Washington, D.C. – Chairman Peter DeFazio of Oregon delivered the Weekly Democratic Address. In this week’s address, the Chairman of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee discussed the importance of transportation in securing our health and financial well-being, as well as House Democrats’ commitment to workers and families in our response to coronavirus.
San Francisco – Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement in celebration of Nowruz, the Persian New Year:
Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer released the following joint statement in response to Leader McConnell’s latest coronavirus proposal:
“We are beginning to review Senator McConnell’s proposal and on first reading, it is not at all pro-worker and instead puts corporations way ahead of workers.”
Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer released the following joint statement regarding their vision for new legislation to aid those suffering in response to the coronavirus pandemic:
San Francisco – Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement concerning her request for Rules Committee Chairman Jim McGovern to issue a report on the House Rules concerning Member voting:
San Francisco – Speaker Pelosi today called on President Trump to use the Defense Production Act to address widespread shortages of key materials during the coronavirus epidemic, including ventilators, diagnostic test supplies, masks and other personal protective equipment.