Democrats Defend Naming Muslim To House Intelligence Panel Amid ProtestsTop Democrats are defending their appointment of a Muslim congressman to the House Intelligence Committee after protests erupted on social media, warning the move is dangerous.
Pelosi Says She Doesn't Know Obamacare Architect, Despite Touting His Work In 2009House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., downplayed critical comments made by an architect of the Affordable Care Act by saying she doesn’t “know who he is” – although Pelosi’s office has previously stated that they’ve relied on Jonathan Gruber’s analysis.
Clinton Joins Dems In Call For Women's Rights 'Movement' To Win ElectionsFormer Secretary of State and potential 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said that Congress is increasingly detached from the lives of most Americans, especially in regards to women’s rights and increasing minimum wage.
Pelosi: Dems Never Treated Bush The Way Republicans Treat ObamaHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi claims that Democrats never treated President George Bush as badly while he was in office as Republicans do with President Barack Obama.
Dem Rep To Immigrant Minors: 'I Felt Ashamed' Of AmericaRep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., said on Tuesday that she “felt ashamed” of the U.S. for the way the country is handling an ongoing influx of unaccompanied immigrant children illegally crossing the Mexican border into America.
Pelosi Opposes Bill Allowing Border Patrol To Turn Back Immigrants After Saying Last Week It Would Not Be 'Deal-Breaker'Democratic opposition increased Wednesday to legal changes that would speed removals of young Central American migrants, jeopardizing President Barack Obama's call for $3.7 billion in emergency border spending to deal with the remarkable surge of unaccompanied youths at the South Texas border.
Reid: 'I'm Not Going To Block Anything'Outlines of a possible compromise that would more quickly deport minors arriving from Central America emerged Thursday as part of President Barack Obama's $3.7 billion emergency request to address the immigration crisis on the nation's southern border.
Pelosi: 'We're Not Running On Or From The Affordable Care Act'House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says Democrats will make a judgment call on whether or not to run on Obamacare during this year’s midterm elections.
Pelosi: 'As A Country, We Cannot Prohibit A Path To Citizenship' For Illegal AliensMaking a weaving string of comments on immigration reform at the Peter G. Peterson Foundation economic summit in Washington, the California Democrat said that “as a country, we cannot, let me say, we cannot prohibit a path to citizenship” for illegal immigrants.
Rangel: Americans Not 'Going To Lose Sleep Over Benghazi' Rep. Charles Rangel, D-N.Y., said that the Thursday House vote to establish a select committee on the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack is of little concern to Americans outside of the Republican Party, and that people are not “going to lose sleep” over the issue.
Kerry: I Will 'Cooperate' With Benghazi Subpoena, 'Have Absolutely Nothing To Hide'Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday during a news conference that he will cooperate with the House Oversight Committee’s hearing on the 2012 Benghazi attack, a day after the State Department stated he would not appear.
Pelosi Wants Benghazi Select Committee To Be Bipartisan So It Can 'Be Fair'House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is calling on the select committee to investigate the Benghazi terror attack that killed four Americans to be bipartisan.