#House Democrats

Pelosi: Democrats within striking distance of deal

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Friday that Democrats are within striking distance of winning a long-sought agreement on President Biden 's sweeping domestic agenda. Returning to the Capitol from a White House breakfast with the president, the Speaker said there are "a couple outstanding issues" to iron out in the health care arena but that the environmental aspects of the bill "are resolved" and she's "optimistic" that a deal is close.
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House Democrats Seek Documents Regarding NFL's Investigation of WFT Workplace Culture

Multiple House Democrats are looking for more transparency from the NFL regarding its investigation into workplace misconduct inside the Washington Football Team. Liz Clarke of the Washington Post reported Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.) and Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-Ill.) sent NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell a letter asking him to provide "all documents and communications obtained in connection with the investigation into the WFT, its management, its owners, and any other matter relating to or resulting from the WFT investigation."

House Democrats Demand the Truth About 1/6 and Work to Advance the Build Back Better Agenda

This week, the House continued our work For he People by taking steps to advance the Build Back Better agenda, as well as fulfilling our constitutional obligation to investigate the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol. On Thursday, the House passed a bipartisan resolution to cite Steve Bannon for contempt of Congress after he refused to comply with a subpoena issued by the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol. I am deeply disappointed by many of my Republican colleagues’ failure to fulfill our duties to provide oversight by seeking the testimony of those with information needed to protect our democracy and commend those that chose country over party by voting to hold Mr. Bannon in contempt. Today, the House also passed the PUMP for Nursing Mothers Act, ensuring workplace and pay protections for nursing employees in the workforce.
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House Votes to Hold Trump Ally Bannon in Contempt

House Democrats voted Thursday to hold former President Donald Trump's ally Stephen Bannon in contempt of Congress for defying a subpoena to turn over documents and provide testimony related to a congressional investigation into the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. [. Read:. Bannon Contempt Vote Renews Subpoena Fight...

Democrats grapple with pared down Build Back Better agenda

(CNN) — Forced to pare down their bill to expand the social safety net, Democrats are now having to make tough calls on what they can cut from the proposal, prompting fresh concerns from members who had been working for years on provisions that once had been included in President Joe Biden's Build Back Better agenda and now may be on the chopping block.