On September 28, HBO is airing the new documentary San Francisco 2.0, directed by Alexandra Pelosi, and the film was screened last night here in town (SFist wasn't invited). [ more › ]
Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi praised the progress of New Orleans in the 10 years after Hurricane Katrina and said the city has taught America how to be great. “Come hell or high water – and we have had both – New Orleans is coming back”, Mayor Mitch Landrieu said at one of many memorials this
Filmmaker Alexandra Pelosi—yes, the daughter of house minority leader Nancy—has created a new documentary about San Francisco's tech boom and how it is changing the city. Pelosi talks to city residents from neighborhood activists to politicians past and present and...
Bush enjoyed sympathetic audiences in New Orleans and Mississippi on Friday as he returned to the region where Hurricane Katrina sank his popularity 10 years ago. Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi and New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu joined in a musical procession at the Katrina Memorial, where they laid a wreath and listened to musicians and singers
Senate Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has been working overtime trying to sway 'the crazies' on Capitol Hill who have not yet pledged their support...
House Democrats still undecided on the Iran agreement can expect Nancy Pelosi to keep calling them. Greg Sargent at the Plum Line reminds us that even though the conventional wisdom has it that foes of the Iran agreement are the underdogs...Show More Summary
As I’ve reported, the math in Congress looks very daunting for opponents of the Iran deal. But that’s what the math looks like right now. Things can always change — if there is some kind of new revelation or external event, or if enough individual lawmakers begin coming out against the agreement to produce media […]
In the just-released trailer for a TV show that premieres next month, a number of accomplished women talk about overcoming challenges including discrimination to become one of the women who define contemporary American culture. The trailer is for “The Women’s...
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...
From the Guardian: 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 leader, Nancy Pelosi, has said. With a Senate vote...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats have the votes, if necessary, to uphold President Barack Obama's veto of a resolution against his Iran nuclear deal, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday. In an interview with The Associated Press,...Show More Summary
HRC joined Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (CA-12) in Seattle this week at the Amazon.com campus for a community conversation about the need for Congress to pass the Equality Act.
"He was for Nancy Pelosi before he was against Nancy Pelosi,” he joked.
In fact, Christie's stance on birth control is similar to the position of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D). The post Like Most Catholics, Chris Christie Uses Birth Control appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Nancy Pelosi today questioned the motives of congressional opponents of the nuclear deal with Iran, saying, “Have they even read it?” As the Week notes, this may invite unwelcome memories of when Pelosi famously said in 2010 that Congress...Show More Summary
If Republicans insist on defunding Planned Parenthood, she hopes John Boehner will work with Democrats to keep the money flowing.
House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi today defended taxpayer funding for the Planned Parenthood abortion business — despite a fourth video showing the abortion giant potentially breaking state and federal laws to sell the body parts of aborted babies. She said Democrats will “overwhelmingly” oppose any bill funding the feral government that also includes provisions for […]
American Jewish organizations are not standing up for Israel out of fear of alienating Obama on the Iran deal, Nancy Pelosi says the deal will pass, and so neocon godfather Norman Podhoretz calls for Israel to attack Iran
While we all eagerly wait to see if another Hillary Clinton Vogue cover materializes, Porter magazine is getting its own share of political clout. In a spread in its Fall Fashion Issue, on sale globally on July 31, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi confesses to a bit of an online-shopping... More »
In the Democratic Party, Nancy Pelosi's win-the-issue-at-any-and-all cost mindset is the norm.