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August 10, 2020 Press Release
I’m joined by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi. Speaker Pelosi, thank you for being here. We always appreciate your time.
August 9, 2020 Press Release
On this Sunday morning as we pray for the American people, I wanted to share “A Responsive Prayer for Justice.”
August 8, 2020 Press Release
“Today’s meager announcements by the President show President Trump still does not comprehend the seriousness or the urgency of the health and economic crises facing working families. We’re disappointed that instead of putting in the work to solve Americans’ problems, the President instead chose to stay on his luxury golf course to announce unworkable, weak and narrow policy announcements to slash the unemployment benefits that millions desperately need and endanger seniors’ Social Security and Medicare."
August 7, 2020 Press Release
Good afternoon, I’m Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence, Co-Chair of the Democratic Women’s Caucus and Representative of Michigan’s 14th Congressional District.
August 7, 2020 Press Release
Well, thank you for coming. It was a disappointing meeting. We reiterated in very strong terms our offer. We come down a trillion from our top number, which is 3.4 [trillion dollars]. They go up a trillion from their top number, which was one [trillion dollars], and that way, we can begin to meet in the middle.
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.

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