Ayanna Pressley

Last updated on 2017-05-31T22:06+0300.

About this image

sign

Quotes... Extracted quotes from

Ayanna Pressley told ( about Civil Rights Movement ) : “In a 1944 address, FDR called for a second Bill of Rights which included the right to a useful and financially rewarding job,” External link

thegrio Friday, February 14, 2020 7:11:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Dr. King’s legacy is often reduced to just one speech, and the March on Washington often mischaracterized. The March on Washington was actually the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. It was a March for Economic Justice,” External link

thegrio Friday, February 14, 2020 7:11:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley told ( about Civil Rights Movement ) : “In a 1944 address, FDR called for a second Bill of Rights which included the right to a useful and financially rewarding job,” External link

thegrio Friday, February 14, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Dr. King’s legacy is often reduced to just one speech, and the March on Washington often mischaracterized. The March on Washington was actually the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. It was a March for Economic Justice,” External link

thegrio Friday, February 14, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley explained : “I think it’s important that I’m transparent about this new normal,” External link

thegrio Tuesday, February 11, 2020 1:57:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley told : “We’re actually in the momentum, and what I mean by that is in the way that we are intentional about bringing our ancestors into spaces, I have got to bring people like [Reps.] Barbara Lee and Maxine Waters,” External link

politico Monday, February 10, 2020 4:33:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I love that she’s unapologetic on the policy matters,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, February 10, 2020 12:19:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley told : “Personally, I love the idea of a fare-free MBTA,” External link

foxnews Saturday, February 8, 2020 2:06:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Donald Trump ) : “I see right through (Donald Trump),” External link

masslive Wednesday, February 5, 2020 8:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Whether you’re black, brown, or white, no matter your sexual orientation, gender or where you grew up, so many of us want the same things for our families,” “We want to have enough to thrive, not just survive, and leave to a better future for our children. We deserve decent housing, quality education and medical care. Safe communities, clean air and water. We want to be free. And our destinies are tied” External link

boston Wednesday, February 5, 2020 8:05:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress, and contempt for our Constitution — strong-arming a sham impeachment trial in the Senate. This presidency is not legitimate,” External link

utsandiego Wednesday, February 5, 2020 7:16:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress, and contempt for our Constitution — strong-arming a sham impeachment trial in the Senate. This presidency is not legitimate,” External link

latimes Wednesday, February 5, 2020 6:06:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress, and contempt for our Constitution — strong-arming a sham impeachment trial in the Senate. This presidency is not legitimate,” External link

latimes Wednesday, February 5, 2020 5:06:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "What I intend to speak to is not the strength of our union, per se, but the strength of our movement," External link

wesh Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:28:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "When I ran for Congress, I said, 'The people close to the pain should be closest to the power,' driving and informing the policymaking. That wasn't some cute hashtag or slogan -- that's a value," External link

wesh Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:28:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "What I intend to speak to is not the strength of our union, per se, but the strength of our movement," External link

wmur Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:13:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "When I ran for Congress, I said, 'The people close to the pain should be closest to the power,' driving and informing the policymaking. That wasn't some cute hashtag or slogan -- that's a value," External link

wmur Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:13:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Donald J Trump ) : "On the eve of Senate Republicans covering up transgressions and spreading misinformation, I cannot in good conscience attend a sham State of the Union when I have seen firsthand the damage Donald J. Trump's rhetoric and policies have inflicted on those I love and those I represent," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:11:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "What I intend to speak to is not the strength of our union, per se, but the strength of our movement," External link

Koat Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "When I ran for Congress, I said, 'The people close to the pain should be closest to the power,' driving and informing the policymaking. That wasn't some cute hashtag or slogan -- that's a value," External link

Koat Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "What I intend to speak to is not the strength of our union, per se, but the strength of our movement," External link

kcci Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:06:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "When I ran for Congress, I said, 'The people close to the pain should be closest to the power,' driving and informing the policymaking. That wasn't some cute hashtag or slogan -- that's a value," External link

kcci Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:06:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "What I intend to speak to is not the strength of our union, per se, but the strength of our movement," External link

wyff4 Wednesday, February 5, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "When I ran for Congress, I said, 'The people close to the pain should be closest to the power,' driving and informing the policymaking. That wasn't some cute hashtag or slogan -- that's a value," External link

wyff4 Wednesday, February 5, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress, and contempt for our constitution – strong-arming a sham impeachment trial in the Senate,” External link

boston Wednesday, February 5, 2020 2:59:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley told : “What I intend to speak to is not the strength of our union, per se, but the strength of our movement,” External link

boston Wednesday, February 5, 2020 2:59:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley wrote : "The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress & contempt for our constitution," External link

cnbc Wednesday, February 5, 2020 2:15:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley wrote : “The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress & contempt for our constitution,” External link

politico Wednesday, February 5, 2020 1:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The occupant of the White House incessantly stokes fear in people of color, women, healthcare providers, LGBTQ+ communities, low-income families, and many more. He does not embody the principles, the responsibility, the grace, nor the integrity that is required of the President of the United States,” External link

dailycaller Wednesday, February 5, 2020 1:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress, and contempt for our constitution strong-arming a sham impeachment trial in the Senate. This presidency is not legitimate,” External link

dailycaller Wednesday, February 5, 2020 1:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Donald J Trump ) : "On the eve of Senate Republicans covering up transgressions and spreading misinformation, I cannot in good conscience attend a sham State of the Union when I have seen firsthand the damage Donald J. Trump's rhetoric and politics have inflicted on those I love and those I represent," External link

CBSnews Wednesday, February 5, 2020 12:56:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added ( about Donald J Trump ) : “On the eve of Senate Republicans covering up transgressions and spreading misinformation, I cannot in good conscience attend a sham State of the Union when I have seen firsthand the damage Donald J. Trump’s rhetoric and policies have inflicted on those I love and those I represent,” External link

bostonherald Wednesday, February 5, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I’m not interested in a savior, I want a partner,” External link

politico Tuesday, February 4, 2020 12:16:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “There’s so many reasons why we could have felt powerless, hopeless, small,” External link

politico Tuesday, February 4, 2020 12:16:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I'm not mad at the polls, I don't put much stock in them,” External link

politico Tuesday, February 4, 2020 12:16:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley told : “We deserve a president that listens!” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, February 4, 2020 2:55:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "This is why I'm supporting Elizabeth Warren for President," External link

wbur Monday, February 3, 2020 4:25:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “Everyone in this room … you are powerful,” “You are writing history in this moment. We can’t do this work alone. We need a partner, and you will have that in Elizabeth Warren as our next president” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, February 3, 2020 4:20:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I’ve talked a lot about how empathetic she is but let me give you another ‘e’ word,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, February 3, 2020 2:19:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added : “We deserve a person who will listen,” External link

nbcnews Sunday, February 2, 2020 12:23:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Even if we wipe out all student debt tomorrow, the devastating impact on consumers’ credit would remain for years to come,” External link

boston Thursday, January 30, 2020 11:15:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley wrote : “I reject this pro-annexation plan, it is a step in the wrong direction,” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, January 29, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added : “Would welcome the opportunity to educate you,” External link

yahoo-au Saturday, January 25, 2020 3:18:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “the rhetoric & policies of anti choice zealots like DeVos put the lives & bodily autonomy of far too many people at risk” External link

yahoo-au Saturday, January 25, 2020 3:18:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added : “Would welcome the opportunity to educate you,” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Saturday, January 25, 2020 2:48:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “the rhetoric & policies of anti choice zealots like DeVos put the lives & bodily autonomy of far too many people at risk” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Saturday, January 25, 2020 2:48:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says : “People have been reminding me of the India.Arie song ‘I Am Not My Hair,’ ” “You are not your hair. And that’s true. But I still want it” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, January 22, 2020 3:13:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “If we could celebrate the identity of a veteran, if we can celebrate the identity of a survivor of domestic violence, if we could celebrate the identity of someone in the recovery community, and say why we need them at the table,” External link

bostonherald Monday, January 20, 2020 9:13:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "My twists have become such a synonymous and conflated part of — not only my personal identity and how I show up in the world — but my political brand," External link

news-yahoo Monday, January 20, 2020 8:17:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "My twists have become such a synonymous and conflated part of — not only my personal identity and how I show up in the world — but my political brand," External link

news-yahoo Monday, January 20, 2020 2:40:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn’t have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

news18 Sunday, January 19, 2020 2:15:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

news18 Sunday, January 19, 2020 2:15:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Not to give short shrift to those victories and those visionaries who saw them through, but I do believe that we are still in the midst of the civil rights movement,” “We sit in the pain of a dream unfulfilled, and the burden of a struggle continued” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, January 19, 2020 3:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Whatever victories we enjoy, they were the result of thousands of boycotts and marches . . . and millions of prayers, and long days of work with a capital ‘W’ by those unsung sheroes and heroes like my mother,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, January 19, 2020 3:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “of nursery rhymes or princesses, she told me stories of black struggle, black liberation, and black joy,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, January 19, 2020 3:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “For far too long, we have not seen people who shared our hair, or our heritage, reflected on screens and in magazines and in museums,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, January 19, 2020 3:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “How can we expose our young scholars to an arts education that is culturally relevant, empowering, and affirming, if they are getting pushed out of their classrooms before they ever have a chance to pick up a paint brush?” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, January 19, 2020 3:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed," "And then, I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation" External link

arkansasonline Saturday, January 18, 2020 11:24:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

wtsp Saturday, January 18, 2020 12:18:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

12newsnow Friday, January 17, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says : "Now, I walk into rooms and little girls are wearing T-shirts that say 'My Congresswoman Wears Braids,' " External link

npr Friday, January 17, 2020 10:46:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says : "I am making peace with having alopecia," "I am very early in my alopecia journey. But I'm making progress every day. ... It's about self-agency, it's about power, it's about acceptance" External link

npr Friday, January 17, 2020 10:46:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

wcnc Friday, January 17, 2020 10:33:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn’t not want to go to sleep because I did not want the morning to come where I would remove this bonnet and my wrap and be met with more hair in the sink and an image in the mirror of a person who increasingly felt like a stranger to me,” External link

eurweb Friday, January 17, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “And so I didn’t have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” External link

eurweb Friday, January 17, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb," "It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing" External link

wacotrib Friday, January 17, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed," "And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation" External link

wacotrib Friday, January 17, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I didn't not want to go to sleep because I did not want the morning to come where I would remove this bonnet and my wrap and be met with more hair in the sink and an image in the mirror of a person who increasingly felt like a stranger to me," External link

news-yahoo Friday, January 17, 2020 4:29:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "And so I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb," External link

news-yahoo Friday, January 17, 2020 4:29:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "As a Black woman, the personal is political. My hair story is no exception" External link

bbc Friday, January 17, 2020 2:39:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added : "My twists had become such a synonymous and conflated part of not only my personal identity and how I show up in the world, but my political brand. "That's why I think it's important that I'm transparent about this new normal, and living with alopecia" External link

bbc Friday, January 17, 2020 2:39:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” External link

wcvb Friday, January 17, 2020 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” External link

wcvb Friday, January 17, 2020 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

wcvb Friday, January 17, 2020 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

wcvb Friday, January 17, 2020 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb," "It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing" External link

abc7ny Friday, January 17, 2020 4:24:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed," "And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation" External link

abc7ny Friday, January 17, 2020 4:24:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley recalled : “In the fall, when I was getting my hair retwisted, is the first time that I was made aware that I had some patches,” “From there, it accelerated very quickly” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, January 17, 2020 4:24:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn’t have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

dailyjournal Friday, January 17, 2020 3:52:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

dailyjournal Friday, January 17, 2020 3:52:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, January 17, 2020 3:44:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, January 17, 2020 3:44:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "From there it accelerated very quickly. I've been waking up every morning to sink fulls of air," External link

yahoo-au Friday, January 17, 2020 3:36:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I think it's important that I'm transparent about this new normal," External link

yahoo-au Friday, January 17, 2020 3:36:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "From there it accelerated very quickly. I've been waking up every morning to sink fulls of air," External link

afp-en Friday, January 17, 2020 3:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I think it's important that I'm transparent about this new normal," External link

afp-en Friday, January 17, 2020 3:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

eagletribune Friday, January 17, 2020 2:48:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

eagletribune Friday, January 17, 2020 2:48:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley recalled : “I was completely bald. And in a matter of hours, was going to have to walk into the floor, the House Chamber … and cast a vote in support of articles of impeachment,” “And so I didn’t have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb. It was a moment of transformation, not of my choosing” External link

nypost Friday, January 17, 2020 2:46:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “My husband says I don’t — you know, that everything doesn’t have to be political,” “The reality is that I’m black, and I’m a black woman, and I’m a black woman in politics. And everything I do is political” External link

nypost Friday, January 17, 2020 2:46:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

clickondetroit Friday, January 17, 2020 2:37:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

clickondetroit Friday, January 17, 2020 2:37:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn’t have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

TorontoStar Friday, January 17, 2020 2:34:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

TorontoStar Friday, January 17, 2020 2:34:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "It's about self agency. It's about power. It's about acceptance," External link

ABCnews Friday, January 17, 2020 2:30:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

click2houston Friday, January 17, 2020 2:23:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

click2houston Friday, January 17, 2020 2:23:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn’t have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

tribtown Friday, January 17, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

tribtown Friday, January 17, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I didn't not want to go to sleep because I did not want the morning to come where I would remove this bonnet and my wrap and be met with more hair in the sink and an image in the mirror of a person who increasingly felt like a stranger to me," External link

news-yahoo Friday, January 17, 2020 12:49:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "And so I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb," External link

news-yahoo Friday, January 17, 2020 12:49:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley told : “I got these Senegalese twists, and I feel like I met myself fully for the first time,” External link

boston Friday, January 17, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “My husband says I don’t — you know, that everything doesn’t have to be political,” “The reality is that I’m black, and I’m a black woman, and I’m a black woman in politics. And everything I do is political” External link

boston Friday, January 17, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I wanna be freed from the secret and the shame that that secret carries with it,” “And because I’m not here just to occupy space, I’m here to create it,” External link

boston Friday, January 17, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley explained : “I think it’s important that I’m transparent about this new normal,” External link

thegrio Thursday, January 16, 2020 11:24:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "We know that when the rest of America gets a cold, black folks get pneumonia," "Black people have been integral to the evolution of Boston for 350 years, and yet many of us are incessantly traumatized by violence, poverty and incarceration" External link

wbur Sunday, January 12, 2020 9:53:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "In the same way we're saying, 'Without black business, there is no economy,' we have to say the same thing about black creatives and black artists," "There is no economy without your contributions" External link

wbur Sunday, January 12, 2020 9:53:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "undermining an entire universe of potential candidates and vendors - especially women and people of color - whose ideas, energy, and innovation need a place in our party," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, January 11, 2020 4:06:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "undermining an entire universe of potential candidates and vendors - especially women and people of color - whose ideas, energy, and innovation need a place in our party," External link

usaToday Saturday, January 11, 2020 3:36:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The Occupant was JUST impeached for abuse of power for political gain & now he is leading us to the brink of war because he believes it will help his re-election,” “We are sick of endless wars. Congress has the sole authority to declare war and we must deescalate” External link

