By Lauren French House Democratic leaders are increasingly confident they have the votes necessary to sustain any presidential veto of GOP-backed legislation that would effectively scuttle the Iran nuclear deal. Despite some lingering skepticism in parts of the caucus, leadership sources pointed… Continue
It is time for the U.S. to “put away” the Confederate battle flag, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said on Thursday, as a fight over the symbol reached fever pitch on Capitol Hill.
By Lydia Wheeler Since the shooting in Charleston, S.C. that killed nine people at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal, Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.) said America has for some reason become focused on the symbol of the Confederate battle flag. “It’s a very… Continue
In the Washington Times, Leader Pelosi and Senator Susan Collins issue a call for greater support for the hidden heroes who give care to ill and wounded veterans.
Leader Pelosi and Richard Gere in the Wall Street Journal: As the Dalai Lama Turns 80, Tibet Still Suffers
An op-ed from Leader Pelosi and actor Richard Gere celebrating the Dalai Lama’s innumerable contributions to peace, freedom of expression, and understanding as he turns 80.
By Nora Kelly Obamacare cleared its second big legal hurdle in three years on Thursday, and Nancy Pelosi is overjoyed. “So jubilant about this,” Pelosi said at the beginning of her weekly press conference. “It’s a victory for common sense and for… Continue
By Ryan Teague Beckwith House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has another suggestion for a woman to go on the $10 bill: Frances Perkins. Perkins was the first woman appointed to the President’s Cabinet, serving as Secretary of Labor from 1933 to 1945… Continue
By Nancy Pelosi The U.S. Constitution clearly states, “The Congress shall have power to … regulate commerce with foreign nations.” Congress has a responsibility to assert this right and forge consensus on trade and globalization. In order to succeed in the global economy,… Continue
The challenge of managing her fractious Democratic caucus on contentious trade legislation finally took its toll Thursday on House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.)
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (CA) along with 23 other Democratic House members held a hearing Tuesday to reinforce the need for universal background checks for gun purchasers.