Tag: Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D.-Calif.)

UNITED STATES - JANUARY 10: Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., attends a news conference in the Capitol introducing a bipartisan bill to increase sanctions on Russia for it's role in U.S. computer hacking, January 10, 2017.(Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

McCain: Trump’s Debt Deal ‘Was Not an Exercise in Bipartisanship’

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union, ” Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) said President Donald Trump’s debt ceiling deal with Democrats “was not an exercise in bipartisanship” given the Republican leadership was “surprised” by the deal. McCain said, “Well in

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 15: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill on June 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. Pelosi fielded questions about the congressional baseball shooting and healthcare. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Pelosi: ‘Something Is Wrong’ With Trump, Mika Tweet Is ‘Blatantly Sexist’

Thursday at her weekly press briefing, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said President Donald Trump’s tweets about MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” co-host Mika Brzezinski were “sad” and “blatantly sexist.” President Trump tweeted: https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/880408582310776832 https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/880410114456465411 Pelosi said, “That really saddens me

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 15: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill on June 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. Pelosi fielded questions about the congressional baseball shooting and healthcare. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Nancy Pelosi: Republicans Being ‘Sanctimonious’ About Colleague Getting Shot by Partisan

When asked about negative discourse playing a role in the shooting of Republicans practicing for a congressional charity baseball game, which critically injured House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said Republicans began the current level of coarse political rhetoric attacking President Bill Clinton in the 1990s.

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 25: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), speaks about the benefits of the Affordable Care Act, during a news conference on Capitol Hill January 25, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Pelosi: Trump Dishonored God By Walking Away From Paris Accord

Friday at her weekly press briefing, Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), said President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement was a “dishonor ” to God. Pelosi said, “This is a matter of environmental justice. Lower

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Pelosi: Trump’s Executive Order on Power Plants Is ‘Sinful’

Thursday at her weekly press briefing Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) called President Donald Trump executive order to roll back President Obama’s climate actions and power plant emissions rules, “sinful.” Pelosi said, “Clean power plant, shocking, almost sinful, really sinful

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House Picks Paul Ryan As House Speaker, 239 to 189

House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R.-Wis.) was reelected to his second term, when legislators in the full House of Representatives backed him on Tuesday over Democratic rival Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), by 239 votes to her 189 votes.

Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH), speaks to the media after the House Democratic leadership elections on Capitol Hill, November 30, 2016 in Washington, DC.

Dems Double Down: Tim Ryan Fails to Oust House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi

Tim Ryan says he’ll let others speculate why one-third of the caucus supports his challenge. Going into the next session of Congress, the Republicans hold 240 seats, the Democrats 194, with one seat to be decided in a run off. Of the 23 most contested seats in 2016, Republicans won 15.