House Democrats

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

Politics
Amanda Smith

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

Top House Democrat Conveys ‘Heartfelt Perspectives’ To Biden About His Path Forward

Top House Democrat Conveys ‘Heartfelt Perspectives’ To Biden About His Path Forward

Politics
Amanda Smith

House Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries (D-N.Y.) met with President Joe Biden after his NATO press conference Thursday night amid the dissension about ...

News conference gives Biden a lifeline and Democrats a dilemma

News conference gives Biden a lifeline and Democrats a dilemma

Politics
Amanda Smith

Many Democrats are now in a perverse position in which seemingly good news for Biden — a decent news conference Thursday and ...

Pelosi and Democratic leaders try to guide their party through Biden uproar

Pelosi and Democratic leaders try to guide their party through Biden uproar

Politics
Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nancy Pelosi’s phone lit up the night of President Joe Biden’s debate performance with a question that has yet ...

Democrats weigh Biden’s impact on House races as Republicans grow confident of holding majority

Democrats weigh Biden’s impact on House races as Republicans grow confident of holding majority

Politics
Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Leader Hakeem Jeffries provided a succinct answer this week when asked if President Joe Biden was a liability ...

Trump allies view Biden’s press conference as ‘best of both worlds’

Trump allies view Biden’s press conference as ‘best of both worlds’

Politics
Amanda Smith

Former President Donald Trump’s advisers and allies viewed President Joe Biden’s press conference as the best-case scenario for the Republican’s campaign: not ...

Vulnerable Democrats grapple with running on a ticket with Biden

Vulnerable Democrats grapple with running on a ticket with Biden

U.S.
Amanda Smith

Democrats running in competitive congressional races are trying to keep the focus on their own campaigns as President Joe Biden, confronted with ...

Inside Democratic lawmakers’ paralysis over Biden

Inside Democratic lawmakers’ paralysis over Biden

Politics
Amanda Smith

Democrats on Capitol Hill are struggling over how to deal with Biden. One lawmaker says a “plurality” of House Democrats want him out, ...

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

Politics
Amanda Smith

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

How some Democrats have talked about, or avoided talking about, Biden

How some Democrats have talked about, or avoided talking about, Biden

Politics
Amanda Smith

Democratic lawmakers have tried all manner of responses to their Biden dilemma — some evasive, some creative. The Tuesday walkback from Rep. ...