WashingtonPost Saturday, January 4, 2020 2:36:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The Occupant was JUST impeached for abuse of power for political gain & now he is leading us to the brink of war because he believes it will help his re-election,” “We are sick of endless wars. Congress has the sole authority to declare war and we must deescalate” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, January 3, 2020 9:41:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The Occupant was JUST impeached for abuse of power for political gain & now he is leading us to the brink of war because he believes it will help his re-election,” “We are sick of endless wars. Congress has the sole authority to declare war and we must deescalate” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, January 3, 2020 8:10:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley wrote : "America is a story of ordinary people confronting abuses of power with the steadfast pursuit of justice. Throughout our history, the oppressed have been relegated to the margins by the powerful," External link

patch Friday, December 20, 2019 10:14:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Decriminalizing sex work would improve the health and safety of sex workers and put them on the path to greater stability,” External link

bostonglobe Tuesday, December 17, 2019 1:44:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “It’s not about not supporting or promoting more peaceable and safe communities. We all want, and we all deserve that,” External link

bostonherald Monday, December 16, 2019 4:51:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Now you might say, ‘Well, they did a crime, and so they should have thought about that,’ but most of them are there because of poverty crimes, because of crimes connected to substance abuse disorder, because of domestic violence,” External link

bostonherald Monday, December 16, 2019 4:51:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Not only are our girls carrying trauma from their personal lives when they enter school, but for far too many, schools have become a place that criminalizes and harms girls of color,” External link

amren Saturday, December 14, 2019 2:45:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Many families have been destabilized by poverty, violence, and other life tragedies,” “Grandparents raising grandchildren are the ultimate stabilizers, caring for children who often require extra love and support after experiencing trauma. But all too often, our society fails to recognize the contributions of these caregivers or provide them with the support and resources they need. As Vice Chair of the House Task Force on Aging and Families and an advocate for aging Americans, I am proud to introduce the Grandfamily Housing Act, which will ensure that grandfamilies have a safe, affordable, and age-appropriate place to call home. The Grandfamily Housing Act is an important piece of legislation that will uplift our grandfamilies and affirm their right to thrive in community” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, December 13, 2019 12:31:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "We need to radically reimagine our school communities," "Schools should be the safest place for our young people" External link

wftv Friday, December 6, 2019 4:35:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "Now we're putting in place incentives around decriminalization and de-incarceration," External link

wftv Friday, December 6, 2019 4:35:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “We need to radically reimagine our school communities,” “Schools should be the safest place for our young people” External link

fox13memphis Friday, December 6, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The senator is here to talk about fighters like you,” External link

accesswdun Saturday, November 23, 2019 9:26:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "The senator is here to talk about fighters like you," External link

arkansasonline Saturday, November 23, 2019 12:44:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The senator is here to talk about fighters like you,” External link

boston Friday, November 22, 2019 9:11:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The senator is here to talk about fighters like you,” External link

masslive Friday, November 22, 2019 3:02:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I want to say something. No one is here to quiet you, least not this black woman who knows what it is when people have tried to put me in a corner and tell me to be silent," External link

ABCnews Friday, November 22, 2019 2:53:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The senator is here to talk about fighters like you,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 22, 2019 6:43:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The senator is here to talk about fighters like you,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 22, 2019 4:17:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Maternal Health ) : “Black, Latinx, and Medicaid-enrolled women are most likely to want the support of a doula during pregnancy, but less likely to have access to it,” “Maternal justice is about access. It’s about equity. And it’s about ensuring that every woman is listened to and treated with dignity and respect during childbirth. The Helping MOMS Act of 2019 would do just that by promoting a holistic approach to maternal care that recognizes current disparities in healthcare and critical environmental factors impacting marginalized communities” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, November 21, 2019 9:51:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I already see the will of the electorate moving,” External link

wn Wednesday, November 20, 2019 8:44:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley explained : “On the House floor, you don’t have assigned seats,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, November 19, 2019 2:33:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “So I can’t wait till we win and go start our own caucus,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, November 19, 2019 2:33:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Maternal Health ) : “Black, Latinx, and Medicaid-enrolled women are most likely to want the support of a doula during pregnancy, but less likely to have access to it,” “Maternal justice is about access. It’s about equity. And it’s about ensuring that every woman is listened to and treated with dignity and respect during childbirth. The Helping MOMS Act of 2019 would do just that by promoting a holistic approach to maternal care that recognizes current disparities in healthcare and critical environmental factors impacting marginalized communities” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, November 18, 2019 8:33:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “When one out of every four [incarcerated] people in the world are locked away in cages in America — most of whom are black and brown — it becomes our moral obligation to do something,” External link

wbur Friday, November 15, 2019 1:54:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “For far too long, those closest to the pain have not been closest to the power, resulting in a racist, xenophobic, rogue, and fundamentally flawed criminal legal system,” External link

bostonglobe Thursday, November 14, 2019 11:06:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Our resolution calls for a bold transformation of the status quo, devoted to dismantling injustices so that the system is smaller, safer, less punitive, and more humane,” External link

boston Thursday, November 14, 2019 2:06:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Maternal Health ) : “Black, Latinx, and Medicaid-enrolled women are most likely to want the support of a doula during pregnancy, but less likely to have access to it,” “Maternal justice is about access. It’s about equity. And it’s about ensuring that every woman is listened to and treated with dignity and respect during childbirth. The Helping MOMS Act of 2019 would do just that by promoting a holistic approach to maternal care that recognizes current disparities in healthcare and critical environmental factors impacting marginalized communities” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, November 14, 2019 3:42:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “I have seen Elizabeth in small church basements and packed gymnasiums, and she is consistent,” External link

boston Monday, November 11, 2019 3:25:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “I have seen Elizabeth in small church basements and packed gymnasiums, and she is consistent,” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, November 11, 2019 12:38:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “We got to meet (and) address these deep problems with big, bold solutions that meet them at the scale and with the level of urgency they require,” External link

wncn Friday, November 8, 2019 3:56:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I am so tired of elected officials and politicians that come in and try to engage and speak to our community through the lens of one issue. They only come to black folks and talk about criminal justice reform,” External link

bostonglobe Friday, November 8, 2019 5:26:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “As smart as she is — and she is, we know she’s a professor, and she has a plan for everything — she’s also an empathetic and intentional student of the people, and that is what this country needs and it is certainly what everyone in this room deserves,” External link

bostonglobe Friday, November 8, 2019 5:26:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “I’m with Elizabeth Warren because she knows that when everybody else gets a cold, black folks get pneumonia and I mean literally and metaphorically,” External link

bostonglobe Friday, November 8, 2019 5:26:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “We must recognize that child care costs are just as essential to running a campaign as rallies and advertisements,” “The lived experience of working parents is truly critical to informing policies around environmental justice, transit justice and racial justice, and we must ensure that these parents are empowered to run for office” External link

