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Portrait of Debbie Wasserman Schultz

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Debbie Wasserman Schultz

FL-23 (D)
As Florida's first Jewish Congresswoman, Congressmember Wasserman Schultz has stood up for equality and justice, vigorously defending her progressive values and working on behalf of seniors, children, and families. Her philosophy is there is "no task too small, and no goal too big."
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How does Debbie align with Project 100's values?
  • Economic Opportunity: The Congressmember will continue to support funding for Pell grants and legislation to help decrease the burden of student loan debt. She supported implementing the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to help homeowners and small businesses.
  • Equal Treatment Under the Law: The Congressmember is committed to promoting gender equality and awareness of women's issues.
  • Healthy People & Communities: Congressmember Wasserman Schultz supports the Affordable Care Act. She introduced the EARLY Act—an education and outreach campaign to support early detection, diagnosis and survival of breast cancer. She is a staunch advocate of a woman's right to access safe resources for planning her family. She believes decisions about a woman's body should be between her and her doctor. She has worked against domestic violence, trafficking and assault of women.
Background information
  • Politician
  • Ceiling Crasher
  • Incumbent
Endorsements
Debbie Wasserman Schultz has been endorsed by the following organizations:
  • Democratic Party

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