March 27, 2023

Schiff passes on Dem leadership bid as Pelosi’s future stays murky

Rep. Adam Schiff speaks to reporters at the U.S. Capitol Building. | Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images Adam Schiff has decided not to seek a top House Democratic leadership post in the next Congress and is instead turning his focus to a potential Senate run, according to multiple people familiar with his decision. The California Democrat has

Pelosi’s precision: How 35 years in Congress shaped the end of her reign

Days later, a more positive wrinkle arrived in the form of Democrats‚Äô stunning midterm election success. But this time, Pelosi had a Democratic president and Senate majority leader safely in power, both urging her to stay. And her party‚Äôs potent performance at the polls gave her a fitting backdrop for her emotional farewell Thursday ‚ÄĒ

Pelosi’s status as GOP campaign-ad villain faces new scrutiny after violent home invasion

‚ÄúBiden and Pelosi are breaking our country,‚ÄĚ the narrator reads in a House GOP ad promoting their candidate, Ryan Zinke, in Montana‚Äôs newly created 2nd District. Another ad from the House GOP campaign arm blasted Democratic candidate Eric Sorensen in Illinois for being ‚Äúin Pelosi‚Äôs pocket‚ÄĚ and ‚Äúin lockstep with her costly liberal agenda.‚ÄĚ However,…

China Claims Spokeswoman‚Äôs Twitter Rant a ‚ÄėPowerful Rejection‚Äô of Pelosi‚Äôs Taiwan Visit

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying dumped a string of eight posts on Twitter on Sunday night, ostensibly refuting American criticism that China is ‚Äúoverreacting‚ÄĚ to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi‚Äôs visit to Taiwan. Chinese state media on Monday hailed Hua‚Äôs Twitter thread as a ‚Äúpowerful rejection‚ÄĚ of the U.S. position. Given that China responded to…

Poll: Huge Majority of Capitol Hill Aides Believe Pelosi’s Partisan Socialist Agenda Will Not Pass Congress

Punchbowl News released a new¬†tracking poll Thursday showing a majority of senior Democrat¬†Capitol Hill aides believe House Speaker Nancy Pelosi‚Äôs (D-CA) partisan socialist agenda will not pass Congress. Pelosi‚Äôs push to pass a¬†partisan socialist agenda while Washington, DC, is under one-party rule looks like it will fail as the ‚Äúgatekeepers and, in many cases, the…

Pennsylvania Democrats Deal Another Blow to Pelosi’s House Majority as Conor Lamb, Chrissy Houlahan Consider Senate Bids Instead of Reelection

Vulnerable Democrats Rep. Conor Lamb (D-PA) and Rep.¬†Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) are looking to exit the House of Representatives and run for the U.S. Senate, leaving House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) to defend her shrinking majority and giving¬†more momentum to the Republican effort to regain the House. According to a Politico report,¬†Lamb has started to tell…

‚ÄėMorally Reprehensible‚Äô: 124 Republicans Blast Pelosi‚Äôs Attempt To Overturn Congressional Election

124 congressional Republicans submitted a letter to Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday condemning her support for an effort to overturn an Iowa Republican‚Äôs election victory. The letter, circulated by Republican Iowa Rep. Ashley Hinson, denounces Pelosi‚Äôs support for a process that could end with the House of Representatives overturning the 2020 election…

Democrats Reject Coronavirus Bill Amendment to Divert Funds from Pelosi’s Subway to Children’s Mental Health

House Democrats passed a $1.9 trillion coronavirus bill just after midnight Saturday after stripping it of an amendment that would have redirected $140 million from a subway project in Speaker Nancy Pelosi‚Äôs hometown of San Francisco to mental health services for children. Freshman Rep. Ashley Hinson (R-IA) introduced the amendment, which was swiftly dismissed. Minority…

Man Accused of Carrying Pelosi’s Lectern Through Capitol Building Arrested in Florida

The man accused of carrying House Speaker Nancy Pelosi‚Äôs (D-CA) lectern through the U.S. Capitol building Wednesday has been arrested and faces federal charges. ‚ÄúThe man smiling and waving at the camera has been identified as 36-year-old Adam Johnson of Parrish in Manatee County,‚ÄĚ WFLA reported Saturday, adding that it learned Johnson is married to…

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