December 16, 2015 Speech
“Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman for having two Caucuses – last night and today – for us to anticipate and now review what we have seen so far in the legislation. I’ve urged the Members to review the legislation."
Today, we gather to observe that 150 years ago, our nation took a giant step toward honoring the ideals at the heart of our democracy.
We really should be almost beginning this hearing with a prayer. We have moments of silence on the Floor over and over again on the occasion of high-profile attacks on our people, but we cannot remain silent.
December 2, 2015 Speech
“Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I thank the gentleman for yielding. I thank him for his extraordinary leadership, as the new Ranking Member on the Education and Workforce Committee."
December 1, 2015 Speech
“Mr. Speaker, I come to the Floor today to mark World AIDS Day, and I do so in great pride in following my colleague, Congresswoman Joyce Beatty, who spoke on the Floor about the 60th anniversary of what happened in Montgomery."
November 19, 2015 Speech
I come to the floor in a very prayerful way today because we are all horrified at what happened in Paris, what happened in Beirut, what happened to the Russian airliner to name a few recent incidents.
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks today at a press conference urging House Republicans to address our broken immigration system following the Fifth Circuit Court’s misguided delay of President Obama’s Immigration Accountability Executive Actions. Below are the Leader’s remarks:
November 4, 2015 Speech
“But it is a good evening because we are debating an issue that has strong bipartisan support; that creates jobs; that reduces the deficit; that increases our competitiveness overseas; that enables U.S. companies to have markets for our products overseas..."
October 29, 2015 Speech
Washington, D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks today in the House Chamber following the election of Congressman Paul D. Ryan of Wisconsin as Speaker of the House of Representatives. Below are the Leader’s remarks as delivered:
October 28, 2015 Speech
Washington D.C. – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks on the House floor today in support of the Bipartisan Budget Agreement. Below are the Leader’s remarks: