Julián Castro 18 hours ago:   Sunday Nov 29 - 11:27pm More than 51 million people are food insecure right now. One-third don’t qualify for SNAP benefits.
The pandemic has exposed just how many Americans are one missed paycheck away from poverty or hunger.
We must pass relief now to keep people fed, housed, and healthy. Julián Castro 20 hours ago:   Sunday Nov 29 - 9:08pm Congratulations to Santiago Potes on this achievement.
Dreamers like Santiago are an essential part of our nation and will continue to power our success in the years ahead. https://t.co/fJg9wFng2Z Julián Castro 23 hours ago:   Sunday Nov 29 - 5:55pm In 2016, @ReverendWarnock hosted community leaders and public servants at the Ebenezer Baptist Church for the 30th anniversary of MLK Jr. Day.
I was struck by his humility and dedication to serve others. He’ll make an excellent Senator. Support his race: https://t.co/2KjO3dbKw0https://t.co/ehrmfUSpbP
Link to Image Julián Castro 1 day ago:   Sunday Nov 29 - 1:10pm RT @JoaquinCastrotx: For America to be a North Star in the world, we must stand for the rule of law & pursue for a more inclusive, just nation.
This mission starts at home. We must rid our nation & the world of COVID-19 & get our economy back on track.
My @ExpressNews op-ed: https://t.co/UCx2TprHaE Julián Castro 1 day ago:   Sunday Nov 29 - 12:35pm Mayor @DanielCoronaNV is not only making history as Nevada’s first openly gay Latino mayor. He’s doing a great job as mayor of West Wendover because he listens to and responds to the needs of his entire community. https://t.co/UsxHs8tE8v Julián Castro 1 day ago:   Sunday Nov 29 - 11:42am The pandemic has exposed our nation’s deep economic inequalities and hurt the most vulnerable.
Millions are suffering while Congress is on recess and Mitch McConnell sits on legislation that would help Americans just get by. Pass the HEROES Act. https://t.co/fPv9i6AoR2
Link to Image Julián Castro 1 day ago:   Sunday Nov 29 - 11:39am RT @amjoyshow: .@JulianCastro: This affects people whether they are a Democrat, Republican, Independent, wherever they are. It's gone so deep during this pandemic it's beyond ideology. It really is about a disconnect [GOP senators] have from their live and those of people out in America. #AMJoyhttps://t.co/JsoHi79pWo
Link to Image Julián Castro 1 day ago:   Sunday Nov 29 - 9:19am RT @SawyerHackett: 26 million Americans are having trouble putting food on the table.
At 10:30am ET @JulianCastro, who released a groundbreaking plan to eliminate hunger, will join @amjoyshow with @MariaTeresa1 to talk about food insecurity and COVID-19. Tune in! Julián Castro 3 days ago:   Friday Nov 27 - 12:16pm Indigenous people have been particularly harmed by COVID-19 and its economic impact.
Today, as we celebrate Native American Heritage Day, let’s commit to respecting tribal sovereignty and building prosperity for tribal communities. Julián Castro 3 days ago:   Friday Nov 27 - 11:29am RT @natimontelongo: A year ago today @juliancastro released the first ever plan to eliminate hunger.
Today, as the HEROES Act sits on McConnell’s desk, 26 million Americans can’t put food on the table.
https://t.co/3QuPDyg6s0 Julián Castro 3 days ago:   Friday Nov 27 - 11:16am RT @LemonadaMedia: Before @JulianCastro traveled the US for stories of hope & survival, he told us about his own humble upbringing. Revisit the touching episode featuring his mom @castrocountry, brother @JoaquinCastrotx, + the empowering spirit of his abuela, called Mamo: https://t.co/oNqNozSbVRhttps://t.co/wIz3Qbp29D
Link to Image Julián Castro 3 days ago:   Friday Nov 27 - 12:02am RT @jayrosen_nyu: Watch this remarkable confrontation between a former Australian Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, and Paul Kelly, editor-at-large for one of Murdoch's key properties, The Australian. The subject is climate change and the Murdoch empire's disastrous legacy. https://t.co/30OU2uo9XG
Link to Image Julián Castro 4 days ago:   Thursday Nov 26 - 11:10am These are difficult times, but we have much to be thankful and hopeful for this holiday season.
