Tammy Duckworth

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Tammy Duckworth said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “I probably met Joe Biden right after I met you, Lynn, the State of the Union night,” External link

suntimes Monday, August 3, 2020 3:54:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “If President Trump truly wants to go after violence in our country, he should call [Senate Majority Leader] Mitch McConnell right now and ask for a sensible vote on uniform background checks,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, August 2, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth asked : “Why did some troops come home from a trauma and survive and thrive? And why do some come home and kill themselves?” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, August 2, 2020 7:29:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth asked : “Why did some troops come home from a trauma and survive and thrive? And why do some come home and kill themselves?” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Sunday, August 2, 2020 3:57:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth tells : “So my choice is five hours of homeschooling every day for my daughter and failing her, because I’m not a trained educator, or sending her to a school where she could very likely get this virus or bring it home and get her 2-year-old sister sick or my 79-year-old mom, who lives with us,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 31, 2020 10:34:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth tells : “So my choice is five hours of homeschooling every day for my daughter and failing her, because I’m not a trained educator, or sending her to a school where she could very likely get this virus or bring it home and get her 2-year-old sister sick or my 79-year-old mom, who lives with us,” External link

thedailybeast Friday, July 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I want my daughter to go back to school, of course, but not if there’s not enough PPE,” External link

wwlp Friday, July 31, 2020 3:20:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “If they want to come to Chicago and work with local law enforcement and be supportive of our city, then they’re welcome,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 31, 2020 3:04:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “You know, I have a PhD, and I’m a U.S. Senator, and I can fly helicopters—but I am not trained or equipped to teach a single five-year-old,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 31, 2020 3:04:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Tucker Carlson ) : “It is very significant for me to be on a national stage for other Asian Americans, because we often are the forgotten minority in this country,” “We’re seen as the other, as you saw with the attacks on me by Tucker Carlson. You know, it’s easy to talk about Asians as the other and that we’re not truly Americans, when we’re just as American as anyone else, and love this country as much as anyone else” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 31, 2020 3:04:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Team ) : “I have been interviewed, yes, I’m on Team Biden,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 31, 2020 1:58:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “You know, I have a PhD, and I’m a U.S. Senator, and I can fly helicopters—but I am not trained or equipped to teach a single five-year-old,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 31, 2020 1:45:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Tucker Carlson ) : “It is very significant for me to be on a national stage for other Asian Americans, because we often are the forgotten minority in this country,” “We’re seen as the other, as you saw with the attacks on me by Tucker Carlson. You know, it’s easy to talk about Asians as the other and that we’re not truly Americans, when we’re just as American as anyone else, and love this country as much as anyone else” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 31, 2020 1:45:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Mitch McConnell ) : "If the president truly wants to address gun violence in Chicago, then he can call [Senate Majority Leader] Mitch McConnell today and ask for us to have a vote on some sensible gun control legislation like universal background checks, like ending high capacity magazines of 30 rounds or more," "These things would pass. They are supported in a bipartisan way. And 90 percent of Americans support universal background checks [and] closing the loopholes. ... We can do better and we can do more" External link

foxnews Thursday, July 30, 2020 1:32:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Lori Lightfoot ) : "Now, if he wants to send federal resources into Chicago to work with the city of Chicago, with Mayor Lightfoot's administration and work with local law enforcement, I'm willing to take a look at that," "But if he's going to send in unmarked folks who will grab peaceful protesters off the streets and Americans just exercising their fundamental rights and drive them off in unmarked vans, then I will oppose him every step of the way" External link

foxnews Thursday, July 30, 2020 1:32:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth told : “Individuals such as yourself provide an invaluable opportunity for others to learn of the history and richness of our nation,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Tuesday, July 28, 2020 1:46:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “For centuries, our nation has relied on the sacrifices made by coal country—and coal workers—to industrialize and power our nation with affordable energy,” “We can’t afford to leave them behind” External link

forbes Saturday, July 25, 2020 3:42:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "We can't just tell these communities to let go of coal because there is nothing else," External link

wsau Friday, July 24, 2020 12:41:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth says : “As the number of women in our armed forces continues to climb, it is our sacred duty as members of Congress — and as Americans — to show our appreciation for women veterans by fulfilling our promise to care for those who have borne the battle,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 23, 2020 6:41:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth tells ( about Walter Reed ) : “Walter Reed Army hospital saved my life,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 23, 2020 6:41:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : “What’s happening in Portland, and what could happen in Chicago or any number of cities across the country, is deeply troubling,” “The Trump administration is using this as another opportunity to trample on the First Amendment rights of Americans” External link

chicagotribune Tuesday, July 21, 2020 10:16:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : "Donald Trump's unprecedented efforts to further politicize our military by retaliating against Lt. Col. Vindman—for doing his patriotic duty of telling the truth under oath — are unconscionable," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 16, 2020 3:50:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : “Donald Trump’s unprecedented efforts to further politicize our military by retaliating against Lt. Col. Vindman—for doing his patriotic duty of telling the truth under oath—are unconscionable,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, July 15, 2020 6:19:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "I’m glad the Department of Defense was finally able to set the record straight that Vindman had earned and was set to receive a promotion to Colonel," External link

wsau Wednesday, July 15, 2020 4:13:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : “Attacks from self-serving, insecure men who can’t tell the difference between true patriotism and hateful nationalism will never diminish my love for this country — or my willingness to sacrifice for it so they don’t have to,” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, July 12, 2020 11:56:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : “Attacks from self-serving, insecure men who can’t tell the difference between true patriotism and hateful nationalism will never diminish my love for this country — or my willingness to sacrifice for it so they don’t have to,” External link

politico Sunday, July 12, 2020 1:58:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : “It is unacceptable that to day, the Trump administration appears to be ignoring a subject of terrific significance to Gold Star Family members associates whose beloved ones had been killed whilst serving in Afghanistan: ended up any US troop casualties in Afghanistan linked with the alleged GRU bounty payments to Taliban-connected militants?” External link

haveeru Saturday, July 11, 2020 4:23:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Unfortunately, recent high-profile incidents raise troubling questions about whether SHARP is achieving its objectives, let alone preventing sexual harassment and assault," External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 10, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Mark Esper ) : “Secretary Esper’s failure to protect his troops sets a new, dark precedent that any Commander in Chief can interfere with routine merit-based military promotions to carry out personal vendettas and retaliation against military officers who follow duly-authorized subpoenas while upholding their oath of office and core principles of service.,” External link

fox35orlando Friday, July 10, 2020 5:18:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth writes : “Setting aside the fact that the right wing’s right to lie about me is one of the rights I fought to defend, let me be clear: I don’t want George Washington’s statue to be pulled down any more than I want the Purple Heart that he established to be ripped off my chest. I never said that I did,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 10, 2020 4:28:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : “Let me be clear: I don’t want George Washington’s statue to be pulled down any more than I want the Purple Heart that he established to be ripped off my chest,” “I never said that I did” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 10, 2020 2:11:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : “Let me be clear: I don’t want George Washington’s statue to be pulled down any more than I want the Purple Heart that he established to be ripped off my chest,” “I never said that I did” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 10, 2020 5:19:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "even knowing how my tour in Iraq would turn out," External link

msn-uk Friday, July 10, 2020 5:11:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote ( about Mr Trump ) : "It's better for Mr. Trump to have you focused on whether an Asian-American woman is sufficiently American than to have you mourning the 130,000 Americans killed by a virus he claimed would disappear in February," "It's better for his campaign to distract Americans with whether a combat veteran is sufficiently patriotic than for people to recall that this failed commander in chief has still apparently done nothing about reports of Russia putting bounties on the heads of American troops in Afghanistan" External link

