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Nancy Pelosi Claims to Have Seen Iran From Bahrain… Over 100 Miles Away

3 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

During an interview with CNN's New Day Wednesday, Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi made a bizarre claim, saying that she had seen Iran from the island nation of Bahrain across the Persian Gulf.

Nancy Pelosi: Mothers And Children Picked Up In Deportation Raids Face Mortal Danger

last monthNews : Huffington Post

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) criticized President Barack Obama's recent deportation raids, telling reporters on Thursday that some of the women and children the administration wants to send back to Central America could...Show More Summary

It's Finally Happened. Nancy Pelosi And Paul Ryan Agree On Something!

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) don't have much in common -- he's a conservative budget nerd, she's a San Francisco progressive. But they may have just found the first majorShow More Summary

Many Democrats Refuse to Back Bill to Fund US Government Through 2016

Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said that democrats in the US House of Representatives may not vote in sufficient numbers to pass a compromise deal to keep the federal government running.

Lifting Ban on Crude Oil Exports Could Cause American Job Losses

US House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said that the crude oil export ban, proposed in the spending bill before Congress, could lead to unemployment in the US.

Pelosi Throws Cold Water On Tax Extenders Bill As Talks Run Down To The Wire

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) came out swinging Friday against a massive tax extenders package Congress is hoping to pass before departing for holiday break. In the last week, Republicans and Democrats have gone back and forth over the tax package and a 1 trillion dollar omnibus spending bill. Show More Summary

Chinese paper claims Pelosi ‘praised’ progress in Tibet on rare visit. That seems unlikely.

3 months agoNews : BlogPost

U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and delegation of congressional Democrats made a rare visit to Tibet this week. We know this because a senior Chinese official, Zhang Dejiang, the head of China's legislature, asked her about it at a meeting in Beijing on Thursday, just before reporters were ushered away. Both the Chinese foreign […]

Nancy Pelosi Won’t Be Doing P90X With Paul Ryan

3 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is eager to work with newly elected Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.). But they won't be getting to know each other over freshly shucked oysters and gumbo at Johnny's Half Shell, or at any other Capitol Hill mainstay for that matter. Show More Summary

WATCH: Larry Wilmore Takes Nancy Pelosi to Big Gay Ice Cream

4 months agoNews : Mediaite

With the 24-hour cable news cycle fully entrenched in our daily lives, a show host having the opportunity to discuss politics with someone like House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is no longer considered an exclusive. Unless, like The Nightly Show's Larry Wilmore, you decide to take the California representative to a place called Big Gay Ice Cream in New York City.

Nancy Pelosi takes a slap at George, er, Jeb Bush while having ice cream with Larry Wilmore

4 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Larry Wilmore took Nancy Pelosi out for ice cream, and the House Minority Leader dished on the presidential candidates from both parties. The “Nightly Show” host asked Pelosi about the sudden resignation of House Speaker John Boehner, and she said she was surprised. “(House...

Nancy Pelosi Calls For A Select Committee On Gun Violence

4 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) wants Congress to establish a Select Committee on Gun Violence in the wake of the Oregon college shooting that left 10 dead on Thursday. There's already a Select Committee on Benghazi, and there will likely be one to investigate Planned Parenthood. Show More Summary

Nancy Pelosi Wants Male Reporter To Stop Telling Her What Happens In Women's Bodies

4 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) chastised a male reporter Thursday, after he tried to press her on abortion.  "Is an unborn baby with a human heart, a human liver, a human being?" asked Sam Dorman, a reporter from the conservative outlet CNSNews, during Pelosi's weekly press briefing. Show More Summary

Boehner's Resignation to Serve as 'Distration' Amid Gov't Shutdown Debate

The resignation announcement of House Speaker John Boehner will distract the US Congress from passing a spending bill to prevent the government shutdown on October 1, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said during a press conference on Friday.

Catholic lawmakers thrilled by upcoming visit of Francis

5 months agoNews : The Newsroom

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner has been trying for 20 years to get a pope to come talk to Congress. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says it's "thrilling beyond words."

Francis in America: In Pelosi, Strong Catholic Faith and Abortion Rights Coexist

5 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

Nancy Pelosi, the House minority leader with a lifetime of memories of meeting popes, says Republicans are mistaken to mix politics with Francis’s visit.

Catholic lawmakers thrilled by upcoming visit of Francis

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner has been trying for 20 years to get a pope to come talk to Congress. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says it's "thrilling beyond words."

Nancy Pelosi Gives A Boost To Clinton Challengers' Push To Add Debates

5 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- Democrats pushing for the Democratic National Committee to support holding more than six presidential primary debates gained a powerful new supporter Friday, when House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said she thought...Show More Summary

Boehner and Pelosi (But Especially Boehner) Scramble to Avert a Shutdown

With Congress no closer to passing a budget resolution than it was last week, House Speaker John Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi held a meeting after hours on Thursday to discuss how to negotiate an end to the standoff and avert a government shutdown. Making good on threats to... More »

Nancy Pelosi: Increasing U.S. Refugee Cap By 5,000 Is 'Far Too Low'

5 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Thursday that increasing the number of refugees the U.S. takes in next fiscal year by 5,000 would be "far too low a figure." The California Democrat said she has yet to discuss legislation...Show More Summary

Nancy Pelosi: GOP push to stop Iran nuclear deal doesn’t have enough votes

6 months agoNews : The Raw Story

House minority leader says Republicans will not be able to veto the deal in the House, as Senate also seems secure for Barack Obama Barack Obama has enough votes to get the Iran deal through the House of Representatives, despite Republican efforts to block the historic nuclear accord, the minority...

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