Republicans, again, have had time for almost five weeks of recess in this spring period, no time to act on the crisis with the urgency and seriousness it deserves.
With this bill, the House GOP is trying to override the democratic will of 700,000 residents of the District of Columbia, and insert Republicans’ ceaseless dysfunction into the operations and finances of the District.
Only Congress can provide Puerto Rico with the tools it needs to emerge from the fiscal and public debt crisis that hangs over its economy, its families and its future.
Protecting the ability of suspected terrorists to arm themselves to the teeth at American gun stores shows the staggering recklessness of Republicans’ radicalism.
It is deeply disappointing that Republicans have sought to block open debate of these and other issues
Pelosi Statement on 178 Democratic Members Calling on Speaker Ryan to Disband Select Panel to Attack Women’s Health
Republicans’ conduct of the Select Panel is a disgrace, and increasingly a threat to the lives of those who Republicans have chosen to harass. Speaker Ryan should heed the voices of the American people and disband this abusive Select Panel immediately.
Our federal chemical safety laws have been broken for a long time. Most of all, they are inadequate to protect the health and safety of our families and our planet.
Through his selflessness, he gave hope to the cause of justice. Through his strategic leadership, he gave hope to all who strive to achieve the full promise of our founding ideals.
He inspires us to strive with even greater urgency toward a moonshot to cure cancer. We are grateful for his service to our country.
Sadly, we all awakened this morning to the very sad news of the EgyptAir plane going down. Of course, our prayers and thoughts are with the families, mostly Egyptians, French, and then some other countries, some children. They said even infants. So tragic, so sad.