CBSnews Friday, July 10, 2020 3:44:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : "What some on the other side don't seem to understand is that we can honor our founders while acknowledging their serious faults, including the undeniable fact that many of them enslaved Black Americans," External link

CBSnews Friday, July 10, 2020 3:44:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth asked ( about President Trump ) : "It is unacceptable that to date, the Trump administration appears to be ignoring a matter of great importance to Gold Star family members whose loved ones were killed while serving in Afghanistan: were any U.S. troop casualties in Afghanistan connected with the alleged GRU bounty payments to Taliban-linked militants?" "Gold Star families deserve an answer to this question" External link

npr Thursday, July 9, 2020 11:02:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth asks : "Were any U.S. troop casualties in Afghanistan connected with the alleged GRU bounty payments to Taliban-linked militants?" "Gold Star Families deserve an answer to this question" External link

politico Thursday, July 9, 2020 6:00:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any commander in chief to meddle in routine military matters," External link

sentinelsource Thursday, July 9, 2020 2:11:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Mark Esper ) : “Secretary Esper’s failure to protect his troops sets a new, dark precedent that any Commander in Chief can interfere with routine merit-based military promotions to carry out personal vendettas and retaliation against military officers who follow duly-authorized subpoenas while upholding their oath of office and core principles of service,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 9, 2020 9:09:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Well, let me just say that we should start off by having a national dialogue on it at some point,” External link

suntimes Thursday, July 9, 2020 5:24:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Mark Esper ) : “Secretary Esper’s failure to protect his troops sets a new, dark precedent that any Commander in Chief can interfere with routine merit-based military promotions to carry out personal vendettas and retaliation against military officers who follow duly-authorized subpoenas while upholding their oath of office and core principles of service,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, July 9, 2020 5:05:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Mark Esper ) : “Secretary Esper’s failure to protect his troops sets a new, dark precedent that any Commander in Chief can interfere with routine merit-based military promotions to carry out personal vendettas and retaliation against military officers who follow duly-authorized subpoenas while upholding their oath of office and core principles of service,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, July 9, 2020 4:59:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Lt. Col. Vindman’s decision to retire puts the spotlight on Secretary of Defense ’s failure to protect a decorated combat Veteran against a vindictive Commander in Chief,” External link

thehill Thursday, July 9, 2020 1:38:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Mark Esper ) : “Secretary Esper’s failure to protect his troops sets a new, dark precedent that any Commander in Chief can interfere with routine merit-based military promotions to carry out personal vendettas and retaliation against military officers who follow duly-authorized subpoenas while upholding their oath of office and core principles of service.,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, July 8, 2020 11:17:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Well, let me just say that we should start off by having a national dialogue on it at some point,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 8, 2020 11:08:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Instead of trying to bring our country back together, he spent his time defending dead Confederates who took up arms against this nation and engaging in xenophobic and racist language geared towards many Americans, including the Asian American and Pacific Islander community," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 8, 2020 8:07:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : “The Biden campaign have their own process that they're going through. And I'm sure Vice President Biden will pick the right person to be next to him as he digs this country out of the mess that Donald Trump has put us in,” External link

thehill Wednesday, July 8, 2020 7:37:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : "The Biden campaign have their own process that they're going through. And I'm sure Vice President Biden will pick the right person to be next to him as he digs this country out of the mess that Donald Trump has put us in," External link

wrcbtv Wednesday, July 8, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth replied : "I think we should listen to everybody. I think we should listen to the argument there" External link

msn-uk Wednesday, July 8, 2020 5:44:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy. It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any commander in chief to meddle in routine military matters at all," External link

haaretz Wednesday, July 8, 2020 11:53:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Does @TuckerCarlson want to walk a mile in my legs and then tell me whether or not I love America?” External link

haaretz Tuesday, July 7, 2020 6:41:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy. It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any commander in chief to meddle in routine military matters at all," External link

haaretz Tuesday, July 7, 2020 6:41:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Remember the president at Mount Rushmore was standing on ground that was stolen from Native Americans who had actually been given that land during a treaty,” External link

foxnews Tuesday, July 7, 2020 3:31:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "The military does not like that. And that's not the role of our military. That's why it's one of the few institutions left in this country that is really respected by Americans," External link

npr Tuesday, July 7, 2020 5:30:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "In this particular case, I am very concerned that she did not feel that the system that's in place was going to be responsive to her" External link

npr Tuesday, July 7, 2020 5:30:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth responded : “Well, let me just say that we should start off by having a national dialogue on it at some point,” “But, right now, we’re in the middle of a global pandemic” External link

theepochtimes Monday, July 6, 2020 5:16:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth responded : “I think we should listen to everybody. I think we should listen to the argument there,” “But remember that the president at Mount Rushmore was standing on ground that was stolen from Native Americans who had actually been given that land during a treaty” External link

theepochtimes Monday, July 6, 2020 5:16:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I’m more worried about 130,000, who have lost their lives recently and the thousands and thousands of Americans who are currently sick than I am about our historical past,” “We need to talk about what we're doing now to bring this country off of the brink of chaos at its end,” External link

thehill Monday, July 6, 2020 1:13:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “He spent more time worried about honoring dead Confederates than he did talking about the lives of our American — 130,000 Americans — who lost their lives to COVID-19, or by warning Russia off of the bounty they’re putting on Americans’ heads,” External link

latimes Sunday, July 5, 2020 9:59:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I will do whatever I need to do to support him,” External link

politico Sunday, July 5, 2020 6:56:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I don’t think it’s on any of us to dictate to him. He knows best who he needs as a vice president, who can help him connect with the American people, who can help him overcome the crises that we’re operating under right now,” External link

politico Sunday, July 5, 2020 6:56:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I’m more worried about 130,000, who have lost their lives recently and the thousands and thousands of Americans who are currently sick than I am about our historical past,” “We need to talk about what we're doing now to bring this country off of the brink of chaos at its end,” External link

