreme Medicaid cuts would hurt Virginians & break Trump promises all to deliver a giant tax break to the wealthiest

Senator Tim Kaine
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 22 - 11:44am
Senate Republicans kept their health care bill completely secret from the American people until the 11th hour, and now we know why

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 6:57pm
Talked to @OKnox of @YahooNews for @SXMPOTUS on why I'm pressing Congress to show courage by debating & voting on a… https://t.co/IJtnyrCiLv

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 4:41pm
Another problem with #Trumpcare. It would undercut funding to Virginia communities combatting the opioid abuse epid… https://t.co/ODkIOKVyM4

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 3:44pm
War votes are supposed to be tough - that's part of our job description in Congress. It's time we debate & vote on… https://t.co/Ht5nXvYIJO

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:59pm
If #Trumpcare passes, the $156,000 in #Medicaid reimbursements @TCPSchools has received could be in jeopardy

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:57pm
If #Trumpcare passes, the $314,000 in #Medicaid reimbursements @HCPSNews has received could be in jeopardy

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:56pm
If #Trumpcare passes, the $354,000 in #Medicaid reimbursements @CvilleSchools has received could be in jeopardy

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:54pm
If #Trumpcare passes, the $641,000 in #Medicaid reimbursements @RoanokeSchools & @RkeCoSchools has received could be in jeopardy

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:53pm
If #Trumpcare passes, the $1.6 million in #Medicaid reimbursements @vbschools has received could be in jeopardy

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:51pm
If #Trumpcare passes, the $1.8 million in #Medicaid reimbursements @NPSchools has received could be in jeopardy

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:50pm
If #Trumpcare passes, the $1.5 million in #Medicaid reimbursements @RPS_Schools has received could be in jeopardy

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:47pm
If #Trumpcare passes, the $1.4 million in #Medicaid reimbursements @HenricoSchools has received could be in jeopardy

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:46pm
If #Trumpcare passes, the $1.9 million in #Medicaid reimbursements @fcpsnews has received could be in jeopardy

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:45pm
If #Trumpcare passes, the $1.9 million in #Medicaid reimbursements @ACPSk12 has received could be in jeopardy

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:43pm
Here are some Virginia school districts that could lose federal #Medicaid reimbursements that supports students if #Trumpcare passes...

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:22pm
#Medicaid enables many kids to go to school, plain and simple. #Trumpcare cuts it, casting them aside for a tax break to the wealthy

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:18pm
In Virginia, our children & schools would be the largest demographic hurt by GOP plans to cut #Medicaid as part of #Trumpcare & #TrumpBudget

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:15pm
Schools rely on #Medicaid to provide special ed classes & health-related services such as vision exams and mental health evaluations

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:11pm
In most recent reporting years, Virginia public schools received nearly $33 million in federal #Medicaid funding. #Trumpcare would cut it

Senator Tim Kaine
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 21 - 12:08pm
Released a report on how #Trumpcare and #TrumpBudget #Medicaid cuts could take money from Virginia's public schools… https://t.co/iFsi5JtLmy

Senator Tim Kaine
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 20 - 4:21pm
As we combat the opioid epidemic, important to note that #Trumpcare would undermine resources communities use to pr… https://t.co/6IY2ufYPWc

Senator Tim Kaine
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 20 - 4:11pm
While the ACA was openly debated for the American people to see, the GOP has chosen to hide #Trumpcare from the pub… https://t.co/WTsVsBtDis

Senator Tim Kaine
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 20 - 4:01pm
Even @POTUS has said #Trumpcare is “mean.” So why are Senate & House Republicans still trying to pass it? https://t.co/EAxj6HGLsa


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Senator Tim Kaine
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 20 - 3:37pm
Great to meet Virginians Amy and Evelin, who will help throw out the first pitch at tomorrow's @CWSoftballGame! https://t.co/HknmP5pLPO


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Senator Tim Kaine
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 20 - 2:01pm
#RefugeesWelcome in our Commonwealth. Virginia has seen the positive contributions of refugees in our communities #WRD2017

Senator Tim Kaine
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 20 - 2:00pm
America's leaders should never disparage refugees fleeing humanitarian disasters & perpetuate a stereotype that they are dangerous #WRD2017

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 20 - 9:53am
Here's a good morning read from the @newsadvance before the Foreign Relations Committee discusses #AUMF today at 10… https://t.co/FwLJqLxKVM

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 20 - 9:46am
First SFRC hearing on military authorizations since 2015 today. At 10am we'll discuss the @JeffFlake / Kaine #AUMF https://t.co/XUk5iZU8UO

