Pelosi Updates

Mar 2, 2012 Pelosi Update
During Women’s History Month, we look back with pride over our nation’s movement toward equality and look forward with hope toward even better days of progress.
Feb 24, 2012 Pelosi Update
Last week, House Republicans held a hearing on women’s health, an issue that impacts millions of American women seeking safe and affordable coverage for basic preventive health care, including contraception.
Feb 17, 2012 Pelosi Update
This week, House Republicans put forth a highway transportation bill that kills 550,000 American jobs, undermines public safety, cuts highway investments in 45 states, and bankrupts the Highway Trust Fund by $78 billion.
Feb 10, 2012 Pelosi Update
After more than 400 days in the majority, House Republicans have failed to put forward a clear plan to create jobs or strengthen the middle class. Instead, they have introduced legislation that would potentially destroy 2 million jobs.
Feb 3, 2012 Pelosi Update
This week, House Republicans doubled down on their pledge to let Medicare “wither on the vine,” leading to an end of the guarantee and an increase in costs for our seniors.
Jan 27, 2012 Pelosi Update
This week, President Obama delivered a strong vision in his State of the Union address of an economy that’s built to last; one that ensures a thriving middle class, promotes fairness for working families, and reignites the American dream.
Jan 20, 2012 Pelosi Update
Instead of actively working to increase health costs for millions of Americans, the GOP should work on our nation’s top priority – job creation.
Jan 13, 2012 Pelosi Update
On Wednesday, I was pleased to visit multiple small businesses on a Merchant Walk in Noe Valley to discuss House Democrats’ commitment to America’s small businesses—including fighting and succeeding in continuing the payroll tax cut for 160 million working Americans.
Jan 6, 2012 Pelosi Update
Instead of passing legislation to put Americans back to work, over the last 367 days they have voted to end the Medicare guarantee, slash college aid, and repeal health insurance for young people and children while protecting tax breaks for millionaires and companies that ship jobs overseas.
Dec 23, 2011 Pelosi Update
Along with President Obama, House Democrats remain committed to a yearlong agreement to extend the payroll tax cut and unemployment insurance, and ensure seniors can continue to see the doctor of their choice.
Dec 16, 2011 Pelosi Update
Americans can't wait. Congress must act now.
Dec 9, 2011 Pelosi Update
Congress must not go home for the holidays until we extend the payroll tax cut and unemployment insurance, two essential pieces of the President’s American Jobs Act.
Dec 2, 2011 Pelosi Update

Strengthening the Middle Class

Nov 23, 2011 Pelosi Update
Democrats repeatedly supported a big, bold, and balanced plan to reduce our deficit and grow our economy.
Nov 18, 2011 Pelosi Update
On Wednesday, the Congress was honored to bestow the Congressional Gold Medal on American astronauts John Glenn, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins.
Nov 11, 2011 Pelosi Update
On the battlefield, the military pledges to leave no soldier behind. As a nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no veteran behind.
Nov 4, 2011 Pelosi Update

After 300 Days, Still No Jobs Plan
After more than 300 days in the majority, Republicans have failed to enact a jobs agenda. Instead, they have voted 17 times against Democratic proposals to create or protect American jobs.

Oct 28, 2011 Pelosi Update
President Obama’s American Jobs Act will help American small businesses grow and hire, rebuild America, and support nearly 400,000 education jobs; preventing layoffs and putting tens of thousands more teachers and other education workers back in the classroom.
Oct 21, 2011 Pelosi Update
Last Thursday, I was pleased to join local Latino small business owners at Mission Language and Vocational School in the Mission District for a roundtable to discuss ways to strengthen small businesses, empower entrepreneurs, and create jobs.
Oct 14, 2011 Pelosi Update
After 283 days in the majority, House Republicans have yet to pass a single bill to put Americans back to work.