Press Releases From: 2016

Apr 26, 2016 Press Release

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Apr 25, 2016 Press Release

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Apr 22, 2016 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement today in recognition of Earth Day, which began on April 22, 1970: 

Apr 22, 2016 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released the following statement in remembrance of one hundred and one years since the beginning of the Armenian Genocide:

Apr 21, 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.  They just called a vote earlier than expected, so this is going to be pleasantly brief. 

Apr 21, 2016 Press Release

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Apr 21, 2016 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after San Francisco became the first city in the United States to enact six weeks of fully paid leave for new parents:

Apr 19, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after Republicans in the House Appropriations Committee voted today against emergency funding to address the Zika virus, defeating an amendment offered by Labor-HHS Subcommittee Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro:

Apr 18, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on the earthquake in Ecuador:

Apr 18, 2016 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after oral arguments today at the Supreme Court on the President’s Immigration Executive Actions:

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Apr 14, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks today at a press conference recognizing the two-year mark since the kidnapping of 276 Chibok schoolgirls in Nigeria.  Below are the Leader’s remarks:

Apr 14, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks today at House Democrats’ Steering & Policy Committee hearing entitled 'The Failure of Trickle Down Economics in the War on Poverty'.  Below are the Leader’s opening and closing remarks:

Leader Pelosi’s Opening Remarks

Apr 14, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George, 202-226-7616

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.  You all stayed up late to watch the Golden State Warriors break all records?

Apr 13, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks today at the Gold Medal Ceremony honoring the 65th Infantry Regiment, the Borinqueneers.  Below are the Leader’s remarks:

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Apr 12, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks today at the dedication of the Belmont-Paul Women’s Equality National Monument.  Below are the Leader’s remarks:   

Apr 12, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on Equal Pay Day, which symbolizes when, more than three months into the year, women’s wages finally catch up to what men were paid in the previous year:

Apr 5, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the Treasury Department announced steps to limit corporate tax inversions and address the use of earnings stripping by U.S. corporations:

Apr 4, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George, 202-226-7616

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released the following statement today after California Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation that increases California’s minimum wage to $15.00 an hour by 2022: 

Apr 4, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George, 202-226-7616

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the Supreme Court ruled 8-0 affirming the constitutionality of counting total population for determining voting districts: 

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Apr 1, 2016 Press Release

Contact: Drew Hammill/Evangeline George, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on a bipartisan bicameral amicus brief of 208 Members and Former Members of Congress in the case of West Virginia v. EPA, currently before the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. 

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