Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the Supreme Court voted 5-4 to stay implementation of the Clean Power Plan rule pending the review of suits before the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals: “The Supreme Court’s deeply… Continue
Just last week, Speaker Ryan was giving a speech at the Heritage Foundation, pleading for ‘unity’ among the Republican ranks. How much did it change the game? By the looks of things, not so much. In fact, House Republican extremist Members are… Continue
“The President’s budget honors the bipartisan agreement signed into law last fall and charts a new course for growth.”
The Republican Chairmen of the House and Senate Budget Committees are refusing to hold a hearing on President Obama’s FY 2017 budget for the American people – and this is how the media characterized this unprecedented and amateur move: The Hill: … Continue
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the White House announced the Administration is requesting an emergency supplemental funding package to help address the Zika virus: “The spread of the Zika virus requires a robust, proactive U.S…. Continue
As AAPI communities celebrate the Year of the Monkey – recognized for curiosity, cleverness, and creativity – let us all embrace those characteristics as we strive to meet the challenges facing our nation.
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.”