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Speaker of the House, focused on strengthening America's middle class and creating jobs; mother, grandmother, dark chocolate connoisseur.

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Join essential home care workers, advocates, Members of Congress and me live at the "Care Can't Wait" event to high… me live at the U.S. Capitol for my weekly press conference.
Today, I met with @LouisianaGov and @RepTroyCarter on helping disaster victims following hurricanes that hit Louisi…, I met with @RepKarenBass & His Excellency João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, President of the Republic of A…, I was honored to welcome @ScottMorrisonMP, Prime Minister of Australia, to the United States Capitol ahead o… @ScottMorrisonMP, Prime Minister of Australia and me live at the United States Capitol ahead of a bipartisan l… Speaker, it was my privilege to welcome The Right Honorable @BorisJohnson, M.P., Prime Minister of the United Ki… The Right Honorable @BorisJohnson, M.P., Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ir… to join House Democrats yesterday to unveil the Protecting Our Democracy Act. This comprehensive reform is es…
Today I planted a flag at artist Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg’s “In America: Remember,” an art installation on the N… @HouseDemocrats and me live at the United States Capitol for a press conference on the Protecting Our Democrac… artist Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg and me at In America: Remember, a public art installation on the National M… years ago, @LeaderMcConnell said: “America can't default. That would be a disaster." Yet, now he and @SenateGOP situation facing Haitian migrants at the border is heartbreaking, and Congress will continue to closely monitor… migrants seeking asylum must be treated in accordance with the law and with basic decency. Any acts of aggressi… of the mistreatment of Haitian migrants fleeing violence and devastation from natural disasters are deeply…
When SCOTUS takes up Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, @HouseDemocrats urge it to respect the law, prec… or undermining Roe presents a threat to equality and justice in America, as the Mississippi ban particul…’s draconian abortion ban – one in a heartbreaking and nationwide assault against women’s freedoms – is…, Congressional Democrats are taking action in the Courts as we stand with the American people and the law in… my interview with @CommonsSpeaker @G7 Speaker’s Conference. Safety & security is the basis for every other go… look forward to passing this crucial legislation with bipartisan support through both chambers and sending to th… the debt limit is about meeting obligations the government has already made, like the bipartisan emergen… suspension of the debt limit through 12/22 would provide an amount of time commensurate w/ the debt incurred as a… legislation to avoid a government shutdown will also include a suspension of the debt limit through December 20… week, the House of Representatives will pass legislation to fund the government through December of this year…, and every day, Democrats reaffirm our pledge to honor all who don the uniform, no matter who you are or whom…’ bold action to send this injustice to the dustbin of history immediately strengthened our national secur… years ago today, America took a monumental step forward on the march toward full equality.   When the repeal of… was a privilege to meet with Leader @Keir_Starmer of the UK Labour Party in London this morning to discuss the e…
This flag, which flew over the U.S. Capitol on the day of @POTUS inauguration, will carry on the proud tradition in… behalf of the United States Congress, it was my official honor to join @CommonsSpeaker in Chorley’s St. Laurence…
It was truly a pleasure to mark the occasion of the @G7 Speakers’ Meeting in Chorley, UK by planting an American S… democracies are what make up strong democracies: informed and enriched by the values and voices we represent.… the @G7 Speaker’s Meeting, I was also pleased to meet with @RichardFerrand, President of the French National… is a privilege to join @CommonsSpeaker in his proud hometown of Chorley for the 20th @G7 Speakers’ Meeting.
It was a privilege to speak with @RobinNiblett at @ChathamHouse for a moderated conversation this morning. For over… it was a privilege to meet with @AlokSharma_RDG in London ahead of @COP26 to reaffirm our shared commitment t… @RobinNiblett and me at @ChathamHouse in London for a moderated conversation.
Today, it was a great privilege to accept an Honorary Membership to @CambridgeUnion and serve as their inaugural sp… was also my honor to personally invite the Prime Minister to a bipartisan leadership meeting in the United State…, it was my honor to meet with @BorisJohnson to celebrate the special relationship between America and the Uni… me at the @CambridgeUnion for a moderated conversation and acceptance of an honorary membership.