thehill Sunday, July 5, 2020 6:31:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any Commander in Chief to meddle in routine military matters at all, whether or not he has a personal vendetta against a Soldier who did his patriotic duty and told the truth – a Soldier who has been recommended for promotion by his superiors because of his performance," External link

usaToday Friday, July 3, 2020 3:35:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Ambassador Singh Sandhu and I had a positive discussion today about the relationship between our two nations and opportunities to work together,” “I look forward to working with Ambassador Singh Sandhu to strengthen our strategic partnership and promote regional stability” External link

economictimes Friday, July 3, 2020 7:53:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy," "It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any Commander in Chief to meddle in routine military matters at all, whether or not he has a personal vendetta against a Soldier who did his patriotic duty and told the truth — a Soldier who has been recommended for promotion by his superiors because of his performance. I won’t just sit by and let it happen, and neither should any of my colleagues" External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 3, 2020 7:46:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy," "It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any Commander in Chief to meddle in routine military matters at all, whether or not he has a personal vendetta against a Soldier who did his patriotic duty and told the truth — a Soldier who has been recommended for promotion by his superiors because of his performance. I won’t just sit by and let it happen, and neither should any of my colleagues" External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 3, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth says : "It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any Commander in Chief to meddle in routine military matters at all, whether or not he has a personal vendetta against a Soldier who did his patriotic duty and told the truth—a Soldier who has been recommended for promotion by his superiors because of his performance," External link

npr Friday, July 3, 2020 1:50:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy," External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 3, 2020 12:07:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy. It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any commander in chief to meddle in routine military matters at all," External link

wsau Thursday, July 2, 2020 10:06:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy," External link

politico Thursday, July 2, 2020 9:25:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Over the years, (Biden) has just shown that he can overcome a lot, and I've overcome a lot. And he gets it. He gets it. He may not have gone through the same traumas that I've gone through, but he's gone through trauma, and he's seen the other side," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 2, 2020 11:52:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "I've made it clear to them that whatever role he wants -- he needs me to do -- I will perform that task," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 2, 2020 11:52:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : "I couldn't care less why Donald Trump has not responded to me. He's not worth me wasting time wondering, what motivations go on his mind because I can't even comprehend how someone can have 125,000 dead Americans and be out on the golf course," "It is so alien to me, to everything that I've done in my life" External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 2, 2020 11:52:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Ambassador Sandhu and I had a positive discussion today about the relationship between our two nations and opportunities to work together in the future,” “I look forward to working with Ambassador Sandhu to strengthen our strategic partnership and promote regional stability,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 2, 2020 9:53:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Singh Sandhu ) : “Ambassador Sandhu and I had a positive discussion today about the relationship between our two nations and opportunities to work together in the future,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, July 2, 2020 9:42:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Park She ) : “She’s got an incredible life story and as I got into it, I thought this is something the American people will be stunned to hear the details of,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “I believe that Joe Biden is going to pick the right person that he has the best relationship with to govern,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth recalled : “It was this voice, ‘Tammy, it’s Joe. How ya doin’?’ Joe? ‘Yeah, you know, the vice president.’ I told him, ‘Mr. Vice President, why are you calling me?’ There were bigger and more critical races. … It wasn’t exactly a nail-biter, and he says, ‘No, you did a great job, and I just wanted to say thank you,’” “That’s just the way he is. He calls you and chats. I think I have a very warm relationship with him” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I am coming from a place where I have the ability to push back on him in a way that someone who has not served can’t,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I can push back against Trump in a way others can’t,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, June 26, 2020 4:18:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I can push back against Trump in a way others can’t,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, June 26, 2020 3:20:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth told ( about President Trump ) : “I can push back against Trump in a way others can’t,” External link

nytimes Friday, June 26, 2020 2:01:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “We need to reckon with the real, deep, uncomfortable realities and systemic biases that have marred our country for centuries,” External link

suntimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 4:42:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Ryan McCarthy ) : "I had a productive call with Secretary McCarthy, where I expressed my deep concern about the use of low-flying military helicopters to suppress crowds of peaceful protesters who were exercising their First Amendment rights and calling out for justice for Black Americans," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, June 18, 2020 7:23:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Honoring the 'lost cause' of those who waged war against America to defend their right to own, sell and kill Black Americans has no place in our nation, especially the U.S. Armed Forces, which fought a deadly war to eliminate the barbaric practice of slavery," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, June 18, 2020 7:23:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "The U.S. Marine Corps, and now the U.S. Navy, have demonstrated moral leadership in taking action," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, June 18, 2020 7:23:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth told : “I don’t think they’re going to propose anything that comes anywhere near enough to what we need to do. We need systemic change,” External link

foxnews Tuesday, June 16, 2020 11:50:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about President Trump ) : "Our troops need stable, consistent leadership during volatile times like these, not a Commander-in-Chief who values his own photo ops and TV ratings over their health and safety. I urge President Trump to evaluate the potential consequences of this vanity speech and reconsider holding the event," External link

wrcbtv Saturday, June 13, 2020 10:05:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about President Trump ) : "Our troops need stable, consistent leadership during volatile times like these, not a Commander-in-Chief who values his own photo ops and TV ratings over their health and safety. I urge President Trump to evaluate the potential consequences of this vanity speech and reconsider holding the event," External link

nbcnews Saturday, June 13, 2020 9:38:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : “Honoring the ‘lost cause’ of those who waged war against the United States of America, or defending the right of an individual state to allow its residents to own, sell and kill fellow Americans as property has no place in our nation, especially the US armed forces which waged a deadly war to eliminate the barbaric practice of slavery,” External link

taipeitimes Friday, June 12, 2020 8:58:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : "Honoring the 'lost cause' of those who waged war against the United States of America, or defending the right of an individual State to allow its residents to own, sell and kill fellow Americans as property, has no place in our Nation, especially the U.S. Armed Forces which waged a deadly war to eliminate the barbaric practice of slavery," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, June 10, 2020 11:17:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : "Honoring the 'lost cause' of those who waged war against the United States of America, or defending the right of an individual State to allow its residents to own, sell and kill fellow Americans as property, has no place in our Nation, especially the U.S. Armed Forces which waged a deadly war to eliminate the barbaric practice of slavery," External link

