March 12, 2014 Articles
"When they put their name down on this discharge petition, it will be a signature of hope to all the people out there who are looking to this Congress to do the right thing," Pelosi said. "Do the right thing, Mr. Speaker. Give us a vote."
March 12, 2014 Articles
“Women were starved, women were relentless, women fought and women worked to get the right to vote in our country. A few decades later, women joined the workforce and were out of the home. Then higher education of women, women having a choice, women in profession. In all of that, what’s missing? Childcare.” Pelosi said.
February 5, 2014 Articles
"The Government by the People Act would help build a politics and a government that answer to the people. Together, we can reassert the full promise of our ideals and restore confidence in our democracy."
February 5, 2014 Articles
House Minority Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) introduced the bill, saying it would honor the founders of the United States who hoped to create, "a government of the many, not a government of the money."
December 4, 2013 Articles
"When Nancy Pelosi was elected speaker of the House in 2007, she cracked the marble ceiling. As a former member of Congress — and more importantly, as a mother of two daughters — I was thrilled. But I was also very moved."
November 26, 2013 Articles
"In 1987, the people of San Francisco elected an Italian-American, Catholic mother of five to represent them in Congress. In her first speech on the House floor, California’s new congresswoman astonished her colleagues and people across our country by daring to utter an unmentionable word: “AIDS.” With that speech, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi revealed exactly what she is: fearless."
November 1, 2013 Articles
"Nancy Pelosi, Democratic leader of the House of Representatives, appeared at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University on Thursday to mark the 50th anniversary of “The President’s Commission on the Status of Women” and to take measure of how far, and not so far, women have come since the report was published in October 1963."
October 30, 2013 Articles
"And remember one thing," she said at the interview's end, firmly back on message. "When women succeed, America succeeds," said Pelosi, who was the first woman to become speaker of the House in U.S. history. "We have many women candidates in the field that we're promoting."
October 22, 2013 Articles
“I’m not here on a shift. I’m here on a mission — and when my work is done, that’s when I will leave,” Pelosi said in a recent interview with POLITICO.
October 18, 2013 Articles
"We lost $25 billion in our economy," Pelosi said while talking to members of the media following an appearance at Sacramento State.