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Obama’s Healthcare Speech Alters the Debate, Gains Support

We received this from Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office. PUBLIC SUPPORT GROWS CNN: More than two-thirds of Americans support President Obama’s health care reform proposals – 14 percent higher than before the President’s health care address. Seven out of 10 say the President’s proposals will move the country in the right direction. [CNN, 9/10/09] AARP: 63…

Pelosi on Tax Relief for Middle Class

Pelosi on Tax Day: Millions of Americans Will See Tax Cuts This Year Thanks to Economic Plan of Congress and Obama Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on Tax Day. “Millions of Americans will see their taxes cut this year thanks to the economic plan of the New Direction Congress and President…

Pelosi Meets with the Pope

A lot of my conservative friends were on me this week about Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s trip to Italy following the House vote on the stimulus package.  Turns out, she had an important meeting to attend. Pelosi Statement Following Meeting With Pope Benedict XVI Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement today following…

Facts on the Stimulus Bill

The objections of Senate Republicans to the stimulus package are pretty laughable when you look at some of the facts.  Speaker Pelosi’s office sent the below news release out to counter the Republican noise machine.  Funny, Republicans had no problems spending a half-trillion in Iraq.  CRITICS CONTINUE TO PUSH MISLEADING INFORMATION ABOUT ECONOMIC RECOVERY PLAN…

House to approve SCHIP legislation today

Comments from Speaker Pelosi’s office on today’s SCHIP vote: Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi and parents and children affected by the State Children’s Health Insurance Plan (SCHIP) held a photo opportunity this morning before the final House vote on the bill, which President Obama will sign into law this afternoon. Below are the Speaker’s…

House Passes SCHIP Bill; 11 Million Kids to Benefit

Received this from Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office: Washington, D.C. — Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke on this House floor early this afternoon in support of H.R. 2, the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) Reauthorization bill, which later passed by a strong bipartisan vote of 289 to 139. Below are the Speaker’s remarks: “My colleagues, this…