Pelosi Expects House to Pass Infrastructure Bill This WeekDemocratic lawmakers are facing a critical week on Capitol Hill as they seek to navigate internal divisions that could endanger Pres. Biden's domestic policy agenda, all while staring down a fast-approaching deadline to avoid a lapse in government funding before the month's end.
Pelosi Tells House Democrats to Prepare for "Adjustments" to $3.5 Trillion Spending PlanHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi told her Democratic colleagues on Monday that they should brace for "adjustments" to the $3.5 trillion social spending package to fit the Senate's constraints for the budget process lawmakers are using to fast-track the legislation through Congress.
'Not the Last Word;' Vice President Harris, Bay Area Lawmakers Condemn Texas Abortion Law, SCOTUS DecisionBay Area and state officials lambasted both the U.S. Supreme Court and the Texas state government after the high court declined to approve an emergency petition to stop a Texas law banning abortions six weeks or more after conception.
TEXAS ABORTION LAW: After SCOTUS Decision, Pelosi Says House Will Take Up Bill Protecting Repro RightsHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Thursday that when congress returns to session this month, she plans to bring up a bill that codifies the landmark Roe Vs Wade decision on abortion.
Exclusive: Speaker Pelosi Weighs in on Afghanistan Crisis, Issues Facing CaliforniaHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi visited the KPIX 5 News studio early Tuesday evening, giving an exclusive interview that touched on COVID, the crisis in Afghanistan and the state's gubernatorial recall election.
Moderate Democrats Threaten Passage of $3.5 Trillion Spending BillNine moderate House Democrats have told House Speaker Nancy Pelosi they won't consider backing a massive $3.5 trillion social spending bill until the Senate-passed bipartisan infrastructure passage becomes law.
COVID: CDC Issues New Eviction Moratorium Until October 3The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a new eviction moratorium that would last until October 3, as the Biden administration sought to quell intensifying criticism from progressives that it was allowing vulnerable renters to lose their homes during a pandemic.
House Speaker Pelosi Names GOP Rep. Cheney To Select Committee On Jan. 6 InsurrectionHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday named Republican Rep. Liz Cheney to a new select committee on the violent Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol, elevating the most unyielding GOP critic of former President Donald Trump to work alongside seven Democrats on the high-profile investigation.
House Approves Committee To Probe January 6 U.S. Capitol Insurrection On Party Line VoteSplit along party lines, the House launched a new investigation of the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection on Wednesday, approving a special committee to probe the violent attack as police officers who were injured fighting former President Donald Trump’s supporters watched from the gallery above.
House Speaker Pelosi Creating Select Committee To Investigate Jan. 6 InsurrectionHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi told Democratic colleagues on Tuesday that she is creating a new committee to investigate the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol, according to a person familiar with her remarks.
'Landmark Victory;' Bay Area Lawmakers React to Obamacare Decision By U.S. Supreme Court DecisionBay Area lawmakers weighed in Thursday morning following the decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to dismiss a challenge by Republican-led states to the Affordable Care Act.