Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi

Representing the 12th District of California

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Press Releases From: 2008

Jul 2, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement today in reaction to President Bush's comments on drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and the Outer Continental Shelf:

Jul 2, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement today in reaction to the rescue of three Americans among the 15 people held captive by Colombian rebels. Marc Gonsalves, Keith Stansell and Thomas Howes were military contractors taken captive when their surveillance plane went down in 2003.

Jun 30, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after President Bush signed into law the emergency supplemental funding legislation, which includes the new GI Bill of Rights and an extension of unemployment benefits.

Jun 26, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi delivered the keynote speech at the National Association of Latino Elected Officials (NALEO) conference today. Below are her remarks, as prepared:

Jun 26, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement this evening on three energy bills considered in the House of Representatives today to address rising energy costs:

Jun 25, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The bill passed by a vote of 402 to 17:

Jun 24, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement today on the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act, which passed the House this afternoon by a veto-proof margin of 355 to 59:

Jun 23, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today in recognition of San Francisco's 38th LGBT Pride Celebration:

Jun 23, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement on passage of H.R. 4044, legislation to exempt members of the National Guard and Reserve called up for active duty from the means test requirements in the 2005 Bankruptcy law for 18 months after their active duty service:

Jun 20, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke on the House floor this morning on the FISA Amendments Act of 2008.  Below are her remarks:

Jun 19, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke on the House floor this evening regarding the supplemental appropriations bill.  Below are her remarks:

Jun 19, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi released this statement following an announcement by Governor Schwarzenegger that aerial spraying for the light brown apple moth will not occur in populated areas, including the City of San Francisco:

Jun 19, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Jun 18, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today in reaction to the President?s comments at the White House urging Congress to end a federal ban on offshore oil drilling and open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge for oil exploration:

Jun 18, 2008 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement after the House voted 317 to 109 to override the President's veto of the Food and Energy Security Act or the Farm Bill.

Jun 17, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement tonight in advance of President Bush's speech tomorrow on energy:

Jun 12, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

Jun 12, 2008 Press Release

Contact:Brendan Daly/Nadeam Elshami, 202-226-7616

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