Tag Archives: Nancy Pelosi


Christie Explains Trump’s Nickname Taxonomy

“If he respects you, you don’t get a nickname, because he’s afraid what’s going to come back. So Cryin’ Chuck Schumer gets a nickname, because he has no respect for Schumer. But Nancy Pelosi’s got no nickname. It’s just Nancy. And if she doesn’t have a nickname by now, she ain’t getting any.”

— Chris Christie, quoted by Axios, on President Trump’s nicknames for his rivals.

News & Comment

Pelosi on Cover of Time for the First Time


Pelosi Not a Factor for Dem Voters in Midterms


A new CNN poll finds that just 34% of registered voters say that Democratic House leader Nancy Pelosi will be “an extremely or very important” factor in their vote this fall. That ranks dead last of the 10 factors asked in the survey.


Fifty Democrats Say They Won’t Back Pelosi


“Fifty Democrats running for the House say they won’t support the California lawmaker for speaker, according to an NBC News survey of candidates and their public statements.” … “At least 41 of the party’s nominees for House seats have declared they will not back Pelosi and nine incumbent Democratic lawmakers are on the record opposing her… An additional 34 Democratic nominees are neither for nor against Pelosi, who has led her party in Congress since 2003.”


Third of GOP Congressional Race Ads Target Pelosi


USA Today: “The House Democratic leader has been featured in roughly one-third (34%) of all GOP broadcast ads aired in House races this year… That compares with 9% in all of 2016 and 13% in 2014.”

Poetic Justice

Tweet Trips Shutdown Talks

The scent of bipartisanship was, as usual, fleeting,
As the Tweeter-in-Chief could, as usual, not stop tweeting.
So Democrats Nancy and Chuck
Told Trump to take a flying f**k,
And just blew off the White House government shutdown meeting.


Pelosi: We Miss George Bush

“Did we ever think we would see the day when we would say, ‘Please bring back George W. Bush?’ We really did work together.”

— House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), quoted by the Texas Tribune.


The Tool of an Authoritarian

— House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, in an interview on CNN, on President Trump’s suggesting he was wiretapped during the 2016 presidential campaign.


Pelosi: It’s Too Soon to Talk About Impeachment

When and if he breaks the law, that is when something like that will come up.

— House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, saying so-called President Trump hasn’t acted in a way that warrants impeachment — yet, Politico reports.


Pelosi Lays It Down

So many times, white — non-college-educated — white males have voted Republican. They voted against their own economic interests because of guns, because of gays, and because of God. The three G’s –– God being the woman’s right to choose.

— House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, in an interview with PBS.