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Was Speaker Nancy Pelosi's rejection of Republican representatives Jordan and Banks "unprecedented"?

According to House practices, a select committee is a committee whose members are appointed (selected) by the Speaker. Conventionally the Speaker will receive recommendations from the minority leader ...
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Was Speaker Nancy Pelosi's rejection of Republican representatives Jordan and Banks "unprecedented"?

Minority Leader McCarthy may have intended calling this action "unprecedented" as an attack, but Pelosi acknowledged that herself in her official statement: “With respect for the integrity ...
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What are the objections to Pelosi's COVID-19 Bill?

House Republican Whip Steve Scalise has given a press release which outlines the objections of Republicans to the bill, calling it a wishlist of "insane far-left policies". The objections in ...
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Are the "security concerns" for the State of the Union legitimate?

While there could be other motivations involved, my answer will focus on the security-related reasons in postponing the State of the Union. Other motivations not publicly stated are speculative. In ...
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Has Nancy Pelosi ever endorsed a primary challenger before?

The best example I'm aware of was in 2002, when redistricting in Michigan following the 2000 Census caused Rep. Lynn N. Rivers to lose her 13th district. The majority of its area was merged into the ...
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