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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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AP: After Trump deal, Pelosi predicts greater leverage for Dems

September 11, 2017

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi predicted on Friday that Democrats will have increased leverage on immigration and other issues, after a debt and disaster aid deal they cut with President Donald Trump passed the House on the strength of Democratic votes.

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The Denver Post: A Better Deal? Yes, Pelosi and the Democrats are on the right track

September 1, 2017

Democrats have a clear vision for how they’d lead the country if in power, and the Republican president has been in office for less than eight months.

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New York Times: Pelosi Calls for Confederate Statues to Be Removed from Capitol

August 17, 2017

WASHINGTON — Representative Nancy Pelosi of California, the House Democratic leader, called on Thursday for the removal of Confederate statues from the United States Capitol, opening a new front in the debate ignited by the deadly violence in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend.

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Washington Post Blog: Don’t argue with Pelosi on this one, Republicans

August 15, 2017

On Monday, after President Trump’s grudging denunciation of neo-Nazis and white supremacists, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) released a statement:

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The Hill: Pelosi blasts Trump’s transgender order: ‘Hatred will never defeat pride’

July 27, 2017

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Wednesday slammed President Trump’s call to ban all transgender individuals from serving in the U.S. military and vowed to fight the president’s proposal.

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Washington Post: Americans deserve better than the GOP agenda, so we’re offering a better deal

July 24, 2017

Last week, our nation marked six months since President Trump’s inauguration. For the first time in a decade, the GOP had the White House, Congress and complete control of the legislative process to advance its agenda. But instead of creating good-paying jobs, or rebuilding America’s crumbling infrastructure, or advancing tax reform, Republicans have spent six months trying to raise Americans’ health costs to fund tax breaks for billionaires.

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The Hill: Pelosi blasts GOP for budget delays

June 20, 2017

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Monday slammed congressional Republicans for failing to produce a budget resolution. “Almost five months into the Trump Administration, House Republicans still haven’t met their most basic responsibility to pass a budget,” Pelosi said. “The House GOP is now months behind the statutory budget deadline, deeply divided but unwilling to abandon their budget […]

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