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52nd Speaker of the United States House of Representatives

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Nancy Pelosi: 52nd Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
Nancy Patricia Pelosi is an American politician serving as Speaker of the United States House of Representatives since 2019, and previously from 2007 to 2011. Pelosi has served as a U.S. representative from California since 1987. A member of the Democratic Party, she is the only woman in U.S. history to serve as Speaker and, until the election of Kamala Harris as Vice President, was the highest-ranking female elected official in United States history. As House speaker, Pelosi is second in the presidential line of succession, after the vice president.

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Bipartisan lawmakers propose $908 bln COVID-19 relief bill [Video]

Bipartisan lawmakers propose $908 bln COVID-19 relief bill

[NFA] A bipartisan group of U.S. senators and members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday proposed a $908 billion COVID relief bill that would fund measures through March 31, but it hasn't been..

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Treasury pulls plug on some Fed lending programs [Video]

Treasury pulls plug on some Fed lending programs

House speaker Nancy Pelosi went after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Friday for his decision to end some Federal Reserve COVID-19 emergency lending programs, a move also criticized by many Fed..

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Pelosi is re-elected as House Speaker [Video]

Pelosi is re-elected as House Speaker

Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday voted to keep House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in her job for another two years, despite the Nov. 3 elections in which the party lost seats to..

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Pelosi slams Facebook over election misinformation [Video]

Pelosi slams Facebook over election misinformation

U.S. House of Representative Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Friday that Facebook has been 'part of the problem' when it comes to election-related misinformation.

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'It's not safe': States step in as COVID-19 surges [Video]

'It's not safe': States step in as COVID-19 surges

[NFA] State governors across the United States were more forceful in their warnings, telling residents it was not safe to go out, as COVID-19 infections soared to new records. Conway G. Gittens..

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McConnell, Pelosi spar over stimulus size [Video]

McConnell, Pelosi spar over stimulus size

[NFA] U.S. Senate Majority Mitch McConnell said on Friday that October's drop in the nation's employment rate showed that Congress should enact a smaller coronavirus stimulus package, but House..

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Didn't win every battle 'but we did win the war' -Pelosi [Video]

Didn't win every battle 'but we did win the war' -Pelosi

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday morning (November 6) said it was "clear that the Biden-Harris ticket will win the White House" as ballots continued to be counted in key battleground states.

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Pelosi: We can say early 'we have held the House' [Video]

Pelosi: We can say early 'we have held the House'

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Democrats would retain control of the House of Representatives as results came in from Tuesday's (November 3) election.

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US election: Pelosi announces Democrats hold the House [Video]

US election: Pelosi announces Democrats hold the House

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she feels confident that Democrats are able tosay that they "have held" the House of Representatives. Pelosi said thebiggest issue for her is health care, which she said..

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Pelosi on stimulus: 'we have to have strong bipartisanship' [Video]

Pelosi on stimulus: 'we have to have strong bipartisanship'

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said negotiators were making progress in talks with the Trump administration for another round of COVID-19 stimulus, but Senate Republicans remained..

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Pelosi on election interference: 'Russia is the villian here' [Video]

Pelosi on election interference: 'Russia is the villian here'

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday that while Iran was a "bad actor," Russia was the real villain in efforts to meddle in the 2020 U.S. election.

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Stimulus Package Is Unlikely Before the Election, Says Goldman Sachs [Video]

Stimulus Package Is Unlikely Before the Election, Says Goldman Sachs

As stimulus negotiations between Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Steve Mnuchin continue.

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Trump's Chinese banking a security risk: Pelosi [Video]

Trump's Chinese banking a security risk: Pelosi

U.S. President Donald Trump's bank account in China raises serious national security concerns, U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday, following a New York Times report..

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Dow Plunges 411 Points [Video]

Dow Plunges 411 Points

Getty Images US stocks extended losses into Monday's close as a lack of stimulus progress cut into hopes for a pre-election deal. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi expedited talks on Sunday, setting a 48-hour..

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Pelosi 'optimistic' on virus aid deal before election [Video]

Pelosi 'optimistic' on virus aid deal before election

[NFA] The top elected Democratic official said time to seal a massive coronavirus stimulus package before the U.S. election was running out, but she held out hope of reaching an agreement with the..

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Pelosi 'hopeful' on virus relief bill before election [Video]

Pelosi 'hopeful' on virus relief bill before election

The highest-ranking Democratic lawmaker on Sunday said that despite differences with the Republican White House, she thought it possible to reach agreement on a large rescue package before Election..

