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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. She is the only woman in U.S. history to hold this position and is the highest-ranking woman elected official in United States history. As House Speaker, Pelosi is second in the presidential line of succession, immediately after the vice president.

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Trump blasts twitter fact-check, calls for tougher regulations [Video]

Trump blasts twitter fact-check, calls for tougher regulations

President Donald Trump said he will introduce legislation that may scrap or weaken a law that has long protected internet companies, including Twitter and Facebook. Gavino Garay has more.

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Washington, D.C. flags at half-staff to remember COVID-19 victims [Video]

Washington, D.C. flags at half-staff to remember COVID-19 victims

Flags were at half-staff on Friday at the White House, the Capitol and other federal buildings after President Donald Trump made the order to honor the victims of the coronavirus. The flags will be at..

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Trump drops funding threat to Michigan [Video]

Trump drops funding threat to Michigan

President Donald Trump on Wednesday blasted plans to expand voting by mail in Michigan and briefly threatened to withhold federal funding for the state, but dropped the warning after an avalanche of..

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Pelosi Says Trump Should Avoid Hydroxychloroquine Due to His Weight [Video]

Pelosi Says Trump Should Avoid Hydroxychloroquine Due to His Weight

Speaking to CNN, the House Speaker referred to Trump as "morbidly obese". He's our president and I would rather he not be taking something that has not been approved by the scientists, especially in..

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'Flynn is a man of great respect' -Trump [Video]

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Nancy Pelosi Calls Trump 'Morbidly Obese' [Video]

Nancy Pelosi Calls Trump 'Morbidly Obese'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi advised Donald Trump not to take hydroxychloroquine. Pelosi made the recommendation hours after Trump announced he has been taking the drug for the past 10 days. According to..

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White House Says Mike Pompeo Suggested Firing Steve Linick [Video]

White House Says Mike Pompeo Suggested Firing Steve Linick

President Donald Trump fired the State Department’s inspector general, Steve Linick. The White House said Trump did so at the recommendation of U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. According to..

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Democrats Launch Investigation Of The Removal Of Inspector General Steve Linick [Video]

Democrats Launch Investigation Of The Removal Of Inspector General Steve Linick

Democrats in Congress launched another investigation against President Donald Trump. They accused Trump of trying to fire the State Department’s internal watchdog because he went against his..

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Dems launch probe of Trump's firing of State Dept. watchdog [Video]

Dems launch probe of Trump's firing of State Dept. watchdog

Democrats in Congress on Saturday launched an investigation into President Donald Trump's move to oust the State Department's internal watchdog, accusing the president of escalating his fight against..

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This is not 'Christmas': Dems pass $3 trillion relief bill [Video]

This is not 'Christmas': Dems pass $3 trillion relief bill

The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday passed a $3 trillion Democratic bill that would double the amount of aid approved by Congress to ease the human and economic toll of the coronavirus..

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Democrats Move Forward With $3-Trillion Relief [Video]

Democrats Move Forward With $3-Trillion Relief

On Friday, the U.S. House of Representatives narrowly moved toward to a $3 trillion Democratic CoronaVirus relief bill. The bill would double the amount of aid approved by Congress to ease the human..

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House votes on $3 trillion aid; Senate vows to reject it

The U.S. House of Representatives is set on Friday to vote on a $3 trillion coronavirus aid package, but Senate Republicans have promised it will be “dead on arrival” in their chamber. Lisa..

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Dems float $3 trillion U.S. coronavirus bill [Video]

Dems float $3 trillion U.S. coronavirus bill

Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday unveiled a $3 trillion-plus coronavirus relief package with funding for states, businesses, food support and families, only to see the measure..

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As U.S. states reopen, White House keeps CDC guidance on the shelf [Video]

As U.S. states reopen, White House keeps CDC guidance on the shelf

The White House shelved a step-by-step guide prepared by U.S. health officials to help states safely reopen mass transit and businesses closed by the coronavirus pandemic, an administration official..

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Trump says coronavirus task force to shift focus, drawing criticism [Video]

Trump says coronavirus task force to shift focus, drawing criticism

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his White House coronavirus task force would remain in place but with a focus on medical treatments and easing restrictions on businesses and social life..

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White House blocks Fauci from testifying to Congress [Video]

White House blocks Fauci from testifying to Congress

Top U.S. health official Anthony Fauci will not testify next week to a congressional committee examining the Trump administration's response to the coronavirus pandemic, the White House said on Friday,..

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Biden says alleged sexual assault 'never happened' [Video]

Biden says alleged sexual assault 'never happened'

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden denied on Friday that he sexually assaulted a former U.S. Senate aide in 1993, in his first public remarks on the subject after he faced intense..

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Pelosi Says State And Local Government May Need Around $1 Trillion In Aid [Video]

Pelosi Says State And Local Government May Need Around $1 Trillion In Aid

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said U.S. state and local government could need close to $1 trillion in aid. According to Reuters, this amount would help them recover from the aftermath of the coronavirus..

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Biden faces calls to address sexual assault allegation [Video]

Biden faces calls to address sexual assault allegation

A growing number of women are calling on the presumptive Democratic presidential candidate to address an allegation he sexually assaulted a Senate aid in 1993. This report produced by Jonah Green.

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Pelosi Stands By Biden [Video]

Pelosi Stands By Biden

On Thursday, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi said she believes and is standing by Joe Biden. Reuters reports that Pelosi gave a forceful defense of Biden. It came as some within her party urged Biden..