ABCnews Tuesday, June 9, 2020 9:43:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “What we saw on Monday night was our military using its equipment to threaten and put Americans at risk on American soil,” External link

nytimes Monday, June 8, 2020 7:43:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “What we saw on Monday night was our military using its equipment to threaten and put Americans at risk on American soil,” External link

nytimes Saturday, June 6, 2020 4:41:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “It’s role is not to attack peaceful demonstrators exercising their first amendment rights,” External link

wkbn Saturday, June 6, 2020 1:22:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Just under two weeks we’re going to be voting on the budget for the United States military,” External link

wkbn Saturday, June 6, 2020 1:22:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “It’s role is not to attack peaceful demonstrators exercising their first amendment rights,” External link

wwlp Saturday, June 6, 2020 3:41:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Just under two weeks we’re going to be voting on the budget for the United States military,” External link

wwlp Saturday, June 6, 2020 3:41:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth told : “My idea was to make sure to touch base with both Walgreens and CVS and make sure that they would really open those store that are, that have been affected, as soon as possible,” External link

suntimes Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:06:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth added : "We cannot allow any Commander in Chief to put our Armed Forces' reputation as the last institution Americans can trust and respect at risk by using them unlawfully and putting them in a position of exacerbating the divisions driving our union apart," External link

npr Wednesday, June 3, 2020 2:08:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "He's lying like a five year old!" External link

CBSnews Friday, May 29, 2020 7:53:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I think we start off by having a commander in chief, a president in the White House who does not stoke those divides, right? We need to set the example as political leaders, as those who are in government, for the support of health care and to believe and listen to science,” External link

chicagotribune Friday, May 29, 2020 5:12:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “By doing so, the federal government would continue covering 100 percent of the costs of this activation,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Wednesday, May 27, 2020 8:31:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Hadiya Pendleton ) : “Far too many of our friends and loved ones have had their lives tragically cut short by senseless gun violence, which is unfortunately still increasing during this pandemic,” “I encourage Illinoisans and Americans across the country to wear orange on National Gun Violence Awareness Day to honor Hadiya and every other victim of gun violence. Gun Violence Awareness Month is a time to reaffirm our commitment to taking action that will protect our children and keep our communities safe from gun violence” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 21, 2020 8:21:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “This legislation would ensure that all National Guard troops activated to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic are provided with the full benefits they’ve earned and will give states much-needed certainty during these uncertain times,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 21, 2020 6:31:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : “The Trump administration’s repeated attempts to nickel and dime members of the National Guard would be wrong under any circumstance, but it is particularly offensive when these troops are responding to a deadly COVID-19 pandemic that has already killed more than 90,000 Americans,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 21, 2020 6:31:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I applaud the decision to nominate Mayor Koos to join the Amtrak Board of Directors,” “Mayor Koos has long advocated for common sense transportation policies, and his views and experience as an Illinois municipal leader will be a welcome addition to this Board. I look forward to supporting his nomination” External link

suntimes Tuesday, May 19, 2020 7:29:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth disse : "Uma vez ou outro você disse a este comitê e a mim meias verdades (...) Não nos contaram toda a verdade e essas famílias estão sofrendo por isso" External link

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executive0.25%EN02/02/201702/02/2017
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nominee1.00%EN11/09/201609/11/2016
demócrata0.50%ES11/09/201609/11/2016
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director1.00%EN12/24/200824/12/2008
major0.50%EN12/19/200519/12/2005
Names Lang Count
Tammy DuckworthEN89.62%
Tammy DuckworthFR6.34%
Tammy DuckworthES3.34%
Tammy DuckworthPT0.63%
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Dick Durbin recalled ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “I said, ‘Tammy, would you ever consider running?’” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, August 2, 2020 7:29:00 PM EAT

Jon Soltz said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Tammy was kind of the only veteran out there that they were looking at,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 30, 2020 7:04:00 PM EAT

Jon Soltz said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Tammy was kind of the only veteran out there that they were looking at,” External link

msn-uk Thursday, July 30, 2020 1:44:00 PM EAT

Jon Soltz said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Tammy was kind of the only veteran out there that they were looking at,” External link

guardian Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:05:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : "You're not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she served in the military," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, July 11, 2020 5:09:00 PM EAT

David Weigel reports ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Crenshaw suggested to an online audience this week that [Duckworth] agreed with ‘the destruction of America,’ adding his voice to a chorus of Republicans who have questioned the Democrat’s values since she suggested that protesters who opposed monuments to some of the Founding Fathers should be listened to,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 10, 2020 4:28:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “You’re not supposed to criticise Tammy Duckworth in any way because she once served in the military,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 10, 2020 4:22:00 AM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “You’re not supposed to criticise Tammy Duckworth in any way because she once served in the military,” External link

msn-uk Friday, July 10, 2020 2:01:00 AM EAT

Joseph Biden said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “I can’t think of anyone who has shown more courage of both kinds. I really mean it, Tammy,” “I’m grateful for you here with me in this fight” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, July 9, 2020 12:16:00 AM EAT

Sean Sullivan reports ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Speaking at a virtual fundraiser that Duckworth (D-Ill.) also attended, [Biden] said it was ‘disgusting, sickening’ of Trump’s circle to question her patriotism and that it was a ‘reflection of the depravity of what’s going on in the White House right now,’” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 8, 2020 4:17:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “You’re not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she once served in the military,” External link

thehill Wednesday, July 8, 2020 6:25:00 AM EAT

Joseph Biden said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “I can’t think of anyone who has shown more courage of both kinds. I really mean it, Tammy,” “I’m grateful for you here with me in this fight” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 8, 2020 5:26:00 AM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : "You're not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she once served in the military," External link

fox10tv Tuesday, July 7, 2020 9:47:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “You're not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she served in the military,” External link

ibtimes Tuesday, July 7, 2020 9:08:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : "You're not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she served in the military," External link

usaToday Tuesday, July 7, 2020 5:39:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : "You're not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she once served in the military," External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, July 7, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “You’re not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she once served in the military,” External link

forbes Tuesday, July 7, 2020 4:31:00 PM EAT

Dick Durbin said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : "I support Tammy Duckworth. She's spectacular, a great colleague, and I hope that she fares well in this interview, which I think is going to take place soon," External link

newsweek-USA Friday, May 22, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

Dick Durbin added ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : "Let me tell you: If you've got Tammy Duckworth by your side, it's a winning combination whoever you are. She is such an amazing person," "What a story. What a life story, what a story of courage, and her comeback from this massive injury she suffered in service to our country is an inspiration" External link

newsweek-USA Friday, May 22, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

