Pelosi, Congressional Delegation Receive Briefings at Allied Joint Force Command Naples and at U.S. Naval Forces Europe and Africa
“Today’s briefings provided an opportunity for Members to engage in an in-depth discussion of military operations and NATO engagement in Eastern Europe, the Mediterranean, and Africa,” said Leader Pelosi.
Pelosi Statement on Congressional Delegation Meeting with President of the Italian Republic Sergio Mattarella and President of the Chamber of Deputies Laura Boldrini
“It was an honor to visit with President Sergio Mattarella and Chamber of Deputies President Laura Boldrini.”
“This Republican House of Representatives has decided that it’s right to go home with that business undone before the 50th anniversary. We think it is wrong to go home. “
Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi is leading a Congressional delegation to Italy and Ukraine, focused on security cooperation and NATO operations, and strengthened economic ties.
“Protecting America’s environment and our efforts to confront the global climate crisis depend on strong, strategic, and courageous leadership,” said Leader Pelosi.
“Michael Blecker has dedicated his life to aiding his fellow veterans,” said Leader Pelosi.
“We have gathered here to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Voting Rights Act, this August 6th. And we have come to demand that Republicans stop blocking action to restore and preserve the essential protections of the Voting Rights Act for every American.”
“This afternoon, President Obama made a strong and forceful case for supporting the nuclear agreement with Iran.”
“We must not allow the promise of Medicare and Medicaid to be undermined or be betrayed. We must strengthen, not cut, or voucher, or block grant these essential pillars of America’s health and economic security.”
“The charges in the indictment against Congressman Chaka Fattah are deeply saddening. Congressman Fattah has been a tireless and effective advocate for America’s hard-working families across more than 20 years of distinguished service in the House.”