Nancy Pelosi Will Step Down as House Democratic Leader

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday made the announcement that she will step down as leader of the House Democratic Conference in the new Congress after Democrats lost control of the House in the midterm elections. “With great confidence in our caucus, I will not seek re-election to Democratic leadership in the next Congress,” Pelosi said. She also announced that she will continue to serve her California district as a member of Congress.