Congressional candidate hits governor for changing tune on absentee voting, urges action
“The number one responsibility of public officials is to keep people safe. Mailing in a ballot is far safer during a public health crisis than going to the polls in person, especially for those in high-risk categories.” Williams said.
Celeste Williams picks up Sen. Elizabeth Warren endorsement
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“I’m honored to have Sen. Warren in our corner,” said Williams. “Like Sen. Warren, I believe we must tear down the economic barriers that prevent everyday Arkansans in District 3 from reaching their goals."
“I’m honored to have Representative Garner support my campaign in this way. We share a common background and common goals for the state of Arkansas. We both want to provide people with the best opportunities to thrive – accessible healthcare, quality education, and fair wages.” Williams said.
Congressional candidate Celeste Williams on impeachment, drug prices, 2020 campaign
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“As far as impeachment the President has withheld funds to Ukraine, and then hid this fact, and certainly, I think, really, his own words speak a lot more to the issue than the rhetoric that’s going on in Washington right now.”
Democrat challenging Womack raises nearly $63,000 in third quarter
Williams, a nurse practitioner, entered the race in August. In a news release, the campaign emphasized its small-dollar donor support, noting that 294 of its 451 individual donors had contributed $50 or less.
“My training as a healthcare provider taught me to listen, diagnose the problem, and then create a plan for a solution,” said Williams. “Every Arkansan should be able to access healthcare without being afraid they can’t keep food on the table or roofs over their heads.”
“It seems he’s happy to allow the deficit to balloon for massive tax cuts for the billionaire class and multinational corporations who fund his campaign, but he can’t bear the thought of spending money that will actually help everyday Arkansans,” Williams said in a news release.