The long-endangered Republican Deficit Hawk is now extinct.
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) is flipping Republicans' "no budget, no pay" campaign back on the GOP.
Republican leaders had railed against Democrats for failing to move a budget resolution when Democrats controlled the Senate.
Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi criticized a resolution brought forward by House Republicans on Thursday, St. Patrick’s Day, that will authorize the Speaker of the House to file what she described as an “anti-immigrant” amicus brief in the Supreme Court.
Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has elevated two sophomores on the influential Democratic Steering and Policy Committee.
The California Democrat has promoted Rep. Eric Swalwell, also of California, to vice chair of the panel and added Michigan Rep. Dan Kildee to the leadership committee.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi credited a “desperate thirst” among Republicans to lift a 40-year ban on exporting U.S. crude oil for big Democratic victories — including quashing efforts to defund Planned Parenthood and winning a five-year extension of tax credits for renewable energy — in a $1.1 trillion spending bill Congress cleared on Friday.