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 9:53pm
Joining everyone mourning tragic loss of @UVA student Otto Warmbier. North Korea’s regime must be held accountable & all Americans released

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 9:16pm
We can improve health care if we work together. Let the committees discuss a bill & hear from patients and providers #ShowUsTheBill

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 9:15pm
Cutting Medicaid jeopardizes the ability of people to live with independence and dignity. We will not stand for this

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 9:15pm
#TrumpCare bill & proposed budget cuts slash #Medicaid by $1.3 trillion. This deeply frightens Virginians I've heard from

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 9:02pm
Was just on the Senate floor urging GOP to #ShowUsTheBill. #TrumpCare would hurt VA seniors, children and people w/disabilities

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 7:15pm
I'm headed to the floor now #ShowUsTheBill

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 7:14pm
Democrats are on the Senate floor ready to debate health care fixes. Where are Republicans and where is the bill? #ShowUsTheBill

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 7:06pm
Health care is the most important expenditure in our lives. Writing a bill in secret is unprecedented & irresponsible #ShowUsTheBIll

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 6:56pm
RT if you think Senate Republicans should hold public hearings on #Trumpcare and #ShowUsTheBill

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 6:50pm
Los republicanos en el Senado no tendrán audiencias sobre #Trumpcare y ni siquiera nos quieren mostrar el proyecto de ley. ¿Qué esconden?

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 6:45pm
Senate Republicans won't hold hearings on #Trumpcare or even agree to #ShowUsTheBill. What are they hiding?

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 5:34pm
D's won't make it easy for R's to secretly hatch a plan to take health insurance away from 23 million people #ShowUsTheBill

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 3:57pm
Virginia lost a hero in Dakota Rigsby. Such a terrible incident and my heart is with all who loved him & the famili… https://t.co/w7wVwrbVNI

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 1:50pm
Agree. We also still need a counter-ISIS strategy & new #AUMF. The American people and our troops deserve better. https://t.co/p3OqBepRBa

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 1:16pm
152 yrs ago, news finally reached Texas & the Southwest the Civil War ended & slaves were freed. Proud to join all celebrating #Juneteenth

Senator Tim Kaine
4 days ago:   Monday Jun 19 - 12:48pm
Horrifying. Sending my prayers to the family and friends of Nabra Hassanen, as well as the ADAMS Center community https://t.co/JjZF6lnvFc

Senator Tim Kaine
5 days ago:   Sunday Jun 18 - 6:22pm
Celebrated #Pride2017 in Hampton Roads yesterday with a fantastic group of Virginians. I'll always be a strong advo… https://t.co/lpB02A99ps

Senator Tim Kaine
5 days ago:   Sunday Jun 18 - 5:10pm
Sitting in with Cary Street Ramblers for a Father's Day jam. "My home's across the Blue Ridge Mountains..." https://t.co/NBlAYtwOIO


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Senator Tim Kaine
5 days ago:   Sunday Jun 18 - 12:59pm
Happy Father's Day! So grateful for my kids, my dad & for a weekend spent with Anne

Senator Tim Kaine
6 days ago:   Saturday Jun 17 - 12:13pm
Praying for the safe return of the missing sailors after the terrible accident off the coast of Japan.

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 16 - 10:18pm
Anne's gift to me for Father's Day--Jumpin' Johnny Sansone at @buzandneds in #RVA! Shoulda been here! https://t.co/kh3zNQd7Un


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Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 16 - 5:08pm
Toured the Free Clinic of Culpeper. Heard concerns that #Medicaid cuts would skyrocket the need for cost-free care… https://t.co/Ajs0nRmAnH

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 16 - 4:12pm
I love spending time traveling through the Commonwealth & sharing what I'm standing up for in the Senate! #LOVEVAhttps://t.co/m5XI0OsrFD

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 16 - 4:00pm
So much fun stopping at this family-run joint in Culpeper! Thank you, Frost Cafe! https://t.co/O4LI7Qm5yK


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Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 16 - 12:21pm
Honored to be with Mayor Greenlaw & friends in Fredericksburg today to mark 25 years of the VRE. An important asset… https://t.co/lg311ZZeyT

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 15 - 5:43pm
@AlexandriaVAPD Proud to lead this with @MarkWarner. Wishing Rep. Scalise and everyone injured a swift and full recovery

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 15 - 5:41pm
The Senate stands together in commending the heroism of the Capitol Police, @AlexandriaVAPD, and first responders i… https://t.co/O4jFl7jIiP

