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September 15, 2020 Press Release
Speaker Nancy Pelosi joined Jim Cramer on CNBC’s Squawk on the Street to discuss the more than 100 days since the House passed the Heroes Act, Senate Republicans’ empty COVID relief proposal and other news of the day.
September 15, 2020 Press Release
“As we acknowledge this important step, we strongly support Israel and all those in the region who strive to pave the way to peace.”
September 15, 2020 Press Release
“If true, the appalling conditions described in the whistleblower complaint – including allegations of mass hysterectomies being performed on vulnerable immigrant women – are a staggering abuse of human rights. This profoundly disturbing situation recalls some of the darkest moments of our nation’s history, from the exploitation of Henrietta Lacks, to the horror of the Tuskegee Syphilis Study, to the forced sterilizations of Black women that Fannie Lou Hamer and so many others underwent and fought."
September 15, 2020 Press Release
During Hispanic Heritage Month, our nation honors our country’s vibrant, hard-working, entrepreneurial and patriotic Latino community. This year, we mark this occasion as our nation confronts a coronavirus pandemic that has inflicted a disproportionate and devasting impact on communities of color, bringing to light the health and economic disparities faced by many Latinos and Latinas — with millions unemployed, food-insecure or at risk of being evicted from their homes.
September 14, 2020 Press Release
Paul and I are heartbroken to learn of the passing of our dear friend Ann Getty. Ann loved San Francisco and dedicated her extraordinary life to strengthening and enriching the cultural life of our community and building a brighter future for all who call our city home.
September 14, 2020 Press Release
I want to bring in House Speaker Nancy Pelosi now, a Democrat who represents San Francisco. Madam Speaker, let's start there in California with the wildfires that are raging.
September 13, 2020 Press Release
“Once again, President Trump is making empty promises instead of taking actual action to lower Americans’ drug prices. In fact, Trump’s rebate rule will increase premiums for America’s seniors and people with disabilities.
September 13, 2020 Press Release
Our meeting culminated with the Speakers issuing a powerful joint declaration, which states: “We shall also pay particular attention to environmental justice for economically vulnerable and front-line communities. Committing to fight against environmental injustice requires providing a healthy environment, equal opportunity and meaningful involvement in environmental decisions to all people, regardless of race, color, gender, orientation, national origin, belief, or socio-economic condition. Climate policy can end the perpetuation of systemic inequalities.”
September 13, 2020 Press Release
Twenty-six years ago, the landmark Violence Against Women Act was enacted, uniting our communities and our nation in the fight against domestic violence in America.
September 12, 2020 Press Release
Upon the conclusion of their annual meeting, the Group of Seven Speakers and Heads of Parliament issued a joint declaration focusing on the need for strong international action to combat the disparities in health and financial security that have been highlighted by the climate crisis and the COVID-19 pandemic:

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