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June 16, 2020 Press Release
The President’s Executive Order on policing was not the sweeping change many have been calling for, including our next guest who said in response to the President, ‘During this moment of national anguish, we must insist on bold change, not meekly surrender to the bare minimum.’
June 16, 2020 Press Release
Speaker Nancy Pelosi joined Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, Mayor Muriel Bowser of Washington, D.C. and others for a press event in support of H.R. 51, the Washington, D.C. Admission Act, which would finally grant the District of Columbia statehood.
June 16, 2020 Press Release
The President’s weak Executive Order falls sadly and seriously short of what is required to combat the epidemic of racial injustice and police brutality that is murdering hundreds of Black Americans. The Executive Order lacks meaningful, mandatory accountability measures to end misconduct. During this moment of national anguish, we must insist on bold change, not meekly surrender to the bare minimum.
June 15, 2020 Press Release
Speaker Nancy Pelosi joined Wolf Blitzer on CNN’s The Situation Room to discuss the Congressional response to the killing of George Floyd, including Democrats’ transformational legislation, the Justice in Policing Act of 2020, and other news of the day.
June 15, 2020 Press Release
The Republican Senators are turning their backs on the American people. Senator McConnell says he is the Grim Reaper and indeed he is. Every day the GOP Senate delays, more lives and livelihoods are lost.
June 15, 2020 Press Release
Today’s decision is a victory for public safety. The Court has rejected the Trump Administration’s cruel attempt to coerce state and local law enforcement officials into becoming a deportation dragnet, which is motivated by bigotry and cruelty, not the security of our communities. No one is made safer when immigrant families fear going to the police when they are witnesses or victims of crimes.
June 15, 2020 Press Release
Today, the Supreme Court has unequivocally affirmed that all Americans, regardless of who you are or whom you love, are protected from discrimination in the workplace under federal law. This momentous decision is a victory for the LGBTQ community, for our democracy and for our fundamental values of equality and justice for all.
June 12, 2020 Press Release
The Trump Administration’s latest shameful rule is a shocking attack on the health and well-being of countless vulnerable communities, including women, LGBTQ individuals and people of color, at a time when access to quality health care is more important than ever. Undermining the Affordable Care Act’s anti-discrimination protections is a direct assault on basic health care services, from comprehensive reproductive care for women and families to life-saving care for communities of color, seniors, the disabled and the LGBTQ community. It is particularly disgraceful that the Trump Administration issued this new rule during LGBTQ Pride Month and on the day marking four years since the tragic Pulse Nightclub shooting.
June 12, 2020 Press Release
Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued this statement on reports that the Trump Administration has reversed course and is now refusing to disclose amounts or recipients of Paycheck Protection Program loans
June 12, 2020 Press Release
Chair Karen Bass of California delivered the Weekly Democratic Address.

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