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 15 - 4:23pm
The Senate sent a bipartisan message to Iran & Russia that aggression & efforts to undermine US & allies will be me… https://t.co/iEin1Rq4Yo

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 15 - 2:37pm
RT @SCActionNetwork: #MustRead: @SenJohnMcCain & @timkaine urge Congress not to cut #foreignaid programs. https://t.co/1s5UxP19fE #AmericaL

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 15 - 2:15pm
.@SenJohnMcCain and I agree: the Trump Administration should not cut foreign aid https://t.co/wiE7SlmdBK

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 15 - 1:40pm
En los 5 años de DACA, más de 780.000 #DREAMers han podido trabajar y estudiar sin temor a la deportación #SaveDACA https://t.co/zEUPnUl9IC


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Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 15 - 1:39pm
In 5 years of DACA, over 780,000 #DREAMers have been given a chance to work and study without the fear of deportati… https://t.co/xFpgRQD0LN

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 15 - 12:12pm
RT @MorningEdition: After the baseball shooting, Sen. Tim Kaine calls for elevating "what we say about each other and our institutions." ht…

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 15 - 9:44am
Chatted with @TVietor08 about why Congress should uphold its long-standing Constitutional responsibility on matters… https://t.co/H5M7v67NA7

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 5:32pm
@SenatorCarper The only way to get health care right in this country is for both parties to work together on real s… https://t.co/RZOnFMSEDE

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 5:31pm
@SenatorCarper This bill is a great place to start bipartisan collaboration on health care. It's a way we can impro… https://t.co/ltxbI3bP3f

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 5:31pm
The bill @SenatorCarper and I just intro'd would help Virginians by improving the health care marketplace & lowering premiums

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 5:04pm
Wishing a happy 242nd birthday to the @USArmy. Always grateful for the countless sacrifices soldiers & their families make for our freedom

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 12:25pm
Thank you to the Capitol Police & @AlexandriaVAPD for your heroism, as well as everyone helping those recover from this horrific attack

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 14 - 8:15am
Praying for Steve Scalise and all hurt in the outrageous attack this morning in Alexandria.

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 10:40pm
Democratic turnout blows out Republicans across the Commonwealth in #VAprimary. Pedal to the metal through November!

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 9:49pm
VA has dedicated public servants in @tomperriello, Susan Platt, and Gene Rossi who will keep fighting for our shared values

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 9:46pm
VA Dems fielded a strong group of progressive candidates to lead VA forward and build on the success of @TerryMcAuliffe!

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 9:46pm
Congrats @RalphNortham @FairfaxJustin @MarkHerringVA! Excited to show how their positive vision for VA is greater than Trump’s divisiveness

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 4:06pm
There is never a "good shutdown" of the federal government, and I'll continue to make that clear to the Trump Admin… https://t.co/8FOeFg3kj0

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 3:10pm
Retweet if you think the Senate GOP should #ShowUsTheBill and hold hearings on health care

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 2:46pm
RT @ForeignAffairs: Read Tim Kaine’s essay on U.S. grand strategy in a hyperconnected world: https://t.co/yjeN4ly1l3

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 2:46pm
Why I think the US needs a 21st century foreign policy doctrine that presents a coherent strategy in @ForeignAffairs https://t.co/TUT5CmGOsc

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 2:13pm
It's #VAPrimary day, so make sure you get out and vote by 7pm. Visit https://t.co/BNPP3WQPHa or call 800-552-9745 x1 with questions

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 1:40pm
The release of @UVA student Otto Warmbier from North Korea is long overdue. Appreciate @StateDept efforts to bring him home

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 1:08pm
GOP should respect the 1st Amendment and let reporters do their jobs. More important than ever as Senators try to p… https://t.co/AASnxCHnPH

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 11:53am
Excited to be speaking soon at this year's @USGLC State Leaders #SummitDC. Watch live here: https://t.co/FxpH1hEEe9 https://t.co/9Uq9nbfruP

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 13 - 10:11am
Secret process from Senate GOP is careless. Health care is life's most important expenditure & the public should ge… https://t.co/xjSCZoSYHp

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Monday Jun 12 - 9:01pm
Was honored to join the Muslim American Citizens Coalition & Public Affairs Council for an Iftar this evening… https://t.co/Se6hKA1aS1

Senator Tim Kaine
1 week ago:   Monday Jun 12 - 6:33pm
Trump: no one would lose coverage or pay more & pre-existing conditions would be protected. #ShowUsTheBill and we'l… https://t.co/YH5DF2fV2Y