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September 4, 2020 Press Release
Chairman Bobby Scott of Virginia delivered the Weekly Democratic Address. In this week’s address, the Chairman discussed the impact of the pandemic on children and underscored the urgent need for the Senate to pass the Heroes Act, which would ensure schools are safe for children, teachers and families to begin the school year without risking their health and safety.
September 4, 2020 Press Release
The August jobs report highlights the continuing urgent need for action as the economic recovery stimulated by Congress’s early and robust investments continues to slow down.
September 4, 2020 Press Release
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today sent a letter to Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and Director of the U.S. Census Bureau Steven Dillingham, condemning the Trump Administration’s sudden reversal of earlier plans to delay Census operations during the coronavirus pandemic, a move that threatens the completeness and accuracy of the 2020 Census. Speaker Pelosi and Leader Schumer are requesting detailed information about the Administration’s decision-making process, as well as a series of key documents and communications related to the decision to cut off the census count ahead of schedule.
September 2, 2020 Press Release
Speaker Nancy Pelosi held a press event at Mission Education Center Elementary School, highlighting the impact of the pandemic on children and underscoring the urgent need for the Senate to pass the Heroes Act, which would ensure schools are safe for children, teachers and families to begin the school year without risking their health and safety.
September 1, 2020 Press Release
Today, in a conversation with Secretary Mnuchin, I expressed the concern of Democrats about the serious questions that remain in our negotiations on a coronavirus relief package.
September 1, 2020 Press Release
With just nine weeks to go before Election Day, top Democrats, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, are amping up the pressure on the Director of National Intelligence today to resume in-person briefings to Congress on foreign election interference.
September 1, 2020 Press Release
Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Chairman Schiff and Chairman Visclosky sent the following letter today to the Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe calling on the Intelligence Community (IC) to uphold its responsibility to keep the American people and their elected representatives informed of foreign threats to the 2020 election and reinstate election-related intelligence briefings to Congress.
September 1, 2020 Press Release
“Right now, over 40 million Americans are at risk of eviction – yet Republicans refuse to recognize the needs of working families facing the accelerating threat of eviction and skyrocketing debt. For over 100 days, Senate Republicans have refused to take up the Heroes Act which contains robust funding for rental assistance for struggling families. And the President has offered nothing but a weak and unworkable Executive Order that has done nothing to help working families, including many from communities of color, keep a roof over their heads."
August 31, 2020 Press Release
Speaker Nancy Pelosi joined Chris Hayes on MSNBC’s All In with Chris Hayes to discuss the more than 100 days since the House passed the Heroes Act, the cancellation of election security briefings for Congress and other news of the day.
August 31, 2020 Press Release
Today, our nation has reached a milestone that is staggering in scope and senselessness, as six million Americans have now been infected by the coronavirus.

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