April 26, 2018 GU Politics In The News

Democratic Majority Would Act Quickly on Guns, Dreamers, Infrastructure, Pelosi Says


by Lindsey McPherson

This article first appeared in Roll Call.

If Democrats control the House in 2019 they would quickly schedule floor action on gun violence prevention, protections for “Dreamers” and infrastructure, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday.

“When we win and we take over in January, some of the issues that will come up soon are the issues we are asking the speaker to take up now,” Pelosi said, naming those three issues.

Speaking during a town hall event with students at Georgetown University, the California Democrat several times used phrasing that suggests she’s not thinking about “if” Democrats retake the House but “when."

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