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  • Paul Ryan gives his take on Nancy Pelosi’s eight hour speech Dreamers

    House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) complimented House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s (D-Calif.) stamina on Thursday, one day after she spoke for more than eight hours on the floor, setting a House record. “My hat’s off to her. I don’t know that I could have hacked that for eight hours, so...
  • Nancy Pelosi talks about Dreamers for over 4 hours and she is still talking

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi began speaking on the House floor at 10:04 a.m. Wednesday. And she hasn’t stopped. The California Democrat followed her surprise announcement that she would oppose a budget deal to avert a government shutdown with a talk-a-thon to protest congressional inaction on legislation to protect DREAMers, undocumented...
  • Top Democrats call for Devin Nunes to be removed as Chair of the House Intelligence Committee

    The two top Democrats in Congress called on House Speaker Paul Ryan to remove Devin Nunes as chair of the House Intelligence Committee Thursday, painting Nunes’ push to release a controversial classified memo as an abuse of his position that amounts to carrying water for the White House. “The decision of...
  • Pelosi fires back at Trump !!!

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi fired back at President Trump on Wednesday after he said a government shutdown “could happen” on Saturday and that Democrats would be to blame. “President Trump is the only person talking about a government shutdown,” Pelosi tweeted. “Democrats are hopeful the President will be open to...
  • Nancy Pelosi no longer supporting Rep. John Conyers and calls for him to resign

    The Republican and Democratic leaders of the House both called on Rep. John Conyers to resign Thursday amid mounting allegations of sexual harassment from his former staffers. Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said the allegations are “very credible” and the Detroit Democrat should no longer serve in Congress. “The allegations against Congressman...
  • Nancy Pelosi calls on Conyers to resign amid sex allegations

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The top Democrat in the House on Thursday called on Michigan Rep. John Conyers to resign in the face of multiple accusations of sexual misconduct against the longest-serving member of the House. “The allegations against Congressman Conyers, as we have learned more since Sunday, are serious, disappointing...
  • Growing calls for reforms to sexual harassment policies in Congress

    (CNN) Calls to reform how Congress handles allegations of sexual harassment are gaining steam, as current and former lawmakers and staff push to overhaul an arcane and complex system that they argue doesn’t protect victims. A group of former Hill aides have organized a signature-gathering campaign for a letter...
  • Pelosi backs sexual harassment legislation for Congress

    Washington (CNN) House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Sunday weighed in on the sexual harassment claims current and former female lawmakers are making against their male colleagues in Congress, saying she supports legislative action in Congress to address the issue. “Most of – I didn’t know about some of...
  • Video: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi believes that Trump will stand by DREAMERS

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said today that while President Donald Trump’s actions on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program have been “heartbreaking,” she has “confidence” he will stand by the young immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children, known as Dreamers, going forward. Pelosi told “The View” Friday...