wwlp Friday, November 8, 2019 1:55:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “For far too long, our federal transportation funding and policies have created a landscape that has exacerbated inequities and disparities, particularly for low-income communities, people with disabilities and seniors,” “As co-founder of the Future of Transportation Caucus, it is my mission to ensure that we continue to invest in transit infrastructure improvement programs that promote inclusivity and dependability. This grant will enable the Massachusetts 7th and the Commonwealth to expand people-centered transportation systems that dismantle the invisible barriers that too often divide neighborhoods, communities and people” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, November 8, 2019 12:10:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “This election is a fight for the very soul of our nation. Elizabeth knows how to fight and knows how to win,” External link

foxnews Thursday, November 7, 2019 11:43:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "You've all heard about the senator's plans, but here's the thing — the plans are about power. Who has it, who refuses to let it go, and who deserves more of it," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 7, 2019 4:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I'm proud to call her my senator, and I can't wait to call her our president," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 7, 2019 4:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "Each of us bring our unique and our authentic voice to this body. We govern in our own way. What we are, are four women who have an alignment of values, shared policy priorities, who have repeatedly happen to land in the same place on the issue of immigration. That is it," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 7, 2019 4:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The demands of running for office can enormously burden candidates and families emotionally and financially,” External link

masslive Thursday, November 7, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Barriers like expensive child care further perpetuate inequities and disparities in leadership parity,” External link

masslive Thursday, November 7, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “This election is a fight for the very soul of our nation,” External link

cleveland Thursday, November 7, 2019 12:47:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “From fighting to erase income inequality and close the racial wealth gap, to taking on the epidemic of gun violence and working to dismantle structural racism, Elizabeth has made it her life’s work to pursue justice for working families and put economic and political power in the hands of people,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, November 6, 2019 11:42:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley wrote ( about Bernie Sanders ) : “America is not a single-issue country. While I have tremendous respect for and support US Sen. Bernie Sanders’s call for campaign finance reform, I cannot think of one instance in my time as a Boston City Councillor when a constituent implored me to make repealing Citizens United a top priority,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, November 6, 2019 11:42:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Government is stronger and more effective when it reflects and represents the citizens it serves,” External link

masslive Wednesday, November 6, 2019 11:40:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I’m proud to call her my senator. I can’t wait to call her our president,” External link

nypost Wednesday, November 6, 2019 10:59:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says : "The American people deserve to be represented by elected officials who see them, who listen to them, and who fight for them," External link

npr Wednesday, November 6, 2019 10:16:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “You’ve all heard about the senator’s plans, but here’s the thing: the plans are about power — who has it, who refuses to let it go, and who deserves more of it,” External link

boston Wednesday, November 6, 2019 10:10:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “This election is a fight for the very soul of our nation,” External link

boston Wednesday, November 6, 2019 10:10:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "You've all heard about the senator's plans, but here's the thing the plans are about power. Who has it, who refuses to let it go, and who deserves more of it," External link

CBSnews Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:59:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "Each of us bring our unique and our authentic voice to this body. We govern in our own way. What we are, are four women who have an alignment of values, shared policy priorities, who have repeatedly happen to land in the same place on the issue of immigration. That is it," External link

CBSnews Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:59:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : “You've all heard about the senator’s plans but here's the thing: The plans are about power, who has it, who refuses to let it go, and who deserves more of it. For Elizabeth and for me, power belongs in the hands of the people," Pressley said in the video. "That's why she's fighting for fundamental change that restores power to those who've been left behind and centers those who've never had access to it in the first place,” External link

thehill Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:44:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says : “The American people deserve to be represented by elected officials who see them, who listen to them, and who fight for them,” External link

bostonglobe Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:13:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “Elizabeth listens to the voices of community; in church basements and in packed gymnasiums, she has heard the stories of families who are struggling, and she has responded with activism, visionary policies, and community-led plans,” External link

bostonglobe Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:13:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added : “To all the women/girls out there, do not be deterred from pursuing your dreams. We must and will create a society where you cannot be defamed, smeared and kept from your career aspirations because of smear campaigns!” External link

dailycaller Friday, November 1, 2019 3:16:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley disse : "É assim que o racismo se apresenta. Nós somos como a democracia se apresenta" External link

midianews Friday, July 26, 2019 10:43:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley disse : "É uma maneira de distração (...) para não falar de temas que realmente preocupam os americanos" External link

uol Thursday, July 18, 2019 1:56:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley souligné : «C'est une manière de faire diversion pour ne pas parler des questions qui préoccupent véritablement les Américains» External link

lessentiel-lu-fr Thursday, July 18, 2019 1:33:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley souligné : «C'est une manière de faire diversion pour ne pas parler des questions qui préoccupent véritablement les Américains» External link

lessentiel-lu-fr Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:00:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley souligné : «C'est une manière de faire diversion (...) pour ne pas parler des questions qui préoccupent véritablement les Américains» External link

letemps Thursday, July 18, 2019 8:19:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley disse : "É uma maneira de distração (...) para não falar de temas que realmente preocupam os americanos" External link

uol Thursday, July 18, 2019 6:49:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley alisema : “Kikosi chetu ni kikubwa. Kikosi chetu kinahusisha mtu yeyote aliye tayari kujenga ulimwengu wa usawa na haki,” External link

mtanzania Wednesday, July 17, 2019 1:12:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
councillor100.00%EN06/29/201629/06/2016
Names Lang Count
Ayanna PressleyEN100.00%


 
Show/hide duplicate news articles.
<<10<12345678910>>>10
 
Show/hide duplicate news articles.
<<10<12345678910>>>10

Tools

Load latest edition

Friday, February 21, 2020

9:02:00 AM EAT

Languages Collapse menu...Expand menu...

Select your languages

af
am
ar
de
en
es
fr
ha
pt
rw
sw
all
Show additional languagesHide additional languages

Interface:

Legend Collapse menu...Expand menu...


Quotes... Explore Relations


EMM Visual Explorer


Quotes... Extracted quotes about

Lizzy Guyton said ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : “The governor agreed with Congresswoman Pressley’s remarks today and believes her speech was moving,” External link

bangordailynews Tuesday, January 21, 2020 4:09:00 PM EAT

Lizzy Guyton said ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : "The governor agreed with Congresswoman Pressley's remarks today and believes her speech was moving," External link

startribune Tuesday, January 21, 2020 1:52:00 AM EAT

Lizzy Guyton said ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : “The governor agreed with Congresswoman Pressley’s remarks today and believes her speech was moving,” External link

therepublic Tuesday, January 21, 2020 1:46:00 AM EAT

Lizzy Guyton said ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : “The Governor agreed with Congresswoman Pressley’s remarks today and believes her speech was moving,” External link

bostonherald Monday, January 20, 2020 9:13:00 PM EAT

Michael Cox said ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : “The Boston chapter of Black and Pink is proud to support Congresswoman Pressley’s bold steps toward decarcerating our country,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, November 14, 2019 5:59:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : “You've all heard about the senator’s plans but here's the thing: The plans are about power, who has it, who refuses to let it go, and who deserves more of it. For Elizabeth and for me, power belongs in the hands of the people," Pressley said in the video. "That's why she's fighting for fundamental change that restores power to those who've been left behind and centers those who've never had access to it in the first place,” External link

thehill Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:44:00 PM EAT

AfricaBrief

Ayanna Pressley

Last updated on 2017-05-31T22:06+0300.

