In Roe v. Wade, the U.S. Supreme Court affirmed that a woman’s right to make reproductive health decisions must be her own, in consultation with her family, her physician, and her faith.
While his inaugural address promised to put Americans first, President Trump studiously avoided mentioning Republicans’ war on Americans’ health care.
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on President Trump’s Inaugural address: “This was my tenth Inauguration, my first being when I was a student attending John F. Kennedy’s Inauguration. This was the first Inaugural Address that sounded… Continue
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus to discuss the dangers of President Trump’s anti-immigrant rhetoric and highlight the remarkable contributions of immigrants to our communities. Below are the Leader’s remarks. “Thank you Madam Chair. … Continue
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi presented a flag that flew over the Capitol on Inauguration Day to Vice President Mike Pence at the Inaugural Luncheon. Below are the Leader’s remarks. “Mr. President and Madam First Lady, congratulations on the Inauguration. … Continue
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Members of the House Democratic Leadership to hold a press conference to highlight the risk of repealing the Affordable Care Act and House Republicans’ plans to Make America Sick Again. Leader Pelosi’s Opening Remarks:… Continue
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today on President-elect Trump’s nomination of former Governor of Georgia Sonny Perdue to serve as Secretary of Agriculture: “The Department of Agriculture ensures hard-working families can put food on the table. … Continue
This weekend, thousands upon thousands of Americans joined Democrats in 30 states across the country with one united message to Republicans: End the assault on Americans’ health care.
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office issued a report detailing the consequences of Republicans’ plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act: “The CBO’s nonpartisan report shows that Republicans’ plan to repeal… Continue
FRIDAY: House Speaker Paul Ryan says Congressional Republicans are “completely in sync” with President-elect Trump on health care, “planning on a daily basis with the administration.” SUNDAY: President-elect Trump: “We’re going to have insurance for everybody.” … “It’s very much formulated down… Continue