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Central Valley Republican McCarthy Favored To Become Next House SpeakerThe California Republican, who is the overwhelming favorite to succeed John Boehner as speaker, has relied on those skills to navigate the treacherous waters of the fractious GOP conference.
Nancy Pelosi Selected For Induction Into Women’s Hall Of FamePelosi, a Baltimore native who represents San Francisco, is being recognized for 25 years in politics and for being the nation's first female House speaker.
Opinion: Billions Are Being Spent On This Election, But Will It Change Anything?For all the billions spent by the Obama and Romney campaigns, Republican and Democratic parties, and countless outside groups, we may wake up November 7th to a Washington that is virtually unchanged.
Nancy Pelosi Marks 25 Years Representing San Francisco In Congress House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi spoke about her 25 years representing San Francisco in Congress, including her time as Speaker of the House, at the Commonwealth Club on Tuesday.
Congressional Trading Bill Featured On '60 Minutes' Moving ForwardA bill that would ban lawmakers from using nonpublic information to made stock trades is gaining momentum in congress, weeks after former Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and other lawmakers were featured in a "60 Minutes" report.
Some House Dems Ask San Francisco's Pelosi To Step AsideNancy Pelosi of San Francisco, who is poised to move from speaker to minority leader in the next Congress, got an earful from some rank-and-file colleagues who said the party must change leaders.
Some House Democrats Pressing Pelosi To Step AsideIn a fresh sign of turmoil among defeated Democrats, a growing number of the rank and file say they won't support House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in a politically symbolic roll call when the new Congress meets in January.
Pelosi To Seek House Minority LeadershipNancy Pelosi, the nation’s first female House speaker, said Friday she will try to keep her spot as leader of the House Democrats despite huge election losses that cost her party the majority.