TEN YEARS AGO ON INSTAPUNDIT: DEBRA SAUNDERS: House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi rails against the GOP “culture of corruption.” And in the most boneheaded political move of 2006, House Speaker Dennis Hastert, R-Ill., just handed her extra rope. This has been a sorry year for congressional ethics. Cunningham pleaded guilty. Under indictment and with news […]
The first two years of President Barack Obama's first term in office will be remembered as a time of tremendous legislative productivity. Part of it, of course, was owed to the Democratic Party's complete control of the lawmaking branches of government. Show More Summary
Two anti-LGBTQ amendments that made it into the same energy and water appropriations bill did not appease conservatives. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) charged that the amendments constituted support for North Carolina’s discriminatory, anti-transgender "bathroom bill." The post Battle Over LGBTQ Rights Throws House Floor Into Disarray—Again appeared first on Rewire.
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday defended the chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, who's been under attack from Bernie Sanders for undermining his longshot bid to become the party's presidential...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and two other high-ranking Democrats say they will support a bipartisan bill to set new safety standards for asbestos and other dangerous chemicals that have gone unregulated for decades. Pelosi issued a statement supporting the bill Monday along with House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer and Rep. Frank […]
House minority leader Nancy Pelosi defended Bernie Sanders, calling the presidential candidate “a positive force in the Democratic Party.” “He has awakened in some people an interest in the political process that wasn’t there,” Pelosi said during a press briefing Friday. “He has...
As party leaders call for Sanders' exit, the House minority leader says he's awakening an interest in the democratic process. House minority leader Nancy Pelosi defended Bernie Sanders, calling the presidential candidate “a positiveShow More Summary
Speaking to reporters on Wednesday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi instructed them to follow the lead of late night comedians (in the mold of The Daily Show or The Nightly Show) to take down Donald Trump and the Republican to the point that she offered to “encourage” them to broadcast such exposes as the general election intensifies.
Guest post by Aleister The minority leader of the House of Representatives is now plotting with the president of a... The post Nancy Pelosi Plotting With Mexican President Fox TO STOP DONALD TRUMP appeared first on The Gateway Pundi...
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California has raised $16 million in the first quarter of this year to support House Democrats. The fundraising by Ryan and Pelosi is all the more impressive given it's a presidential campaign year with control of the Senate in play, drawing donors' attention.
Thursday’s CBS Evening News featured a segment in which chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook tag-teamed with the White House and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to attack Republicans for not going along with demands to create $1.9 billion (that could be passed through Congress) to allow the CDC and NIH to fight the Zika virus.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told reporters that any successful effort to deprive GOP frontrunner Donald Trump of his party's nomination could only spell good fortune for Democrats in November.
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi's days are packed, what with Puerto Rico's financial crisis, the Zika virus, and the federal budget. "To tell you the honest truth, I have been engaged in sports since last night," she said Thursday during her weekly news conference. The Golden State Warriors set the NBA record for regular season victories with 73.
The House Democratic leader heaped praise on Mayor de Blasio’s Pre-K for All program at a visit to a Brooklyn prekindergarten class.
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says a Republican plan to create an oversight board for Puerto Rico would exert "undue and undemocratic control" over the U.S. territory, echoing complaints from the island's leaders...Show More Summary
Gov. Cuomo's push for a 12-week state paid family leave program received a boost from House Democratic Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi.
Astounding geometry to grace building exterior Though still financially troubled, the incoming Transbay Transit Center at least scored an aesthetic win yesterday, when local VIPs—including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi—huddled for...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- When Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump didn't immediately disavow former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke, it didn't surprise House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) that much. Pelosi and other Democrats...Show More Summary
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi disparagingly referred to President Barack Obama as "the junior senator from Illinois" during a meeting with wealthy Democratic donors just after the party was trounced in 2010's mid-term elections, according to an email that Sidney Blumenthal sent to then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Show More Summary
The college crowd at Scripps College in Claremont tried its best but House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi eschewed jumping into the national political fray over the increasingly competitive Democratic presidential race during a talk here Thursday. Asked about the primary fight between Sen. Bernie...