About this image

sign

Quotes... Extracted quotes from

Ayanna Pressley told ( about Civil Rights Movement ) : “In a 1944 address, FDR called for a second Bill of Rights which included the right to a useful and financially rewarding job,” External link

thegrio Friday, February 14, 2020 7:11:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Dr. King’s legacy is often reduced to just one speech, and the March on Washington often mischaracterized. The March on Washington was actually the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. It was a March for Economic Justice,” External link

thegrio Friday, February 14, 2020 7:11:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley told ( about Civil Rights Movement ) : “In a 1944 address, FDR called for a second Bill of Rights which included the right to a useful and financially rewarding job,” External link

thegrio Friday, February 14, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Dr. King’s legacy is often reduced to just one speech, and the March on Washington often mischaracterized. The March on Washington was actually the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. It was a March for Economic Justice,” External link

thegrio Friday, February 14, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley explained : “I think it’s important that I’m transparent about this new normal,” External link

thegrio Tuesday, February 11, 2020 1:57:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley told : “We’re actually in the momentum, and what I mean by that is in the way that we are intentional about bringing our ancestors into spaces, I have got to bring people like [Reps.] Barbara Lee and Maxine Waters,” External link

politico Monday, February 10, 2020 4:33:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I love that she’s unapologetic on the policy matters,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, February 10, 2020 12:19:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley told : “Personally, I love the idea of a fare-free MBTA,” External link

foxnews Saturday, February 8, 2020 2:06:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Donald Trump ) : “I see right through (Donald Trump),” External link

masslive Wednesday, February 5, 2020 8:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Whether you’re black, brown, or white, no matter your sexual orientation, gender or where you grew up, so many of us want the same things for our families,” “We want to have enough to thrive, not just survive, and leave to a better future for our children. We deserve decent housing, quality education and medical care. Safe communities, clean air and water. We want to be free. And our destinies are tied” External link

boston Wednesday, February 5, 2020 8:05:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress, and contempt for our Constitution — strong-arming a sham impeachment trial in the Senate. This presidency is not legitimate,” External link

utsandiego Wednesday, February 5, 2020 7:16:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress, and contempt for our Constitution — strong-arming a sham impeachment trial in the Senate. This presidency is not legitimate,” External link

latimes Wednesday, February 5, 2020 6:06:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress, and contempt for our Constitution — strong-arming a sham impeachment trial in the Senate. This presidency is not legitimate,” External link

latimes Wednesday, February 5, 2020 5:06:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "What I intend to speak to is not the strength of our union, per se, but the strength of our movement," External link

wesh Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:28:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "When I ran for Congress, I said, 'The people close to the pain should be closest to the power,' driving and informing the policymaking. That wasn't some cute hashtag or slogan -- that's a value," External link

wesh Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:28:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "What I intend to speak to is not the strength of our union, per se, but the strength of our movement," External link

wmur Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:13:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "When I ran for Congress, I said, 'The people close to the pain should be closest to the power,' driving and informing the policymaking. That wasn't some cute hashtag or slogan -- that's a value," External link

wmur Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:13:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Donald J Trump ) : "On the eve of Senate Republicans covering up transgressions and spreading misinformation, I cannot in good conscience attend a sham State of the Union when I have seen firsthand the damage Donald J. Trump's rhetoric and policies have inflicted on those I love and those I represent," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:11:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "What I intend to speak to is not the strength of our union, per se, but the strength of our movement," External link

Koat Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "When I ran for Congress, I said, 'The people close to the pain should be closest to the power,' driving and informing the policymaking. That wasn't some cute hashtag or slogan -- that's a value," External link

Koat Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "What I intend to speak to is not the strength of our union, per se, but the strength of our movement," External link

kcci Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:06:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "When I ran for Congress, I said, 'The people close to the pain should be closest to the power,' driving and informing the policymaking. That wasn't some cute hashtag or slogan -- that's a value," External link

kcci Wednesday, February 5, 2020 4:06:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "What I intend to speak to is not the strength of our union, per se, but the strength of our movement," External link

wyff4 Wednesday, February 5, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "When I ran for Congress, I said, 'The people close to the pain should be closest to the power,' driving and informing the policymaking. That wasn't some cute hashtag or slogan -- that's a value," External link

wyff4 Wednesday, February 5, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress, and contempt for our constitution – strong-arming a sham impeachment trial in the Senate,” External link

boston Wednesday, February 5, 2020 2:59:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley told : “What I intend to speak to is not the strength of our union, per se, but the strength of our movement,” External link

boston Wednesday, February 5, 2020 2:59:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley wrote : "The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress & contempt for our constitution," External link

cnbc Wednesday, February 5, 2020 2:15:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley wrote : “The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress & contempt for our constitution,” External link

politico Wednesday, February 5, 2020 1:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The occupant of the White House incessantly stokes fear in people of color, women, healthcare providers, LGBTQ+ communities, low-income families, and many more. He does not embody the principles, the responsibility, the grace, nor the integrity that is required of the President of the United States,” External link

dailycaller Wednesday, February 5, 2020 1:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The State of the Union is hurting because of the occupant of the White House, who consistently demonstrates contempt for the American people, contempt for Congress, and contempt for our constitution strong-arming a sham impeachment trial in the Senate. This presidency is not legitimate,” External link

dailycaller Wednesday, February 5, 2020 1:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Donald J Trump ) : "On the eve of Senate Republicans covering up transgressions and spreading misinformation, I cannot in good conscience attend a sham State of the Union when I have seen firsthand the damage Donald J. Trump's rhetoric and politics have inflicted on those I love and those I represent," External link

CBSnews Wednesday, February 5, 2020 12:56:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added ( about Donald J Trump ) : “On the eve of Senate Republicans covering up transgressions and spreading misinformation, I cannot in good conscience attend a sham State of the Union when I have seen firsthand the damage Donald J. Trump’s rhetoric and policies have inflicted on those I love and those I represent,” External link

bostonherald Wednesday, February 5, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I’m not interested in a savior, I want a partner,” External link

politico Tuesday, February 4, 2020 12:16:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “There’s so many reasons why we could have felt powerless, hopeless, small,” External link

politico Tuesday, February 4, 2020 12:16:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I'm not mad at the polls, I don't put much stock in them,” External link

politico Tuesday, February 4, 2020 12:16:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley told : “We deserve a president that listens!” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, February 4, 2020 2:55:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "This is why I'm supporting Elizabeth Warren for President," External link

wbur Monday, February 3, 2020 4:25:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “Everyone in this room … you are powerful,” “You are writing history in this moment. We can’t do this work alone. We need a partner, and you will have that in Elizabeth Warren as our next president” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, February 3, 2020 4:20:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I’ve talked a lot about how empathetic she is but let me give you another ‘e’ word,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, February 3, 2020 2:19:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added : “We deserve a person who will listen,” External link

nbcnews Sunday, February 2, 2020 12:23:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Even if we wipe out all student debt tomorrow, the devastating impact on consumers’ credit would remain for years to come,” External link

boston Thursday, January 30, 2020 11:15:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley wrote : “I reject this pro-annexation plan, it is a step in the wrong direction,” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, January 29, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added : “Would welcome the opportunity to educate you,” External link

yahoo-au Saturday, January 25, 2020 3:18:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “the rhetoric & policies of anti choice zealots like DeVos put the lives & bodily autonomy of far too many people at risk” External link

