Press ReleaseNovember 21, 2006
'The war in Iraq is one of the most critical issues confronting our nation, and the American people have clearly called for a New Direction in Iraq,' Pelosi said.
Press ReleaseNovember 16, 2006
'Last week, in a stunning display of democracy, the American people voted for change,' said Pelosi. 'Today, House Democrats have elected the leaders who will help take our nation in a New Direction. We will work together to lead the House of Representatives with a commitment to integrity, to civility, and to fiscal responsibility. This leadership team will create the most honest, most open, and most ethical Congress in history.'
Press ReleaseNovember 8, 2006
"A new direction on Iraq is also long overdue. I hope the departure of Mr. Rumsfeld will mark a fresh start toward a new policy in Iraq, signaling a willingness on the part of the President to work with the Congress to devise a better way forward. Our troops deserve no less."
Press ReleaseJanuary 9, 2006
'In the fall campaign, Democrats promised to address the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission, making it an urgent priority in the new Congress. Today, we have made good on that pledge...'