Nancy Pelosi

Nancy Pelosi

Pelosi defends altered photo of congresswomen

WASHINGTON (AP) – For House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, the swearing-in of a record number of Democratic women was a historic moment worth a photograph. And, she decided, history needed a little digital help.

01/05/2013

Nancy Pelosi

Dem Leader Pelosi to appear on ’30 Rock’ finale

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi will appear on the series finale of NBC’s “30 Rock.”

01/04/2013

Fiscal cliff

Last ditch effort to avoid fiscal cliff under way

WASHINGTON (AP) — The end game at hand, the White House and Senate leaders launched a final attempt at compromise Friday night in hopes of preventing a toxic blend of middle-class tax increases and spending cuts from taking effect.

12/28/2012

Stocks down

Stocks turn lower after consumer confidence sinks

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks fell Thursday, pushed down by unwelcome signs that the economy is still far from repaired and that “fiscal cliff” negotiations are far from sealed.

12/27/2012

Fiscal Cliff

Obama calls congressional leaders on fiscal cliff

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama has made separate phone calls to congressional leaders to discuss the impending fiscal cliff.

12/27/2012

Fiscal cliff

Obama officials, lawmakers set for talks and debt-cutting

An administration official says two of President Barack Obama’s top negotiators on the “fiscal cliff” will meet separately on Thursday with leading lawmakers.

11/28/2012

Pelosi laughs off 'offensive' age question | VIDEO

Rep. Nancy Pelosi laughed off a question as offensive about whether her staying on his House Minority Leader would prevent younger members from assuming leadership roles.

11/14/2012

Official: Pelosi to remain as leader of House Dems

WASHINGTON (AP) – A congressional official says House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi has told her party caucus she will remain as minority leader in the new session of Congress. This official says the 72-year-old Pelosi […]

11/14/2012

Break-in at Nancy Pelosi Calif. wine country home

ST. HELENA, Calif. (AP) — Napa County authorities have arrested a 21-year-old suspected of breaking into House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s home in wine country. Sheriff’s Capt. Tracey Stuart says deputies were dispatched to the […]

11/07/2012

Obama calls lawmakers to set post-election agenda

CHICAGO (AP) – President Barack Obama has telephoned leading lawmakers from both parties to talk about a legislative agenda for the remainder of the year. Obama called House Speaker John Boehner, Senate Majority Leader Harry […]

11/07/2012

Clinton stumps for Dems in Calif. House races

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) – Former President Bill Clinton will appear with four California Democratic congressional candidates at a university rally Tuesday, illustrating the competitiveness created by the state’s independently drawn political boundaries. Clinton hopes to […]

10/09/2012

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