Nancy Pelosi, first woman to serve as speaker of the U.S. House, steps down from leadership

By: - November 17, 2022 2:38 pm

U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) arrives to deliver remarks from the House Chambers of the U.S. Capitol Building on November 17, 2022 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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