Home » Random » Opinion: Pelosi Stays On As Leader, Continuing To Defy The GOP War On Women

Opinion: Pelosi Stays On As Leader, Continuing To Defy The GOP War On Women

Originally posted on CBS Philly:

The Buck Starts Here

Depending on how leadership elections go in the minority party in the House and in the Senate, it looks as if all the party leaders will be the same as they were in the last Congress.

Unless House Democrats pass on Pelosi as Leader or Senate Republicans pass on Mitch McConnell everyone is going to have to figure out how to work together.

Pelosi could have easily stepped aside if that were her desire. Her accomplishments to date are historic.

She made history as the first woman to hold the Speaker’s gavel in the House of Representatives. After 12 years in the minority, Pelosi put together the team that finally succeeded in returning Democrats to power in the House.

She was incredibly effective in opposing the Bush White House, both in the minority and as Speaker, and was a catalyst for Democratic success in 2008.

She led the passage of…

View original 312 more words

About these ads

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Archives

Christie Pepper

A working mom's salvation

Bite Size Canada

Canadian trivia and history in bite size chunks!

Hagiographic

Cultural Critique, Art and The Musings of a Moral Mad Scientist

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 36 other followers

%d bloggers like this: