In 2009, in the middle of the Great Recession which devastated lives and brought our economy to the brink of collapse, Congressional Democrats passed and President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act within weeks into the new Administration – creating or saving… Continue
In Advance of Joint Session Address, Leader Pelosi Blasts Trump’s Inaction on Creating Jobs, Growing Economy
Today, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer offered a prebuttal at the National Press Club Newsmaker news conference ahead of President Donald Trump’s address to a Joint Session of Congress.
With the passage of the Affordable Care Act, Congress reaffirmed that health care in America is a right for all, not a privilege only for those who can afford it. That is why more than 80 House Democrats joined their constituents at town halls, roundtable discussions, hospitals and health care centers to reaffirm that sacred commitment: we will fight attempts by the Trump Administration and Congressional Republicans to dismantle the Affordable Care Act and Make America Sick Again.
Yesterday, with their immigration memos, the Trump Administration sent a terrifying message to hard-working, law-abiding immigrants in the United States: you are not welcome here.
45: Days since the start of this Republican Congress as of February 16, 2017
26: Days the GOP House has been in session, 4 of which were pro-forma days in which the House gaveled in & out in a matter of minutes & no legislative business was completed.
5: Number of bills signed into law
Pelosi, House Democrats at Issues Conference: #FightingForAll Americans & Against Trump’s Reckless Schemes
Since the start of the year, President Trump and Congressional Republicans have launched a dangerous, special-interest focused agenda that threatens our children’s health, our national security, and middle class American families everywhere. At today’s Issues Conference in Baltimore, Leader Pelosi and House… Continue
Last week, the ‘so-called’ President signaled his intent to give a helping hand to his special interest friends on Wall Street, all at the expense of hard-working American families. By taking our country back to the days when unfair, deceptive, and predatory… Continue
Today, Americans across the country came out once again by the hundreds with a clear message for Republican Members of Congress: Do your job. Instead of creating good-paying jobs and protecting our national security, Republicans spent the past week working to take… Continue
Americans entrust the Supreme Court to serve as protectors of the hard-fought equalities and rights of every American through their commitment to uphold the Constitution of the United States. Supreme Court Justices swear an oath to be impartial and to “administer justice… Continue
Last night, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi spoke with concerned Americans and offered solutions on behalf of House Democrats at a Live CNN Town Hall moderated by Jake Tapper. During the event, she discussed the urgency of protecting health care for millions… Continue