House Democrats Delay Vote On Giving Pelosi Another Leadership Term
House Democrats delay vote on giving Pelosi another leadership term
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi pauses during an Election Day news conference at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee headquarters in Washington on Nov. 8. (Carolyn Kaster/AP)House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) bowed to rank-and-file unrest Tuesday and agreed to delay party leadership elections until Nov. 30, giving time to a group of dissidents pushing for either a change in those at the top or a different course in the Democratic agenda.
The decision, moving what had been a planned reelection of Pelosi and the entire slate of current Democratic leaders, comes amid deep angst after last week’s Tuesday elections …