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Reckoning for Pelosi as House Democrats Vote for Leader

VOA News Wednesday, 30 November 2016
Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi faced a reckoning from fellow House Democrats on Wednesday as frustrated lawmakers tried to oust her from the leadership post she's held for over a decade. The 76-year-old California Democrat, known as a master vote counter, was expected to beat back the challenge from Ohio Rep Tim Ryan as Democrats met behind closed doors. But she was forced to promise changes to the caucus to answer complaints from lawmakers fed up with being shut out of the upper...
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News video: Pelosi 'exhilarated' to be re-elected by House Democrats

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) spoke to reporters after winning re-election to her party leadership position Nov. 30. Her opponent, Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio), received 63 votes.

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