Hillary Clinton celebrates Indivisible founders' inclusion on Time 100 list

Hillary Clinton celebrates Indivisible founders' inclusion on Time 100 list
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Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonMore than 200,000 Wisconsin voters will be removed from the rolls Trump is threatening to boycott the debates — here's how to make sure he shows up Trey Gowdy returns to Fox News as contributor MORE congratulated the founders of progressive advocacy group Indivisible for their inclusion on Time’s yearly "100 Most Influential People" list Wednesday.

“It's wonderful to see @LeahGreenB and @EzraLevin recognized for their contributions through @IndivisibleTeam, one of our @OnwardTogether partners,” the former Democratic presidential nominee tweeted, linking to the profile of founders Ezra Levin and Leah Greenberg.

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In the Time profile, Rep. Ayanna PressleyAyanna PressleyIlhan Omar responds to 'Conservative Squad': 'Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery' Sanders, Omar to hit campaign trail in New Hampshire Booker unveils legislation for federal bill to ban discrimination against natural hair MORE (D-Mass.) praises Greenberg and Levin and the role they played in the 2018 elections, which saw Pressley elected to her seat after defeating incumbent Rep. Michael CapuanoMichael (Mike) Everett CapuanoInside the progressive hunt for vulnerable House Democrats Progressive mayor launches primary challenge to top Ways and Means Democrat Ex-GOP Rep. Roskam joins lobbying firm MORE (Mass.) in the Democratic primary.

“Eventually, the husband-and-wife team’s Google Doc became a movement. Every week along the campaign trail, I was greeted by folks organizing local Indivisible chapters. They came from all walks of life and found solidarity in their work together,” Pressley writes. “Their contributions to take back the House and rewrite the job description for Congress were commendable.”

Indivisible formed shortly after President TrumpDonald John TrumpDemocrats ask if they have reason to worry about UK result Trump scramble to rack up accomplishments gives conservatives heartburn Seven years after Sandy Hook, the politics of guns has changed MORE’s election, starting with an online handbook written by former congressional staffers as a how-to guide for nonviolent resistance to the incoming administration, using a similar model to the conservative Tea Party movement by emphasizing grass-roots activism and attending local events such as congressional town halls. Pressley was the second woman candidate endorsed by the group.