Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement in commemoration of World AIDS Day:
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released this statement after former National Security Advisor and top Trump campaign official Michael Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about conversations with the Russians during the presidential transition:
Yesterday on Fox Business, OMB Director Mick Mulvaney warned that his authority at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) ‘should frighten people.’
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi held her weekly press conference today. Below is a transcript of the press conference:
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement after the Joint Committee on Taxation released their dynamic score of the Senate GOP tax scam, showing an increase in the deficit of $1 trillion over the next 10 years:
Last night, the President suggested that people who don’t like the GOP tax scam ‘don’t understand it’ and are ignoring ‘how really good it is.’
In their rush to pass the GOP tax scam, President Trump and Republicans in Congress have repeatedly claimed that their disastrous trickle-down economics tax scam will ‘create jobs’ for the middle class and ‘grow the economy.’ But, the truth is that the GOP tax scam will raise taxes on tens of millions of middle class families in order to hand deficit-exploding giveaways to the wealthiest and corporations shipping jobs overseas.
Thank you very much to the gentleman from Pennsylvania, Mr. [Robert] Brady, thank you for your leadership. Thank you Mr. Chairman [Gregg] Harper for yours as well. Thank you for bringing this legislation to the Floor.
Today, President Trump is heading to St. Charles, Missouri to cheerlead for a GOP tax scam that will directly hurt the families he will be speaking to. And whatever snake oil he sells, there are some devastating consequences for Missouri you can bet President Trump and Missouri Republicans aren’t going to want to show to the families of the ‘Show Me’ state.
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released this statement following the announcement that Congressman Luis Gutiérrez of Illinois will not seek re-election: