Published: January 11, 2021
As a pro-Trump mob beat down the door to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office on Wednesday, her staff ran into a conference room, barricaded the door, switched off the lights and cowered under a long table. Eight of them stayed there for 2½hours as rioters pounded on the door and ransacked and defaced the speaker's office, Pelosi told "60 Minutes" on Sunday.
Published: January 08, 2021
WASHINGTON - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Thursday joined Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., in calling on Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment and remove Trump from office.
Published: January 04, 2021
WASHINGTON - A new Congress convened Sunday with Senate Republicans in open warfare, as several GOP senators leveled highly personal accusations against at least a dozen fellow Republicans who are planning a challenge this week to the results of the presidential election.
Published: December 03, 2020
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell each took a stab at breaking the deadlock over a new stimulus, but it wasn't clear that either side budged enough to get a deal in the short time Congress has left to act.
Published: October 24, 2020
WASHINGTON -- Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin delivered a downbeat assessment Friday about his economic stimulus talks with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, saying the speaker had "dug in" and "significant differences" remain.
Published: October 21, 2020
WASHINGTON - Prospects for an economic relief package in the next two weeks dimmed markedly on Tuesday after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell revealed that he has warned the White House not to strike an agreement with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi before the the Nov. 3 election.
Published: October 14, 2020
WASHINGTON - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., defended her strategy on economic relief legislation in a fiery television interview Tuesday evening, repeatedly punching back at CNN host Wolf Blitzer as he questioned why she wouldn't take a $1.8 trillion deal offered by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.
Published: October 11, 2020
WASHINGTON - Senate Republicans and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., raised intense objections Saturday to a new $1.8 trillion economic relief proposal from the Trump administration, greatly dimming prospects for a coronavirus relief deal before the election.
Published: October 05, 2020
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said Sunday there's no deal yet on a new coronavirus relief package as Democrats wait to see whether the Trump administration will agree to terms.
Published: September 30, 2020
WASHINGTON - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and White House chief of staff Mark Meadows both said Tuesday they're hopeful they can reach a fresh economic stimulus agreement, a new burst of optimism one day after House Democrats unveiled a new bill and stalled talks resumed.
Published: September 16, 2020
WASHINGTON - House Democrats expressed anxiety Tuesday about the prospect of adjourning for the election without a new coronavirus relief deal, and Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., announced that the House would remain in session until a new agreement is struck.