Nancy Pelosi gets re-elected as Democratic House leader, fending off Tim Ryan’s challenge
Longtime Democratic House leader Nancy Pelosi won re-election Wednesday to the post, fighting off a challenge after calls for new leadership following the party’s crushing electoral disappointment.
In a closed vote, the caucus chose the California representative 134 to 63 over challenger Tim Ryan of Ohio, according to NBC News. They also decided on other key posts as they try to regain electoral viability in a country that just signaled its anger with a perceived Washington establishment by electing Donald Trump president. – READ MORE