The best way to grow the American economy is to give women the tools they need to succeed, including equal pay and affordable child care, Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told a group of Latino business people Monday.
New Orleans Advocate: Tulane University forum: Pelosi urges women to fight for equal pay, better child care
Former U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi called on New Orleanians on Sunday to fight for changes aimed at bringing women’s pay into line with men’s and addressing a host of other issues that affect women and families.
In this article, the Daily Camera documents Leader Pelosi and Congressman Jared Polis’ roundtable touting the affordable education component of House Democrats’ Middle Class Jumpstart agenda.
This piece, which appeared in the Marin Independent Journal, reports on Leader Pelosi and Rep. Huffman’s roundtable focusing on House Democrats’ plan to jumpstart the middle class with affordable education.
“As a fellow Italian American and a dark chocoholic, it was an honor to visit Buddy’s cake factory and be a guest judge on Next Great Baker,” Pelosi said in a statement. “It was a delicious experience.”
Reducing the influence of special-interest money in Washington could give elected officials a better shot at passing economic policies that would benefit women, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told a Baltimore audience Saturday.
In the following op-ed, which appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle, Leader Pelosi writes that hardworking Americans deserve paid family leave – a policy that would help women achieve a balance between work and family life and thus enable our society and economy to thrive.
The following article appeared on Bloomberg highlighting Leader Pelosi’s career-long mission to secure greater resources and foster innovation in the fight to eliminate HIV/AIDS.
The following article by Yesenia Amaro appeared in the Las Vegas Review-Journal showcasing Leader Pelosi and House Democrats’ advocacy for equal pay for women, paid sick live, and affordable child care at a forum in Las Vegas.
The following article by Carla Marinucci appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle highlighting Leader Pelosi’s appeals to San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone to stand against bigotry by abandoning the March for Marriage, an event dedicated to disdain and hate towards LGBT persons.