yahoo-au Saturday, January 25, 2020 3:18:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added : “Would welcome the opportunity to educate you,” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Saturday, January 25, 2020 2:48:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “the rhetoric & policies of anti choice zealots like DeVos put the lives & bodily autonomy of far too many people at risk” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Saturday, January 25, 2020 2:48:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says : “People have been reminding me of the India.Arie song ‘I Am Not My Hair,’ ” “You are not your hair. And that’s true. But I still want it” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, January 22, 2020 3:13:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “If we could celebrate the identity of a veteran, if we can celebrate the identity of a survivor of domestic violence, if we could celebrate the identity of someone in the recovery community, and say why we need them at the table,” External link

bostonherald Monday, January 20, 2020 9:13:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "My twists have become such a synonymous and conflated part of — not only my personal identity and how I show up in the world — but my political brand," External link

news-yahoo Monday, January 20, 2020 8:17:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "My twists have become such a synonymous and conflated part of — not only my personal identity and how I show up in the world — but my political brand," External link

news-yahoo Monday, January 20, 2020 2:40:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn’t have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

news18 Sunday, January 19, 2020 2:15:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

news18 Sunday, January 19, 2020 2:15:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Not to give short shrift to those victories and those visionaries who saw them through, but I do believe that we are still in the midst of the civil rights movement,” “We sit in the pain of a dream unfulfilled, and the burden of a struggle continued” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, January 19, 2020 3:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Whatever victories we enjoy, they were the result of thousands of boycotts and marches . . . and millions of prayers, and long days of work with a capital ‘W’ by those unsung sheroes and heroes like my mother,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, January 19, 2020 3:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “of nursery rhymes or princesses, she told me stories of black struggle, black liberation, and black joy,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, January 19, 2020 3:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “For far too long, we have not seen people who shared our hair, or our heritage, reflected on screens and in magazines and in museums,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, January 19, 2020 3:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “How can we expose our young scholars to an arts education that is culturally relevant, empowering, and affirming, if they are getting pushed out of their classrooms before they ever have a chance to pick up a paint brush?” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, January 19, 2020 3:53:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed," "And then, I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation" External link

arkansasonline Saturday, January 18, 2020 11:24:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

wtsp Saturday, January 18, 2020 12:18:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

12newsnow Friday, January 17, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says : "Now, I walk into rooms and little girls are wearing T-shirts that say 'My Congresswoman Wears Braids,' " External link

npr Friday, January 17, 2020 10:46:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says : "I am making peace with having alopecia," "I am very early in my alopecia journey. But I'm making progress every day. ... It's about self-agency, it's about power, it's about acceptance" External link

npr Friday, January 17, 2020 10:46:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

wcnc Friday, January 17, 2020 10:33:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn’t not want to go to sleep because I did not want the morning to come where I would remove this bonnet and my wrap and be met with more hair in the sink and an image in the mirror of a person who increasingly felt like a stranger to me,” External link

eurweb Friday, January 17, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “And so I didn’t have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” External link

eurweb Friday, January 17, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb," "It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing" External link

wacotrib Friday, January 17, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed," "And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation" External link

wacotrib Friday, January 17, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I didn't not want to go to sleep because I did not want the morning to come where I would remove this bonnet and my wrap and be met with more hair in the sink and an image in the mirror of a person who increasingly felt like a stranger to me," External link

news-yahoo Friday, January 17, 2020 4:29:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "And so I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb," External link

news-yahoo Friday, January 17, 2020 4:29:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "As a Black woman, the personal is political. My hair story is no exception" External link

bbc Friday, January 17, 2020 2:39:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added : "My twists had become such a synonymous and conflated part of not only my personal identity and how I show up in the world, but my political brand. "That's why I think it's important that I'm transparent about this new normal, and living with alopecia" External link

bbc Friday, January 17, 2020 2:39:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” External link

wcvb Friday, January 17, 2020 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” External link

wcvb Friday, January 17, 2020 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

wcvb Friday, January 17, 2020 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

wcvb Friday, January 17, 2020 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb," "It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing" External link

abc7ny Friday, January 17, 2020 4:24:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed," "And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation" External link

abc7ny Friday, January 17, 2020 4:24:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley recalled : “In the fall, when I was getting my hair retwisted, is the first time that I was made aware that I had some patches,” “From there, it accelerated very quickly” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, January 17, 2020 4:24:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn’t have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

dailyjournal Friday, January 17, 2020 3:52:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

dailyjournal Friday, January 17, 2020 3:52:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, January 17, 2020 3:44:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, January 17, 2020 3:44:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "From there it accelerated very quickly. I've been waking up every morning to sink fulls of air," External link

yahoo-au Friday, January 17, 2020 3:36:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I think it's important that I'm transparent about this new normal," External link

yahoo-au Friday, January 17, 2020 3:36:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "From there it accelerated very quickly. I've been waking up every morning to sink fulls of air," External link

afp-en Friday, January 17, 2020 3:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I think it's important that I'm transparent about this new normal," External link

afp-en Friday, January 17, 2020 3:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

eagletribune Friday, January 17, 2020 2:48:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

eagletribune Friday, January 17, 2020 2:48:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley recalled : “I was completely bald. And in a matter of hours, was going to have to walk into the floor, the House Chamber … and cast a vote in support of articles of impeachment,” “And so I didn’t have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb. It was a moment of transformation, not of my choosing” External link

nypost Friday, January 17, 2020 2:46:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “My husband says I don’t — you know, that everything doesn’t have to be political,” “The reality is that I’m black, and I’m a black woman, and I’m a black woman in politics. And everything I do is political” External link

nypost Friday, January 17, 2020 2:46:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

clickondetroit Friday, January 17, 2020 2:37:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

clickondetroit Friday, January 17, 2020 2:37:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn’t have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

TorontoStar Friday, January 17, 2020 2:34:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

TorontoStar Friday, January 17, 2020 2:34:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "It's about self agency. It's about power. It's about acceptance," External link

ABCnews Friday, January 17, 2020 2:30:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

click2houston Friday, January 17, 2020 2:23:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

click2houston Friday, January 17, 2020 2:23:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I didn’t have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb,” “It was a moment of transformation not of my choosing” External link

tribtown Friday, January 17, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I felt naked, exposed, vulnerable. I felt embarrassed. I felt ashamed. I felt betrayed,” “And then I also felt that I was participating in a cultural betrayal because of all the little girls who write me letters, come up to me, take selfies with me. Hashtag twist nation” External link

tribtown Friday, January 17, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I didn't not want to go to sleep because I did not want the morning to come where I would remove this bonnet and my wrap and be met with more hair in the sink and an image in the mirror of a person who increasingly felt like a stranger to me," External link

news-yahoo Friday, January 17, 2020 12:49:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "And so I didn't have the luxury of mourning what felt like the loss of a limb," External link

news-yahoo Friday, January 17, 2020 12:49:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley told : “I got these Senegalese twists, and I feel like I met myself fully for the first time,” External link

boston Friday, January 17, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “My husband says I don’t — you know, that everything doesn’t have to be political,” “The reality is that I’m black, and I’m a black woman, and I’m a black woman in politics. And everything I do is political” External link

boston Friday, January 17, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I wanna be freed from the secret and the shame that that secret carries with it,” “And because I’m not here just to occupy space, I’m here to create it,” External link

boston Friday, January 17, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley explained : “I think it’s important that I’m transparent about this new normal,” External link

thegrio Thursday, January 16, 2020 11:24:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "We know that when the rest of America gets a cold, black folks get pneumonia," "Black people have been integral to the evolution of Boston for 350 years, and yet many of us are incessantly traumatized by violence, poverty and incarceration" External link

wbur Sunday, January 12, 2020 9:53:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "In the same way we're saying, 'Without black business, there is no economy,' we have to say the same thing about black creatives and black artists," "There is no economy without your contributions" External link

wbur Sunday, January 12, 2020 9:53:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "undermining an entire universe of potential candidates and vendors - especially women and people of color - whose ideas, energy, and innovation need a place in our party," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, January 11, 2020 4:06:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "undermining an entire universe of potential candidates and vendors - especially women and people of color - whose ideas, energy, and innovation need a place in our party," External link

usaToday Saturday, January 11, 2020 3:36:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The Occupant was JUST impeached for abuse of power for political gain & now he is leading us to the brink of war because he believes it will help his re-election,” “We are sick of endless wars. Congress has the sole authority to declare war and we must deescalate” External link

