Part of his pitch is that coastal Democrats like Ms Pelosi, whose district is in California, cannot connect with the voters lost to the party in the heartland.
and go into union halls and fish fries and churches all over the country and start a brush fire about what a new Democratic Party looks like.” If the party eventually spurns him, as is likely, it will in part be because of sheer loyalty to Ms Pelosi, who has been a dominating figure for well over a decade.
Steve Scalise, 4 Others Shot at GOP Baseball Practice And he urged members of both parties to unite.
She is also a formidable fund-raiser and money, in the end, matters to anyone who must face re-election every two years.
Among those publicly to have endorsed Ms Pelosi over Mr Ryan has been President Barack Obama who last week lauded her as “a remarkable leader” of “extraordinary political skill”.
Bombs were dropped without their input, legislators say, in violation of a law requiring congressional consent for military action.
Trump must provide Congress with an Authorization for Use of Military Force request, they're arguing, just as Barack Obama did in 2013 when he tried to make good on his 'red line threat' against Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad.'The President needs congressional authorization for military action as required by the Constitution, and I call on him to come to Congress for a proper debate,' Sen. House members have already begun to depart Washington for their home districts as Congress commences a two-week recess in observance of the Passover and Easter holidays.
Nancy Pelosi, the House's top-ranking Democrat, begged House Speaker Paul Ryan in a letter Friday morning to call them back.
Rand Paul says, 'The President needs congressional authorization for military action as required by the Constitution.' Nancy Pelosi, the House's top-ranking Democrat, begged House Speaker Paul Ryan to bring legislators back from break to have a debate Libertarians like Justin Amash saddled up with Democrats after Trump's surprise strike on the Syrian military in retaliation for Assad's deployment of chemical weapons Tuesday against women and children'The President’s action and any response demands that we immediately do our duty.
House Speaker Paul Ryan took to the floor to address the shooting that wounded Rep.
Steve Scalise, R-Louisiana, two Congressional and four others.
Congress must live up to its Constitutional responsibility to debate an Authorization of the Use of Military Force against a sovereign nation,' Pelosi told the GOP leader.
Libertarians like Paul saddled up with Democrats after Trump's surprise strike on the Syrian military in retaliation for Assad's deployment of chemical weapons Tuesday against women and children.
To Mr Ryan’s advantage is the reality of the failure of Ms Pelosi to steer the party to success in November.