(Scott Johnson) I seriously doubt that Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is the man to lead the Democrats in opposition to all things Trump. The thought first occurred to me when I saw him and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi standing next to a Make America Sick Again sign to make their case against the repeal of Obamacare. Show More Summary
Democratic leaders on Monday urged Californians to fight GOP efforts to dismantle Obamacare, saying lives and jobs were at stake. “We are not going back. Understand that,” House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) said of Republican efforts to overturn the Affordable Care Act, President...
from the diaries Pelosi blames Bush for $9 trillion in debt added under Obama By Al Weaver • 1/13/17 12:07 PM House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi blamed former President George W. Bush and the Republicans on Friday for the more than $9 trillion that has been added to the national debt under President Obama’s watch. Show More Summary
Bay Area events tied to Trump inauguration Bay Area events tied to Trump inauguration House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-San Francisco, will lead a rally aimed at raising support to preserve the Affordable Care Act, which congressional...Show More Summary
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has a theory on who should shoulder the blame for over $9 trillion in debt the nation has amassed over the last eight years: former President George W. Bush. Social Security, Medicare, and ballooning costs for unfunded federal mandates were not singled out on Friday by Mrs. Pelosi during a [...]
It’s testosterone that wants to defund Planned Parenthood. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) called the GOP’s push to defund the taxpayer funded Planned Parenthood a “manhood thing.” During her press briefing, Pelosi fielding...Show More Summary
Wednesday was a stressful day at the office in the Capitol building. So how to blow off some steam after hours? If you’re House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi, the answer is barefoot bowling. Really. The California Dem last night attended the welcome-to-Congress reception at the home of the Italian ambassador, along with gal pal and fellow […]
Ron Sachs/picture-alliance/dpa/AP Images Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, Senator Chris Van Hollen, and US House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi after their gathering with President Barack Obama to strategize on how to counter Republican...Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi seem to me to challenge the idea that successful politicians generally have to have a modicum of likability. Each has gone a long way displaying personal qualities that repel citizens of average American sensibilities. Show More Summary
There was no political epiphany Friday for Nancy Pelosi. The House Minority Leader opened her weekly Capitol Hill news conference by noting Friday was the Feast of the Epiphany. “I … Click to Continue »
Pro-life Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has been overwhelmingly reelected as Speaker of the House. Pro-life Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) was unanimously reelected Senate Majority Leader on November 16. Today’s vote count for the Speaker position was 239 votes for Ryan and 189 votes for pro-abortion Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.). Pelosi, who supports abortion on demand, […]
“I don’t want you to be very, very scared, but there is reason to be.” — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), quoted by Politico.
Nancy Pelosi swats backs challenger to be reelected House minority leader Nov. 30, 2016, 4:58 p.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's transition and the outgoing Obama administration. Here's what's happening: Nancy Pelosi beats back challenger to retain House leadership post Trump...
After Donald Trump’s promise to “drain the swamp,” House Republicans have essentially neutered the ethics watchdog in Congress. Even Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi mocked the hypocrisy of the GOP. “Evidently, ethics are the first casualty of the new Republican...
In a Monday night tweet, House Minority leader Nancy Pelosi slammed House Republican members for voting to eliminate the independent Office of Congressional Ethics and place it under the control of a GOP-led House committee. CNN reports that House Republicans voted 119-74 Monday night to shift the...
Mark your calendar. Then grab the kids, get in the car, and show a certain Beltway-bound ginger-haired reality show host how we REALLY feel: Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, along with House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and New York Sen. Charles Schumer, sent a letter to congressional colleagues across the United States this week demanding they host [...]
This article originally was published on the International Business Times. Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, along with House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and New York Senator Charles Schumer, sent a letter to congressional colleagues...Show More Summary
If Nancy Pelosi is upset at House Majority Leader Paul Ryan’s alleged abuse of power, maybe the Democrats should start winning congressional elections. But what did CBS run as a headline? It referred to Pelosi’s remark of a ‘power grab’ by Ryan: House Speaker Paul Ryan is looking to pass legislation that would fine lawmakers […]
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi accused Republicans of attempting a “power grab” to snuff out free speech on the House floor with their controversial new rules package, Politico reports. “Democrats say the proposed fines, a response to their gun control [...]