Pelosi Updates

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.
Oct 7, 2011 Pelosi Update
Over the last three weeks, I have met with numerous small businesses in San Francisco to hear how Congress can best help them succeed, grow, and thrive.
Sep 30, 2011 Pelosi Update

Keeping America Number One

Sep 23, 2011 Pelosi Update
Congress must act now to pass the American Jobs Act and get our economy back on track. The legislation is fully paid for; is based on bipartisan initiatives; and is consistent with House Democrats’ back-to-basics plan to create jobs: Make It In America, Build America, Community Recovery Corps.
Sep 16, 2011 Pelosi Update
I was proud to join other Democratic Members of the House in calling for the immediate passage of the American Jobs Act.
Sep 9, 2011 Pelosi Update
The American Jobs Act will not only put Americans back to work, it will be fully paid for.
Sep 2, 2011 Pelosi Update
On Labor Day, we renew our commitment to strengthening America’s workforce and expanding economic opportunity.
Aug 26, 2011 Pelosi Update
Women play a vital role in stimulating and driving the expansion, health, and success of our economy.
Aug 12, 2011 Pelosi Update
My colleagues and I will continue to work to address the number one priority of America’s families: creating jobs.
Aug 5, 2011 Pelosi Update
No recovery can take place until we address kitchen table concerns of America's families: having a steady paycheck, being able to make ends meet, and helping our small businesses and entrepreneurs attract customers, grow, and hire.
Jul 29, 2011 Pelosi Update
House Republicans continue to waste time on proposals that would end Medicare, cut Medicaid benefits, and jeopardize Social Security while protecting the top 2 percent of Americans.
Jul 22, 2011 Pelosi Update
Saturday marks the 200th day since Republicans took control of the House and yet not a single bill to create jobs and put Americans back to work has been passed.
Jul 15, 2011 Pelosi Update
I was proud to join other Democratic women Members of Congress in calling for a balanced agreement to reduce the deficit that strengthens Medicare and Social Security for beneficiaries while doing no harm to the economy.
Jul 8, 2011 Pelosi Update
House Democrats are adamantly opposed to cuts to Social Security and Medicare beneficiaries, which break the promise our country has made to our seniors, that they would be able to depend on these vital programs to protect them in retirement.
Jul 1, 2011 Pelosi Update
Today marks the 45th anniversary of the launching of Medicare, one of Democrats’ proudest achievements.
Jun 24, 2011 Pelosi Update
President Obama has made it clear: we are now beginning the process of bringing our troops home and ending the war in Afghanistan.
Jun 17, 2011 Pelosi Update
Last night, I was proud to vote against an extreme Republican bill that takes food out of the mouths of children and seniors, increases the risk of food-borne illnesses, undercuts common sense financial regulations, and protects Wall Street speculators who are driving up gas prices.