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Rainy Night in Georgia; Roll Up Sleeves; Get Back to Work

Well, it was a long, rainy night in Georgia. We just came up short. So, now what? Take a deep breath and dust off those storm clouds. This fight is not a sprint. It is a marathon. Let’s get back to work. As The West Wing’s President Bartlet said, “what’s next?” Well, for starters, the fight for quality health care for all. #159SixthDistrict #159LongNight #159StayStrong

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Showtime in the Sixth and with Health Care

If the last two weeks have been crunch time, this week qualifies as showtime. Will we flip the Sixth? And will we be able to save access to health care for millions of Americans, including almost a million Georgians? #159FliptheSixth #159HealthCare #159BetheChange #159SaveMedicaid #159NotoTrumpCare

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Crunch Time in the Sixth and on Health Care Bill in Senate

The polls are nice but... the only polls that matter are the ones released on June 20. The polls don't matter if no one goes to vote. So, if you live in the Sixth Congressional District and haven't already voted through absentee or early voting, you need to make a plan to go on June 20 and take your friends. And, after voting, focus on the health care in the Senate. #159FliptheSxith #159HealthCare

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Leadership Shifting to Ordinary Americans and the States

The week of May 30 will go down as one of the most embarrassing in the history of the United States, given our exit from the Paris Accord, but it could also go down as one of the most resilient for the Resistance and most Americans. #159NoPlanetB #159FliptheSixth #159AdvocacyMatters

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Remember, All Politics Is Local

While the news reports coming out of D.C. are shocking and jaw dropping (Jared Kushner under FBI cloud and undisclosed Russia contacts), let's not lose sight of an important adage. All politics is local. And right now that means the Sixth Congressional District and health care. #159FliptheSixth #159NotoTrumpcare

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Crunch Time for the Sixth Congressional District

Starting this week, we enter crunch time in the Sixth Congressional District. Let's do this and elect the candidate who shares our progressive values and who will fight for health care coverage for all. #159FliptheSixth #159Advocacy

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Tough Week in Georgia But We Did Win Important Court Case

The week of May 1 was a hard one. We won an important court battle for the Sixth District and lost the fight to save the ACA in the U.S. House of Representatives, as well as the effort to keep Georgia public campuses safe when Gov. Deal signed HB280 Campus Carry into law. #159LetsDoThis #159StayStrong

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Ossof Heads to Run-Off with Handel; Next Steps

The impossible happened on April 18. A congressional district, long thought to be safe and solidly red, turned blue last night with Jon Ossof’s solid first-place finish in the April 18 special election. The election was a jungle one meaning that the top two finishers head to a run-off on Tuesday, June 20. #159FliptheSixth #159CalltoAction #159LetsDoThis #159DotheImpossible

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