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Nancy Pelosi: Why I support gay marriage

Supreme Court's ruling must be firm and clear: DOMA and Prop. 8 are unconstitutional.<p>Edie Windsor lost the love of her life in 2009. They had been together for more than 40 years. They were partners and best friends. They shared everything and honored their responsibilities to one another. Yet, in …

Nancy Pelosi, Harry Reid Speak Out Against Russian Anti-Gay Law At Winter Olympics

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nev.) are the latest to join the growing backlash against Russia's anti-gay restrictions, which officials have said will be in effect at the Sochi Winter Olympic games.<p>The controversial law enacting many of the restrictions, …

Nancy Pelosi Dings Putin: I Hope His Argument For Equality Applies To 'Gays And Lesbians In Russia'

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Thursday that she thought it was "great" that Russian President Vladimir Putin included a line in his controversial New York Times op-ed about all people being created equal under God.<p>But she reminded him he needs to practice what he …

Nancy Pelosi: 'Of Course' Obama Should Take Executive Action On LGBT Workplace Discrimination

WASHINGTON -- The White House has been mum on whether President Barack Obama is prepared to take executive action to ban workplace discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. But ahead of the State of the Union, House Democratic leaders say taking that step is a no-brainer.<p>…

Pelosi defends income equality push

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Wednesday dismissed the insinuation that Democrats are pivoting to income inequality to distract from the Affordable Care Act.<p>“With all due respect to my Republican colleagues, that is as political [a] statement as one could make,” Pelosi told NPR’s …