• Live: Nancy Pelosi and Adam Schiff hold news conference
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    Live: Nancy Pelosi and Adam Schiff hold news conference

    SAID TO YOU BEFORE, ACROSS THE COUNTRY YOU COULD SEE GROWN MEN CRYING AT MEETINGS BECAUSE OF THE COST OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS. IT’S ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE FOR THEM TO BE HEALTHY AND FINANCIALLY HEALTHY WITH THE RISING COST OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS. IN THE LAST YEAR’S ELECTION, THIS WAS A HIGH PRIORITY. IT CONTINUES TO BE. SO, WHEN THE PRESIDENT SAYS THAT HE CAN’T DO ANYTHING WITH THE THREAT OF IMPEACHMENT, THE THREAT OF IMPEACHMENT, I HOPE THAT DOESN’T MEAN THAT HE DOESN’T WANT TO WORK TOGETHER TO LOWER THE COST OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS. IF WE GIVE THE SECRETARY ADDITIONAL POWERS TO NEGOTIATE FOR LOWER COSTS IT WOULD END THE DISPARITY BETWEEN…

  • Pelosi says U.S. in ‘constitutional crisis’
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    Pelosi says U.S. in ‘constitutional crisis’

    -Can you update us on when you will schedule the contempt vote on AG Barr? And, also, do you agree with Chairman Nadler that the country is currently in a constitutional crisis? -Yes, I do agree with Chairman Nadler, because the Administration has decided that they are not going to honor their oath of office. Now he’s staked out — because he has seen so much in the committee, the committee work. I’m very proud of the Judiciary Committee and the work that they have done. In terms of timing, when we’re ready, we’ll come to the floor. And we’ll just see, because there might be some other contempt-of-Congress issues…