Pelosi: GOP Is 'Threatening a Partial Government Shutdown'

Katz, Eric
January 2015
Government Executive;1/12/2015, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the remarks of U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on House Republicans' offer to reconcile their caucus' desire to end President Barack Obama's executive action to defer deportation for millions of immigrants. Pelosi said House Republicans are threatening a partial government shutdown, choosing a time of rising terrorism to imperil the security of the entire country.


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