Latest News

May 24, 2007 Blog
Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement this afternoon after the House voted overwhelmingly to pass a strong lobbying reform bill, H.R.
May 24, 2007 Blog
Numerous reports indicate that a large percentage of soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan are suffering from mental health problems such as post-traumatic stress disorder.
May 24, 2007 Blog
House Moves on Surging Oil Prices

H. Josef Hebert, Associated Press - May 23, 2007

May 23, 2007 Press Release
"'This Memorial Day, American families and businesses are yet again paying record prices for gasoline. With high gasoline prices this year already costing consumers and our economy an extra $20 billion, families are feeling a serious drain on their pocketbooks."
May 23, 2007 Press Release
"'I was pleased to welcome Madam Vice Premier Wu Yi and the Chinese delegation to the Capitol this afternoon. In light of the significance of the U.S.-China relationship, we have a responsibility to work together to build a brighter future for the people of our two countries - economically, politically, diplomatically, culturally, in every way."
May 23, 2007 Press Release
"'Thank you UCSF Vice Chancellor Dr. David Kessler and Mayor Newsom for inviting me to help announce largest single donation ever given to an American university for child and adolescent mental health services. Although pressing congressional business keeps me in Washington, I join you in celebrating the creation of the Pritzker Center at UCSF."
May 23, 2007 Blog
This morning, the Foreign Affairs committee passed The International Climate Cooperation Re-engagement Act which increases the United States' role in stopping global warming through a coordinated international response.
May 23, 2007 Articles
"Democrats will 'set a new direction' by expanding health care for children, bolstering early childhood initiatives and investing in the young because this will reap great rewards in the future, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said yesterday at a national summit on children."