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Clinton, Warren, and Pelosi Headline DNC2012 tonight

Time Warner Arena DNC2012 (Photo: John Christian Hansen)

Wednesday night’s DNC2012 proceedings will focus on the economy and jobs with business leaders Austin Ligon, founder and retired CEO of CarMax and Jim Sinegal, CEO of Costco speaking about the importance of investing in innovation and infrastructure. AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka will be speaking in the second hour of the program 6pm-7pm (EDT). Tom Steyer, Co-Founder of Advanced Energy Economy will speek following a video presentation on the importance of energy to our economy.

She’s No Quitter

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has just ended two long days of intense speculation. She has announced that she will run for Minority Leader in the next Congress. In a tweet from earlier this morning, she said, “Driven by the urgency of creating jobs & protecting #hcr, #wsr, Social Security & Medicare, I am running for Dem Leader”

Pelosi: Lowest taxes since 1950 because of Democrats changes in tax policy

“Despite all their rhetoric, when the time came to support lower taxes for 98 percent of Americans, Republicans in Congress voted ‘no.’ Not a single Republican voted for tax relief, even in the midst of the greatest recession since Herbert Hoover that they created through the policies of the Bush Administration. By siding with Wall Street, Big Banks, and special interests, Congressional Republicans threaten to reverse this progress and return us to an era of devastating job losses, fiscal irresponsibility, and financial chaos.

Ceremonial Swearing in of Garamendi Thursday Afternoon

We received the following press announcement from Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office this afternoon. Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi will hold a ceremonial swearing-in for Congressman-elect John Garamendi of California on Thursday, November 5 at Noon. Garamendi will be sworn in tomorrow afternoon on the House floor to fill the 10th district seat of California…

Pelosi at 15th Truman Dinner Shows OC Blue Power

Santa Ana, CA — As we reported on Friday, the Democratic Party of Orange County (DPOC) has confirmed the Honorable Nancy Pelosi, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, as the keynote speaker for the 15th Annual Harry S Truman Awards dinner. The DPOC also announced that State Assemblyman Jose Solorio (D-Santa Ana) is the 2009 Truman…

Pelosi to Keynote OC Truman Dinner

The Democratic Party of Orange County’s 15th annual Harry S Truman Awards dinner will take place on Friday, December 4, 2009. This year, the keynote address will be given by Speaker Nancy Pelosi! This year’s award recipients are: Harry S Truman Award honoree will be Assemblymember Jose Solorio. Samuel Gompers Award honoree will be Florice…

Pelosi Makes Appointments to Air Force Academy Board of Visitors

Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Republican Leader John Boehner announced Wednesday House Member appointments to the U.S. Air Force Academy Board of Visitors.  The Speaker has appointed Congressman Jared Polis (D-CO) to the Board, and reappointed Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (D-CA).  Upon the recommendation of Republican Leader Boehner, the Speaker also reappointed Congressman…