We are transferring Medicare away from a volume based system toward one that rewards value. This is really important.
“The American people send our thoughts and prayers to the loved ones of two fellow Americans who died, and join in mourning those lost in the crash from every nation. “
Pelosi Remarks at House Democrats’ Press Event Commemorating Fifth Anniversary of Affordable Care Act
“Today, we are gathered in the celebration of this anniversary and to highlight our historic progress towards making health care a right for every American – not a privilege for the few.”
“The bipartisan package unveiled today represents bold, necessary progress for our country.”
“We are confident that Congressman Moulton will bring his considerable creativity and ability to the mission of unleashing the full potential of America’s small businesses.”
“Last week, House Republicans released a budget that once again exposed their special interest values with a proposal to give tax breaks to the wealthy on the backs of hard-working Americans.”
Today, the Affordable Care Act stands alongside Social Security and Medicare as a fundamental pillar of security for the American people.
“President Obama said: ‘Community colleges are the unsung heroes of the nation’s education system, providing a gateway for millions of Americans to good jobs and a better life.’”
Today also on the floor of the House, Republicans are making it harder to vote and join a union. The attack on the ability of the NLRB to bring labor elections and regulations into the 21st century, it’s a brazen – it’s an outright attack, not just on unions but on the right to organize.
Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference Reintroducing the Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act
So, when the middle class succeeds, America succeeds. And it can only succeed by investing in the education of our young people, to keep America number one and to rid families of the oppression of these enormous student loans.