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March 18, 2020 Press Release
In just a few days, we have received hundreds of suggestions from House Members, governors, state legislators, mayors and community organizations in preparation for the next bill. From governors across America, the three major concerns expressed are Unemployment Insurance, increased Medicaid funding and further assistance to small businesses.
March 18, 2020 Press Release
Today, the Senate has joined the House to pass our Families First Coronavirus Response Act: strong, bipartisan legislation that protects the health, economic security and well-being of the American people while stimulating the economy.
March 17, 2020 Press Release
Thank you for your participation and leadership during yesterday’s productive caucus conference call and throughout the coronavirus crisis. Your ideas and input as to how we meet the needs of American families are critical, and have helped inform conversations with the Administration, labor leaders, the business community, the non-profit community and other important stakeholders. I again invite you to send your suggestions, as we work to deliver solutions that will put Families First while stimulating the economy.
March 17, 2020 Press Release
Over the weekend, Democrats staved off the Administration’s attempt to eliminate workers’ health care guaranteed under the Family and Medical Leave Act mandate, upholding the bedrock promise that workers are entitled to the continuation of group health coverage, wages and job security when they use long-term leave. We also successfully secured a refundable tax credit for employers who provide that health care during their family medical leave.
March 17, 2020 Press Release
The people of upstate New York and America have lost a patriot and public servant of conviction and character: former Congressman Richard Hanna.
March 15, 2020 Press Release
Thanks to the Members of the House for passing the Families First Coronavirus Response Act: strong, bipartisan legislation that protects families’ health, economic security and well-being. This legislation, in addition to our $8.3 billion emergency response supplemental package, is a stimulus to the economy and assists in addressing the urgency of testing, testing, testing.
March 13, 2020 Press Release
By now, you know from the President’s tweet that he has joined in support of our bipartisan legislation to put Families First and address the coronavirus crisis.
March 13, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.  Below are the Speaker’s remarks as delivered:

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