House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy joked at an event that it “will be hard not to hit” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi with the speaker’s gavel if Republicans take control of the chamber in the 2022 midterms and he becomes speaker.
CNN’s Suzanne Malveaux reports Pelosi’s spokesperson and deputy chief of staff swiftly condemned the comments.
Boris Johnson has admired an "absolutely amazing" picture of Sir Winston Churchill's 1941 Congressional address, which Speaker Nancy Pelosi shared with him upon his arrival at the Capitol building in Washington.
The prime minister said it was a "great honour" to visit the US Congress and assured Ms Pelosi: "We stand by you, shoulder to shoulder with you, in sticking up for our values." Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Boris Johnson and Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi appeared to become locked in a power handshake stalemate as they met in Washington DC today.
The lengthy greeting lasted a total of one minute and six seconds before the pair were relinquished from each other's grips. Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
In an exclusive interview, Speaker of US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi and Speaker of the British House of Commons Sir Lindsay Hoyle tell CNN’s Bianca Nobilo that the transatlantic ‘special relationship’ is going strong.
Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi met Roy Cropper star David Neilson on a visit to the set of ITV's Coronation Street. The visit was part of this weekend's G7 Heads of Parliament Conference in Chorley, Lancashire, hosted by Commons Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Speaker of the House of Commons Sir Lindsay Hoyle has welcomed Speakers and Presiding Officers from G7 countries for a conference at Astley Hall in his Lancashire hometown of Chorley. The conference discussed the safety of elected Members, ensuring the voices of voters are heard by their Parliaments, and the role social media plays in democracies. Those attending include Richard Ferrand of France, Roberto Fico of Italy, and Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the US House of Representatives. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Sen. Joni Ernst’s recent comments about the impact of the impeachment inquiry on Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden are reminiscent of Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s comments on the impact of the Hillary Clinton Benghazi investigation.
In a new book, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) reportedly questioned former President Donald Trump’s lie that the 2020 election was stolen. Now, Trump is taking aim at the two senators who were his staunch allies while he was in office.
CNN’s Brian Todd reports on former President George W. Bush’s recent move in apparent opposition to former President Donald Trump. Bush plans to hold a fundraiser for Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY), who lost her House leadership role for rejecting former President Trump’s election lies.
Rep. Cori Bush (D-MO) slammed her House colleagues for adjourning for August recess without passing an extension of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s eviction moratorium for renters. CNN’s Suzanne Malveaux reports Bush slept overnight on the steps of the US Capitol in an effort to appeal to her colleagues to extend the moratorium.