Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi

Representing the 12th District of California

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Press Releases From: 2011

Aug 5, 2011 Press Release

Contact: Nadeam Elshami/Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. - Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after the Department of Labor announced that the economy added a total of 117,000 jobs in July, including 154,000 in the private sector, and the unemployment rate fell slightly to 9.1 percent:

Aug 5, 2011 Press Release

Contact: Nadeam Elshami/Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement calling for transparency with respect to the Joint Committee’s deliberations:

Aug 4, 2011 Press Release

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Aug 4, 2011 Press Release

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Aug 3, 2011 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after Republicans left for the August District Work Period without passing a clean short-term extension bill for the Federal Aviation Administration, leading to a partial shutdown of the agency and costing thousands of jobs:

Aug 1, 2011 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi spoke on the House floor today to honor Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, who returned to Congress for the first time since the tragic shooting in Arizona to vote on the Budget Control Act of 2011. Below are the Leader’s remarks:

Aug 1, 2011 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the start of Ramadan:

Aug 1, 2011 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi spoke on the House floor this evening on the Budget Control Act of 2011, the deal reached to avoid an unprecedented default. Below are the Leader’s remarks.

Jul 31, 2011 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. -- Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the President's speech tonight on the ongoing talks to avert a default crisis:

Jul 30, 2011 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi spoke on the House floor today in support of Senator Reid’s debt bill.  Below are the Leader’s remarks:  

Jul 29, 2011 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the Senate voted to table the Republican debt bill, which narrowly passed the House earlier today:

Jul 29, 2011 Press Release

Contact: Nadeam Elshami/Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today to mark the 46th anniversary of Medicare being signed into law, which falls on Saturday:

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Jul 29, 2011 Press Release

Contact: Nadeam Elshami/Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after President Obama announced the next round of fuel efficiency standards to cut carbon pollution for cars and light-duty trucks:

Jul 29, 2011 Press Release

Contact: Nadeam Elshami/Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi spoke on the House floor this evening in opposition to the Republican Default Act. Below are the Leader’s remarks:

Jul 28, 2011 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after House Republicans made the decision to delay a vote on their debt bill:

Jul 28, 2011 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on the passing of Richard Estrada Chavez, longtime leader of California’s farm worker movement:

Jul 28, 2011 Press Release

Contact: Nadeam Elshami/Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi spoke on the House floor this evening in opposition to the Republican Default Act. Below are the Leader’s remarks:

Jul 27, 2011 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats held a press conference today in the Capitol Visitor Center ahead of the 46th anniversary of Medicare becoming law. Below are the Leader’s opening remarks and a transcript of the question and answer session:

Jul 26, 2011 Press Release

Contact: Nadeam Elshami/Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after Congressman David Wu announced his resignation from the U.S. House of Representatives:

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