Press Releases From: 2017

Sep 25, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 202-226-7616

Sep 25, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the Trump Administration issued a repackaged travel ban:

Sep 25, 2017 Press Release

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Sep 20, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 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 Opening Remarks

Leader Pelosi.  Good afternoon, everyone.  

Sep 20, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 202-226-7616

Sep 18, 2017 Press Release

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Sep 15, 2017 Press Release

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Sep 14, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 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 Opening Remarks

Leader Pelosi.  Good morning, everyone.  

Sep 13, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 202-226-7616

Sep 13, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 202-226-7616

Sep 13, 2017 Press Release

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Sep 12, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Members of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) and Asian American DREAMers for a press conference urging the passage of the bipartisan, bicameral DREAM Act.  Below are the Leader’s remarks:

Sep 12, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released this statement on the passing of LGBT rights activist Edith Windsor, the lead plaintiff in the landmark United States v. Windsor court case that struck down the federal definition of marriage as applying only to opposite-sex unions:

Sep 12, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the Census Bureau released its report for 2016, finding that the percentage of Americans without health insurance coverage reached an all-time low of 8.8 percent:

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Sep 11, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 202-226-7616

San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released this statement in recognition of the anniversary of September 11, 2001:

Sep 8, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement following reports that the Trump Administration still has not made September’s outreach payments to enrollment groups.  At the end of last month, the Trump Administration announced devastating, last-minute cuts to outreach efforts. 

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Sep 7, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 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 Opening Remarks

Leader Pelosi.  Good morning.  Last time we met was before we broke for the August district work period.  

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Sep 7, 2017 Press Release

Contact: Ashley Etienne/Henry Connelly, 202-226-7616

Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi announced the departure of her Chief of Staff for more than four years, Nadeam Elshami.  Today, Pelosi named Daniel Weiss as her new Chief of Staff. 

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