“Republicans keep blurting out the truth: if the GOP controls Congress next year, they will return to their monstrous campaign to steal health insurance from tens of millions of families, raise health costs, impose an age tax on older Americans, and destroy protections for the 130 million people with pre-existing conditions.
“For 46 years, the Clean Water Act’s vital protections have safeguarded the life-saving clean water that grows our food, preserves our diverse ecosystems and protects the health of our children and families. Yet, clean, safe water is now under assault from a corrupt Republican special interest agenda that puts the profits of big polluters ahead of the health and safety of hard-working American families.
Pelosi Statement on Senator McConnell’s Plan to Cut Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security Due to GOP Budget Deficits
“Like clockwork, Republicans in Congress are setting in motion their plan to destroy the Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security that seniors and families rely on, just months after they exploded the deficit by $2 trillion with their Tax Scam for the rich.
“The bitter reality of the Republicans’ tax scam dishonesty is laid bare by the Trump Administration’s own report. Republicans passed a tax scam for the rich that is adding $2 trillion to the deficit in order to give massive tax breaks to Big Pharma, big banks, big corporations shipping jobs overseas and the wealthiest 1 percent.
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi issued this statement following widespread destruction of Hurricane Michael throughout the southeastern U.S., which has claimed the lives of at least 11 individuals:
San Francisco – Today, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi sent a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to the FBI for the report on Justice Kavanaugh including transcripts of the underlying interviews, instructions sent to the FBI from the White House, and any communications to the FBI from Senate Republicans regarding the scope of the investigation.
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on President Trump’s deceitful USA Today Op-Ed:
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi issued this statement after the Trump Administration directed the EPA to remove barriers to sales of fuel containing 15 percent ethanol nationwide and year-round:
San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement marking one year since President Trump repealed the Clean Power Plan, a landmark Obama-era initiative to address the global climate crisis:
The GOP’s decision to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court has wounded the very soul of justice in our country.