Press Releases From: 2016

Dec 2, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

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

Dec 2, 2016 Press Release

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Dec 1, 2016 Press Release

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Dec 1, 2016 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on House passage of the 21st Century Cures Act:

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Dec 1, 2016 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released this statement after Democratic Caucus Chairman Xavier Becerra accepted the nomination from California Governor Edmund ‘Jerry’ Brown to serve as the next California Attorney General:

Nov 28, 2016 Press Release

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San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on the death of Fidel Castro:

“The death of Fidel Castro marks the end of an era for Cuba and the Cuban people.  After decades under Fidel's doctrine of oppression and antagonism, there is hope that a new path for Cuba is opening.

Nov 23, 2016 Press Release

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San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on reports that President-elect Trump will nominate Betsy DeVos for Secretary of Education:

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Nov 16, 2016 Press Release

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Nov 14, 2016 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released this statement on the passing of Gwen Ifill, co-anchor and managing editor of the PBS NewsHour, who passed away today at age 61:

Nov 14, 2016 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after it was announced that alt-right movement leader and Breitbart News executive chairman Steve Bannon will be Chief Strategist for President-elect Trump’s White House:

Nov 10, 2016 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released the following statement in commemoration of Veterans Day, which is held each year on November 11th:

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Nov 9, 2016 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on the results of the 2016 election:

Nov 4, 2016 Press Release

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Nov 1, 2016 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. — Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on open enrollment through the Health Insurance Marketplaces for 2017, which began on November 1:

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Nov 1, 2016 Press Release

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Oct 26, 2016 Press Release

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San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced he was directing the Defense Department to suspend its clawback of enlistment bonuses paid to California National Guard soldiers:

Oct 25, 2016 Press Release

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San Francisco – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released the following statement on the passing of former chair of the San Francisco Democratic County Central Committee, Agar Jaicks:

Oct 19, 2016 Press Release

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

Leader Pelosi.  Good morning.  I didn't know if any of you would be here.  I thought you would be on the road or something. 

Oct 14, 2016 Press Release

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Oct 13, 2016 Press Release

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San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on the death of Wayne Friday, the Bay Area Reporter's former longtime political editor:

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