Wishing you and your family a happy and safe Thanksgiving. Julián Castro 5 days ago:   Wednesday Nov 25 - 3:07pm RT @KamalaHarris: Tune in now for a special Thanksgiving message from President-elect @JoeBiden.https://t.co/6yVAMaE922 Julián Castro 5 days ago:   Wednesday Nov 25 - 10:27am Food insecurity has reached crisis levels.
As the holidays approach, 1 in 6 families with children are having trouble putting food on the table. We need a real relief package now—not more games from @senatemajldr and @realDonaldTrump.https://t.co/MSqkaJuorq Julián Castro 5 days ago:   Tuesday Nov 24 - 11:29pm Thanks for covering this so well @mattkatz00 Julián Castro 5 days ago:   Tuesday Nov 24 - 11:16pm Looks like they approved the contract renewal. Julián Castro 5 days ago:   Tuesday Nov 24 - 11:12pm Thread. A 10 hour meeting about an ICE detention center...still going. Watching. https://t.co/I9kgTrAlND Julián Castro 5 days ago:   Tuesday Nov 24 - 11:03pm RT @NBCLatino: The next chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee must help Biden rid the world of Covid-19 and rebuild the damage President Trump did to the country's diplomatic infrastructure, Rep. Joaquin Castro, one of three candidates for job, said Tuesday. https://t.co/Lxik7YSww2 Julián Castro 5 days ago:   Tuesday Nov 24 - 6:08pm RT @NBCLatino: Democrat @JoaquinCastrotx seeks a larger role in Congress as House Foreign Affairs chair, saying we should look at climate change and LGBTQ, indigenous and women’s rights through a foreign policy lens. By @SuzGamboa https://t.co/Lxik7YSww2 Julián Castro 6 days ago:   Tuesday Nov 24 - 5:04pm RT @ReverendWarnock: I told you the smear ads were coming, but Georgians will see Sen. @Kloeffler’s ads for what they are. https://t.co/0sgU8ndC63
Link to Image Julián Castro 6 days ago:   Tuesday Nov 24 - 11:32am .@JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris have their work cut out for them in undoing Trump’s damage and restoring the promise of our country.
Fortunately they’re assembling a cabinet that looks like America with the experience to make a big difference on day one and beyond. https://t.co/IwTMA5h4CB
Link to Image Julián Castro 6 days ago:   Tuesday Nov 24 - 12:18am RT @MSNBC: "This is somebody that not only has the experience, the know-how, but also has lived an immigrant's dream story," Julián Castro says discussing Alejandro Mayorkas' nomination to DHS Sec. "Someone who is a political refugee who understands that we are a nation of immigrants." https://t.co/VQF6H1NTUT
Link to Image Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Monday Nov 23 - 4:55pm RT @SenWarren: Janet Yellen would be an outstanding choice for Treasury Secretary. She is smart, tough, and principled. As one of the most successful Fed Chairs ever, she has stood up to Wall Street banks, including holding Wells Fargo accountable for cheating working families. Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Monday Nov 23 - 3:09pm @marceelias Great work by you and the entire legal team, Marc. Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Monday Nov 23 - 12:50pm RT @JoaquinCastrotx: .@ABlinken is an esteemed public servant and will be an excellent Secretary of State. Like @JoeBiden, he understands the U.S. at its best is a North Star in the world.
I looking forward to working together to rebuild America's infrastructure of diplomacy. https://t.co/66j8ZHJmT5 Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Monday Nov 23 - 12:39pm Alejandro Mayorkas is a historic and experienced choice to lead an agency in desperate need of reform.
