I am on a mission to restore Americans’ faith in our government. From ending the corrupting influence of special interests in our politics to protecting our elections, I’m dropping in to tell you more about how I’ve been inspiring collaboration in Congress this week.
Protecting USPS (And Your Vote)
It has been a difficult week for our country with the news of more mass shootings, this time in El Paso and Dayton. As these awful acts of domestic terrorism become regular parts of our news cycles, it can be easy to lose hope - but these are the times we must rally together as a community and keep pushing for positive change.
I'm checking at the start of a busy August here in Minnesota. I want to extend a hearty thank you to all who have stopped by my office to share perspectives and ideas, and invite you to keep it up. In the meantime, here are a few of the extraordinary people I met this week:
LEARNING FROM HUMAN TRAFFICKING ADVOCATES
I'm headed home for a rejuvenating, and hot, August in Minnesota. I can't wait to connect with many of you in the weeks to come, but first I want to fill you in on a few developments from the end of our session in Washington:
200 DAYS WORKING FOR THE PEOPLE
As we mark the end of a difficult, steamy, stormy week, I'm taking a moment to let you know what I was up to in Washington, and where I believe we're headed next:
I hope you had a safe and meaningful Fourth of July with family and friends. It has been a full week back at work here in Washington - here's what I've been up to since returning to Capitol Hill:
PROTECTING OUR HEALTH CARE