Press Releases From: 2017

Apr 4, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

Apr 4, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after dozens were killed and hundreds wounded in an apparent chemical weapons attack in Syria:

“The use of chemical weapons on civilians is a war crime that violates every standard of morality and civilized behavior. 

Apr 4, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 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 4, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after President Trump signed S.J. Res. 34, a Republican measure to eliminate Americans’ internet privacy: 

Apr 4, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled, 8-3, that the 1964 Civil Rights Act protects employees from workplace discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation:

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Apr 3, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

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Mar 31, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Jorge Aguilar, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today in honor of Cesar Chavez Day, which commemorates the civil and labor rights leader’s birthday, March 31, 1927:

Mar 30, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released this statement after the Congressional Budget Office issued its long-term budget outlook:

Mar 30, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

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Mar 30, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/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.

Mar 29, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

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Mar 28, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

Mar 28, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks today on the House floor, urging a ‘no’ vote on S.J. Res. 34, a Republican measure to eliminate Americans’ internet privacy, which passed the House 215-205.  Below are the Leader’s remarks:

Mar 27, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

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Mar 27, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

Mar 23, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/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.

Mar 23, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

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Mar 22, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Caroline Behringer, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released this statement following reports of a terrorist attack near the UK Parliament and Westminster Bridge in London that claimed the lives of at least three people and injured others:

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