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McClatchy: Pelosi: Vote for the budget would make Republicans ‘accomplices’ in a California tax hike

October 26, 2017

After weeks of silence, California’s 14 Republican members of Congress will have to weigh in for the first time this week on a tax plan that could hit millions of Californians.

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Pelosi, Schumer Urge President Trump To Veto Just-Passed Bill That Provides Legal Immunity To The Most Egregious Corporate Actions Of Big Financial Institutions, At The Expense Of Consumers & The Public

October 25, 2017

Pelosi, Schumer To President: If You Choose Not To Veto Bill, You Might As Well Hold Signing Ceremony With Former CEOs of Wells Fargo, Equifax & Special Interests On White House Lawn

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Los Angeles Times: Pelosi, in Los Angeles visit, calls on Congress to pass Dream Act

October 19, 2017

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday called on the GOP-controlled Congress to pass the Dream Act by year’s end. Pelosi appeared at the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights with community leaders and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival recipients in Los Angeles. The San Francisco Democrat said she has confidence Republicans and Democrats will be able to […]

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Las Vegas Review Journal: Pelosi goes after Obamacare cuts, praises hospital staff in Las Vegas visit

October 18, 2017

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi called President Donald Trump’s decision to cut Obamacare subsidies “very destructive” on Tuesday during a health care roundtable discussion at University Medical Center.

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AP: Pelosi says Congress should weigh policy change on nukes

October 13, 2017

WASHINGTON — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi suggested Thursday the U.S. should revisit its policy on nuclear weapons to institute a “no first use” protocol. That would mean the U.S. would not unleash nuclear weapons unless another country did first.

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New York Times: Though Out of Power, Democrats Are Winning the Fight, Pelosi Says

October 1, 2017

Representative Nancy Pelosi might have retired from Congress had Hillary Clinton been elected, content that she was leaving the government in capable female hands. “One of the reasons I stayed here is because I thought Hillary Clinton would win, we’d have a woman president and so there would be a woman not at a seat at the table, but at the head of the table for the world,” said Ms. Pelosi, the liberal Californian and longtime leader of House Democrats.

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Pelosi Statement on the 40th Anniversary of the Food Stamp Program

September 29, 2017

On this day, we celebrate 40 transformational years of the Food Stamp Act, a landmark achievement that has lifted up millions of hard-working families and ensured that countless children, seniors, veterans and vulnerable communities have food on the table.  For decades, Democrats have strengthened and modernized this vital initiative, in doing so, have built stronger and healthier communities across America.

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CNN: Schumer, Pelosi: Dreamers are as American as apple pie

September 29, 2017

By: Nancy Pelosi and Charles E. Schumer The Trump administration’s decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program was both morally and economically wrong. It was an assault against young people in communities across our country who are American in every way but one — their paperwork — and who embody our nation’s values: […]

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Editorial Boards: Latest Trumpcare Bill is the Worst One Yet

September 20, 2017

Senate Republicans are planning to bring their latest version of Trumpcare (Graham-Cassidy bill) to the floor for a vote next week – putting millions of American families at risk of losing access to affordable health care. With shattering consequences of higher health costs for less coverage, gutting key protections, a crushing age tax, and stealing from Medicaid, hard-working people will suffer just so Republicans can hand massive tax breaks to the rich and corporations.

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Insurers, Bipartisan Governors, Physicians, Hospitals, Seniors, Etc. Oppose Latest Version of Trumpcare, Graham-Cassidy

September 20, 2017

After numerous failures to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, Republicans have revived Trumpcare and made it worse than ever. Under the Graham-Cassidy bill, veterans, seniors, working families, women, Americans with pre-existing conditions and rural communities will suffer just so Republicans can hand tax breaks to the wealthiest.

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