Press Releases From: 2014

Apr 30, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement honoring Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, which falls in May:

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Apr 30, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement, after Senate Republicans blocked consideration of a measure to raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour:

Apr 29, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the recent tornadoes in the South and Midwest that have left at least 28 people dead and dozens more injured.  The states impacted include Arkansas, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, and Kansas:

Apr 28, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day:

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Apr 26, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on the Canonization of Pope John XIII and Pope John Paul II:

Apr 24, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the Federal Communications Commission’s new draft proposed rule on protecting the open Internet:

Apr 24, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today in recognition of the 99th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide:

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Apr 23, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after the Golden State Warriors announced plans to build a new arena in San Francisco’s Mission Bay:

Apr 21, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement today in recognition of Earth Day:

Apr 17, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement regarding the announcement that the Affordable Care Act has enrolled eight million Americans in private coverage through the health insurance marketplaces:

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Apr 16, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi will deliver commencement addresses this year at UC Berkeley and Bard College.

The commencement addresses will be open to the press, but space is limited.  More details about media RSVP information will come at a later date.

UC Berkeley

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Apr 16, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement marking one year since bipartisan comprehensive immigration reform legislation was introduced in the Senate:

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Apr 15, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement commemorating the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing:

“A year after the Boston Marathon bombing, we are called to reflect on the smoke and chaos of a dark day.  We remember loved ones lost, and scars still healing.

Apr 14, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement regarding the Congressional Budget Office’s recently updated estimates on the effects of the Affordable Care Act:

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Apr 11, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released this statement following the announcement that President Obama has nominated Jonathan Nicholas Stivers as Assistant Administrator of the Bureau for Asia, United States Agency for International Development:

Apr 10, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after it was announced that Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius would resign:

Apr 10, 2014 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 10, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. Today, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi voted against the destructive Ryan Republican budget and touted a report on the full extent of the devastating impacts it could have on the people of California.

Apr 9, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after every Senate Republican voted to block consideration of the Paycheck Fairness Act.  Under Democratic majorities in the 110th and 111th Congresses, the House voted to pass this legislation, but Senate Republicans voted to block the measure:

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