WashingtonPost Saturday, January 4, 2020 2:36:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The Occupant was JUST impeached for abuse of power for political gain & now he is leading us to the brink of war because he believes it will help his re-election,” “We are sick of endless wars. Congress has the sole authority to declare war and we must deescalate” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, January 3, 2020 9:41:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The Occupant was JUST impeached for abuse of power for political gain & now he is leading us to the brink of war because he believes it will help his re-election,” “We are sick of endless wars. Congress has the sole authority to declare war and we must deescalate” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, January 3, 2020 8:10:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley wrote : "America is a story of ordinary people confronting abuses of power with the steadfast pursuit of justice. Throughout our history, the oppressed have been relegated to the margins by the powerful," External link

patch Friday, December 20, 2019 10:14:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Decriminalizing sex work would improve the health and safety of sex workers and put them on the path to greater stability,” External link

bostonglobe Tuesday, December 17, 2019 1:44:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “It’s not about not supporting or promoting more peaceable and safe communities. We all want, and we all deserve that,” External link

bostonherald Monday, December 16, 2019 4:51:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Now you might say, ‘Well, they did a crime, and so they should have thought about that,’ but most of them are there because of poverty crimes, because of crimes connected to substance abuse disorder, because of domestic violence,” External link

bostonherald Monday, December 16, 2019 4:51:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Not only are our girls carrying trauma from their personal lives when they enter school, but for far too many, schools have become a place that criminalizes and harms girls of color,” External link

amren Saturday, December 14, 2019 2:45:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Many families have been destabilized by poverty, violence, and other life tragedies,” “Grandparents raising grandchildren are the ultimate stabilizers, caring for children who often require extra love and support after experiencing trauma. But all too often, our society fails to recognize the contributions of these caregivers or provide them with the support and resources they need. As Vice Chair of the House Task Force on Aging and Families and an advocate for aging Americans, I am proud to introduce the Grandfamily Housing Act, which will ensure that grandfamilies have a safe, affordable, and age-appropriate place to call home. The Grandfamily Housing Act is an important piece of legislation that will uplift our grandfamilies and affirm their right to thrive in community” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, December 13, 2019 12:31:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "We need to radically reimagine our school communities," "Schools should be the safest place for our young people" External link

wftv Friday, December 6, 2019 4:35:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "Now we're putting in place incentives around decriminalization and de-incarceration," External link

wftv Friday, December 6, 2019 4:35:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “We need to radically reimagine our school communities,” “Schools should be the safest place for our young people” External link

fox13memphis Friday, December 6, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The senator is here to talk about fighters like you,” External link

accesswdun Saturday, November 23, 2019 9:26:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "The senator is here to talk about fighters like you," External link

arkansasonline Saturday, November 23, 2019 12:44:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The senator is here to talk about fighters like you,” External link

boston Friday, November 22, 2019 9:11:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The senator is here to talk about fighters like you,” External link

masslive Friday, November 22, 2019 3:02:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I want to say something. No one is here to quiet you, least not this black woman who knows what it is when people have tried to put me in a corner and tell me to be silent," External link

ABCnews Friday, November 22, 2019 2:53:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The senator is here to talk about fighters like you,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 22, 2019 6:43:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The senator is here to talk about fighters like you,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, November 22, 2019 4:17:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Maternal Health ) : “Black, Latinx, and Medicaid-enrolled women are most likely to want the support of a doula during pregnancy, but less likely to have access to it,” “Maternal justice is about access. It’s about equity. And it’s about ensuring that every woman is listened to and treated with dignity and respect during childbirth. The Helping MOMS Act of 2019 would do just that by promoting a holistic approach to maternal care that recognizes current disparities in healthcare and critical environmental factors impacting marginalized communities” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, November 21, 2019 9:51:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I already see the will of the electorate moving,” External link

wn Wednesday, November 20, 2019 8:44:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley explained : “On the House floor, you don’t have assigned seats,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, November 19, 2019 2:33:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “So I can’t wait till we win and go start our own caucus,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, November 19, 2019 2:33:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Maternal Health ) : “Black, Latinx, and Medicaid-enrolled women are most likely to want the support of a doula during pregnancy, but less likely to have access to it,” “Maternal justice is about access. It’s about equity. And it’s about ensuring that every woman is listened to and treated with dignity and respect during childbirth. The Helping MOMS Act of 2019 would do just that by promoting a holistic approach to maternal care that recognizes current disparities in healthcare and critical environmental factors impacting marginalized communities” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, November 18, 2019 8:33:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “When one out of every four [incarcerated] people in the world are locked away in cages in America — most of whom are black and brown — it becomes our moral obligation to do something,” External link

wbur Friday, November 15, 2019 1:54:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “For far too long, those closest to the pain have not been closest to the power, resulting in a racist, xenophobic, rogue, and fundamentally flawed criminal legal system,” External link

bostonglobe Thursday, November 14, 2019 11:06:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Our resolution calls for a bold transformation of the status quo, devoted to dismantling injustices so that the system is smaller, safer, less punitive, and more humane,” External link

boston Thursday, November 14, 2019 2:06:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Maternal Health ) : “Black, Latinx, and Medicaid-enrolled women are most likely to want the support of a doula during pregnancy, but less likely to have access to it,” “Maternal justice is about access. It’s about equity. And it’s about ensuring that every woman is listened to and treated with dignity and respect during childbirth. The Helping MOMS Act of 2019 would do just that by promoting a holistic approach to maternal care that recognizes current disparities in healthcare and critical environmental factors impacting marginalized communities” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, November 14, 2019 3:42:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “I have seen Elizabeth in small church basements and packed gymnasiums, and she is consistent,” External link

boston Monday, November 11, 2019 3:25:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “I have seen Elizabeth in small church basements and packed gymnasiums, and she is consistent,” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, November 11, 2019 12:38:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “We got to meet (and) address these deep problems with big, bold solutions that meet them at the scale and with the level of urgency they require,” External link

wncn Friday, November 8, 2019 3:56:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I am so tired of elected officials and politicians that come in and try to engage and speak to our community through the lens of one issue. They only come to black folks and talk about criminal justice reform,” External link

bostonglobe Friday, November 8, 2019 5:26:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “As smart as she is — and she is, we know she’s a professor, and she has a plan for everything — she’s also an empathetic and intentional student of the people, and that is what this country needs and it is certainly what everyone in this room deserves,” External link

bostonglobe Friday, November 8, 2019 5:26:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “I’m with Elizabeth Warren because she knows that when everybody else gets a cold, black folks get pneumonia and I mean literally and metaphorically,” External link

