“Hello, I’m Congressman Lloyd Doggett, and I represent communities deep in the heart of Texas from San Antonio to Austin. My neighbors are telling me to defend their access to health care.
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi issued this statement after the Department of Labor announced that workers’ wages increased at roughly the same pace as inflation in August:
Pelosi Statement on Establishment of Ethics Subcommittees to Investigate Congressmen Collins and Hunter
“The widening investigations into Congressmen Collins and Hunter are further exposing the GOP’s rampant culture of corruption, cronyism and incompetence.
Leader Pelosi. Good morning, everyone. Welcome back. Perhaps you’ve been here the whole time.
Leader Pelosi. Thank you very much [Congresswoman] Barbara Lee for bringing us together in this special order to honor a very special person, Congressman, Mr. Mayor, Ron Dellums. You worked with him, so you saw close up his commitment to values to make the future better for everyone in our country. And you also participated in his collaboration. When an issue arose or was anticipated, he engaged the entire community in the discussion, in the collaboration of what is best for the community, not deigning to them but listening, he listened and we all listened.
Pelosi Names House Democratic Interior, EPA, THUD, Financial Services and Agriculture Appropriations Bill Conferees
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today named House Democratic Members to serve on a conference committee on the Interior, EPA, THUD and Agriculture Appropriations bills.
Pelosi Sends Letter to Speaker Ryan Joining Poor People’s Campaign in Calling for an End to Policies Harming America’s Children
Washington, D.C. – Today, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi sent a letter to Speaker Paul Ryan joining the religious and moral leaders of the Poor People’s Campaign in calling for an immediate end to policies that do harm to children.
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi issued this statement after House Democrats secured an $8.8 million funding agreement to pay interns in Members offices of the House of Representatives as part of the Legislative Branch appropriations bill:
“One year ago, in a shameful act of cowardice and cruelty, President Trump terminated DACA, forcing hundreds of thousands of brave young men and women and their families to live under a cloud of fear and uncertainty. The transformative DACA initiative honored our country’s proud heritage as a nation of newcomers, allowing patriotic Dreamers to come out of the shadows and fully contribute to our communities and our country, making America more American.
Pelosi Remarks at Press Event as Oral Arguments Begin in GOP Lawsuit to Destroy Protections for People with Pre-Existing Conditions
Washington, D.C – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined House Democrats and individuals with pre-existing conditions for a press event, as oral arguments began in a federal District Court in Texas on Wednesday in Republicans’ Texas v. United States lawsuit to strike down protections for people with pre-existing conditions. Democrats highlighted the urgent need to protect Americans’ health care from Republicans’ continuing attacks. Below are the Leader’s remarks: