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Nancy Pelosi

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House GOP Bill Funding Gov’t, Defunding Obamacare Draws Pelosi’s Condemnation

U.S. House Republicans advanced a bill on Friday that would continue funding the government at current spending levels for nearly three months but would strip money appropriated to fund Obamacare. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., condemned the resolution.

09/20/2013

President Barack Obama addressed the nation about a possible military strike on Syria on September 10, 2013. (CBS)

Obama Delays Syria Vote; Bay Area Lawmakers Hope Diplomacy Works

President Obama said in a nationally televised address Tuesday evening that recent diplomatic steps offer “the potential to remove the threat of chemical weapons” inside Syria without the use of force, but he also insisted the U.S. military will keep the pressure on and be ready to respond” if other measures fail.

09/10/2013

White House

Phil Matier: Syria Crisis Creates Unique Bipartisanship

President Barack Obama hasn’t said what he would do if Congress doesn’t authorize his request for a military strike against Syria; but if Bay Area politicians are any indication, the White House may not have the support it wants and needs.

09/06/2013

U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of San Francisco. (Jewel Samad/Getty Images)

House Minority Leader Pelosi Strongly Endorses Military Strike On Syria

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi spoke to reporters in San Francisco on Wednesday to strongly endorse a military strike on Syria and to clarify what that would entail.

09/04/2013

U.S. House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks to members of the media outside the West Wing of the White House after a meeting with President Barack Obama September 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Pelosi Urges Syria Response; Calls On Administration To Reveal Intelligence

The leader of the House Democrats says the public needs to hear more of the intelligence that led the Obama administration to conclude that Syrian President Bashar Assad killed hundreds of his people using chemical weapons.

09/03/2013

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) arrives for a news conference to introduce 37 of the newly-elected House Democratic Members at the U.S. Capitol November 13, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Nancy Pelosi Says She Doesn’t Want To Be House Speaker

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says she doesn’t wish to be Speaker again.

08/30/2013

Egyptians carry the coffin of  a man killed during clashes this week. (KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images)

As Death Tolls Soars Past 600, Pelosi Joins Obama In Condemning Eqypt

Weeping relatives in search of loved ones uncovered the faces of the bloodied, unclaimed dead in a Cairo mosque near the smoldering epicenter of support for ousted President Mohammed Morsi, as the death toll soared past 600 Thursday from Egypt’s deadliest day since the Arab Spring began. World condemnation widened for the bloody crackdown.

08/15/2013

Mark Zuckerberg (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Facebook CEO Publicly Calls For Immigration Reform

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg spoke out publicly for the first time Monday in favor of immigration reform…

08/06/2013

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi presented President Obama with this early birthday cake. (CBS News)

Pelosi Presents Obama With Dark Chocolate Birthday Cake

U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco), known for her affinity for dark chocolate, presented Mr. Obama with a dark chocolate cake topped with the presidential seal and frosted with the words “Happy Birthday, Mr. President.”

07/31/2013

Anthony Weiner participates with fellow New York City mayoral candidates in the Gay Men's Health Crisis Mayoral Forum on HIV/AIDS on July 23, 2013 in New York City. (John Moore/Getty Images)

Pelosi Lashes Out At Weiner Over Latest Sexting Revelations

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says the behavior of Anthony Weiner is “reprehensible” and “disrespectful of women.”

07/25/2013

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