Nancy Pelosi

Government, Business

Biden, House Leaders Brokered Late-Night Breakthrough

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi meets with the press during a break in Friday's discussions Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, flanked by House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md., left) and House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-S.C.), addresses the media during a break in discussions. (J. Scott Applewhite/Associated Press)

WASHINGTON — The House of Representatives approved a $1 trillion package of road and other infrastructure projects late Nov. 5 after Democrats resolved a monthslong standoff between progressives and moderates, notching a victory that President Joe Biden and his party had become increasingly anxious to claim.

Alan Fram | Associated Press
November 5, 2021
Government, Business, Safety

House Vote on Infrastructure Pushed to Sept. 30

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi House Speaker Nancy Pelosi had originally pledged to House moderates a vote on the infrastructure legislation by Sept. 27. (J. Scott Applewhite/Associated Press)

WASHINGTON — With President Joe Biden’s broad domestic agenda at risk of collapse, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sept. 26 vowed that Democrats will pass a bipartisan infrastructure bill this week and push ahead on the bigger $3.5 trillion social safety net and climate change bill while acknowledging the total amount will drop.

Hope Yen | The Associated Press
September 27, 2021
Government, Business

Pelosi Pulls Back on Infrastructure in ‘Phase Four’ Stimulus

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) speaks to the media after the House passed the CARES Act. (Sarah Silbiger/Bloomberg News)

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi scaled back her ambitions for Congress’ next coronavirus stimulus package to focus on additional direct payments to individuals and expanded loans to businesses, possibly leaving an $800 billion infrastructure plan and other Democratic priorities for a later bill. (With video)

April 3, 2020
Government, Business

Trump, Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Discuss Infrastructure Proposals April 30

Nancy Pelosi Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (Jason Alden/Bloomberg News)

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she plans to meet with President Donald Trump next week to discuss an infrastructure deal, even as she resists calls from some fellow Democrats to initiate impeachment proceedings against him.

Erik Wasson | Bloomberg News
April 24, 2019
Government, Business, Logistics

Pelosi Says Trump Willing to Work With Dems on Infrastructure

Nancy Pelosi U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, speaks during a luncheon event at the Economic Club of Washington D.C. (Alex Edelman/Bloomberg News)

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said President Donald Trump “assured” her that they could work together on two bipartisan priorities: increasing infrastructure spending and reining in drug prices.

March 8, 2019
Government, Business

Even in Shutdown, Pelosi and House Democrats’ Legislative Priorities Include Infrastructure

Nancy Pelosi and the Democrats Even with the government partially shut down and the battle over a border wall, infrastucture is high on Pelosi and the Democrats' list of legislative priorities. (J. Scott Applewhite/Associated Press)

High on the list of priorities for the new Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives is funding for infrastructure projects, something transportation officials and freight executives around the country agree is badly needed for reducing congestion and to boost regional economies.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
January 10, 2019