Nancy Pelosi Elected House Speaker by Democratic Majority

Nancy Pelosi Nancy Pelosi on Jan. 3 was elected Speaker of the House. (J. Scott Applewhite/Associated Press)

WASHINGTON — Nancy Pelosi knew this moment would come, even if others had their doubts — or worked to stop her. Pelosi was elected Jan. 3 as House speaker, the only woman who has held the office and now one of few elected officials who will be returning to it.

Lisa Mascaro | Associated Press
January 3, 2019

Nancy Pelosi Wins Democrats’ Nomination for Speaker as Opponents Fade

Nancy Pelosi Nancy Pelosi by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

Nancy Pelosi cleared the first hurdle to serve as House speaker by winning Democrats’ nomination Nov. 28, leaving her detractors one last opportunity to attempt to block her when the entire chamber votes in January.

Bloomberg News
November 28, 2018

Pelosi Says Democrats Willing to Work With Trump on Infrastructure

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House Democrats could find common ground with President Trump on infrastructure as long as the president unveils a “real infrastructure” bill, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said on Meet the Press on Feb. 5.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
February 6, 2017