Nancy Pelosi Is Totally Unbeatable. That’s a Bad Thing For Democrats.
Nancy Pelosi is totally unbeatable. That’s a bad thing for Democrats.
Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Nov. 30 was reelected as House minority leader, winning 134 votes against 63 votes for her challenger, Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio). (Bastien Inzaurralde/The Washington Post)
Nancy Pelosi won another term as the House Democratic leader on Wednesday, beating back a symbolic challenge from Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan. It was the umpteenth proof point of a very simple fact that anyone who knows Congress has been aware of for quite a while now: Nancy Pelosi can’t be beaten. The only way she will exit Democratic leadership is if and when she decides she has had enough.
The reasons …