Nancy Pelosi

The Capitol is seen as New Year's Day comes to a close with the partial government shutdown in its second week, in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019.
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January 02, 2019 - 7:07 am
By Lisa Mascaro, AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are sweeping into power this week on a campaign promise of improving government for ordinary Americans. But first, they'll have to get government reopened from the partial shutdown. As the Congress gavels in for the...
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The Capitol is mirrored in the Reflecting Pool in Washington, as a partial government shutdown heads into a second week, Friday night, Dec. 28, 2018.
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December 31, 2018 - 1:03 pm
By Zeke Miller and Misa Mascaro, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are introducing a package of bills Monday that would re-open the federal government without approving money for President Donald Trump's border wall. The House is preparing to vote as soon as the new Congress...
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Donald Trump and Nancy Pelosi
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December 31, 2018 - 6:54 am
By Lisa Mascaro, AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — Nancy Pelosi often quotes Abraham Lincoln saying public sentiment is everything. It's a theory that will be put to the test when the new House Democratic majority gavels in this week and votes to end the government shutdown without...
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., right, and Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer of N.Y., left, walk out of the West Wing to speak to members of the media outside of the White House, Dec. 11, 2018.
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December 13, 2018 - 7:29 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders were digging in Wednesday for a fight over government funding, a day after a combative White House meeting with President Donald Trump that seemed to raise the likelihood of a partial government shutdown. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said Trump was...
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Nancy Pelosi
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December 12, 2018 - 6:36 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — In public, Nancy Pelosi lectured Donald Trump on the Constitution and wagged a finger at him for characterizing her "strength." In private, she questioned his "manhood" — and her disdain for him became public, again, anyway. "It's like a manhood thing for him. As if manhood could...
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President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence meet with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, in Washington.
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December 11, 2018 - 1:20 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bickering in public with Democratic leaders, President Donald Trump threatened repeatedly on Tuesday to shut down the government if Congress doesn't provide the money he says is needed to build a wall at the Mexican border. Trump's comments came as he opened a contentious meeting...
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Dec 4, 2018; Washington, DC, U.S.A; Visitors to the Capitol Rotunda pay respects to President George H.W. Bush as he lies in state at the U.S. Capitol Rotunda.
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Ian Bush
December 04, 2018 - 7:55 am
WASHINGTON, D.C. (KYW Newsradio, AP) — Thirty-six hours of public mourning continues in Washington as people continue to file past the flag-draped casket of George H.W. Bush, who lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda. Members of the public lined up before sunrise to pay their respects as an honor...
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, joined by Rep. Eric Swalwell (left), and Rep. Joyce Beatty, speaks to media at Longworth House Office Building on Capitol Hill, Nov. 28, 2018, to announce her nomination by House Dems to lead them in the new Congress.
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
November 29, 2018 - 11:37 am
By Lisa Mascaro, AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — Nancy Pelosi isn't speaker of the House just yet, but her path back to the gavel is now firmly in sight. Pelosi was overwhelmingly nominated to become House speaker in an internal Democratic caucus vote Wednesday. The final tally,...
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In this Nov. 7, 2018, file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks in during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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November 23, 2018 - 10:26 am
By Lisa Mascaro and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Whatever happened to trying to impeach President Donald Trump? As House Democrats begin laying out the vision for their new majority, that item is noticeably missing from the to-do list and firmly on the margins. The agenda...
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi
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November 19, 2018 - 2:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sixteen maverick Democrats have released a letter saying they'll vote for "new leadership" when the House picks leaders in January. That poses a threat to Nancy Pelosi's effort to become speaker. The California Democrat is favored by most Democrats to lead them, as she has done...
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