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April 18, 2007 Press Release
"'I am disappointed. Criminalizing doctors for performing medically necessary procedures to save a woman's life or protect her health is wrong. The Court's decision is a significant step backwards."
April 18, 2007 Press Release
"'The Senate vote occurred on the same day that Families USA issued a new report finding that drug prices are going up despite the repeated assertions by the Bush Administration that Medicare Part D is bringing drug prices down. The report finds that for the top 15 drugs prescribed for seniors, the median Medicare Part D price has skyrocketed in the last year, growing by 9.2 percent -- almost four times the inflation rate of 2.4 percent."
April 18, 2007 Blog
Speaker Pelosi spoke on the House floor this morning, giving her condolences regarding the tragedy at Virginia Tech:

April 18, 2007 Blog
Speaker Pelosi released the following statement this afternoon following the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to uphold the ban on partial birth abortions:

April 18, 2007 Blog
Democratic Caucus Chairman Rahm Emanuel:
April 18, 2007 Blog
Today the House will consider the Shareholder Vote on Executive Compensation Act, which was introduced by Financial Services Chairman Barney Frank in March.
April 17, 2007 Blog
The Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight has just concluded a joint hearing with the Subcommittee on Europe: "Extraordinary Rendition in U.S.
April 17, 2007 Press Release
"'As Americans pay our taxes this week, we deserve a government that reflects our priorities for the future, but also respects the value of taxpayer dollars,' said Speaker Nancy Pelosi. 'From taxpayer protections, to 'pay-as-you-go' spending discipline, to reforms in government contracting, Democrats are restoring accountability and fiscal responsibility to Washington.'"

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