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Attendees at a music festival in New York on Saturday night appeared to boo Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi after she made a surprise appearance at the event.
Pelosi, dressed in a white pantsuit with a matching scarf, took to the stage at the Global Citizen music festival in New York where she was booed by the audience, videos on social media show.
After being introduced onstage by Priyanka Chopra Jonas, an actress married to Nick Jonas, Pelosi spoke briefly about carbon pollution and climate change.
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“As president of the house, I am here to thank you for your dazzling advocacy, your entrepreneurial spirit and your determination as citizens of the world,” she told the crowd, according to the New York. Post.
“It is thanks to your help that the United States recently enacted historic, game-changing climate legislation,” she added.notexpelled by the mob. “It will reduce carbon pollution by 40% by 2030, it will give a landmark, a historic $370 billion to tackle the climate crisis.”
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The California representative can also be heard calling for “better water and air for our children” and “better paying jobs and lower energy bills for their parents.”
The crowd continued to react loudly to his comments.
Pelosi can also be heard mentioning that her grandsons Paul and Thomas were in the audience.
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Other people can be heard cheering Pelosi and cheering.
Mariah Carey, Metallica, The Jonas Brothers and Usher performed at the festival.
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen also spoke at the Central Park event.