Pelosi Nominated By Dems To Be Speaker; Still Faces January ShowdownNancy Pelosi of San Francisco was nominated by fellow House Democrats to be speaker on Wednesday, but she still faces a showdown vote when the full House convenes in January.
Looking Ahead, Democrats Jockey To Be Pelosi's Heir ApparentAs Nancy Pelosi of San Francisco moves closer to securing the votes to become House speaker, the stage is being set down-ballot for the next generation of leaders jockeying to be the Democrats' heirs apparent.
Democrats Shun Idea Of Pelosi House Speaker Floor FightThe Democrats trying to stop Bay Area Rep. Nancy Pelosi from reclaiming the House Speaker job say they don't need a rival candidate just yet.
2 Pelosi Detractors Now Backing Her For House SpeakerRep. Nancy Pelosi of San Francisco appears to be having some success shrinking the ranks of Democratic lawmakers opposing her bid to serve a second stint as speaker of the House.
Trump Takes Jabs At 9th Circuit Court, House Dems During Turkey PardonWhile the annual presidential turkey pardon is typically free of partisan politics, President Donald Trump took jabs at the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals and the incoming House Democratic majority at Tuesday's ceremony.
Obama Praises 'Extraordinary' Pelosi Amid Leadership BattleFormer President Barack Obama offered effusive praise of Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) on Tuesday as the Democratic leader faces opposition to her bid for House Speaker.
At Least 16 Democrats Signal They Would Oppose Pelosi As House SpeakerA bloc of 16 House Democrats officially released a letter Monday declaring they will not support Nancy Pelosi's second bid for speaker.
Trump Says Pelosi 'Deserves to Be Speaker,' Offers GOP SupportPresident Trump is offering some help to Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, saying Saturday that he could "perform a wonderful service" by rounding up Republican votes for her candidacy for the speaker position.
Democratic Leader Pelosi Meets With Possible Rival For Speakership RoleHouse Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi met Friday with prominent Democratic critics including Rep. Marcia Fudge, an Ohio lawmaker who is considering whether to run for House speaker and challenge Pelosi.
Nancy Pelosi Has A Math Problem In Her Race To Be House SpeakerSeventeen House Democrats and newly elected members have signed a letter vowing to vote against Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi as Speaker of the House, which could leave the Democratic leader short of 218 votes she needs.
Poll: Less Than Half Of Democrats Want Pelosi As The Party's LeaderAlmost three in five Americans said they'd prefer another Democrat as speaker of the House over past party leader Nancy Pelosi, according to a CNN poll conducted by SSRS.
Ocasio-Cortez Spends 1st Day On Capitol Hill Protesting At Pelosi's OfficeRep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez paid her first visit to Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's Capitol Hill office on Tuesday -- alongside a group of millennial protesters staging a sit-in over climate change.
Incoming House Freshmen Face Pressure Over Pelosi PromiseHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi raised millions for a select group of candidates who were instrumental in flipping the chamber for Democrats. And now, some are considering whether to oust her.
Pelosi Calls On House Democrats To 'Be Unified' As Speaker Race LoomsWith House leadership races and an election to determine who will be the next speaker of the House of Representatives on the horizon, Nancy Pelosi is calling on House Democrats to "be unified."
Pelosi Plans To Push For Revival Of Climate Change Committee In New CongressHouse Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi is poised to work with House Democrats to set up a special committee focused on climate change in the new Democratic-led Congress.