Remember when Sen. Mitch McConnell said Senate Republicans would ‘move on’ after multiple failures to ‘repeal and replace’ the ACA? Well, apparently not.
The Trumpcare zombie is back yet again – this time as the Graham-Cassidy bill. With this proposal, Senate Republicans are setting out to pursue another heartless, cruel attempt to strip millions of hard-working American families of affordable health care with:
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Pelosi, Schumer, Yarmuth, Sanders Ask CBO for Full Assessment of Graham-Cassidy Trumpcare’s Consequences for Families
Today, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer, House Budget Committee Ranking Member John Yarmuth and Senate Budget Committee Ranking Member Bernie Sanders wrote a letter to the Congressional Budget Office to request a full assessment of the Graham-Cassidy Trumpcare legislation. Republicans are reportedly hoping to rush to a vote with only a scant budget assessment, before the CBO can expose the full consequences of the legislation for working families, without any hearings or committee markups.
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released this statement in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month:
Washington, D.C. – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Members of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) and Asian American DREAMers for a press conference urging the passage of the bipartisan, bicameral DREAM Act. Below are the Leader’s remarks:
Leader Pelosi. Good morning, everyone.
As you know, last night [Senate Democratic Leader] Chuck Schumer and I had a very productive meeting with President Trump, where we agreed to a plan to work out an agreement to protect our nation’s DREAMers from deportation.
Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference Introducing Comprehensive Child Care and Early Learning Bill to Ensure Working Families Have Access to Affordable, High-Quality Child Care
Washington, D.C. – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, Senator Patty Murray and Representative Bobby Scott to introduce comprehensive child care and early learning legislation that will ensure that every child has access to high-quality early learning and… Continue
Washington, D.C. – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer issued this joint statement following dinner with President Trump: “President Trump’s Tweets are not inconsistent with the agreement reached last night. As we said last night, there was… Continue
September 13, 2017 Dear Democratic Colleague, Tonight, Leader Schumer and I had a productive meeting with President Trump where we agreed to a plan to work out an agreement to protect our nation’s DREAMers from deportation. We insisted that the bipartisan DREAM… Continue
“We had a very productive meeting at the White House with the President. The discussion focused on DACA. We agreed to enshrine the protections of DACA into law quickly, and to work out a package of border security, excluding the wall, that’s acceptable to both sides.