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Tammy Duckworth said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “I probably met Joe Biden right after I met you, Lynn, the State of the Union night,” External link

suntimes Monday, August 3, 2020 3:54:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “If President Trump truly wants to go after violence in our country, he should call [Senate Majority Leader] Mitch McConnell right now and ask for a sensible vote on uniform background checks,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, August 2, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth asked : “Why did some troops come home from a trauma and survive and thrive? And why do some come home and kill themselves?” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, August 2, 2020 7:29:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth asked : “Why did some troops come home from a trauma and survive and thrive? And why do some come home and kill themselves?” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Sunday, August 2, 2020 3:57:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth tells : “So my choice is five hours of homeschooling every day for my daughter and failing her, because I’m not a trained educator, or sending her to a school where she could very likely get this virus or bring it home and get her 2-year-old sister sick or my 79-year-old mom, who lives with us,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 31, 2020 10:34:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth tells : “So my choice is five hours of homeschooling every day for my daughter and failing her, because I’m not a trained educator, or sending her to a school where she could very likely get this virus or bring it home and get her 2-year-old sister sick or my 79-year-old mom, who lives with us,” External link

thedailybeast Friday, July 31, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I want my daughter to go back to school, of course, but not if there’s not enough PPE,” External link

wwlp Friday, July 31, 2020 3:20:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “If they want to come to Chicago and work with local law enforcement and be supportive of our city, then they’re welcome,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 31, 2020 3:04:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “You know, I have a PhD, and I’m a U.S. Senator, and I can fly helicopters—but I am not trained or equipped to teach a single five-year-old,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 31, 2020 3:04:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Tucker Carlson ) : “It is very significant for me to be on a national stage for other Asian Americans, because we often are the forgotten minority in this country,” “We’re seen as the other, as you saw with the attacks on me by Tucker Carlson. You know, it’s easy to talk about Asians as the other and that we’re not truly Americans, when we’re just as American as anyone else, and love this country as much as anyone else” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 31, 2020 3:04:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Team ) : “I have been interviewed, yes, I’m on Team Biden,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 31, 2020 1:58:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “You know, I have a PhD, and I’m a U.S. Senator, and I can fly helicopters—but I am not trained or equipped to teach a single five-year-old,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 31, 2020 1:45:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Tucker Carlson ) : “It is very significant for me to be on a national stage for other Asian Americans, because we often are the forgotten minority in this country,” “We’re seen as the other, as you saw with the attacks on me by Tucker Carlson. You know, it’s easy to talk about Asians as the other and that we’re not truly Americans, when we’re just as American as anyone else, and love this country as much as anyone else” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 31, 2020 1:45:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Mitch McConnell ) : "If the president truly wants to address gun violence in Chicago, then he can call [Senate Majority Leader] Mitch McConnell today and ask for us to have a vote on some sensible gun control legislation like universal background checks, like ending high capacity magazines of 30 rounds or more," "These things would pass. They are supported in a bipartisan way. And 90 percent of Americans support universal background checks [and] closing the loopholes. ... We can do better and we can do more" External link

foxnews Thursday, July 30, 2020 1:32:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Lori Lightfoot ) : "Now, if he wants to send federal resources into Chicago to work with the city of Chicago, with Mayor Lightfoot's administration and work with local law enforcement, I'm willing to take a look at that," "But if he's going to send in unmarked folks who will grab peaceful protesters off the streets and Americans just exercising their fundamental rights and drive them off in unmarked vans, then I will oppose him every step of the way" External link

foxnews Thursday, July 30, 2020 1:32:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth told : “Individuals such as yourself provide an invaluable opportunity for others to learn of the history and richness of our nation,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Tuesday, July 28, 2020 1:46:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “For centuries, our nation has relied on the sacrifices made by coal country—and coal workers—to industrialize and power our nation with affordable energy,” “We can’t afford to leave them behind” External link

forbes Saturday, July 25, 2020 3:42:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "We can't just tell these communities to let go of coal because there is nothing else," External link

wsau Friday, July 24, 2020 12:41:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth says : “As the number of women in our armed forces continues to climb, it is our sacred duty as members of Congress — and as Americans — to show our appreciation for women veterans by fulfilling our promise to care for those who have borne the battle,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 23, 2020 6:41:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth tells ( about Walter Reed ) : “Walter Reed Army hospital saved my life,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 23, 2020 6:41:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : “What’s happening in Portland, and what could happen in Chicago or any number of cities across the country, is deeply troubling,” “The Trump administration is using this as another opportunity to trample on the First Amendment rights of Americans” External link

chicagotribune Tuesday, July 21, 2020 10:16:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : "Donald Trump's unprecedented efforts to further politicize our military by retaliating against Lt. Col. Vindman—for doing his patriotic duty of telling the truth under oath — are unconscionable," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 16, 2020 3:50:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : “Donald Trump’s unprecedented efforts to further politicize our military by retaliating against Lt. Col. Vindman—for doing his patriotic duty of telling the truth under oath—are unconscionable,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, July 15, 2020 6:19:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "I’m glad the Department of Defense was finally able to set the record straight that Vindman had earned and was set to receive a promotion to Colonel," External link

wsau Wednesday, July 15, 2020 4:13:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : “Attacks from self-serving, insecure men who can’t tell the difference between true patriotism and hateful nationalism will never diminish my love for this country — or my willingness to sacrifice for it so they don’t have to,” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, July 12, 2020 11:56:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : “Attacks from self-serving, insecure men who can’t tell the difference between true patriotism and hateful nationalism will never diminish my love for this country — or my willingness to sacrifice for it so they don’t have to,” External link

politico Sunday, July 12, 2020 1:58:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : “It is unacceptable that to day, the Trump administration appears to be ignoring a subject of terrific significance to Gold Star Family members associates whose beloved ones had been killed whilst serving in Afghanistan: ended up any US troop casualties in Afghanistan linked with the alleged GRU bounty payments to Taliban-connected militants?” External link

haveeru Saturday, July 11, 2020 4:23:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Unfortunately, recent high-profile incidents raise troubling questions about whether SHARP is achieving its objectives, let alone preventing sexual harassment and assault," External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 10, 2020 9:19:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Mark Esper ) : “Secretary Esper’s failure to protect his troops sets a new, dark precedent that any Commander in Chief can interfere with routine merit-based military promotions to carry out personal vendettas and retaliation against military officers who follow duly-authorized subpoenas while upholding their oath of office and core principles of service.,” External link

fox35orlando Friday, July 10, 2020 5:18:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth writes : “Setting aside the fact that the right wing’s right to lie about me is one of the rights I fought to defend, let me be clear: I don’t want George Washington’s statue to be pulled down any more than I want the Purple Heart that he established to be ripped off my chest. I never said that I did,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 10, 2020 4:28:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : “Let me be clear: I don’t want George Washington’s statue to be pulled down any more than I want the Purple Heart that he established to be ripped off my chest,” “I never said that I did” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 10, 2020 2:11:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : “Let me be clear: I don’t want George Washington’s statue to be pulled down any more than I want the Purple Heart that he established to be ripped off my chest,” “I never said that I did” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 10, 2020 5:19:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "even knowing how my tour in Iraq would turn out," External link

msn-uk Friday, July 10, 2020 5:11:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote ( about Mr Trump ) : "It's better for Mr. Trump to have you focused on whether an Asian-American woman is sufficiently American than to have you mourning the 130,000 Americans killed by a virus he claimed would disappear in February," "It's better for his campaign to distract Americans with whether a combat veteran is sufficiently patriotic than for people to recall that this failed commander in chief has still apparently done nothing about reports of Russia putting bounties on the heads of American troops in Afghanistan" External link

