Unemployment benefits are creating jobs faster than practically any other program— Nancy Pelosi
The most sensitive Nancy Pelosi quotes that will inspire your inner self
Every month that we do not have an economic recovery package 500 million Americans lose their jobs.
Hamas is a humanitarian organization.
But we have to pass the bill so you can find out what is in it, away from the fog of the controversy.
If I had my way, sporting guns would be strictly regulated, the rest would be confiscated
I believe in natural gas as a clean, cheap alternative to fossil fuels.
As many of you know, I came from San Francisco.
We don't have a lot of farms there. Well, we do have one - it's a mushroom farm, so you know what that means.
Civilization as we know it today would be in jeopardy if the Republicans win the Senate.
I don’t remember saying that everybody in the country would have a lower premium.
Saddam Hussein certainly has chemical and biological weapons. There's no question about that.
Our view of the law is that it - if somebody is here without sufficient documentation, that is not reason for deportation.
Women are leaders everywhere you look - from the CEO who runs a Fortune 500 company to the housewife who raises her children and heads her household. Our country was built by strong women and we will continue to break down walls and defy stereotypes.
Bipartisanship is nice, but it cannot be a substitute for action, not having it cannot prevent us from going forward.
You know, God bless him, bless his heart, president of the United States, a total failure, losing all credibility with the American people on the economy, on the war, on energy, you name the subject.
You cannot cut your way to deficit reduction.
Anybody who's ever dealt with me knows not to mess with me.
Think of an economy where people could be an artist or a photographer or a writer without worrying about keeping their day job in order to have health insurance.
I believe that nothing has been more wholesome for America, for our government, for our politics, than the increased participation of women.
Saddam Hussein has been engaged in the development of weapons of mass destruction technology which is a threat to countries in the region and he has made a mockery of the weapons inspection process.
In our recovery package we put new standards of accountability and transparency, which we hope will now apply.
Since I was in my 20s, I've been giving my face 30 hot splashes in the morning and at night, and I keep thinking, If it's 25, oh my gosh, I'm going to fall apart.
I know my debt of gratitude to the women who went before, I know my responsibility to young women coming forward.
The president led us into the Iraq war on the basis of unproven assertions without evidence; he embraced a radical doctrine of pre-emptive war unprecedented in our history; and he failed to build a true international coalition.
I was raised in an Italian catholic family in Baltimore, Maryland.
Our faith is very important to us, our patriotism, love of faith, love of family, love of country. I took pride in our Italian American heritage and to be the first woman speaker of the House and the first Italian American speaker of the House, it's quite thrilling for me.
If I cry, it's about the personal loss of a friend or something like that.
But when it comes to politics - no, I don't cry.
Imagine in what the president [Donald trump] wants to do, the 400 wealthiest families in America will get a tax break of $7 million a year.
The impact of climate change is a tremendous risk to the security and well-being of our countries.
When the Kyoto Protocol enters into the force tomorrow, the world will take a significant and long-awaited first step towards stemming global warming. Instead of stepping forward as the world leader on climate change, however, the Bush Administration is clinging to the role of world obstructionist.
A successful marriage is a decision. You decide whether it's going to work, and then you turn around and you've been married 45 years.
We have so much room for improvement.
Every aspect of our lives must be subjected to an inventory... of how we are taking responsibility.
I believe that Hillary Clinton is one of the best prepared people in our history to enter the Oval Office, with her vision, her knowledge, her experience, her strategic thinking, her connection to the American people.
Being the first woman speaker and breaking the marble ceiling is pretty important. Now it's time to move on.
The issue of childcare is the missing link in the full contribution of women to our society and to our economy.
Elect us, hold us accountable, and make a judgment and then go from there.
But I do tell you that if the Democrats win, and have substantial majorities, the Congress of the United States will be more bipartisan.
Take inventory of what you have to offer.
Place a value on it. Respect it - because if you don't respect what you have to offer it's hard for other people to.
On GOP Tax Cuts: They'll take food out of the mouths of children to give tax cuts to the wealthiest.
Who's taking care of the children is an important question for all of us.
I'm a mother of five, and raising five babies, little children, you have to make use of time in a very effective way. So, I think that may have trained me.
On February 17th, Four weeks from [Barack Obama's] inauguration, he signed a bill which saved or created 4 million jobs.
We are not going back to the failed policies of the past. We are fighting for the middle class!
We have our differences since the beginning of America.
It's a legitimate difference. What is the role of government, et cetera, federal, state, local?
Yes, [I am accusing the CIA of] misleading the Congress of the United States, misleading the Congress of the United States. I am.
What I do care about is that it's an obstacle to other women entering politics, because they'll say, "Why would I do that? I have plenty of other options." And women with plenty of options are just the women that we want to be in politics and government.
I have said it before and I will say it again: Impeachment is off the table.
For our daughters and our granddaughters now, the sky is the limit.
Social Security has never failed to pay promised benefits, and Democrats will fight to make sure that Republicans do not turn a guaranteed benefit into a guaranteed gamble.
We're sad about some of the losses of members of great seniority and distinction in the Congress, and some very new members, who will no longer be serving with us.
Even if Osama bin Laden is caught tomorrow, it is five years too late.
To capture him now I don't think makes us any safer.
I have newspapers coming to me and saying, 'Can we get in on the TARP?'.
The Democratic Party has always been a party that is not known for its unanimity.