By: Mike Lillis Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is conducting an aggressive August campaign to rally House Democrats behind President Obama’s landmark nuclear deal with Iran. The minority leader is hitting the phones to whip on-the-fence Democrats behind the agreement in hopes of… Continue
By: Carolyn Lochhead Nancy Pelosi couldn’t stop the war in Iraq, but she’s determined to stop one with Iran. In an interview with The Chronicle, the San Francisco Democrat and House minority leader called an impending congressional vote on a nuclear pact… Continue
By: Erica Werner House Democrats have the votes, if necessary, to uphold President Barack Obama’s veto of a resolution against his Iran nuclear deal, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday. The California Democrat said that if such a vote were held today… Continue
Nancy Pelosi, the Democratic Leader of the House of Representatives, is a rarity. Entering politics at 47, after first bringing up five kids, she has risen to become the highest-ranking female politician in U.S. history.
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