CBSnews Friday, July 10, 2020 3:44:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : "What some on the other side don't seem to understand is that we can honor our founders while acknowledging their serious faults, including the undeniable fact that many of them enslaved Black Americans," External link

CBSnews Friday, July 10, 2020 3:44:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth asked ( about President Trump ) : "It is unacceptable that to date, the Trump administration appears to be ignoring a matter of great importance to Gold Star family members whose loved ones were killed while serving in Afghanistan: were any U.S. troop casualties in Afghanistan connected with the alleged GRU bounty payments to Taliban-linked militants?" "Gold Star families deserve an answer to this question" External link

npr Thursday, July 9, 2020 11:02:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth asks : "Were any U.S. troop casualties in Afghanistan connected with the alleged GRU bounty payments to Taliban-linked militants?" "Gold Star Families deserve an answer to this question" External link

politico Thursday, July 9, 2020 6:00:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any commander in chief to meddle in routine military matters," External link

sentinelsource Thursday, July 9, 2020 2:11:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Mark Esper ) : “Secretary Esper’s failure to protect his troops sets a new, dark precedent that any Commander in Chief can interfere with routine merit-based military promotions to carry out personal vendettas and retaliation against military officers who follow duly-authorized subpoenas while upholding their oath of office and core principles of service,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 9, 2020 9:09:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Well, let me just say that we should start off by having a national dialogue on it at some point,” External link

suntimes Thursday, July 9, 2020 5:24:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Mark Esper ) : “Secretary Esper’s failure to protect his troops sets a new, dark precedent that any Commander in Chief can interfere with routine merit-based military promotions to carry out personal vendettas and retaliation against military officers who follow duly-authorized subpoenas while upholding their oath of office and core principles of service,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, July 9, 2020 5:05:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Mark Esper ) : “Secretary Esper’s failure to protect his troops sets a new, dark precedent that any Commander in Chief can interfere with routine merit-based military promotions to carry out personal vendettas and retaliation against military officers who follow duly-authorized subpoenas while upholding their oath of office and core principles of service,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, July 9, 2020 4:59:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Lt. Col. Vindman’s decision to retire puts the spotlight on Secretary of Defense ’s failure to protect a decorated combat Veteran against a vindictive Commander in Chief,” External link

thehill Thursday, July 9, 2020 1:38:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Mark Esper ) : “Secretary Esper’s failure to protect his troops sets a new, dark precedent that any Commander in Chief can interfere with routine merit-based military promotions to carry out personal vendettas and retaliation against military officers who follow duly-authorized subpoenas while upholding their oath of office and core principles of service.,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, July 8, 2020 11:17:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Well, let me just say that we should start off by having a national dialogue on it at some point,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 8, 2020 11:08:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Instead of trying to bring our country back together, he spent his time defending dead Confederates who took up arms against this nation and engaging in xenophobic and racist language geared towards many Americans, including the Asian American and Pacific Islander community," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 8, 2020 8:07:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : “The Biden campaign have their own process that they're going through. And I'm sure Vice President Biden will pick the right person to be next to him as he digs this country out of the mess that Donald Trump has put us in,” External link

thehill Wednesday, July 8, 2020 7:37:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : "The Biden campaign have their own process that they're going through. And I'm sure Vice President Biden will pick the right person to be next to him as he digs this country out of the mess that Donald Trump has put us in," External link

wrcbtv Wednesday, July 8, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth replied : "I think we should listen to everybody. I think we should listen to the argument there" External link

msn-uk Wednesday, July 8, 2020 5:44:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy. It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any commander in chief to meddle in routine military matters at all," External link

haaretz Wednesday, July 8, 2020 11:53:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Does @TuckerCarlson want to walk a mile in my legs and then tell me whether or not I love America?” External link

haaretz Tuesday, July 7, 2020 6:41:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy. It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any commander in chief to meddle in routine military matters at all," External link

haaretz Tuesday, July 7, 2020 6:41:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Remember the president at Mount Rushmore was standing on ground that was stolen from Native Americans who had actually been given that land during a treaty,” External link

foxnews Tuesday, July 7, 2020 3:31:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "The military does not like that. And that's not the role of our military. That's why it's one of the few institutions left in this country that is really respected by Americans," External link

npr Tuesday, July 7, 2020 5:30:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "In this particular case, I am very concerned that she did not feel that the system that's in place was going to be responsive to her" External link

npr Tuesday, July 7, 2020 5:30:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth responded : “Well, let me just say that we should start off by having a national dialogue on it at some point,” “But, right now, we’re in the middle of a global pandemic” External link

theepochtimes Monday, July 6, 2020 5:16:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth responded : “I think we should listen to everybody. I think we should listen to the argument there,” “But remember that the president at Mount Rushmore was standing on ground that was stolen from Native Americans who had actually been given that land during a treaty” External link

theepochtimes Monday, July 6, 2020 5:16:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I’m more worried about 130,000, who have lost their lives recently and the thousands and thousands of Americans who are currently sick than I am about our historical past,” “We need to talk about what we're doing now to bring this country off of the brink of chaos at its end,” External link

thehill Monday, July 6, 2020 1:13:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “He spent more time worried about honoring dead Confederates than he did talking about the lives of our American — 130,000 Americans — who lost their lives to COVID-19, or by warning Russia off of the bounty they’re putting on Americans’ heads,” External link

latimes Sunday, July 5, 2020 9:59:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I will do whatever I need to do to support him,” External link

politico Sunday, July 5, 2020 6:56:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I don’t think it’s on any of us to dictate to him. He knows best who he needs as a vice president, who can help him connect with the American people, who can help him overcome the crises that we’re operating under right now,” External link

politico Sunday, July 5, 2020 6:56:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I’m more worried about 130,000, who have lost their lives recently and the thousands and thousands of Americans who are currently sick than I am about our historical past,” “We need to talk about what we're doing now to bring this country off of the brink of chaos at its end,” External link

thehill Sunday, July 5, 2020 6:31:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any Commander in Chief to meddle in routine military matters at all, whether or not he has a personal vendetta against a Soldier who did his patriotic duty and told the truth – a Soldier who has been recommended for promotion by his superiors because of his performance," External link

usaToday Friday, July 3, 2020 3:35:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Ambassador Singh Sandhu and I had a positive discussion today about the relationship between our two nations and opportunities to work together,” “I look forward to working with Ambassador Singh Sandhu to strengthen our strategic partnership and promote regional stability” External link

