Press Releases From: 2013

Apr 23, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the passing of Common Cause President and former Congressman Bob Edgar:

Apr 22, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. - Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today in recognition of Earth Day:

Apr 22, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today in response to last night's successful capture of the second suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing:

Apr 18, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi was bestowed the Distinguished Public Service Award today by U.S. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus at a ceremony in the Capitol. This honor is the highest civilian award given by the Department of the Navy.

Apr 18, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi held her weekly press conference today in the Capitol Visitor Center. Below is a transcript of the press conference:

Apr 18, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi took to the House floor today in opposition to the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act’s (CISPA) lack of a crucial balance between security and liberty. Below are the Leader’s remarks:

Apr 17, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after the Senate defeated an amendment, sponsored by Senators Manchin and Toomey, to expand background checks for nearly all firearms purchases:

Apr 17, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks at a Congressional Gold Medal ceremony honoring Professor Muhammad Yunus for his leadership in ending global poverty and empowering women. Below are the Leader’s remarks:

Apr 16, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Today, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi announced that the Democratic Caucus has appointed Congresswoman Robin Kelly to the Committees on Oversight and Government Reform and Science, Space, and Technology.

Apr 16, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks at a ceremony dedicating a room in the Capitol Visitors Center in honor of Gabe Zimmerman, an aide to former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was tragically killed along with five others in the Tucson shooting on January 8, 2011. Below are the Leader’s remarks:

Apr 15, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today to mark the 65th anniversary of Israel’s Independence Day, which starts at sundown this evening:

Apr 15, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the explosions at the end of the Boston Marathon:

Apr 14, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement tonight on the passing of former Ohio Congressman Charlie Wilson:

Apr 12, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. - Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after House Republicans voted to pass a bill to effectively shut down the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), the agency charged with resolving disputes between workers and employers:

Apr 12, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today to mark the 100th day of the 113th Congress and the House GOP’s failed leadership:

Apr 11, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi held her weekly press conference today in the Capitol Visitor Center. Below is a transcript of the press conference:

Apr 11, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro’s discharge petition requiring the House to consider the Paycheck Fairness Act once a majority of Members of Congress have signed it:

Apr 10, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released this statement following the release of President Obama’s budget proposal for fiscal year 2014:

Apr 9, 2013 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on new initiatives in the House Democrats “Make it In America” agenda that focus on boosting U.S. manufacturing:

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