bostonglobe Friday, November 8, 2019 5:26:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “We must recognize that child care costs are just as essential to running a campaign as rallies and advertisements,” “The lived experience of working parents is truly critical to informing policies around environmental justice, transit justice and racial justice, and we must ensure that these parents are empowered to run for office” External link

wwlp Friday, November 8, 2019 1:55:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “For far too long, our federal transportation funding and policies have created a landscape that has exacerbated inequities and disparities, particularly for low-income communities, people with disabilities and seniors,” “As co-founder of the Future of Transportation Caucus, it is my mission to ensure that we continue to invest in transit infrastructure improvement programs that promote inclusivity and dependability. This grant will enable the Massachusetts 7th and the Commonwealth to expand people-centered transportation systems that dismantle the invisible barriers that too often divide neighborhoods, communities and people” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, November 8, 2019 12:10:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “This election is a fight for the very soul of our nation. Elizabeth knows how to fight and knows how to win,” External link

foxnews Thursday, November 7, 2019 11:43:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "You've all heard about the senator's plans, but here's the thing — the plans are about power. Who has it, who refuses to let it go, and who deserves more of it," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 7, 2019 4:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "I'm proud to call her my senator, and I can't wait to call her our president," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 7, 2019 4:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "Each of us bring our unique and our authentic voice to this body. We govern in our own way. What we are, are four women who have an alignment of values, shared policy priorities, who have repeatedly happen to land in the same place on the issue of immigration. That is it," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 7, 2019 4:14:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “The demands of running for office can enormously burden candidates and families emotionally and financially,” External link

masslive Thursday, November 7, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Barriers like expensive child care further perpetuate inequities and disparities in leadership parity,” External link

masslive Thursday, November 7, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “This election is a fight for the very soul of our nation,” External link

cleveland Thursday, November 7, 2019 12:47:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “From fighting to erase income inequality and close the racial wealth gap, to taking on the epidemic of gun violence and working to dismantle structural racism, Elizabeth has made it her life’s work to pursue justice for working families and put economic and political power in the hands of people,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, November 6, 2019 11:42:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley wrote ( about Bernie Sanders ) : “America is not a single-issue country. While I have tremendous respect for and support US Sen. Bernie Sanders’s call for campaign finance reform, I cannot think of one instance in my time as a Boston City Councillor when a constituent implored me to make repealing Citizens United a top priority,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, November 6, 2019 11:42:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “Government is stronger and more effective when it reflects and represents the citizens it serves,” External link

masslive Wednesday, November 6, 2019 11:40:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “I’m proud to call her my senator. I can’t wait to call her our president,” External link

nypost Wednesday, November 6, 2019 10:59:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says : "The American people deserve to be represented by elected officials who see them, who listen to them, and who fight for them," External link

npr Wednesday, November 6, 2019 10:16:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “You’ve all heard about the senator’s plans, but here’s the thing: the plans are about power — who has it, who refuses to let it go, and who deserves more of it,” External link

boston Wednesday, November 6, 2019 10:10:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : “This election is a fight for the very soul of our nation,” External link

boston Wednesday, November 6, 2019 10:10:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "You've all heard about the senator's plans, but here's the thing the plans are about power. Who has it, who refuses to let it go, and who deserves more of it," External link

CBSnews Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:59:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said : "Each of us bring our unique and our authentic voice to this body. We govern in our own way. What we are, are four women who have an alignment of values, shared policy priorities, who have repeatedly happen to land in the same place on the issue of immigration. That is it," External link

CBSnews Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:59:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : “You've all heard about the senator’s plans but here's the thing: The plans are about power, who has it, who refuses to let it go, and who deserves more of it. For Elizabeth and for me, power belongs in the hands of the people," Pressley said in the video. "That's why she's fighting for fundamental change that restores power to those who've been left behind and centers those who've never had access to it in the first place,” External link

thehill Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:44:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley says : “The American people deserve to be represented by elected officials who see them, who listen to them, and who fight for them,” External link

bostonglobe Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:13:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley said ( about Elizabeth Warren ) : “Elizabeth listens to the voices of community; in church basements and in packed gymnasiums, she has heard the stories of families who are struggling, and she has responded with activism, visionary policies, and community-led plans,” External link

bostonglobe Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:13:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added : “To all the women/girls out there, do not be deterred from pursuing your dreams. We must and will create a society where you cannot be defamed, smeared and kept from your career aspirations because of smear campaigns!” External link

dailycaller Friday, November 1, 2019 3:16:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley disse : "É assim que o racismo se apresenta. Nós somos como a democracia se apresenta" External link

midianews Friday, July 26, 2019 10:43:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley disse : "É uma maneira de distração (...) para não falar de temas que realmente preocupam os americanos" External link

uol Thursday, July 18, 2019 1:56:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley souligné : «C'est une manière de faire diversion pour ne pas parler des questions qui préoccupent véritablement les Américains» External link

lessentiel-lu-fr Thursday, July 18, 2019 1:33:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley souligné : «C'est une manière de faire diversion pour ne pas parler des questions qui préoccupent véritablement les Américains» External link

lessentiel-lu-fr Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:00:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley souligné : «C'est une manière de faire diversion (...) pour ne pas parler des questions qui préoccupent véritablement les Américains» External link

letemps Thursday, July 18, 2019 8:19:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley disse : "É uma maneira de distração (...) para não falar de temas que realmente preocupam os americanos" External link

uol Thursday, July 18, 2019 6:49:00 AM EAT

Ayanna Pressley alisema : “Kikosi chetu ni kikubwa. Kikosi chetu kinahusisha mtu yeyote aliye tayari kujenga ulimwengu wa usawa na haki,” External link

mtanzania Wednesday, July 17, 2019 1:12:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
councillor100.00%EN06/29/201629/06/2016
Names Lang Count
Ayanna PressleyEN100.00%


<<10<12345678910>>>10
<<10<12345678910>>>10

Tools

Load latest edition

Friday, February 21, 2020

9:02:00 AM EAT


Quotes... Explore Relations


EMM Visual Explorer


Quotes... Extracted quotes about

Lizzy Guyton said ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : “The governor agreed with Congresswoman Pressley’s remarks today and believes her speech was moving,” External link

bangordailynews Tuesday, January 21, 2020 4:09:00 PM EAT

Lizzy Guyton said ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : "The governor agreed with Congresswoman Pressley's remarks today and believes her speech was moving," External link

startribune Tuesday, January 21, 2020 1:52:00 AM EAT

Lizzy Guyton said ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : “The governor agreed with Congresswoman Pressley’s remarks today and believes her speech was moving,” External link

therepublic Tuesday, January 21, 2020 1:46:00 AM EAT

Lizzy Guyton said ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : “The Governor agreed with Congresswoman Pressley’s remarks today and believes her speech was moving,” External link

bostonherald Monday, January 20, 2020 9:13:00 PM EAT

Michael Cox said ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : “The Boston chapter of Black and Pink is proud to support Congresswoman Pressley’s bold steps toward decarcerating our country,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, November 14, 2019 5:59:00 PM EAT

Ayanna Pressley added ( about Ayanna Pressley ) : “You've all heard about the senator’s plans but here's the thing: The plans are about power, who has it, who refuses to let it go, and who deserves more of it. For Elizabeth and for me, power belongs in the hands of the people," Pressley said in the video. "That's why she's fighting for fundamental change that restores power to those who've been left behind and centers those who've never had access to it in the first place,” External link

thehill Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:44:00 PM EAT