As an immigrant and a creator of the DACA program, he’s well suited to undo Trump’s damage and build a more compassionate and common sense immigration agenda. https://t.co/4pQdJ3q2GT Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Sunday Nov 22 - 8:31pm Pardon @realDonaldTrump?
No. Hold him accountable for the first time in his life, and send a message that no one is above the law. https://t.co/RqQepHRhja Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Sunday Nov 22 - 6:48pm Hey, @JoaquinCastrotx, you think if they had more Latinos in their newsroom things like this wouldn’t happen? https://t.co/B5U7Rud32Khttps://t.co/YSqwxLhrDA
Link to Image Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Sunday Nov 22 - 3:20pm Six years ago today, 12-year-old Tamir Rice lost his life to police violence.
This election would have been the first he could legally vote. We should act now so that what happened to Tamir never happens to anyone again. https://t.co/jO1uA6cpaY
Link to Image Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Sunday Nov 22 - 12:25pm In just a few minutes I’ll join MSNBC’s @AlexWitt to talk immigration and the COVID-19 recovery. Tune in! Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Friday Nov 20 - 12:59pm RT @YahooFinance: “Now is the real important part, which is making sure that we’re able to get this vaccine distributed in an efficient and effective way,” Former Secretary of HUD @JulianCastro says. “That’s going to require enormous coordination from many agencies within the federal government.” https://t.co/ABVOLIGVfD
Link to Image Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 19 - 11:40pm @OKnox Sorry to hear this, Olivier. Always appreciated our conversations. Looking forward to seeing what you do next. Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 19 - 5:14pm Last year I walked the tunnels beneath the Las Vegas strip that hundreds of homeless people call home.
On today’s episode of Our America, I talk to the folks who led me down there about how we can end homelessness with the right leadership. Listen: https://t.co/4Itw8RsxMIhttps://t.co/4zQgzacehi
Link to Image Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 19 - 4:18pm RT @KamalaHarris: Under horrific circumstances, governors across our country are stepping up and working to keep Americans safe. Tune in now as @JoeBiden and I deliver remarks after our meeting with @NatlGovsAssoc.https://t.co/BMX3k1Fjfr Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 19 - 3:42pm RT @JoeBiden: It’s not enough to praise our essential workers — we have to protect and pay them. Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 19 - 12:06pm RT @ClintonFdn: "Use your voice and your platform to make this an issue that your policymakers not only pay attention to and care about, but do something." –Secretary @JulianCastro shares how we can make affordable housing a priority. https://t.co/d5Irz0KIqS
Link to Image Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 18 - 11:30pm Tens of millions of Americans are months behind on rent. The moratorium on evictions expires in 43 days.
If we don’t act soon to extend the moratorium and provide serious rent relief, millions could be evicted in the middle of winter as the virus surges.
We must act now. Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 18 - 7:27pm RT @ErickaConant: NEW - @JoaquinCastrotx , Congress’ North Star on Foreign Policy. via @ALDIANewshttps://t.co/X5uQ5txYjY
The incoming decision on the next House Foreign Affairs Chair goes well beyond Congress.
It will impact the world. https://t.co/2MamHD9LNX
Link to Image Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 18 - 7:21pm RT @thereidout: "We've seen food insecurity more than double among households this year."
@JulianCastro on Americans waiting in food lines as the GOP fails to pass covid relief. https://t.co/WcHcW0NVs9 Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 18 - 7:20pm RT @LemonadaMedia: When @JulianCastro met the Tillmans in Flint, Michigan, the powerful work they did stuck with him. It’s local “helpers” like these who are the heart and soul of #OurAmerica.
Listen to their episode here: https://t.co/6HiJFu82I7https://t.co/yvqYM0URwB Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 18 - 11:13am The Trump administration has hurriedly deported thousands of migrant children fleeing violence and poverty, in violation of international agreements.
