Nancy Pelosi Offers Shooting Condolences

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi is offering her condolences over the mounting loss of life from Friday’s shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., which reportedly has left 27 people dead, including 18 children. “No words can console the parents of the children murdered at Sandy Hook Elementary … Continue reading

Pelosi Sets ‘The Record Straight’ on Dem Budget Cuts, Entitlement Reform

Even as President Obama and GOP House Speaker John Boehner debate how to avoid the coming so-called fiscal cliff, and whether to raise taxes on the wealthiest Americans, Democrats already are on record with $1.6 trillion in proposed federal spending cuts and have enacted entitlement reform through the landmark 2010 … Continue reading

Pelosi: The Supercommittee’s Work Should Be ‘Public Domain’

Even as lawmakers wrangle over the details of the work of the so-called supercommittee, the top House Democrat is calling for more openness in the decision-making of the bipartisan deficit-reduction panel. Created by last summer’s federal debt deal, the members of the supercommittee have just until Thanksgiving to find $1.2 … Continue reading