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August 7, 2020 Press Release
As I know you are keeping track, today marks twelve weeks since we passed the Heroes Act in the House of Representatives.
August 7, 2020 Press Release
“Today’s statement improves on the last by including more detail that American voters deserve to know, including about the actions of Kremlin-linked actors seeking to undermine Vice President Biden, and seeking to help President Trump. These details should help the public, Congress, and the presidential campaigns guard against foreign disinformation. And we are pleased that Mr. Evanina heeded our call to make additional details public about Russia’s malign interference campaign and Mr. Derkach’s role."
August 7, 2020 Press Release
Good morning to you. Before we get to the critical negotiations, I do want to start with the latest figures when it comes to COVID-19. We've passed that grim milestone, more than 165,000 deaths, the estimates, it could reach as high as 300,000. So, Speaker Pelosi, what responsibility does Congress have to try to turn this around and make sure we don't go even higher?
August 7, 2020 Press Release
Today’s en banc ruling is a victory for the rule of law and Congressional oversight. The Court reaffirmed our Constitution’s system of checks and balances and rejected the President’s outrageous claim that Congress cannot enforce its subpoenas.
August 7, 2020 Press Release
In the past two weeks of negotiations, we have strived mightily to find common ground. However, many critical differences remain.
August 7, 2020 Press Release
The latest jobs report shows that the economic recovery spurred by the investments Congress has passed is losing steam and more investments are still urgently needed to protect the lives and livelihoods of the American people.
August 6, 2020 Press Release
We had what I would call a consequential meeting. It was one where we could see the difference in values that we bring to the table. We have always said that the Republicans and the President do not understand the gravity of the situation and every time that we have met, it has been reinforced.
August 6, 2020 Press Release
Remote voting by proxy is fully consistent with the Constitution and more than a century of legal precedent, including Supreme Court cases, that make clear that the House can determine its own rules. The nation is in the middle of a dangerous pandemic and the House of Representatives must continue to work.
August 6, 2020 Press Release
We gather here today in the midst of our negotiations on how we can defeat the virus, how we can keep people employed, how we can put money in the pockets of the American people, to do so in a way that is values‑based and can be done with the most, shall we say, what would be the word, bipartisanship possible. That is our goal.
August 6, 2020 Press Release
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today sent a letter to Postmaster General Louis DeJoy calling for the reversal of recently instituted operational changes made within the Postal Service. Speaker Pelosi and Leader Schumer’s letter follows their Wednesday meeting with Postmaster DeJoy about urgent issues facing the Postal Service, including reports of a dramatic increase in delayed and undelivered mail impacting mail delivery times and quality of service.

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