Sen. Elizabeth Warren said Tuesday that she will donate her congressional salary to a nonprofit until the partial government shutdown ends.

“Over 7,000 people in Massachusetts have been sent home or are working without pay during the #TrumpShutdown,” the Massachusetts Democrat wrote in a tweet. “Until @realDonaldTrump re-opens the government, I’m donating my salary to @HIASrefugees, a nonprofit that helps refugees and makes our country stronger in the process.”

Warren’s pledge came a day after she announced she was forming an exploratory committee for a 2020 presidential bid. This weekend, she plans to visit Iowa, her first trip to the state that begins the presidential nominating process.

The shutdown, which is in its second week, is due in large part to a disagreement over how much federal funding should be allocated to President Donald Trump’s promised border wall. The stalemate has put 380,000 federal employees on furlough, while another 420,000 are working without pay.

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