They even deported children to Mexico when they came from elsewhere.
This successful injunction is a victory for human rights. https://t.co/6K9JkIRur5 Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 17 - 10:18pm 52 million Americans are experiencing food insecurity due to Covid-19.
Yet Trump and McConnell are sitting on legislation that would keep people healthy and fed. Pass the HEROES Act. https://t.co/93Qe2AWVX7
Link to Image Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Monday Nov 16 - 9:30pm RT @SarabiaTX: As chairman of the @HouseForeign subcommittee on oversight and investigations, @JoaquinCastrotx is leading the charge to hold Trump's State Department accountable, promote diversity, and empower diplomats.
https://t.co/NXSlU4xeQZ Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Monday Nov 16 - 9:29pm RT @HispanicCaucus: Hate crimes against Latinos, including the El Paso massacre, are at a decade high — and it’s not a surprise.
After the open hostility and blatant racism from the Trump administration, this is the result.
We must come together as a nation to reject hate. https://t.co/T7Tt37dnUp Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Monday Nov 16 - 9:19pm RT @RepAndyVargas: Wow— thank you! Amazing turnout for our event tonight with @JulianCastro & @maura_healey, with surprise video from @edmarkey!
We hit our Zoom capacity at 100 ppl— apologies if you couldn’t get in. Happy to meet with you virtually to make up for it. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org://t.co/p19aUuwDfn
Link to Image Julián Castro 1 week ago:   Monday Nov 16 - 7:03pm There are food lines in Dallas as far as you can see.
Incarcerated Texans are being used to move bodies in morgues in El Paso.
Texas has surpassed 1M cases, yet @GregAbbott_TX refuses to use our state’s rainy day fund to keep people healthy and fed. https://t.co/pb54bEaMfK
Link to Image Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Saturday Nov 14 - 5:43pm The Trump administration unlawfully undermined the DACA program, jeopardizing the futures of more than a million Dreamers.
This ruling is a great victory for so many families who have become an essential part of our nation. https://t.co/JUxOIjKX5m Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Saturday Nov 14 - 4:10pm We’re at a critical moment in which our leadership can take us forward, embracing our diversity and making us stronger for it—instead of taking us backward and inciting hate.
I look forward to @KamalaHarris and @JoeBiden leading us into that future Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Saturday Nov 14 - 4:10pm I think back to the shooting in Olathe, Kansas that injured two people and took the life of Srinivas Kuchibhotla, an engineer of Indian descent.
Srinivas was shot by a man who questioned his immigration status and yelled “get out of my country!” https://t.co/n1eRjvRxSF Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Saturday Nov 14 - 4:10pm VP-elect Harris’s ascension means so much to many, including those of South Asian descent who are under-represented in Washington.
These communities are often overlooked in our politics and have been the target of hate crimes. Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Saturday Nov 14 - 4:10pm As we celebrate the election results and the Diwali Festival of Lights, we must recognize the significance of this victory for the Indian-American community.
In addition to being the first Black, and female, Vice President, @KamalaHarris will be the first Indian-American VP. Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Saturday Nov 14 - 1:03pm Diwali celebrates the triumph of light over darkness and goodness over evil.
To those celebrating, I hope the year ahead brings you much joy and good health. Happy Diwali and Saal Mubarak! Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Saturday Nov 14 - 11:41am After four years of Trump attacking allies and ignoring global challenges, it’s time for a new approach to diplomacy.
@JoaquinCastrotx is running for Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee to end to endless wars and promote democracy through cooperation. https://t.co/TiYkSXV2ol Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Friday Nov 13 - 3:02pm RT @staceyabrams: Thank you, Georgia!
Now on to the next fight, when we take back the Senate on Jan 5.
