House Speaker

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) arrives for a news conference to introduce 37 of the newly-elected House Democratic Members at the U.S. Capitol November 13, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Nancy Pelosi Says She Doesn’t Want To Be House Speaker

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says she doesn’t wish to be Speaker again.


House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi (AP)

Pelosi To ‘Fight’ For Gun Control, Predicts DOMA Defeat & Immigration Reform

U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) predicted a high court victory for same-sex marriage, signaled the passage of immigration reform efforts soon and promised a tough fight to ensure a federal background check is required for all gun purchases.


Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi.  (Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Nancy Pelosi Confident Democrats Will Regain Control Of Congress

The House Minority Leader drummed up support from the California delegation, expressing confidence in her party come November.


John Boehner headshot, as US Representative of Ohio and House Speaker

Speaker Boehner Wraps Bay Area Fundraising Trip In Silicon Valley

Republican House Speaker John Boehner capped a two-day visit to the Bay Area with a fundraising event hosted by executives from Hewlett-Packard and Applied Materials.

CBS San Francisco–05/18/2011

Outgoing Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) holds a news conference as Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Rep. Rob Andrews (D-NJ) look on in the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center January 4, 2011 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Pelosi: ‘No Regrets’ On Last Day As House Speaker

Democrat Nancy Pelosi said she had no regrets on her last day as House speaker Tuesday, a reign that lasted four years and is ending after the November elections.

CBS San Francisco–01/04/2011

Jim Rinefierd holds up a US flag and a Human Rights Campaign flag during a rally in support of a repeal of the 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' policy. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Pelosi Says DADT Repeal Makes America Stronger

For the second time this year, the U.S. House voted Wednesday to dismantle the military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy.

CBS San Francisco–12/15/2010

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

Pelosi Confident Democrats Will Retain House

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi projected an air of supreme confidence as she campaigned in San Francisco Wednesday, refusing to entertain even the possibility that she could lose her speakership on November 2.