Press Releases From: 2016

Aug 26, 2016 Press Release

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

San Francisco – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today in commemoration of Women’s Equality Day, which marks the 96th anniversary of the 19th amendment:

Aug 24, 2016 Press Release

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

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Aug 24, 2016 Press Release

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

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after an earthquake and multiple, strong aftershocks struck central Italy, killing scores:

Aug 16, 2016 Press Release

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

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on Aetna’s decision to alter its participation in the Health Insurance Marketplaces of the Affordable Care Act:

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Aug 15, 2016 Press Release

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

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on the fourth anniversary of the implementation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals immigration initiative:

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Aug 12, 2016 Press Release

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

Washington, D.C. – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement, marking the 81st anniversary of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s signing of the Social Security Act on August 14, 1935:

Aug 5, 2016 Press Release

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

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement marking the upcoming 51st anniversary of the Voting Rights Act, which was signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson on August 6, 1965:

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Aug 5, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Caroline Behringer, 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 255,000 jobs in July, including adding 217,000 private sector jobs.  The economy has added a total of 15 million private sector jobs since early 2010.

Aug 4, 2016 Press Release

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

Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Members of the Congressional delegation meet with Afghan President, Ashraf Ghani.

Aug 4, 2016 Press Release

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

Aug 1, 2016 Press Release

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

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the Obama Administration announced that the number of veterans experiencing homelessness in the United States has been cut nearly in half since 2010:

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Aug 1, 2016 Press Release

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

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement marking the 51st anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid being signed into law by President Lyndon Baines Johnson on July 30, 1965:

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Jul 29, 2016 Press Release

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

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released this statement on the first-ever transmission of the Zika virus by local mosquitos on the United States mainland, with four confirmed cases of local transmission in Florida:

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Jul 23, 2016 Press Release

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

Washington, D.C. — Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released this statement following an attack that killed dozens and injured hundreds, many of them peaceful protestors from the Shiite ethnic Hazara minority in Kabul, Afghanistan:

Jul 23, 2016 Press Release

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

Washington, D.C. – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released this statement following attacks that killed and injured several people in Munich, Germany:

Jul 21, 2016 Press Release

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

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today, marking the sixth anniversary of the landmark Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act:

Jul 14, 2016 Press Release

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

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks today on the House floor on House Republicans’ inaction on commonsense gun violence legislation ahead of the seven-week recess.  Below are the Leader’s remarks:

Jul 14, 2016 Press Release

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

Washington, D.C. – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released this statement following a horrific attack that killed dozens of people in Nice, France on Bastille Day: 

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