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Nancy Pelosi

Nancy Pelosi

Pelosi Optimistic About Congress Passing Immigration Reform

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said in San Francisco Friday she was optimistic that Congress could soon pass a comprehensive immigration reform bill.

06/21/2013

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Justice Dept. To Probe IRS Conduct; Feinstein & Pelosi Decry Targeting

As new details emerge about the Internal Revenue Service’s controversial practices of targeting conservative groups, the U.S. Justice Department ordered an investigation on the subject and Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday the department was coordinating with the FBI to assess whether or not any laws were broken.

05/14/2013

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi (AP)

Pelosi To ‘Fight’ For Gun Control, Predicts DOMA Defeat & Immigration Reform

U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) predicted a high court victory for same-sex marriage, signaled the passage of immigration reform efforts soon and promised a tough fight to ensure a federal background check is required for all gun purchases.

03/28/2013

Newly-elected Pope Francis I (Argentinian Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio) appears on the central balcony of St Peter's Basilica on March 13, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Bay Area’s Pelosi, Eshoo Join Vice President For Pope’s Installation

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Congresswoman Anna Eshoo are joining Vice President Joe Biden on his trip to the Vatican for the installation Mass of Pope Francis next week.

03/15/2013

President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech before a joint session of Congress.(Photo by Charles Dharapak-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama To Headline San Francisco Fundraiser In April

The April 3 fundraiser in San Francisco will raise money for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. According to an invitation obtained by The Associated Press, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi will also attend.

03/14/2013

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) answers a question about who she is rooting for in the Super Bowl, January 23, 2013. (CBS)

Nancy Pelosi Selected For Induction Into Women’s Hall Of Fame

Pelosi, a Baltimore native who represents San Francisco, is being recognized for 25 years in politics and for being the nation’s first female House speaker.

03/13/2013

(University of San Francisco)

UCSF Projects $28M In Research Fund Losses This Year From Sequester

UCSF is the largest public recipient of National Institutes of Health funding nationwide, but they project a loss of $28 million in funding this year due to the recent sequestration.

03/08/2013

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) answers a question about who she is rooting for in the Super Bowl, January 23, 2013. (CBS)

Baltimore Native House Minority Leader Pelosi Rooting For 49ers In Super Bowl

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says she’ll be rooting for San Francisco, the city she has represented in Congress for the past quarter-century, over Baltimore, the city where she was born and raised, when it comes to the Super Bowl.

01/23/2013

President Barack Obama speaks on proposals to reduce gun violence as Vice President Joe Biden watches on January 16, 2013. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Reacts Favorably To President Obama’s Plan To Curb Gun Violence

A CBS 5 poll of Bay Area residents – taken shortly after the president released his plan – showed significant support for background checks (76%), an assault weapons ban (71%), and ammunition limits (67%).

01/16/2013

Nancy Pelosi

Pelosi: Don’t Tie Spending Cuts To Debt Ceiling Deal

Struggling for the upper hand in the next round of debt talks, Republicans and Democrats this weekend drew lines in the sand they said they’d never cross when it comes to the U.S. debt limit.

01/07/2013

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