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“On Equal Pay Day, our nation marks the day when, almost three months into the year, women’s wages finally catch up to what men earned in the previous year. Nearly 60 years after President Kennedy signed the Equal Pay Act into law, full-time working women still earn just 82 cents, on average, for every dollar a man earns, with the wage gap even larger for women of color. Equal Pay Day is a reminder that there is much more work to be done to make real the promise of equal pay for equal work."
March 24, 2021
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Thank you very much, Leslie, for bringing us together to observe and, indeed, to celebrate the 11th anniversary of the passage of the Affordable Care Act.
March 23, 2021
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“Unfortunately, Postmaster DeJoy’s planned cutbacks, if enacted, would undermine this mission, resulting in serious delays and degradation of service for millions."
March 23, 2021
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San Francisco – Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued this statement on coordinated sanctions from the United States, Canada, Britain and the European Union on China over Beijing’s campaign of persecution against Uyghur Muslims, which has been labeled a crime against humanity by the Congressional-Executive Commission on China:

March 23, 2021
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San Francisco — Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued this statement on the retirement of Congressman Filemon Vela of Texas at the end of the 117th Congress:

March 23, 2021
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“For eleven years, the landmark Affordable Care Act has expanded coverage, lowered costs and secured lifesaving protections for hard-working families. Today, the ACA stands as a great pillar of economic and health security for the American people, alongside Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid."
March 23, 2021
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“The hearts of all Americans are with the Boulder community and loved ones of those killed in yesterday’s horrific shooting, including a Boulder police officer. We offer our prayers to all those impacted and our gratitude to the heroic first responders."
March 23, 2021
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Republican Districts Celebrate Aid Their Representatives Tried to Block
Republicans are desperately trying to change the subject, but American Rescue Plan relief was front page news across Republican-held Congressional districts all weekend.
March 22, 2021
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“With the arrival of spring, Iranian Americans in California and across the country join their friends and neighbors as well as millions around the world to celebrate Nowruz and welcome in the new year. For Iranian Americans, this is season of rebirth and renewal, a chance to reflect on the trials of the previous year and look forward with hope to the year ahead."
March 20, 2021
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Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi held her weekly press conference today in the Capitol Visitor Center.  Below are the Speaker’s remarks:

Speaker Pelosi.  Good morning, everyone.

March 19, 2021

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