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Pelosi Makes Bold Prediction

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi predicted the Supreme Court will uphold the constitutionality of the health care law by a 6-3 vote....

Sam Stein

Nancy Pelosi Is Being 'Thrown Under The Bus,' Says Company That Requested Health Care Waivers

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 07.17.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) played no role in the process by which health care waivers were granted to a number of bus...

Pelosi: Nothing 'I Have Ever Done' Compares With Passing Health Care Reform

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Outgoing Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi said recently that out of everything she has done over the last four years as leader of the chamber, "nothi...

The Blind Side: Starring Nancy Pelosi and Barack Obama

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

While I'm cheering for Pelosi's political skill, I wish I could be cheering louder for passage of a bill that actually did more to accomplish universal affordable health care for all Americans.

Constitutional Law 101: Health Care Reform

Tony Blankley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tony Blankley

The resistance of our governing system to passing so unpopular a bill as the current health care reform is so powerful that it has driven Pelosi to actually publicly consider violating the constitutional process for enacting laws.

Nancy Pelosi Says She Has The Votes To Pass Health Care

National Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Offering Democrats a potential means to revive their top domestic priority, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi flatly predicted Wednesday afternoon that she c...

Ryan Grim

The House Health Care Bill: Read It

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) officially unveiled the House health care reform bill that is headed to the House floor. The ceremony, held on the Wes...

Nancy Pelosi Under Pressure To Salvage Health Care Agenda

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Scott Brown's stunning upset victory in Massachusetts has reshuffled the Senate, but its immediate consequences have fallen hardest on House Speaker N...

Ryan Grim

Pelosi To Dems: Time To Take A Stand On Public Option

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Nancy Pelosi is ready to rumble. The House Speaker told her Democratic caucus Tuesday night that she plans to bring a health care reform bill with a r...

Calling Out the House Progressive Caucus: Are You Men and Women, or Are You Mice?

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

If you break your pledge and vote for a health reform bill without this minimally robust version of the public option, you've ensured that even with a Democratic majority, all "reform" will be limited by your Blue Dog colleagues.

Pelosi Shoots Down Public Option 'Trigger'

The Hill | Mike Soraghan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday shot down a healthcare compromise that has been viewed as the best chance for getting a bipartisan bill through...

Pelosi's Secret Weapon in Health Care Debate: Chocolate

nytimes.com | David M. Herszenhorn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The House speaker, Nancy Pelosi of California, unveiled her party's battle plan on Friday for selling major health care legislation during the August ...

Progressive House Democrats Balk At Health Care Compromise

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Congressional Democrats are determined to show progress on health care overhaul by pushing President Barack Obama's top domestic pr...

Ryan Grim

Pelosi: GOP Frightened Of Health Care Reform's Political Power

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

More is at stake than the health of the American people in the congressional effort to overhaul the health care system. The loyalty of the American pu...

Ryan Grim

Pelosi: We Could Work Through Recess

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday that Democrats are getting increasingly close to a health care reform vote on the House floor and nee...

Sahil Kapur

Pelosi Promises Passage of Health Reform Bill With Public Option

HuffingtonPost.com | Sahil Kapur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Speaker Nancy Pelosi affirmed on Wednesday that the House would pass a health care bill before the August recess, and she said in no equivocal terms t...

Ryan Grim

Pelosi: Health Care Reform Can't Pass Without Public Option

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told the Huffington Post Thursday that a health care overhaul that did not include a public option wouldn't make it through...

Pelosi: House Taking Up Health Care Before Recess

AP | ERICA WERNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House scrambled to unify Democrats behind a single health care appeal Wednesday _ lower costs, plenty of choice _ amid co...