Pelosi Sends Letter to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Urging Him to Delay Decision to End Net Neutrality Until Public Hearings Are Held
Washington, D.C. – Today, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi sent a letter to the Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Ajit Pai, urging him to delay the decision to dismantle net neutrality until the FCC has held open public hearings across the nation.
“November’s jobs report reveals that hard-working Americans still aren’t getting the bigger paychecks they deserve. Even with full control of the House, Senate and White House, Republicans have still failed to deliver on their promise of higher wages for working families.
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“We had a productive conversation on a wide variety of issues. Nothing specific has been agreed to, but discussions continue.
New data reveals the richest 1 percent in America now owns 40 percent of the country’s wealth – higher than at any point in the past 50 years.
“Today, House Republicans voted to deliver an early Christmas gift to the NRA by throwing open the door to violent criminals and abusers carrying concealed weapons wherever they please. Despite the warnings of many law enforcement organizations, Republicans are steamrolling states’ and cities’ right to protect their communities, forcing them to accept the concealed carry standards of any other state – even those that do not require any permit at all.
Washington, D.C. – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks on the Floor on the House of Representatives following the death of Naomi Lauter. Below are the Leader’s remarks:
Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference with House Democratic Seniors Task Force on Impact of GOP Tax Scam on Older Americans
Washington, D.C. – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Seniors Task Force Co-Chairs Jan Schakowsky and Doris Matsui at a press conference highlighting the devastating impacts of the GOP tax scam on older Americans. Below are the Leader’s remarks:
“Today, our prayers go to the thousands of families affected by the fires raging throughout southern California. Americans everywhere send our deepest condolences to all who have lost their homes and businesses and whose lives have been upended by this latest disaster. The firefighters and first responders standing on the front lines of these blazes deserve our utmost praise and gratitude for their bravery and heroism in the face of grave danger.
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi issued this statement after the Trump Administration formally recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel: