Nancy Pelosi - Controversies

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ing a speech on health care reform on March 9, 2010, Chairwoman Pelosi made the remarks that we have to pass health care reform so that the people can see what's in the bill.  Given that the bill has already passed the House and the Senate and the Speaker of the House is apparently unaware of it's content, the words sparked a controversy.youtube_id_number=KoE1R-xH5To ...

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and May of 2009, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was embroiled in a scandal involving her apparent approval of the use of enhanced interogation techniques coupled with denoucing these tactics in public.  When a CIA memo was leaked detailing the contents of a briefing she recieved in September of 2002 as apparent notification of inent to use waterboarding on a detainee, House Speaker Pelosi accused the CIA of lying.  When an image of the table containing the briefing notes was leaked, Speake ...

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y 29, 2009, JudicialWatch.org published documents obtained through a Freedom of Information Act request that showed that over a two year period Speaker Pelosi's travel expenses were $2,100,744.59.  Of that amount $101,429.14 was spent on in-flight expenses - including food and alcohol.  JudiciaWatch.org pointed out the highlights of that spending as follows:  Speaker Pelosi used Air Force aircraft to travel back to her district at an average cost of $28,210.51 per flight. ...