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Blog Posts 10.22.17
This morning, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Joy Ann Reid on MSNBC’s AM Joy to discuss Republicans’ flawed Ryan-McConnell Tax Plan for Billionaires, which would cut taxes for the wealthy few on the backs of hard-working American families.  She also highlighted Democrats’ commitment to offering A Better Deal: Better Jobs, Better Wages, Better Future by creating good-paying, full-time jobs, lowering the cost of living and building an economy that gives Americans the tools to succeed. ...
Press Releases 10.21.17
The White House’s spiteful decision to singlehandedly hike Americans’ premiums by 20 percent was cruel, malicious and unlawful.  Regardless of whether President Trump likes it or not, the Affordable Care Act requires the executive branch to make the cost-sharing reduction payments vital to lowering Americans’ premiums.  The District Court should issue the only ruling consistent with the text and structure of the Affordable Care Act: that the Administration must immediately resume making these premium-lowering payments.  ...
Blog Posts 10.20.17
This morning, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Joy Behar, Sunny Hostin, Sara Haines, Paula Faris and Meghan McCain on ABC’s The View to discuss Democrats’ commitment to passing the DREAM Act now.  Leader Pelosi reiterated her confidence that President Trump would... Continue ...
Press Releases 10.20.17
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Richard Neal of Massachusetts, Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Committee, delivered the Weekly Democratic Address.  In this week’s address, Neal rejected the Ryan-McConnell tax cuts for the rich plan, and called for bipartisan tax reform that puts the middle class first.  Video and audio of the Weekly Democratic Address can be downloaded here. ...
Blog Posts 10.20.17
From day one, the Trump Administration has cynically worked to sabotage Americans’ health care for their partisan political ends, even after the American people overwhelmingly rejected Trumpcare.  With President Trump’s executive actions – his latest spiteful efforts to sabotage Americans’ health care,... Continue ...
Press Releases 10.20.17
A budget is a statement of values, and this radical budget shows that Republicans will stop at nothing to push through their deficit-exploding, multi-trillion dollar tax breaks for the wealthy.  ...
Blog Posts 10.19.17
This week, Senators Lamar Alexander [R-TN] and Patty Murray [D-WA] announced a bipartisan agreement to stabilize insurance marketplaces, lower health costs for hard-working families and ensure patient protections....
Press Releases 10.19.17
Leader Pelosi.   Thank you, it’s with great humility that I follow you and you story, as well as the stories that we heard earlier. ...
Articles 10.19.17
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday called on the GOP-controlled Congress to pass the Dream Act by year’s end. Pelosi appeared at the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights with community leaders and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival recipients in Los Angeles. The San... Continue ...
Blog Posts 10.18.17
Wall Street Investor and Then-Treasury Secretary Nominee Steven Mnuchin in NOVEMBER 2016: “…there will be no absolute tax cut for the upper class.”...