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Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries and Chair of the Committee on Caucus Procedures Grace Meng released the following statement after the House Democratic Caucus voted to include a Diversity Rule in the Caucus rules that encourages Members to prioritize diversity and inclusion in hiring practices.
July 6, 2020
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All San Franciscans are heartbroken by the passing of Jane Morrison: a historic and trailblazing force for progress in America, beloved by all who were blessed to know her.
July 6, 2020
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Across the globe, millions of Tibetans and peace-loving people join together to honor His Holiness The Dalai Lama and to wish him a wonderful 85th birthday. The Dalai Lama is a messenger of hope, whose spiritual guidance has been a vital force to advance warm-heartedness and compassion, promote religious harmony, secure human rights and preserve the language and culture of the Tibetan people.
July 6, 2020
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Speaker Nancy Pelosi held her weekly press conference today in the Capitol Visitor Center.
July 2, 2020
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Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer issued this statement following a classified Gang of 8 briefing on reports of Russian bounties on U.S. troops serving in Afghanistan
July 2, 2020
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I want to bring in the Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi because, in just about two hours, the key group of bipartisan congressional leaders known as the Gang of Eight will be briefed by the Trump Administration officials, getting an update on reports that Russia offered cash bounties to the Taliban to kill U.S. troops in Afghanistan.
July 2, 2020
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Fifty-six years ago, our nation achieved one of the greatest legislative triumphs in our history when President Lyndon Johnson signed the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964 into law. At the signing ceremony, President Johnson said, ‘those who founded our country knew that freedom would be secure only if each generation fought to renew and enlarge its meaning.’ On this anniversary, we celebrate generations of Americans who fought to advance progress and recognize this generation of courageous Americans who are peacefully protesting to secure the blessings of equality and justice enshrined in the Civil Rights Act.
July 2, 2020
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Unemployment continues to be higher than any previous period since World War II. We have reached 15 straight weeks of more than 1 million Americans applying for unemployment insurance and tens of thousands of new coronavirus cases reported each day, as the critical lifelines that are helping to keep American families and communities above water expire. Economists, scientists and even the Chair of the Fed have indicated that if we don’t deliver the investments in The Heroes Act, we will end up in a worse place economically and health wise.
July 2, 2020
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As we vote for a brief extension of the Paycheck Protection Program, I continue to call on the Trump Administration to release the data of who has received its benefits. The Administration’s breathtaking lack of transparency continues to raise serious questions as to why the Administration is failing to ensure this lifeline reaches the small businesses in our most impacted communities.
July 1, 2020
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Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement after the House passed the Hong Kong Autonomy Act, legislation to impose mandatory sanctions on entities that violate China's obligations to Hong Kong under the Joint Declaration and the Basic Law, by unanimous consent
July 1, 2020

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