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September 20, 2021 Press Release
“Reports of the mistreatment of Haitian migrants fleeing violence and devastation from natural disasters are deeply troubling, including the inappropriate use of what appear to be whips by Border Patrol officers on horseback to intimidate migrants."
September 20, 2021 Press Release
“Mississippi’s draconian abortion ban – one in a heartbreaking and nationwide assault against women’s freedoms – is unconstitutional.  As the brief makes clear, the constitutional right to an abortion has been resoundingly affirmed: in Roe v. Wade nearly fifty years ago and, again, twenty years later, in Planned Parenthood v. Casey.  As the Court ruled in Casey, re-examining this ‘watershed decision would subvert the Court’s legitimacy beyond any serious question’ and throw into question its commitment to the rule of law itself."
September 20, 2021 Press Release
“This week, the House of Representatives will pass legislation to fund the government through December of this year to avoid a needless government shutdown that would harm American families and our economic recovery before the September 30th deadline.  Both Republicans and Democrats have priorities they want to see addressed in the regular order appropriations process for Fiscal Year 2022, and an extension of government funding through December will provide an appropriate amount of time for that bipartisan, bicameral process to come to completion.  In addition to avoiding an unnecessary government shutdown, this must-pass legislation will include the Administration’s request to provide emergency funding to help those devastated by the recent natural disasters as well as to help resettle our Afghan evacuees."
September 20, 2021 Press Release
Ten years ago today, America took a monumental step forward on the march toward full equality when the repeal of the hateful ‘Don’t Ask Don’t Tell’ policy took effect. 
September 19, 2021 Press Release

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September 18, 2021 Press Release
Speaker Nancy Pelosi joined the Heads of Parliaments of other G7 nations at the 20th G7 Speakers’ Meeting hosted by Rt. Hon. Sir Lindsay Hoyle MP, Speaker of the UK House of Commons.  The theme of this year’s conference is “Open vs. Secure Parliaments.”  Speaker Pelosi delivered remarks on this topic during the conference’s opening panel focusing on public access.
September 16, 2021 Press Release
“Today, it was my honor, on behalf of the United States House of Representatives, to meet with Prime Minister Boris Johnson to celebrate the special relationship between America and the United Kingdom and to reaffirm our mutual commitment to international security and strengthening the cherished friendship between our nations and peoples."
September 15, 2021 Press Release
“Thanks to Democrats’ leadership in the American Rescue Plan, health coverage through the Affordable Care Act is more affordable than ever.  With families facing a deadly pandemic and many losing health coverage at work, Democrats dramatically lowered the cost of premiums for those who purchase coverage on their own.  These lower health costs have provided a lifeline to millions of families, and they must be sustained in the Build Back Better Act as we lower health costs and prescription drug prices, cover seniors’ dental, vision and hearing, and extend health coverage to the millions left behind by states’ refusal to expand Medicaid."
September 15, 2021 Press Release
The vision and knowledge of President Biden and Congressional Democrats, combined with the very hard work of everyone starting with Congressional staff, has enabled us to be on schedule in delivering the Build Back Better agenda.  With the Build Back Better legislation, we will be honoring our responsibility spelled out in the Constitution: to “…promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity.”
September 15, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued this statement in recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month:

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