Press Releases From: 2014

Mar 20, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today to mark Nowruz, the Persian New Year:

Mar 17, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on the announcement that 5 million Americans have successfully enrolled in private plans through the Affordable Care Act's health insurance marketplaces:

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Mar 14, 2014 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi spoke on the House floor today after House Republicans abandoned the bipartisan, bicameral Permanent Medicare “Doc Fix” and instead offered the 51st GOP vote to repeal or undermine the Affordable Care Act.  Below are the Leader’s remarks:

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Mar 13, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after President Obama signed a Presidential Memorandum directing the Labor Department to begin the process of addressing and updating overtime pay protection, and simplifying overtime rules for employers and workers:

Mar 13, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after House Republicans blocked consideration of a bipartisan, fully-paid-for, permanent Medicare “doc fix” for the second time in two days:

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Mar 12, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi made the following remarks at the top of a White House meeting between women Members of Congress and President Obama today to discuss the upcoming Summit on Working Families:

Mar 7, 2014 Press Release

Contact: 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 175,000 jobs. With businesses adding 162,000 jobs, this marks the 48th consecutive month of private sector job growth:

Mar 7, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on International Women’s Day, which falls tomorrow.  This year’s theme is “Equality for Women is Progress for All.”

Mar 6, 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:

Mar 6, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House John Boehner, House Republican Leader Eric Cantor, and Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer met with His Holiness The Dalai Lama and Tibetan Prime Minister Sikyong Lobsang Sangay today in the Capitol.  Below are the Leader’s remarks:

Mar 5, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the President’s address on raising the minimum wage delivered in Connecticut today:

“Today, the President powerfully articulated why raising the minimum wage is good for our economy, good for our workers, and good for our long-term growth.

Mar 5, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on House Republicans’ 50th vote to repeal or undermine the Affordable Care Act and on the Obama Administration’s announcement of new policies to smooth the health care transition for consumers and employers:

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Mar 4, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after the release of the President’s FY 2015 budget request:

Mar 1, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today in recognition of Women’s History Month:

Feb 28, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on Republicans’ proposed legislation to delay the individual mandate penalty by one year.  A vote on this measure would mark House Republicans’ 50th attempt to repeal or undermine the Affordable Care Act:

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Feb 27, 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:

Feb 26, 2014 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp released the Republican proposal on tax reform:

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