After 20 years – Nancy Pelosi is giving up the leadership of the US Democrats

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House of RepresentativesAfter 20 years – Nancy Pelosi is giving up the leadership of the US Democrats

Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi is relinquishing her leadership of the Democratic Party in the House of Representatives after the midterm elections.

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Resignation as party leader: Nancy Pelosi will not run again for the Democratic leadership of the House of Representatives.

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The 82-year-old man announced this in an emotional speech.

The 82-year-old man announced this in an emotional speech.

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Pelosi's announcement follows reports from Washington that Republicans have taken control of the House of Representatives in a runoff election.

Pelosi’s announcement follows reports from Washington that Republicans have taken control of the House of Representatives in a runoff election.

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It’s about it

  • Nancy Pelosi Relinquishes Democratic House Leadership

  • The 82-year-old man announced this in an emotional speech.

  • Her announcement follows the loss of several House seats by Democrats in the midterm elections.

Speaker of the US House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, will no longer lead her party in the parliamentary chamber. The 82-year-old Democrat made the announcement Thursday at the start of a parliamentary session in Washington. “For me, it’s time for a new generation to lead the Democratic Caucus that I respect so much,” she said.

Pelosi is Speaker of the House for the second time since 2019, making her the third-highest political office in the United States. She led Democrats in Congress for 20 years.

Pelosi was the first female chair

US Democrats lost their majority in the House of Representatives in the midterm elections. Now you have to appoint a new faction leader. Pelosi will remain a member of parliament. As Speaker of the House of Representatives, Pelosi was ranked third in the states US presidents and his vice. The Democrat from California is considered a key liberal figure in American politics. In 2007, she became the first woman in the country to hold the position of president of the chamber for the first time.

Pelosi’s announcement follows reports from Washington that Republicans have taken control of the House of Representatives in a runoff election. They are likely to pose obstacles to President Joe Biden in the second half of his term.

The attack on her husband overshadowed the American election campaign

In the Senate, Biden’s Democrats defended their majority in the midterm congressional elections. Congress is now split between Republicans and Democrats. The Republican leader in the House of Representatives is Kevin KcCarthy. He should go to a new one in January be elected Speaker of the House of Representatives.

He recently overshadowed a a vicious attack on her husband, Paul Pelosi election campaign in the United States. A few days before the so-called midterms, an attacker broke into the couple’s house in San Francisco. The attack was aimed at Pelosi herself, who was not at home at the time.

Pelosi had it in August Visiting Taiwan caused an uproar around the world and further exacerbated the tense relationship between the US and China. China then responded with threats and military maneuvers

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