I appreciate the opportunity to testify before the Rules Committee to join the AARP; the American Medical Association; hospitals; nurses and physicians; patient and consumer groups in condemning TrumpCare’s assault on hard-hardworking Americans. It’s worth noting: this Rules Committee meeting is the first and only time that House Republicans have allowed anything resembling direct testimony about TrumpCare’s consequences for the American people.
Good morning, everyone. A good morning it is indeed as we gather here on the steps of the Capitol to observe the 7th anniversary of the signing of the Affordable Care Act. We stand here beneath the great Statue of Freedom joined by Representatives of tens of millions of Americans for whom the Affordable Care Act liberated them from insurers’ abuse, crushing health costs and the rest.
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released this statement after Chairman Nunes’ comments to the press following his meeting with President Trump at the White House: “The unprecedented comments of Chairman Nunes are an act of diversion and desperation. The Chairman’s… Continue
TrumpCare is a merciless assault on working families across America. If Republicans get their way, children, seniors, Americans with disabilities and people struggling to overcome addiction will be pushed off their health coverage just to hand a massive new tax giveaway to billionaires.
Republicans’ manager’s amendment only confirms that TrumpCare is broken beyond fixing. The amendment shows Republicans are committed to making tens of millions of American families suffer for the sake of handing even bigger tax giveaways to billionaires.
On the first day of Spring, Iranian-Americans join people around the world in celebrating Nowruz. This ancient celebration marks a period of growth, rejuvenation, and renewal. As families set the haft sin and mark new beginnings, they contribute to the rich heritage and diversity of our nation.
Pelosi Statement on FBI Director’s Testimony on Trump-Russia Investigation, False Wiretapping Claims
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after FBI Director James Comey testified that there is ‘no evidence’ of President Trump’s claim to have been wiretapped by President Obama, and confirmed the existence of an FBI investigation into… Continue
As spectacular as the damage is to Americans’ health, the disastrous consequences of the Republican bill will ripple through the economy as well. Not only would Republicans’ TrumpCare bill destroy the health coverage of 24 million Americans, it will destroy nearly 2 million jobs across America.
Republicans are terrified the American people will see the reality of their disastrous TrumpCare bill. If the GOP are afraid of the public having the facts about their bill, they shouldn’t be voting on it.
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi held her weekly press conference today. Below is a transcript of the press conference. Leader Pelosi. Good morning. Are you all ready for St. Patrick’s Day? We have a little earlier start because we have… Continue