Michigan’s U.S. House Democrats Stand By Pelosi
Michigan’s U.S. House Democrats stand by Pelosi
Rep. Dan Kildee, D-Mich.(Photo: Molly Riley / AP file photo)
Washington — The Michigan congressional delegation’s five Democrats will continue to support Nancy Pelosi as the U.S. House minority leader, despite a series of disappointing electoral losses.
Dissension among Democrats in the U.S. House prompted the postponement of leadership elections from this week until Nov. 30 after they gained six seats in the Nov. 8 elections — far below what they were projected to pick up. Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan announced Thursday he would challenge Pelosi, saying the party needs to re-evaluate and re-create itself.
“Somebody would have to demonstrate that …