economictimes Friday, July 3, 2020 7:53:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy," "It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any Commander in Chief to meddle in routine military matters at all, whether or not he has a personal vendetta against a Soldier who did his patriotic duty and told the truth — a Soldier who has been recommended for promotion by his superiors because of his performance. I won’t just sit by and let it happen, and neither should any of my colleagues" External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 3, 2020 7:46:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy," "It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any Commander in Chief to meddle in routine military matters at all, whether or not he has a personal vendetta against a Soldier who did his patriotic duty and told the truth — a Soldier who has been recommended for promotion by his superiors because of his performance. I won’t just sit by and let it happen, and neither should any of my colleagues" External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 3, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth says : "It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any Commander in Chief to meddle in routine military matters at all, whether or not he has a personal vendetta against a Soldier who did his patriotic duty and told the truth—a Soldier who has been recommended for promotion by his superiors because of his performance," External link

npr Friday, July 3, 2020 1:50:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy," External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 3, 2020 12:07:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy. It is simply unprecedented and wrong for any commander in chief to meddle in routine military matters at all," External link

wsau Thursday, July 2, 2020 10:06:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Our military is supposed to be the ultimate meritocracy," External link

politico Thursday, July 2, 2020 9:25:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Over the years, (Biden) has just shown that he can overcome a lot, and I've overcome a lot. And he gets it. He gets it. He may not have gone through the same traumas that I've gone through, but he's gone through trauma, and he's seen the other side," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 2, 2020 11:52:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "I've made it clear to them that whatever role he wants -- he needs me to do -- I will perform that task," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 2, 2020 11:52:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : "I couldn't care less why Donald Trump has not responded to me. He's not worth me wasting time wondering, what motivations go on his mind because I can't even comprehend how someone can have 125,000 dead Americans and be out on the golf course," "It is so alien to me, to everything that I've done in my life" External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 2, 2020 11:52:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Ambassador Sandhu and I had a positive discussion today about the relationship between our two nations and opportunities to work together in the future,” “I look forward to working with Ambassador Sandhu to strengthen our strategic partnership and promote regional stability,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 2, 2020 9:53:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Singh Sandhu ) : “Ambassador Sandhu and I had a positive discussion today about the relationship between our two nations and opportunities to work together in the future,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, July 2, 2020 9:42:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Park She ) : “She’s got an incredible life story and as I got into it, I thought this is something the American people will be stunned to hear the details of,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “I believe that Joe Biden is going to pick the right person that he has the best relationship with to govern,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth recalled : “It was this voice, ‘Tammy, it’s Joe. How ya doin’?’ Joe? ‘Yeah, you know, the vice president.’ I told him, ‘Mr. Vice President, why are you calling me?’ There were bigger and more critical races. … It wasn’t exactly a nail-biter, and he says, ‘No, you did a great job, and I just wanted to say thank you,’” “That’s just the way he is. He calls you and chats. I think I have a very warm relationship with him” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I am coming from a place where I have the ability to push back on him in a way that someone who has not served can’t,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I can push back against Trump in a way others can’t,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, June 26, 2020 4:18:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I can push back against Trump in a way others can’t,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, June 26, 2020 3:20:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth told ( about President Trump ) : “I can push back against Trump in a way others can’t,” External link

nytimes Friday, June 26, 2020 2:01:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “We need to reckon with the real, deep, uncomfortable realities and systemic biases that have marred our country for centuries,” External link

suntimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 4:42:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Ryan McCarthy ) : "I had a productive call with Secretary McCarthy, where I expressed my deep concern about the use of low-flying military helicopters to suppress crowds of peaceful protesters who were exercising their First Amendment rights and calling out for justice for Black Americans," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, June 18, 2020 7:23:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "Honoring the 'lost cause' of those who waged war against America to defend their right to own, sell and kill Black Americans has no place in our nation, especially the U.S. Armed Forces, which fought a deadly war to eliminate the barbaric practice of slavery," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, June 18, 2020 7:23:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "The U.S. Marine Corps, and now the U.S. Navy, have demonstrated moral leadership in taking action," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, June 18, 2020 7:23:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth told : “I don’t think they’re going to propose anything that comes anywhere near enough to what we need to do. We need systemic change,” External link

foxnews Tuesday, June 16, 2020 11:50:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about President Trump ) : "Our troops need stable, consistent leadership during volatile times like these, not a Commander-in-Chief who values his own photo ops and TV ratings over their health and safety. I urge President Trump to evaluate the potential consequences of this vanity speech and reconsider holding the event," External link

wrcbtv Saturday, June 13, 2020 10:05:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about President Trump ) : "Our troops need stable, consistent leadership during volatile times like these, not a Commander-in-Chief who values his own photo ops and TV ratings over their health and safety. I urge President Trump to evaluate the potential consequences of this vanity speech and reconsider holding the event," External link

nbcnews Saturday, June 13, 2020 9:38:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : “Honoring the ‘lost cause’ of those who waged war against the United States of America, or defending the right of an individual state to allow its residents to own, sell and kill fellow Americans as property has no place in our nation, especially the US armed forces which waged a deadly war to eliminate the barbaric practice of slavery,” External link

taipeitimes Friday, June 12, 2020 8:58:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : "Honoring the 'lost cause' of those who waged war against the United States of America, or defending the right of an individual State to allow its residents to own, sell and kill fellow Americans as property, has no place in our Nation, especially the U.S. Armed Forces which waged a deadly war to eliminate the barbaric practice of slavery," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, June 10, 2020 11:17:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth wrote : "Honoring the 'lost cause' of those who waged war against the United States of America, or defending the right of an individual State to allow its residents to own, sell and kill fellow Americans as property, has no place in our Nation, especially the U.S. Armed Forces which waged a deadly war to eliminate the barbaric practice of slavery," External link

ABCnews Tuesday, June 9, 2020 9:43:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “What we saw on Monday night was our military using its equipment to threaten and put Americans at risk on American soil,” External link

nytimes Monday, June 8, 2020 7:43:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “What we saw on Monday night was our military using its equipment to threaten and put Americans at risk on American soil,” External link

nytimes Saturday, June 6, 2020 4:41:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “It’s role is not to attack peaceful demonstrators exercising their first amendment rights,” External link

wkbn Saturday, June 6, 2020 1:22:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Just under two weeks we’re going to be voting on the budget for the United States military,” External link

wkbn Saturday, June 6, 2020 1:22:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “It’s role is not to attack peaceful demonstrators exercising their first amendment rights,” External link

wwlp Saturday, June 6, 2020 3:41:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “Just under two weeks we’re going to be voting on the budget for the United States military,” External link

wwlp Saturday, June 6, 2020 3:41:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth told : “My idea was to make sure to touch base with both Walgreens and CVS and make sure that they would really open those store that are, that have been affected, as soon as possible,” External link

suntimes Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:06:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth added : "We cannot allow any Commander in Chief to put our Armed Forces' reputation as the last institution Americans can trust and respect at risk by using them unlawfully and putting them in a position of exacerbating the divisions driving our union apart," External link

npr Wednesday, June 3, 2020 2:08:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : "He's lying like a five year old!" External link

