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Refinery29: A Few Other Things Nancy Pelosi Can Do In Heels

On Wednesday, minority leader of the House of Representatives and all-around badass Nancy Pelosi held the floor in advocacy of Dreamers for more than eight hours. In doing so, she beat out the record for the longest speech in the chamber, made by representative Champ Clark of Missouri in 1909 (he spoke for five hours […]

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CNN: New poll suggests attacks on Nancy Pelosi won’t matter in midterms

Republican House candidates have attacked their Democratic opponents over their future potential vote to make Nancy Pelosi the speaker of the House again. Many Democrats fearing potential electoral repercussions have responded by pledging not to vote for Pelosi, if they are elected. CNN’s new poll suggests that Democrats may be overreacting. While the California Democrat […]

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KQED: Nancy Pelosi: ‘Trump Has Engendered a Culture of Corruption’

One day after a guilty verdict was handed down to President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager and a guilty plea came from his former lawyer, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told KQED that Trump has “engendered a culture of cronyism and corruption in D.C.,” but warned that any effort at impeachment would need to be […]

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Real Clear Politics: The Case for Nancy Pelosi

More than 40 Democratic nominees for House seats, and another 11 Democratic incumbents, have publicly said they don’t want Rep. Nancy Pelosi to regain the speaker’s gavel if their party wins control of the chamber. But they can’t give a good reason why. Both the New York Times and NBC News recently cataloged the comments […]

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New York Times: Who’s Afraid of Nancy Pelosi?

Normally, a party that gives away $2 trillion without worrying about where the money will come from can buy itself at least a few votes. But Donald Trump’s tax cut remains remarkably unpopular, and Republicans barely mention it on the campaign trail — in fact, Democrats are running against the tax cut more than Republicans […]

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Esquire: You Want Nancy Pelosi Out? Find Somebody Better.

All right, if we must, let’s talk about Nancy Pelosi. She is in the unenviable position of being both the perfect target for the lower forms of algae who comprise the Republican base and the people who pander to them, as well as being one of the Democrats’ most formidable fundraisers and (perhaps) the greatest […]

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Pelosi Statement on San Francisco Mayoral Race

Washington, D.C. — House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today issued the following statement on San Francisco Mayoral race: “As a leader in our community, Mark Leno has been a staunch advocate for justice and fairness for all. His unwavering commitment to working families, public safety, affordable access to health care, and equality under the law, […]

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Pelosi Statement on Tuesday’s Primaries

Washington, D.C. — House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi today released the following statement after primaries in California, New Jersey, Iowa, New Mexico and four other states: “From the heartland of America to the coasts, American voters sent the Republican Majority a powerful message of rejection of the GOP’s relentless efforts to destroy health care and […]

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WGN9: Pelosi pushes Chuy and infrastructure in Chicago visit

Two Democrats looking to help each other met in Chicago Friday. One wants a job in Washington. And if he gets it, he could help the other get her old job back: Speaker of the U.S. House. Candidate for Congress Jesus Chuy Garcia and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi heard from community leaders and toured […]

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