Skip to comments.House progressives and moderates split over rule changes, putting Pelosi in hot seat
Posted on 11/26/2018 5:27:37 PM PST by Libloather
WASHINGTON Nancy Pelosi is facing a renewed threat to her leadership of House Democrats from a group of moderates, creating a standoff that is highlighting emerging tensions between the emboldened left flank of her caucus and its expanded ranks of those in the middle.
Nine Democrats in the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus, an offshoot of the moderate think tank No Labels, are warning they could vote against Pelosi for House Speaker unless she agrees to rule changes that they say will help "break the gridlock" in Congress.
Pelosi is expected to cruise through an internal Democratic caucus meeting on Wednesday which will vote on the rule changes before a vote on her leadership takes place but she can only afford to lose a certain number of votes to any potential rivals when the entire House votes to elect the next speaker when the new Congress convenes in January.
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Uh, oh. That won't go over very well with grand poobahs.
With any luck there will be so much infighting that POTUSDJT can continue to slip real MAGA work and progress past the squabbling infantile proglibs unnoticed.
Remind you Democrat friends that Pelosi will pull her white privilege to win against the African American contender.
I suspected the number of “moderate” Democrats is in single digits, and even then I bet they all support third trimester abortions...
It was the illegals’ advocates turn, now this. Tte muzzies? They’ll be coming for her next. Who’s got the most muscle?
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Posted on 11/26/2018 5:13:23 PM PST by Kaslin
I am in favor of letting the Democratic rabble bring whatever they want to the floor. It will be like this scene from The Committee meeting in Monty Python’s “The Holy Grail.”
Pelosijust was voted in as Speaker.
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