Link to Image Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Friday Nov 13 - 1:14pm RT @natimontelongo: After the 2020 cycle, #PeopleFirstFuture has remained steadfast in our values:
- We relaunched "Adiós Trump" shirts in support of DACA renewals
- We maxed out to both GA Senate Races
- We are currently fundraising to support & mobilize Latino voters in Georgia
& more to come Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 12 - 11:27pm RT @JulianCastro: Go Arizona! Arizona is a state that represents the future of our country—it’s young, it’s diverse, it’s hardworking and quickly growing, and it’s a state we’ve worked hard to flip.
¡Felicidades! to the many organizers who have worked hard for this moment. https://t.co/0bfDgqAP3L
Link to Image Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 12 - 9:41pm RT @JoaquinCastrotx: Our Democratic Caucus has extraordinary talent and if elected to lead @HouseForeign, I intend to term limit my time as chair.
I’m committed to building bridges among the diverse perspectives within our Caucus — and Congress must be a strong partner with the Biden administration. https://t.co/Z3UFTtbUwk Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 12 - 7:06pm RT @REMEZCLA: Proceeds made from Julián Castro’s 'Adios Trump' shirts going to support DACA recipients. Take our money, Julián Castro!
Link to Image Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Nov 11 - 8:53pm He knew the challenges veteran families faced, and met their needs at a crucial moment.
That’s the kind of presidential leadership he will restore to the White House. https://t.co/Ri770FuhKa
Link to Image Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Nov 11 - 8:53pm Right before the ceremony began, @JoeBiden showed up unannounced, shook every hand of every veteran, and comforted parents who lost children in combat.
He didn’t speak about politics, only about the sacrifices of veterans and what we owe them as a nation. https://t.co/BxJSBh8hGu
Link to Image Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Nov 11 - 8:52pm Four years ago, on Veterans Day, I traveled to Delaware to mark the functional end of homelessness in the state.
It was a tremendous achievement taking place on a solemn holiday. https://t.co/quSkLQYlIi
Link to Image Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Nov 11 - 8:16pm A great choice! @RonaldKlain understands the unprecedented challenges we face and has the experience to help @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris begin to tackle them on day one. https://t.co/OsjjKrK8Zc Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Nov 11 - 11:19am Thank you to every service member who has served our nation in the armed forces.
In the years ahead we must work to ensure no veteran goes hungry, homeless, jobless, or is deported.
We can and must do better to honor their sacrifice. #VeteransDay Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Nov 11 - 10:39am RT @JoeBiden: We are going to build a health care system that puts you and your family first — and that every American can be proud of. Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Nov 10 - 2:34pm RT @JoaquinCastrotx: .@JoeBiden is the next President of the United States.
Election is over. Donald Trump lost.
@SecPompeo is undermining the rule of law and democracy here at home and around the world. https://t.co/i5Ks4Bn0yx Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 9 - 9:57pm ‘Tis the season. https://t.co/YNdURfLnD9
Link to Image Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 9 - 7:20pm Joe Biden and Kamala Harris know that we can’t just recover from the crises we face—we have to build back better and stronger then ever.
They can assemble the coalition to get it done. https://t.co/mICcmjsR8K
Link to Image Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 9 - 6:17pm 121 more children than we previously knew haven’t seen their parents in years. Even worse, the administration knew they were orphaning them—the cruelty was the point.
@JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris will work to reunite them. https://t.co/GZNVlfla5J Julián Castro 2 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 9 - 5:32pm RT @jacobsoboroff: BREAKING: Lawyers can't find the parents of 666 kids separated by Trump, a higher number than previously reported. With @JuliaEAinsley.https://t.co/qd4OOindIw Julián Castro 3 weeks ago:   Sunday Nov 8 - 10:14pm Joe Biden and Kamala Harris can bring our nation together, including the entirety of the Democratic coalition that helped elect them. https://t.co/VCMf7QZ0Pt
Link to Image Julián Castro 3 weeks ago:   Sunday Nov 8 - 9:09pm Right now I’m joining MSNBC’s @AliVelshi to discuss the election results, and @JoeBiden’s unique ability to bring our country together to get things done. Tune in!