Democratic leaders

As Biden dug in on continuing his campaign, Pelosi kept the pressure on

As Biden dug in on continuing his campaign, Pelosi kept the pressure on

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Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON — Former Speaker Nancy Pelosi stepped down from her powerful perch leading House Democrats nearly a year and a half ago. ...

Shock and relief cross party lines as past and present leaders react to shooting at Trump rally

Shock and relief cross party lines as past and present leaders react to shooting at Trump rally

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Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican and Democratic leaders, past and present, expressed shock Saturday night following the news that gunfire had broken out ...

Biden aides keep tight protective grip as allies say he still needs to prove his vigor

Biden aides keep tight protective grip as allies say he still needs to prove his vigor

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Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON — After his dismal debate performance, President Joe Biden set out to prove to voters and Democratic leaders alike that he’s ...

Pelosi says ‘it’s up to the president’ to decide to stay in the race

Pelosi says ‘it’s up to the president’ to decide to stay in the race

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Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker Emerita Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday “it’s up to the president to decide” if he should stay in the ...

Biden to campaign in battleground Pennsylvania as Democrats mull his candidacy

Biden to campaign in battleground Pennsylvania as Democrats mull his candidacy

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Amanda Smith

By Andrea Shalal WILMINGTON, Delaware (Reuters) – An increasingly embattled U.S. President Joe Biden will hit the campaign trail in the battleground ...

Biden digs in as pressure from fellow Democrats escalates

Biden digs in as pressure from fellow Democrats escalates

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Amanda Smith

By Andrea Shalal and Nandita Bose WILMINGTON, Delaware (Reuters) -Amid increasing calls from fellow Democrats to end his campaign for re-election, U.S. ...

Biden says only ‘the Lord almighty’ could make him drop out in pivotal TV interview

Biden says only ‘the Lord almighty’ could make him drop out in pivotal TV interview

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Amanda Smith

Joe Biden has insisted that only “the Lord almighty” could persuade him to exit the US presidential race in a potential make-or-break ...

Democrats fret while awaiting signs of how Biden will weather debate debacle

Democrats fret while awaiting signs of how Biden will weather debate debacle

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Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON — Democratic leaders are nervously waiting to see if a fresh round of polling shows that Joe Biden’s support has collapsed ...

House set to vote on Marjorie Taylor Greene effort to remove Mike Johnson

House set to vote on Marjorie Taylor Greene effort to remove Mike Johnson

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Amanda Smith

The House is expected to vote this week on a motion to remove Republican Mike Johnson as speaker, but the effort, spearheaded ...

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene vows to force a vote next week on ousting House Speaker Mike Johnson

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene vows to force a vote next week on ousting House Speaker Mike Johnson

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Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene said Wednesday she would call a vote next week on ousting House Speaker Mike ...