Rep. Nancy Pelosi

DETAILS: Rep. Nancy Pelosi
(1940 - ) California
  • United States House of Representatives
  • CA - 12 House
    (2013- present)
  • CA - 8 House
    (1993- 2013)
  • CA - 5 House
    (1987- 1993)
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Abortion

An ongoing controversy about the moral, legal, and religious status of induced abortion. The hottest point of contention lies in which should receive the higher priority when a woman decides not to carry a fetus to term: The woman or the fetus?

DETAILS:

AGAINST Republicans

Republicans focus on the rights and safety of the unborn. Goals focus on restrictions and bans of induced abortions to advocate for the life of the fetus.

FOR Democrats

Democrats focus on the rights and safety of the woman. Goals focus on the woman’s right and ability to choose whether they should carry a fetus to term.

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Military

Both sides support the soldiers, but differ in how much spending and size should go into the active military force.
  • VOTE: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: Speaker
  • 07/23/2019-11:29pm
  • H.R.3304 To exempt for an additional 4-year period, from the application of the means-test presumption of abuse under chapter 7, qualifying members of reserve components of the Armed Forces and members of the National Guard who, after September 11, 2001, are called to active duty or to perform a homeland defense activity for not less than 90 days.
  • Became Public Law No: 116-53., 2 months ago
  • VOTE: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: Speaker
  • 10/16/2019-6:44pm
  • H.J.RES.77 Opposing the decision to end certain United States efforts to prevent Turkish military operations against Syrian Kurdish forces in Northeast Syria.
  • Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 246., 1 month ago

DETAILS:

FOR Republicans

See the military as integral to security. They support growing and funding military branches and operations as well as improving the care of veterins. source

FOR Democrats

Democrats support the military and call for more robust support programs for veterans. They want to cut back on large scale military maneuvers, finding them dangerous and costly.

FOR

Blockchain

Blockchain is technology that uses a closed network of computers to store and contains a ledger of transactions that is very difficult to modify. The Congressional Blockchain Congress has both Democrats and Republicans as its founders and co-chairs. It is one of the few issues democrats, republicans, and independents alive share nearly identical supports and concerns on. <a target=_top class=news-time href=“https://www.forbes.com/sites/rogerhuang/2018/10/22/there-is-bipartisan-agreement-that-cryptocurrency-is-good-for-politics/#207fe4ac3533“>source</a>

DETAILS:

FOR Republicans

Feel it can be used for greater transparency. Voters support the use of blockchain and cryptocurrency for election donations, but also feel there is a lot of room for misuse by politicians. source

FOR Democrats

Feel it can be used for greater transparency. Voters support the use of blockchain and cryptocurrency for election donations, but also feel there is a lot of room for misuse by politicians. source

FOR

Abortion

An ongoing controversy about the moral, legal, and religious status of induced abortion. The hottest point of contention lies in which should receive the higher priority when a woman decides not to carry a fetus to term: The woman or the fetus?

DETAILS:

AGAINST Republicans

Republicans focus on the rights and safety of the unborn. Goals focus on restrictions and bans of induced abortions to advocate for the life of the fetus.

FOR Democrats

Democrats focus on the rights and safety of the woman. Goals focus on the woman’s right and ability to choose whether they should carry a fetus to term.

FOR

Military

Both sides support the soldiers, but differ in how much spending and size should go into the active military force.
  • VOTE: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: Speaker
  • 07/23/2019-11:29pm
  • H.R.3304 To exempt for an additional 4-year period, from the application of the means-test presumption of abuse under chapter 7, qualifying members of reserve components of the Armed Forces and members of the National Guard who, after September 11, 2001, are called to active duty or to perform a homeland defense activity for not less than 90 days.
  • Became Public Law No: 116-53., 2 months ago
  • VOTE: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: Speaker
  • 10/16/2019-6:44pm
  • H.J.RES.77 Opposing the decision to end certain United States efforts to prevent Turkish military operations against Syrian Kurdish forces in Northeast Syria.
  • Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 246., 1 month ago

DETAILS:

FOR Republicans

See the military as integral to security. They support growing and funding military branches and operations as well as improving the care of veterins. source

FOR Democrats

Democrats support the military and call for more robust support programs for veterans. They want to cut back on large scale military maneuvers, finding them dangerous and costly.

FOR

Blockchain

Blockchain is technology that uses a closed network of computers to store and contains a ledger of transactions that is very difficult to modify. The Congressional Blockchain Congress has both Democrats and Republicans as its founders and co-chairs. It is one of the few issues democrats, republicans, and independents alive share nearly identical supports and concerns on. <a target=_top class=news-time href=“https://www.forbes.com/sites/rogerhuang/2018/10/22/there-is-bipartisan-agreement-that-cryptocurrency-is-good-for-politics/#207fe4ac3533“>source</a>

DETAILS:

FOR Republicans

Feel it can be used for greater transparency. Voters support the use of blockchain and cryptocurrency for election donations, but also feel there is a lot of room for misuse by politicians. source

FOR Democrats

Feel it can be used for greater transparency. Voters support the use of blockchain and cryptocurrency for election donations, but also feel there is a lot of room for misuse by politicians. source

DONORS/LOBBYISTS:
    • Company
    • Amount
    • The Internet Association
    • $297.2k
    • Laborers' International Union of North America
    • $95k
    • Facebook, Inc.
    • $65k
    • Roberti Global (f/k/a Roberti White, LLC)
    • $48.9k
    • National Association of Broadcasters
    • $30k
    • National Association of Letter Carriers
    • $30k
    • American Health Care Association
    • $27.5k
    • National Education Association
    • $27k
    • American Federation of Government Employees, AFL-CIO
    • $26.5k
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company
    • $26k
Based on the July 2019 report, next report due August 20th.
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