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White House pushes for limited stimulus bill [Video]

White House pushes for limited stimulus bill

The Trump administration on Sunday asked U.S. lawmakers to approve legislation using leftover funds from the last pandemic stimulus package toward new economic recovery efforts as negotiations on a..

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Nancy Pelosi: Boris Johnson may approve Covid-19 vaccine too soon [Video]

Nancy Pelosi: Boris Johnson may approve Covid-19 vaccine too soon

US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi says Boris Johnson may approve a Covid-19vaccine that does not meet US standards. Mrs Pelosi made her comments at apress conference where she unveiled legislation..

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Pelosi knocks down talk of 'skinny' stimulus bills [Video]

Pelosi knocks down talk of 'skinny' stimulus bills

[NFA] U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said legislation to help airline companies survive the fallout could only move through Congress with guarantees that lawmakers will..

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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin are set to resume their talks about COVID relief. Mnuchin spoke to reporters before testifying along with Federal Reserve Chair..
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Meeting With Schumer and Pelosi, Biden Keeps Focus on Virus and Economy

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Pandemic response, spending top agenda in Biden meeting with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer

President-elect Joe Biden met Friday with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer, to discuss COVID-19, federal spending
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As Americans prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi said the holiday will also be marked "with great pain" over the lives lost to coronavirus and urged Republicans to pass..
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Schumer and Pelosi to meet with Biden on Friday

It's the first time Biden and Harris will meet with Pelosi and Schumer in person since they were projected to win the election.
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Rep. Adam Schiff: Trump fired election security official because he "wasn't toeing the president's line" on voter fraud

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff is criticizing President Trump's decision to fire the director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, Christopher Krebs, saying the..
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Pelosi suggests serving final two years as Speaker

House Democrats nominated Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday as the speaker to lead them into Joe Biden's presidency, and shortly afterward she seemed to suggest that these would be her final two years in the..
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House Democrats back Nancy Pelosi for Speaker

Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi appears poised for a fourth term as Speaker of the House after her Democratic colleagues re-nominated her to the position. This comes despite the fact that Democrats just..
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Democrats nominate Nancy Pelosi for another term as speaker, as she suggests it could be her last.


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After losing seats in the House, Democrats nominate Nancy Pelosi for another term as speaker.


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House Democrats set to nominate Pelosi for speaker in leadership elections

Pelosi is expected to address reporters after her likely nomination to be speaker. The final vote will be in January.
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As Pelosi’s Majority Thins, House Democrats Are in a Tight Spot

Speaker Nancy Pelosi is on track to keep her post, but with a slim majority that leaves little room for defections, party divisions could prove disastrous. Republicans can’t wait to exploit them.
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House Democrat's change new-member dinner to grab-and-go after facing criticism

Drew Hammill, Pelosi's Deputy Chief of Staff, told USA TODAY the dinner will only be "Grab and go", and clarified no one will now be eating in the space.
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Pelosi urges GOP to stop political 'charade'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is urging Republicans to stop the "charade" of President Donald Trump's reelection, as the coronavirus sweeps through the United States. Pelosi says without leadership, the..
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Pelosi says GOP "refusing to accept reality" of Biden victory

Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer condemned Republicans for not acting on coronavirus.
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Democrats prepare for Biden despite Trump lawsuits

Democrats are gearing up for a new president despite President Trump's ongoing lawsuits in several battleground states. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's former chief of staff Nadeam Elshami joins CBSN AM..
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Hakeem Jeffries Wants Democrats to Take a Deep Breath

The No. 5 House Democrat plans to announce he is running for another term in his post, as he and a new generation of leaders look to a future after Speaker Nancy Pelosi is gone.
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Pelosi: A voting and ethics measure is ‘first on the agenda’ of the new Congress.


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Pelosi calls Biden "president-elect" before the results are in

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi referred to Joe Biden as "President-elect Biden" during her news briefing Friday, though the outcome of the election remained up in the air with votes still being counted in..
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Nancy Pelosi seeks reelection as speaker of the House

Pelosi wrote to each of the Democratic members to seek their support.
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Pelosi praises Dem wins in the House, mum on Biden

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday night that she is confident Democrats will hold the House of Representatives. "Now we have to win the White House and we're well on our way to doing that,"..
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Pelosi 'certain' Dems will keep House majority

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she's "absolutely certain" that Democrats will "solidly hold" onto their House majority. (Nov. 3)  
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Pelosi: If Trump won’t concede, ‘why would I care?’


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Here are the top stories for Thursday, Oct. 29: Police on scene after deadly knife attack in Nice; Pelosi confident of Biden win in election; Philly police search van with 'low-grade explosives.'  
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What's holding up your stimulus check? Here are the barriers

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Democrats are still awaiting a response on issues from unemployment to COVID testing.
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Pelosi on Trump: "What century is he living in?"

President Trump told women supporters in a rally on Tuesday "we're getting your husbands back to work."
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Pelosi, predicting a Biden win, says she’d push sweeping virus relief in the lame duck session.


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Coronavirus relief deal still elusive as Pelosi details outstanding issues

Pelosi placed the blame for the ongoing stalemate squarely on the Trump administration.
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Nancy Pelosi says she will seek another term as speaker if Democrats keep control of the House

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a vocal Democratic critic of House leadership, said she would back Pelosi if no progressive challenger surfaced.
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As Time Runs Short, Optimism Fades for a Pre-Election Stimulus Deal

Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she was still optimistic about the chances for an agreement, but it would be up to President Trump when it came together. And time is all but up to cement a compromise before..
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Pelosi voices skepticism about DNI and fake emails

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi voiced skepticism about Wednesday's press conference during which the director of National Intelligence accused Iran of being behind a flurry of threatening but fake emails..
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Trump Casts Doubt on Stimulus Deal as Republicans Resist a Possible Compromise

Even as Nancy Pelosi and Steven Mnuchin continued to narrow their differences, the president said Democrats were holding out for too much, suggesting he was preparing to blame them for the demise of a..
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Senate Democrats block slimmed-down GOP coronavirus bill

Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin are continuing negotiations over a larger package.
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Trump, Pelosi and McConnell at odds over coronavirus stimulus deal

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is citing progress in stimulus relief talks with the White House as tens of millions of Americans struggle in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. But Senate Majority..
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Pelosi "optimistic" about relief deal with White House, but Senate GOP remains resistant

House speaker Nancy Pelosi says she's "optimstic" about the prospect of a coronavirus relief deal with the White House, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is advising the Trump administration..
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Pelosi, Mnuchin continue COVID bill talks with time running out for deal

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she sees a "path" to a deal on a coronavirus relief bill.
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White House, Congress nearing deadline for stimulus relief deal

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the White House is running out of time to agree to terms of a stimulus relief package if President Trump wants a deal before Election Day. CBS News political reporter..
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Democrats and White House still far apart as coronavirus relief bill deadline looms

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says today is the deadline for reaching a deal for a coronavirus relief bill before Election Day. While negotiators reported progress between congressional Democrats and the..
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Pelosi and Mnuchin are racing against a Tuesday deadline for a new stimulus deal.

Pelosi and Mnuchin are racing against a Tuesday deadline for a new stimulus deal.
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi sets deadline for COVID-19 stimulus deal

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the White House has until Tuesday to agree to a deal on a new coronavirus stimulus package if President Trump wants one before Election Day. Senate Republicans are..
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Will a COVID-19 stimulus deal be struck by Tuesday? What we know about relief negotiations

Democrats and Republicans are struggling to cut a deal as they face a Tuesday deadline set by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
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Coronavirus live updates: Global COVID cases pass 40M; US nears 220K deaths; Fauci not surprised Trump was infected

Nancy Pelosi says stimulus deal "depends on the administration." Anthony Fauci talks lockdown, vaccine on "60 Minutes." Latest COVID news.
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Congress, White House expected to continue stimulus talks

Speaker Nancy Pelosi says stimulus talks will resume this week, but there must be a deal by Tuesday. Nancy Cordes reports.
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Eye Opener: Trump and Biden make final appeals to voters before Election Day

The race for president is now a sprint to the finish as both the Trump and Biden campaigns make a last appeal in battleground states. Also, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says a new stimulus deal must be..
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Coronavirus live updates: Fauci 'absolutely not' surprised Trump got COVID; cases surge in Italy as world reports more than 40 million cases

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2020 election live updates: Trump goes to church event in Las Vegas as Biden heads to Durham, NC

Pelosi slams Trump's "irresponsible" rhetoric after rally crowd chants "lock her up" about Michigan governor; GOP senators start to move from Trump.
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Mnuchin says White House willing to compromise on testing in COVID bill

The treasury secretary and Speaker Nancy Pelosi are negotiating a coronavirus relief bill.
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Nancy Pelosi calls CNN's Wolf Blitzer an 'apologist' for the 'Republican position' in tense interview

"With all due respect, with all due respect — and you know we've known each other a long time, you really don't know what you're talking about," Pelosi told Blitzer.
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Trump urges Congress to "go big or go home" on COVID stimulus bill

However, Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused the White House of being unserious in its negotiations.
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Mitt Romney reprimands Trump, Democrats for 'vile' and 'hate-filled' politics

Utah Sen. Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican nominee for president, directly criticized President Donald Trump and Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
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