Pelosi, Schumer Joint Statement on White House Meeting


Washington, D.C. – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer released the following statement after the Congressional Leadership met with the President at the White House:

“We had a productive conversation on a wide variety of issues.  Nothing specific has been agreed to, but discussions continue.

“Democrats continue to press for action on the urgent, bipartisan priorities before Congress: to strengthen our national defense with parity for our domestic budget, to fund veterans and the fight against opioids, to address CHIP and Community Health Centers, to save Americans’ endangered pensions, and to pass the DREAM Act.”