As House Speaker, it is my official privilege to join my G7 colleagues in the United Kingdom for this year’s Speake… we #BuildBackBetter, we will create jobs, cut taxes and lower health costs for families across America. Read m… to @HouseDemocrats’ leadership, health coverage through the ACA is more affordable than ever. With families…’s record breaking enrollment numbers are further proof of the life-saving role the Affordable Care Act serves… Kamala Harris became @VP, America took a glorious step into the future. In the White House, she is not only ma…, our country’s foundational spirit of E Pluribus Unum – from many, one – continues to inspire Democrats as w… our nation’s founding, Latinos and Latinas have played an integral role in the American story. From these ext… COVID-19, our nation has been grateful for the courageous service of so many Hispanic Americans on the front… offers a special opportunity to come together in celebration of our Latino communities, who…
In order to #BuildBackBetter, we have to start with women, who have seen the biggest challenges during the pandemic…
I was proud to recommend to @POTUS that @RepBarbaraLee continue her service as our representative to the United Nat… Barbara Lee has the confidence of the Congress to continue to represent the U.S. at the 76th General… Americans across the country mark #September11, we recommit to our sacred promise to never forget – both what we… Lincoln once cautioned the country of “the silent artillery of time,” threatening to erode our memories.… by their strength, resilience & persistence, @HouseDemocrats are fighting to honor this truth: no woman shoul… there remains work to do. 1 in 3 women today have experienced sexual & domestic violence – with even higher rat…, Americans celebrate the lives saved & the progress forged by this legislation, first championed by @POTUS du… nearly three decades, the #ViolenceAgainstWomenAct has stood as one of our nation’s most powerful tools in the… our darkest moment, America showed the world our greatness in the heroism of the first responders who rushed int… Members of Congress and me at the U.S. Capitol for a Bipartisan Congressional Remembrance Ceremony marking 20… what happened behind-the-scenes last week at the United States Capitol and in my travels with my Medium post, ‘…
Deeply concerned with allegations of torture in detention of aid worker Abdulrahman al-Sadhan. His sentencing conti…
It was a solemn privilege to visit the @Sept11Memorial to mark 20 years since the terror attacks on our nation.   W… my full statement on twenty years since the September 11th attacks here. years later — after the rubble has been cleared, the fires extinguished and our cities rebuilt — Americans c… painful memories of September 11th remain forever etched in the hearts of every American, inspiring us to come…, the story of #September11 is also one of heroism and hope. In one of our nation’s darkest moments, Americans f… years ago, the terror attacks on #September11 forever changed our nation and the world. We hold dear the me…
Grateful to receive an honorary degree yesterday from @SmithCollege as a part of their Year on Democracies. Watch m… we’re going to #BuildBackBetter, we need to make sure women are able to fully participate in the workforce.
Retweeted by Nancy Pelosi.@POTUS & @HouseDemocrats have created more than 4 million jobs. Now we must unlock the full economic power of ever… to join @RepJohnLarson & @GovNedLamont at Goodwin University to celebrate the expanded Biden #ChildTaxCredit,… me live with @RepMcGovern for a press event to highlight the American Rescue Plan and the Biden…
Join @RepJohnLarson, @GovNedLamont and me live for a press event to celebrate the expanded Biden #ChildTaxCredit. me live for my weekly press conference at the United States Capitol.
Let us draw inspiration from Judaism’s beautiful call to repair the world and build a fairer future for generations… holy season, Jewish families look ahead after a challenging past year — including a disturbing rise in antisem… offers an opportunity for millions of Jewish families to rejoice with loved ones and reflect on the b… we observe #LaborDay, we remember a titan of labor: Richard Trumka. Richard dedicated his life to the labor move… our nation emerges from this crisis, Democrats will not relent in our fight to build an economy that works for e… many victories secured by the heroes of organized labor helped forge the middle class and continue to benefit e… #LaborDay our nation honors all hard-working Americans, who are the backbone of our economy, & the labor unions…
With @POTUS’ vision to #BuildBackBetter, Democrats are giving leverage not to the rich, but to the children of Amer…
Congressional Democrats and President Biden will #BuildBackBetter – with more jobs, cut taxes and lower costs for a…’s job report is further evidence of the need to #BuildBackBetter for our economy. As the delta variant contin…
Join me live with Rep. Doggett in Austin to highlight Democrats’ priorities in the forthcoming #BuildBackBetter Act… My Full Statement on Supreme Court Shadow Ruling on Texas Reproductive Rights Case here: the Supreme Court takes up its reproductive rights case this year, we urge it to uphold, as Justice Sotomayor… woman has the constitutional right to basic health care. SB8 is the most extreme, dangerous abortion ban in h… Court’s cowardly decision to uphold a flagrantly unconstitutional assault on women’s rights and health is stagg…
As COVID continues to take a toll on mental health, we must do more to treat addiction, end the stigma & advance eq… we mark the first day of #NationalRecoveryMonth today, Congress stands with all who struggle with substance use… woman, everywhere has the constitutional and moral right to basic reproductive health care. We will fight SB8…’s failure to block #SB8 has delivered catastrophe to women in Texas. This radical law is an all out effort t… are committed to the #BuildBackBetter agenda so that we help women return to the workplace and ensure tha…
The Congress will continue to work closely with @POTUS and the Admin, as we are briefed regularly and work to addre… we honor the heroism of the fallen, we salute each member of our military, intelligence and diplomatic communiti…