CBSnews Friday, May 29, 2020 7:53:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I think we start off by having a commander in chief, a president in the White House who does not stoke those divides, right? We need to set the example as political leaders, as those who are in government, for the support of health care and to believe and listen to science,” External link

chicagotribune Friday, May 29, 2020 5:12:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “By doing so, the federal government would continue covering 100 percent of the costs of this activation,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Wednesday, May 27, 2020 8:31:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Hadiya Pendleton ) : “Far too many of our friends and loved ones have had their lives tragically cut short by senseless gun violence, which is unfortunately still increasing during this pandemic,” “I encourage Illinoisans and Americans across the country to wear orange on National Gun Violence Awareness Day to honor Hadiya and every other victim of gun violence. Gun Violence Awareness Month is a time to reaffirm our commitment to taking action that will protect our children and keep our communities safe from gun violence” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 21, 2020 8:21:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “This legislation would ensure that all National Guard troops activated to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic are provided with the full benefits they’ve earned and will give states much-needed certainty during these uncertain times,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 21, 2020 6:31:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said ( about Donald Trump ) : “The Trump administration’s repeated attempts to nickel and dime members of the National Guard would be wrong under any circumstance, but it is particularly offensive when these troops are responding to a deadly COVID-19 pandemic that has already killed more than 90,000 Americans,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 21, 2020 6:31:00 PM EAT

Tammy Duckworth said : “I applaud the decision to nominate Mayor Koos to join the Amtrak Board of Directors,” “Mayor Koos has long advocated for common sense transportation policies, and his views and experience as an Illinois municipal leader will be a welcome addition to this Board. I look forward to supporting his nomination” External link

suntimes Tuesday, May 19, 2020 7:29:00 AM EAT

Tammy Duckworth disse : "Uma vez ou outro você disse a este comitê e a mim meias verdades (...) Não nos contaram toda a verdade e essas famílias estão sofrendo por isso" External link

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Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
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pilot0.50%EN09/25/201725/09/2017
democrat9.52%EN05/18/201718/05/2017
representative21.55%EN03/09/201709/03/2017
veteran4.76%EN03/02/201702/03/2017
executive0.25%EN02/02/201702/02/2017
congresswoman17.79%EN01/18/201718/01/2017
démocrate3.01%FR11/12/201612/11/2016
senadora0.50%PT11/11/201611/11/2016
challenger7.77%EN11/10/201610/11/2016
candidate17.79%EN11/09/201609/11/2016
nominee1.00%EN11/09/201609/11/2016
demócrata0.50%ES11/09/201609/11/2016
opponent3.01%EN10/31/201631/10/2016
rival1.50%EN10/28/201628/10/2016
opposante0.25%FR10/28/201628/10/2016
president0.50%EN10/12/201612/10/2016
représentante de l' illinois0.50%FR08/29/201629/08/2016
democratic candidate for the u.s.0.25%EN06/27/201627/06/2016
director1.00%EN12/24/200824/12/2008
major0.50%EN12/19/200519/12/2005
Names Lang Count
Tammy DuckworthEN89.62%
Tammy DuckworthFR6.34%
Tammy DuckworthES3.34%
Tammy DuckworthPT0.63%
Tammy DuckworthPL0.07%


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Dick Durbin recalled ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “I said, ‘Tammy, would you ever consider running?’” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, August 2, 2020 7:29:00 PM EAT

Jon Soltz said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Tammy was kind of the only veteran out there that they were looking at,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 30, 2020 7:04:00 PM EAT

Jon Soltz said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Tammy was kind of the only veteran out there that they were looking at,” External link

msn-uk Thursday, July 30, 2020 1:44:00 PM EAT

Jon Soltz said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Tammy was kind of the only veteran out there that they were looking at,” External link

guardian Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:05:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : "You're not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she served in the military," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, July 11, 2020 5:09:00 PM EAT

David Weigel reports ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Crenshaw suggested to an online audience this week that [Duckworth] agreed with ‘the destruction of America,’ adding his voice to a chorus of Republicans who have questioned the Democrat’s values since she suggested that protesters who opposed monuments to some of the Founding Fathers should be listened to,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 10, 2020 4:28:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “You’re not supposed to criticise Tammy Duckworth in any way because she once served in the military,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, July 10, 2020 4:22:00 AM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “You’re not supposed to criticise Tammy Duckworth in any way because she once served in the military,” External link

msn-uk Friday, July 10, 2020 2:01:00 AM EAT

Joseph Biden said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “I can’t think of anyone who has shown more courage of both kinds. I really mean it, Tammy,” “I’m grateful for you here with me in this fight” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, July 9, 2020 12:16:00 AM EAT

Sean Sullivan reports ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “Speaking at a virtual fundraiser that Duckworth (D-Ill.) also attended, [Biden] said it was ‘disgusting, sickening’ of Trump’s circle to question her patriotism and that it was a ‘reflection of the depravity of what’s going on in the White House right now,’” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 8, 2020 4:17:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “You’re not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she once served in the military,” External link

thehill Wednesday, July 8, 2020 6:25:00 AM EAT

Joseph Biden said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “I can’t think of anyone who has shown more courage of both kinds. I really mean it, Tammy,” “I’m grateful for you here with me in this fight” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, July 8, 2020 5:26:00 AM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : "You're not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she once served in the military," External link

fox10tv Tuesday, July 7, 2020 9:47:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “You're not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she served in the military,” External link

ibtimes Tuesday, July 7, 2020 9:08:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : "You're not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she served in the military," External link

usaToday Tuesday, July 7, 2020 5:39:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : "You're not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she once served in the military," External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, July 7, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Tucker Carlson said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : “You’re not supposed to criticize Tammy Duckworth in any way because she once served in the military,” External link

forbes Tuesday, July 7, 2020 4:31:00 PM EAT

Dick Durbin said ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : "I support Tammy Duckworth. She's spectacular, a great colleague, and I hope that she fares well in this interview, which I think is going to take place soon," External link

newsweek-USA Friday, May 22, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

Dick Durbin added ( about Tammy Duckworth ) : "Let me tell you: If you've got Tammy Duckworth by your side, it's a winning combination whoever you are. She is such an amazing person," "What a story. What a life story, what a story of courage, and her comeback from this massive injury she suffered in service to our country is an inspiration" External link

newsweek-USA Friday, May 22, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT