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Nancy Pelosi Doesn’t Want to Talk About Impeachment. The Democrats May Not Be Able to Resist It

Nancy Pelosi Doesn’t Want to Talk About Impeachment. The Democrats May Not Be Able to Resist It

There’s one person in America with the power to make Donald Trump’s impeachment happen, and she keeps insisting she’s not interested. “I’m not for impeachment,” Speaker Nancy Pelosi said in an interview published March 11. “Unless there’s something so compelling and overwhelming and bipartisan,” she told the Washington Post, “I don’t think we should go…

Pass both Nancy Pelosi’s and Mike Lee’s national emergency bills

Pass both Nancy Pelosi’s and Mike Lee’s national emergency bills

 | March 13, 2019 01:30 PM House Speaker Nancy Pelosi provided a Band-Aid to President Trump’s unconstitutional yet literally legal national emergency in the form of a vote to overturn his declaration. Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, has now unveiled the permanent solution. Lee’s Article One Act would formally update the National Emergencies Act, mandating that…

Nancy Pelosi Says Impeaching President Trump Is ‘Not Worth’ Dividing the Country

Nancy Pelosi Says Impeaching President Trump Is ‘Not Worth’ Dividing the Country

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she opposes impeaching President Donald Trump, going further than her previous efforts to keep a lid on the question Democrats have debated since the day Trump was elected. “Impeachment is so divisive to the country that unless there’s something so compelling and overwhelming and bipartisan, I don’t think we should…

Nancy Pelosi promotes Rolling Stone cover with Ilhan Omar as she continues to spread anti-Semitism

Nancy Pelosi promotes Rolling Stone cover with Ilhan Omar as she continues to spread anti-Semitism

 | March 04, 2019 10:00 AM Even as Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., was taking to Twitter to spread more anti-Semitism, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., was out promoting the latest Rolling Stone cover, which features the two of them posing with other “new voices of the House.” Pelosi’s celebration of the Jew-hating Omar makes it…

Rep. Seth Moulton, A Top Nancy Pelosi Critic, Is Thinking About Running For President

Rep. Seth Moulton, A Top Nancy Pelosi Critic, Is Thinking About Running For President

WASHINGTON — Massachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton is thinking about running for president, he told BuzzFeed News in an exclusive interview.The Democrat, best known for being a vocal critic of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, spent the 2018 cycle mentoring and endorsing Democratic candidates nationwide, work that has taken him through early presidential states like Iowa and…

Nancy Pelosi Says President Trump Should Not Bring ‘Threats’ to Congress

Nancy Pelosi Says President Trump Should Not Bring ‘Threats’ to Congress

(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump’s suggestion in his State of the Union address that Democrats abandon their investigations of his administration is a “threat” that has no place in Congress. Pelosi told reporters Wednesday “the president should not bring threats to the floor of the House.” Trump in his state of the union address Tuesday…

Nancy Pelosi’s Clap-Back to Trump Is Its Own State of the Union Response

Nancy Pelosi’s Clap-Back to Trump Is Its Own State of the Union Response

On Tuesday night, Democrat Stacey Abrams navigated what is perhaps the hardest 10-minute job in Washington: delivering the official response to the State of the Union. She dodged any visual mishaps that befell her predecessors (over-moisturized lips in 2018, awkward thirst-quenching in 2013) and clearly communicated Democrats’ agenda. The first-ever black woman to assume the…

What Nancy Pelosi’s Shutdown Win Says About Women’s Relationship to Power

What Nancy Pelosi’s Shutdown Win Says About Women’s Relationship to Power

There’s so much to mine in House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s recent deployments of power. First, her cucumber-cool Oval Office performance alongside two eager-puppy, camera-hungry men (President Trump and Senator Chuck Schumer). Next, her deft blocking of the president’s State of the Union speech like it was a chess piece in her government shutdown game. And…

How Nancy Pelosi broke Donald Trump

How Nancy Pelosi broke Donald Trump

Washington (CNN)There’s no spinning what happened in Washington on Friday: Donald Trump caved to Nancy Pelosi — and a compromise to reopen the government was struck.The bigger question is how. How, after 3+ years of Trump running roughshod on the political process, did Pelosi, the newly installed speaker of the House, beat him at his…

Nancy Pelosi should negotiate with Ann Coulter

Nancy Pelosi should negotiate with Ann Coulter

Dean Obeidallah, a former attorney, is the host of SiriusXM radio’s daily program “The Dean Obeidallah Show” and a columnist for The Daily Beast. Follow him @DeanObeidallah. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own. View more opinion articles on CNN. (CNN)Donald Trump made a public offer on Saturday to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi…