"Would-be challengers are keenly aware of the vast power Ms. Pelosi wields, and fearful of institutional retribution and reputational damage if they step forward to test the status quo", the Timesreported. Fudge said she wasn't deterred from running after meeting with Pelosi Friday but that she wouldn't make a decision until after Thanksgiving. Democrats will have at least 233 seats in the new Congress, meaning Pelosi can afford to lose no more than 16 Democratic votes, assuming no Republicans back her. Republicans kept the Senate but lost the House, which they had controlled since 2010.
"When we finally get into the majority I think we have to do all we can to keep these new members here, to support them in whatever campaign promise that they made", Rice told reporters last week.
"Our majority came on the backs of candidates who said that they would support new leadership because voters in hard-won districts, and across the country, want to see new change in Washington", the letter reads. However, she believes "it's time for a new one". Ben McAdams, who is challenging Utah Republican incumbent Rep. Mia Love, has fallen behind in the vote count of that race, and Anthony Brindisi's challenge to GOP Rep. Claudia Tunney in NY is still too close to call.
The topic of a challenge to Pelosi is a hot one and came up on Fox News Channel's Outnumbered on Monday, during which segment they noted that Pelosi's supporters include non-politicians like tennis star Martina Navratilova.
There are other Democrats who have also signaled strong opposition to Pelosi.
While the letter technically means she doesn't have the votes at the moment, there are legislative mechanisms to lower the actual threshold of votes she would need, like members voting "present".
While Pelosi is prepared to fight opposition and campaign against those who wish to run against her, a source close to Congress told Fox News she is "not spiteful".
Moulton publicly praised Fudge last week on CNN, saying she is "the kind of new leader that we need in this party". "No, never. I intend to win the Speakership with Democratic votes". She raises a lot of money from a lot of other wealthy people.
The 23-year-old does not believe he got a fair chance under Mourinho and is adamant he had the talent to stay at Old Trafford. Pellegrini was on the books at Roma from the age of nine, although he left in 2015 after just one first team appearance.
USA manager Dave Sarachan admitted his side were second best on a night when England ran out 3-0 winners at Wembley. England manager Gareth Southgate said he was pleased with his team's display and with the send-off for Rooney .
If the margin between two candidates is half a percentage point or less by Saturday , the state must do a machine recount . Scott's lawsuits alleged a lack of transparency over the counting process and asked that further details be made public.
Mr Hair said the assailant was dressed in Islamic clothing and of African appearance and about six foot four inches tall. The news report above came before police acknowledged that the man was already on the radar of Australian intelligence.
Futures in NY fell were little changed after recovering slightly on Wednesday from a 17.6% slide over the previous 12 sessions. During the week-ending November 2, the API reported that US crude stocks climbed by 7.8 million barrels.
No Republicans were on the ballot in the heavily Democratic district, which represents parts of Detroit and some suburbs. Rashida, who is associated with a socialist group within the Democratic Party, is also very popular in this constituency.
Inspired by "Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In, ' " Hee Haw " first aired 1969 as a show promoting country music and rural culture". The legendary Jimmy Dean noticed the talented young Clark and hired him to play on radio and TV in the Washington, D.C. area.
Meteorologists say fair weather is expected to settle back across our part of the country Tuesday night through Wednesday night . Sunday should brighten up a bit, with partly sunny skies, a 30% chance of snow showers, and a high near 32 degrees.
Hogan, who wasn't seen again on the show, never used the words Saudi Arabia, instead saying "here" and at "the Crown Jewel ". The 41-year-old is biding his time in WWE as he serves a doping ban from the UFC , which ends in January 2019.
French Protests Against Gas Tax Lead to One Dead, 50 Wounded
In a similar scenario, police cleared out the huge traffic circle around the Arc de Triomphe, paralyzed for hours by protesters. Many drivers see them as emblematic of a presidency seen as disconnected from day-to-day economic difficulties.
Lakers’ Rajon Rondo To Miss Weeks With Broken Hand
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope echoed James' comment on Rondo's Lakers' team-mates needing to take on the burden of replacing him. The 76ers blew an 11-point lead at the end of the third quarter as they fell to the Magic in Jimmy Butler's debut.
The Kepler mission has ended
After its four-year primary mission, the spacecraft was repurposed to observe the stars near the zodiacal constellations. Before the mission, our knowledge of planets outside our solar system that orbit a star was woefully lacking.
Enable makes turf history
Dettori, recording a double after winning the Mile in the same colours aboard Expert Eye, said: "She's conquered America!" He's been the best partner we've ever had in the 30 years we've been in the business.