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June 15, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement to mark the ninth anniversary of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) initiative, established by President Obama on June 15, 2012:

June 14, 2021 Press Release
Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced today that the House Democratic Steering & Policy Committee has recommended that Congresswoman Melanie Stansbury, who was sworn in today to represent New Mexico’s First Congressional District, join the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology and the House Committee on Natural Resources for the 117th Congress.
June 14, 2021 Press Release
To stop that anti-democratic tide, it is essential that we pass H.R. 1. This legislation was developed before the 2018 election, when candidates called for the For The People Act to be our first order of business. Congressman John Lewis wrote the first 300 pages of this bill to fight voter suppression. These provisions are even more urgent in light of the recent Republican bills intensifying that voter suppression. As of May 14, nearly 400 voter restriction bills have been introduced across 48 states.
June 12, 2021 Press Release

San Francisco – Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement to mark five years since the attack at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida, which occurred on June 12, 2016:

June 11, 2021 Press Release
Thank you very much for your very, very generous introduction and kind words, Richard. Richard Ybarra has been a leader on all the issues he talked about for such a while.
June 10, 2021 Press Release
“The Biden Administration’s restoration of nearly $1 billion for California’s high-speed rail is great news for our state and our nation. This vote of confidence and restored close working relationship between the Department and the Authority will keep this transformative project moving down the track – ensuring California can continue to lead the way forward in creating jobs, promoting commerce, connecting communities, and protecting our planet."
June 10, 2021 Press Release
“Recently, it has become public that the Trump Administration sought account metadata of House Intelligence Committee Members and staff and their families."
June 10, 2021 Press Release

San Francisco – Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement on the new OSHA Emergency Temporary Standard for health care workers:

June 10, 2021 Blog

House Democrats passed widely popular legislation to put shots in arms, money in pockets, and people back in jobs, and the results show that the Rescue Plan is continuing to put money back into the pockets of the American peop

June 10, 2021 Press Release
“Today marks an important step in the fight against the pandemic. With this strong commitment of 500 million vaccine doses, on top of the 80 million doses already committed from the American stockpile, President Biden and Vice President Harris are taking decisive action to save lives, crush the coronavirus across the world and restore American leadership in the global arena. The House applauds this bold action, which was made possible with the $4 billion Democrats secured in the December coronavirus relief package and the $1 billion in the American Rescue Plan to help vaccinate the world as quickly as possible."