Press Releases From: 2017

Jan 20, 2017 Press Release

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

 

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on President Trump’s Inaugural address:

Jan 20, 2017 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus to discuss the dangers of President Trump’s anti-immigrant rhetoric and highlight the remarkable contributions of immigrants to our communities.  Below are the Leader’s remarks.

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Jan 20, 2017 Press Release

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


Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi presented a flag that flew over the Capitol on Inauguration Day to Vice President Mike Pence at the Inaugural Luncheon.  Below are the Leader’s remarks.

Jan 16, 2017 Press Release

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San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on the passing of former San Francisco City Librarian and California State Librarian emeritus Kevin Starr:

Jan 16, 2017 Press Release

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Los Angeles – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Members of the Los Angeles Area Congressional Delegation at the California Endowment to lead “#FacesOfObamacare: Health Care Is a Human Right,” an event in support of protecting the Affordable Care Act.  Below are the Leader’s remarks.

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Jan 13, 2017 Press Release

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

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released the following statement on Rev. Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Day, which is observed annually as a national day of service on the third Monday of January, in honor of the civil rights leader’s birthday on January 15, 1929:

Jan 13, 2017 Press Release

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Jan 13, 2017 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi spoke on the House Floor in opposition to the Republican Budget Resolution.  Below are the Leader’s remarks:

“Thank you, Mr. Speaker.  I thank the gentleman for yielding – so proud of him and his leadership as the Ranking Member on the Budget Committee.

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Jan 13, 2017 Press Release

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Jan 10, 2017 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after President Obama delivered his Presidential Farewell Address:

Jan 10, 2017 Press Release

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Jan 6, 2017 Press Release

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Jan 6, 2017 Press Release

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Jan 6, 2017 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.

Jan 6, 2017 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on the mass shooting at the Fort Lauderdale International Airport in Fort Lauderdale, Florida:

Jan 5, 2017 Press Release

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Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on the release of a new Commonwealth Fund and Milken Institute School of Public Health report, detailing the state-by state economic and employment consequences of Republicans’ plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act:

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Jan 3, 2017 Press Release

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

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks today in the House Chamber following the election of Congressman Paul D. Ryan of Wisconsin as Speaker of the House of Representatives in the 115th Congress.  Below are the Leader’s remarks as delivered:

Jan 3, 2017 Press Release

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

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after Republicans voted against a Democratic previous question that would have required any legislation considered by the House to equal the protections and accomplishments of the Affordable Care Act:

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Jan 3, 2017 Press Release

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

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released this statement following the adoption of House Republicans’ rules package for the 115th Congress:

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