Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi

Representing the 12th District of California

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Press Releases From: 2013

Aug 31, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released this statement following President Obama's remarks on Syria this afternoon:
 
"President Obama is right that the debate and authorization by Congress for action will make our country and the response in Syria stronger.
 
"President
Aug 30, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement in recognition of Labor Day, which falls on Monday, September 2nd:
 
“On Labor Day, we pay tribute to the hardworking men and women whose ingenuity, determination, and entrepreneurial spirit are the foundation of America’s stren
Aug 29, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced that legally married same-sex couples would now be recognized as all married couples for federal tax purposes after the Supreme Court’s decision overturning the Section 3 o
Aug 29, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released this statement this evening following a bipartisan briefing via conference call on Syria:
 
"This evening's briefing was informative and beneficial.
Aug 27, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today in recognition of Women’s Equality Day:
 
“On the 93rd anniversary of Women’s Equality Day, Americans celebrate the life and legacy of generations of American women.
Aug 27, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the decision by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to grant a green card to her constituent, Anthony John Makk. Anthony and his husband, Bradford Wells, have been together for more than 21 years, but faced separation.
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Aug 27, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement in response to California’s Rim Fire, which at more than 179,000 acres makes it the seventh-largest fire in state history.
 
“Our thoughts and prayers rest with California residents and all those feeling the devastating impact o
Aug 26, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. Below are the Leader’s remarks:
 
“Good morning, everyone.
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Aug 22, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
Washington, D.C.
Aug 16, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement reacting to Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s announcement of several initiatives to combat sexual assault in the military:
 
“The initiatives announced by Secretary Hagel are a positive and necessary step forward to strengthen co
Aug 16, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the Washington Post reported that the National Security Agency repeatedly violated privacy rules according to an internal audit and other documents:
 
“Press reports that the National Security Agency broke privacy rules th
Aug 14, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement in response to the use of violence in Egypt, killing hundreds of protesters and officers and leaving thousands wounded:
 
“The President is right to strongly condemn the horrific violence in Egypt and to cancel the joint exercis
Aug 14, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
Washington, D.C.
Aug 13, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today in support of a
Aug 12, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after Attorney General Eric Holder outlined critical reforms to the criminal justice system and announced that federal prosecutors will take steps to prevent the application of mandatory minimum sentences to certain low-level drug offenders:
Aug 9, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after President Obama signed a bipartisan bill to address student loan interest rates for millions of America’s students:
 
“Today, President Obama reaffirmed our commitment to build a strong and vibrant future by keeping colleg
Aug 6, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today to mark the 48th anniversary of President Lyndon Johnson signing the Voting Rights Act into law:
 
“On August 6, 1965, America took a giant step forward on the path to equality, liberty, and justice for all.
Aug 5, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement to mark the 20th anniversary of the day the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) took effect:
 
“Twenty years ago today, the Family and Medical Leave Act began providing millions of Americans families and workers with the basic p
Aug 5, 2013 Press Release
Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616
 
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the two-year anniversary of the S & P downgrade of the U.S. government credit rating:
 
“Two years ago, congressional Republicans held hostage the full faith and credit of the United States of America.

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