Pelosi said Thursday that she has "always featured the young 30-somethings". They just don't know how to make it happen.
Shermichael Singleton is a CNN political commentator and a Republican political strategist who has worked on the presidential campaigns of Mitt Romney and Ben Carson.
There is talk that Congress could agree to a stopgap spending plan to keep the government running this spring while they negotiate spending plans, but that would infuriate conservatives aligned with Trump and the budget he proposed last month. "It's time for a new generation of leadership in the party", he said.
It's about all they can do.
When pressed to give a name of who might fill that void, Rice said, "I look to a lot of my colleagues now".
"It would be a very, very sad day for Republicans if she steps down".
The loss in the high-profile, costly race was only exacerbated by a second defeat Tuesday night in a race that flew mostly under the radar: Democrats also lost a special election in SC.
In Atlanta, ads from Congressional Leadership Fund that tied Democrat Jon Ossoff to Pelosi blanketed the airwaves. There are plenty of reasons: her lack of support for Medicare for All, her support for a hawkish foreign policy, the fact that she doesn't oppose money in politics, and many other issues where she has stood against the working-class.
In a Tuesday night tweet, Trump congratulated Handel and said "we are all very proud of you!" Their attacks are often crude and unfair; but GOP voters believe them and develop an instinctual hatred of said politician. They maintained what they already had, but if these four races were any indication of what's to come in 2018, it's that Democrats can't just run campaigns against Trump.
Rep. Cedric Richmond, the Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, who many have touted as a rising star in the party, attended the session, according to three Democrats who also attended.
"In other words, the state Democratic Party is severely divided, as Ellis underscored after the party failed to win the seat in Georgia this week, taking to Twitter to declare, "#dem establishment hacks worst in biz.
Democrats were hesitant to attack the President in such a historically heavily Republican district.
"We should stop talking about Trump all the time, and Russian Federation".
And as long as they remain so angry at Trump they can't think straight, I say, "Stay angry, my friends". But he said there is no doubt that "this is one occasion when we ought to say he deserves to take a victory lap".
Ryan last November challenged Pelosi for her leadership position and despite being handily defeated is still considered a rising star in the Democratic Party.
And while it's far from a lethal blow for the House Democrats, it's certainly demoralizing at the least.
"Of course I'm open to a meeting" with Pelosi", Moulton said.
Pelosi said Democrats continue to fine-tune their economic message to voters, an effort led by Reps.
She complained of the "vitriolic things that they say that resulted in calls to my home constantly, threats in front of my grandchildren - really, predicated on their comments and their paid ads".style="text-align: center;"