Browsing All posts tagged under »House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA)«

Little Of Pelosi’s Wish List Made It Into COVID-19 Relief Bill. That’s A Relief In Itself.

March 28, 2020 by

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By GianCarlo Canaparo ~ On Friday, the House passed the massive $2 trillion-plus coronavirus relief package that the Senate had passed on Wednesday. There’s a lot in those 880 pages, and much of it is problematic: The bill is neither targeted and temporary, nor directed exclusively at the coronavirus—as scholars at The Heritage Foundation and […]

Pelosi’s Identity Politics Pork Barrel

March 25, 2020 by

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By Mike Gonzalez ~ “You never let a serious crisis go to waste,” Obama adviser Rahm Emanuel said during the country’s last major emergency. Now, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is bringing this noxious idea back as she uses the coronavirus pandemic to permanently stamp identity politics on corporate America. Pelosi’s coronavirus relief bill is a […]

On Eve Of Impeachment Vote, Trump Punches Back Against Pelosi

December 18, 2019 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ One day before the Democrat-led House is set to vote on impeachment, President Donald Trump sent a scathing six-page letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., asserting the House majority was “declaring open war on American Democracy.” “You dare to invoke the Founding Fathers in pursuit of this election-nullification scheme — […]

Washington Post: Pelosi’s A ‘Fashion Icon,’ Melania’s Mired In ‘Miscalculations’

May 27, 2019 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Sunday’s Washington Post Magazine carried a sugary article by freelancer Christina Binkley headlined “She may not acknowledge it, but Nancy Pelosi is a fashion icon.” It began with socialist Barbara Ehrenreich, who thinks Pelosi is too “centrist,” but she had to give her fashion props: She described Pelosi’s swearing-in dress — […]

Equality Act Would Impose Sexual Orthodoxy, GOP Leaders Warn As Vote Nears

May 17, 2019 by

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By Rachel del Guidice ~ Democrats’ “gender equality” bill, a priority for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, actually would harm Americans if passed and not promote equal rights, Republican opponents said Thursday. The legislation, called the Equality Act, is expected to be voted on Friday in the House. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, in a statement […]

Nancy Pelosi Faces Sit-In For Inaction On Anti-Semitism

March 20, 2019 by

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By Courtney Joyner ~ House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Washington, D.C., office was packed with protesters joined together Thursday for a “sit-in” against anti-Semitism in Congress. “We have come today to your office to communicate our severe displeasure and wonderment over your refusal to specifically condemn the anti-Semitic remarks of Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar,” Rabia Kazan, […]

Trump Vows To Have SOTU In ‘Alternative’ Location

January 24, 2019 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump said he would deliver the State of the Union in an “alternative” location after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said he would not be welcome in the House, the traditional venue. Heritage Foundation President Kay Coles James, as part of a meeting of conservative leaders, told the president he […]

Pelosi’s Equality Act Could Lead To More Parents Losing Custody Of Kids Who Want ‘Gender Transition’

January 15, 2019 by

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By Emilie Kao ~ Americans have long understood that children are best cared for by their parents. The state can only intervene in the family when there is demonstrable evidence of abuse and neglect. This has long been established in our laws. But now, transgender ideology is silencing doctors and challenging the way courts define […]

Democrats’ New House Rules Stifle Conservatives, Critics Say

January 12, 2019 by

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By Rachel del Guidice ~ Conservatives say Democrats’ new rules, pushed by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, will stifle conservative lawmakers. “House Democrats are using parliamentary rules to consolidate power in Speaker Pelosi’s hands, push forward a liberal agenda, and deny conservatives an equal voice in what is supposed to be a legislative body that represents […]

‘A Total Waste Of Time’: Trump Walks Out Of Wall Talks After Pelosi Again Refuses Funding

January 10, 2019 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ The day after his nationally televised address on the need for a border wall, President Donald Trump on Wednesday brought candy to a meeting at the White House with Democratic and Republican leaders of Congress to hash out a solution to the partial government shutdown. But the meeting, held in the […]