Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after yesterday’s announcement that Office of Management and Budget Director Shaun Donovan will not be invited to present President Obama’s budget to the House and Senate Budget Committees: “Republicans’ insulting decision… Continue
By Lauren French Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has elevated two sophomores on the influential Democratic Steering and Policy Committee. The California Democrat has promoted Rep. Eric Swalwell, also of California, to vice chair of the panel and added Michigan Rep. Dan Kildee… Continue
Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi announced today that she is naming Congressman Eric Swalwell of California Vice-Chair of the Democratic Steering and Policy Committee and appointing Congressman Dan Kildee of Michigan to serve as the newest member of the committee.
“Twenty-three years ago, after two vetoes by a Republican President, the Family and Medical Leave Act was signed into law by President Bill Clinton – the very first law of his administration.”
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after the Department of Labor announced that the economy added 151,000 jobs in January and the unemployment rate fell to 4.9 percent. With businesses adding 158,000 jobs last month, January… Continue
Yesterday, as I’m sure you’re aware, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing on the outrageous situation in Flint.
DeLauro, Edwards, Kildee Invite Michigan Governor Snyder to Testify at Hearing on Flint Water Crisis
Washington, D.C. – Today, Democratic Steering & Policy Committee Co-Chairs Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) and Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (D-MD), and Congressman Dan Kildee (D-MI) sent a letter to Michigan Governor Rick Snyder inviting him to testify before House Democrats’ Steering &… Continue
It appears that Speaker Paul Ryan failed to suppress the House Freedom Caucus’ growing anti-everything, extremist influence. The HFC pretty much outright rejected his pleas for so-called ‘unity’ after he spoke at the Heritage Foundation yesterday. But don’t take this from us…. Continue
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after House Republicans failed to override the President’s veto of their budget reconciliation bill to defund Planned Parenthood and repeal the Affordable Care Act: “It is deeply fitting that Republicans chose… Continue
If it’s #GroundhogDay Under House GOP, it’s Time to Attack Health Care of Women & Hard-Working Families
It’s Groundhog Day – and Speaker Ryan and House Republicans are, once more, voting to repeal, undermine and/or dismantle Americans’ affordable health care coverage and to assault the health care of women.