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USA Today Op-Ed: Nancy Pelosi and Jim McGovern: House Democrats will restore transparency, ethics, unity

January 6, 2019

In November, the American people went to the polls and sent an unmistakable message to Washington. By a historic 10 million vote margin, they asked for a Congress that would be more transparent, ethical and focused on debating and advancing good ideas no matter where they come from. They asked for a Congress that would prioritize a positive, forward-looking agenda for the people.

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Pelosi Statement on Trump Administration’s Dirty Water Rule

December 11, 2018

Washington, D.C. – Speaker-designate Nancy Pelosi issued this statement on the President’s new proposal to slash clean water protections for waterways that provide drinking water for tens of millions of Americans:

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New York Times: First Up if Democrats Win: Campaign and Ethics Changes, Infrastructure and Drug Prices

November 3, 2018

WASHINGTON — Democrats would use their first month in the House majority to advance sweeping changes to future campaign and ethics laws, requiring the disclosure of shadowy political donors, outlawing the gerrymandering of congressional districts and restoring key enforcement provisions to the Voting Rights Act, top Democratic leaders said on Tuesday.

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South Florida Sun Sentinel: Pelosi promises Stoneman Douglas survivors: Universal background checks will be top priority if Democrats win the House

October 17, 2018

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi promised South Florida gun-control activists that universal background checks would be among Democrats’ top priorities if the party wins control of the House in the midterm elections.

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AP: Pelosi visits Puerto Rico, pledges to speed up recovery

July 30, 2018

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi pledged on Friday to help speed up the hurricane recovery process in Puerto Rico after a two-day visit to the U.S. territory with 15 other federal and local legislators.

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The Hill: Let Flint serve as a warning: Congress must to do more to improve the nation’s infrastructure

July 20, 2018

It is completely unacceptable that an American city—Flint, Mich.—still does not trust the drinking water coming out of the tap.

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Boston Globe Op-Ed: Let the Dalai Lama go home

July 13, 2018

Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama, celebrated his 83rd birthday last week. What a wonderful gift it would be if China would treat the Tibetan people with the dignity and respect they deserve, and let the Dalai Lama go home to Tibet, whether to visit or to stay.

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USA Today Op-Ed: Democrats have a better deal for teachers and our kids, too: Chuck Schumer & Nancy Pelosi

May 22, 2018

Democrats would invest in teacher pay, modern classrooms, special ed and low-income schools, and pay for it all. We'd also protect collective bargaining.

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Washington Post: Democrats’ newest midterm pitch: A crackdown on corruption

May 21, 2018

Democrats are preparing to highlight allegations of corruption surrounding the Trump administration — and a legislative agenda to prevent future abuses — as they continue rolling out their party platform ahead of November’s midterm elections.

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POLITICO: Pelosi leads delegation to Israel, Jordan

April 2, 2018

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) will lead a delegation of Democrats to the Middle East beginning Saturday with stops in Israel and Jordan. Ten House Democrats will accompany Pelosi on the trip, which will focus on “global and regional security and cooperation issues,” according to her office. “Our delegation is pleased to be able […]

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