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Column: Nancy Pelosi in denial

November 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — There are five 2014 House races still to be decided before we can answer a question of historical interest:
Was this the worst election for House Democrats since 1928? Or merely their worst since 1946?
Either way, the results do not …continue reading on dglobe.com

Pelosi hints, then denies she has Gingrich secrets

January 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Does House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi know some dark secrets about GOP presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich? Twice, she offered tantalizing hints that she does. And then said she doesn’t. Gingrich said Wednesday that the House Democratic leader should come out with it or shut up. Continue Reading

Cain calls former Speaker Pelosi ‘Princess Nancy’

November 9, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain is apologizing for calling the House minority leader “Princess Nancy.” During a debate Wednesday night, Cain said Nancy Pelosi blocked any effort when she was speaker of the House to repeal Democrats’ health care overhaul, legislation she helped marshal through. Continue Reading

Chart showing presidents’ debt data flawed but will not go away

October 3, 2011 in The Daily Republic

There’s a saying attributed to Winston Churchill that goes something like this: “A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.” Continue Reading

Pelosi names final members to debt supercommittee

August 11, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The fragile economy and wildly gyrating financial markets could put enormous pressure on Congress’ new debt-reduction supercommittee. Yet even as leaders finished naming the bipartisan panel’s members, it remained uncertain that it will ultimately agree on a savings plan. Continue Reading

No debt deal yet

July 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

With bipartisan talks stalled, House Republicans and Senate Democrats readied rival debt-limit emergency fallback plans Sunday in hopes of reassuring world financial markets today that the U.S. government will avoid an unprecedented default in barely a week. Continue Reading

Pelosi says ‘no regrets’ on last day as speaker

January 4, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

emocrat Nancy Pelosi said she had no regrets on her last day as House speaker Tuesday, a reign that lasted four years and is ending after the November elections. Continue Reading

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House Democrats stick with Pelosi

November 17, 2010 in INFORUM

WASHINGTON Nancy Pelosi will continue leading Democrats in the House of Representatives during the 112th Congress, winning a vote of her caucus on Wednesday. Continue Reading

Nancy Pelosi elected House minority leader

November 17, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

House Democrats elected Nancy Pelosi to remain as their leader today despite massive party losses in this month’s congressional elections that prompted some lawmakers to call for new leadership. Continue Reading

Pomeroy: Pelosi shouldn’t run for House Democratic leader

November 9, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota Democratic Rep. Earl Pomeroy says House Speaker Nancy Pelosi shouldn’t run for House minority leader, but he says Pelosi probably has the votes to win. Continue Reading