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Biden faces calls to address sexual-assault allegation [Video]

Biden faces calls to address sexual-assault allegation

A growing number of women are calling on the presumptive Democratic presidential candidate to address an allegation he sexually assaulted a Senate aid in 1993. This report produced by Jonah Green.

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Pelosi defends Biden amid Tara Reade allegations [Video]

Pelosi defends Biden amid Tara Reade allegations

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi remained supportive of Former Vice President Joe Biden when she was asked at her weekly press conference about allegations against the presumptive U.S. Democratic..

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U.S. House Speaker Pelosi says at climate summit: "We are still in"

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U.S. House speaker Pelosi makes unannounced visit to Afghanistan

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other senior members of Congress made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Sunday, her office said.
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House Speaker Pelosi holds talks in Jordan with King Abdullah

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other senior members of Congress held talks in Jordan on Saturday with King Abdullah II and other top Jordanian officials.
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U.S. Democrats Pelosi, Schumer call agreement with Turkey to pause Syria assault a 'sham'

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer on Thursday called an agreement between the United States and Turkey on a pause in Ankara's offensive in northeastern Syria a..
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Factbox: All the president's men - Supporting actors in Trump's Ukraine scandal

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Pelosi, Trump exchange 'meltdown' barbs over meeting on U.S. policy in Syria

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Pelosi says Trump had 'meltdown' over House vote on Syria

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U.S. House Speaker Pelosi backs bipartisan sanctions on Turkey: Graham

U.S. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said on Monday that he had spoken with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi about Turkey's offensive in northern Syria, and that she supported bipartisan sanctions against..
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Speaker Nancy Pelosi lauds India-US ties

As the world's oldest and largest democracies, we have been partners in the fight to expand justice and ensure the blessing of liberty for all, says Pelosi
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Nancy Pelosi applauds Modi's commitment to tackle climate change


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‘Howdy, Pelosi!’ says S Jaishankar, eye on Democrats

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U.S. House defeats Republican measure disapproving of impeachment inquiry

The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives killed a Republican resolution on Friday disapproving of the formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi..
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Pelosi accuses U.S. Attorney General of going 'rogue' in Ukraine case

House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday accused U.S. Attorney General William Barr of going "rogue" in the Justice Department's handling of a whistleblower complaint that President..
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Pelosi accuses Trump of covering up effort to pressure Ukraine

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday accused President Donald Trump of trying to cover up an attempt he made to pressure Ukraine into investigating Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden.
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Frequent flyer Pelosi leaves impeachment speech on the plane

On Monday evening, Nancy Pelosi set about writing one of the most important speeches of her long political career, about her decision to open an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.
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As Congress moves toward impeachment, U.S. late-night hosts rib Trump - and Pelosi

From late night television hosts to tabloid front pages, the congressional Democrats' impeachment inquiry of U.S. President Trump sparked a firestorm of jokes and quips.
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Pelosi says Ukraine call summary confirms need for impeachment inquiry of Trump

Democratic U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the summary of a July phone conversation between U.S. President Donald Trump and Ukraine's president released by the Justice..
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Text: House Speaker Pelosi's remarks announcing Trump impeachment inquiry

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Tuesday the House would open an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump over reports he sought foreign help to smear a political..
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House will start impeachment probe of Trump: Pelosi

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Tuesday the House of Representatives will launch a formal inquiry into whether President Donald Trump should be impeached.
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Pelosi to make statement on Trump investigations later on Tuesday

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she would make a statement Tuesday evening regarding investigations into Republican President Donald Trump.
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Pelosi to announce impeachment inquiry on Tuesday: Washington Post

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will announce later on Tuesday that the House is launching a formal inquiry into the impeachment of President Donald Trump, the Washington Post reported.
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Pelosi says Trump asking for Ukraine election-related help 'is not right'

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Tuesday it would be wrong if President Donald Trump asked Ukraine to launch an investigation into a political opponent, even if he did not tie the request to the..
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U.S. House Speaker Pelosi requests intelligence briefings on Saudi attacks

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi has requested a briefing for all House members on the Saudi Aramco attacks and Iran, a spokesman said on Tuesday.
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U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday Israel's decision to block a visit to the country by Democratic congresswomen Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib was "deeply disappointing"..
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China tells U.S. to back off after lawmakers condemn Hong Kong violence

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In Guatemala, Pelosi says migrant treatment 'shameful', worries about Trump deal

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US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi denies stalling Trump's impeachment push as Democrats seek grand jury secrets

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Pakistan's point of view was not 'appropriately presented' in front of US, says Imran Khan after meeting with Speaker Nancy Pelosi

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Citizenship question in 2020 Census an effort to 'make America white again', says Nancy Pelosi in attack on Donald Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi attacked US president Trump, claiming that efforts to add a citizenship question in the 2020 census were a bid to 'make America white again'.
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US increases efforts for 'bonhomie' with India, Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner, Nancy Pelosi to address India-focused business conference

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US House of Representatives passes $4.5 bn emergency funding bill to tackle migrant crisis, Speaker Nancy Pelosi says 'protecting families'

The House passed with relative ease on Tuesday a $4.5 billion emergency border aid package to care for thousands of migrant families and unaccompanied children detained after crossing the US-Mexico..
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House Speaker Pelosi calls on U.S. to de-escalate tensions with Iran

U.S. House of Representatives' Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday called for the United States to de-escalate tensions with Iran, after top lawmakers attended a White House briefing on the downing of an..
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Top Democrat Pelosi: U.S. has no appetite to go to war with Iran

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Nancy Pelosi told Democrats that Donald Trump 'should be in prison' in closed-door meeting on impeachment proceedings, says US media report

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