Congressman Ryan says party's message is why Democrats losing elections
Congressman Ryan says party's message is why Democrats losing elections
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is under fire from several of her House Democratic Caucus colleagues
25 June, 2017, 07:45
Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., left, walks offstage after speaking at an election night party for Democratic candidate for 6th Congressional District Jon Ossoff in Atlanta, Tuesday, June 20, 2017.
"Karen Handelwon in a Republican district that was drawn for a Republican to win", Johnson told Elliot. He tried and failed last fall to unseat Pelosi as House minority leader.
Pelosi said that would be fine with her.
"We can't keep losing races and keep the same leadership in place". I have enormous respect for her. "Another Democratic leader would not start with that level of name recognition".
As one of his first moves after declaring his candidacy against Rep. Mark Sanford (R-SC), Democrat Joe Cunningham tweeted, "If elected, I will not vote for Nancy Pelosi for speaker".
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The outcome in SC was closer, which had someDemocrats wondering if the party should have steered more money there.
And Rep. Steny Hoyer of Maryland, the No. 2 House Democrat, remarked that "we had no business winning those districts" due to their GOP allegiance.
For GOP consultants, tie-every-Democrat-to-Pelosi is a tried-and-true strategy that's been working for more than six years.
Rep. Tim Ryan, D. "Thank God she was leading the House of Representatives during the passage of that". "That's all I'm going to say".
And replacing Pelosi with the last surviving blue dog Democrat would only make that problem worse.
Vela said he believes if the party sticks with the Pelosi in the top slot, it will hurt the efforts in the kinds of districts they need to flip to win back control of the House in 2018. "I am not pleased with a conversation going along the lines of, 'Well, we had a moral victory.' I don't like moral victories".
"Everybody knows where I stand on this".
"Karen was able to pull Republicans back together", said Jim Phillips, a 69-year-old retiree from Marietta who has volunteered on several Handel campaigns. And recent Democratic and Progressivelosses is proving that ideology alone will no longer win elections.
Drew Hammill, a spokesman for Pelosi, said the GOP would have seized on any Democratic leader to tar one of the party's candidates in a Republican-leaning district.
Ellison said the Georgia 6th was not as competitive as 64 other House seats that Democrats could win in 2018 to wrest control away from Republicans, adding, "They're the ones who better be anxious". "This is what they do".
The most expensive House race in history saw an incredible $55 million spent to get people to the polls.
According to the WashingtonPost, 25 states are controlled entirely by Republicans, meaning that both legislative bodies and the governorship are Republican-held. She slammed Republicans for secretively crafting the bill‚ which would slash tax credits for low and middle-income Americans who purchase their own healthcare.
"Southern voters are a totally different breed", he added.
Gerrymandering, for the uninitiated, has been required by Department of Justice - particularly in Southern states - in order to comply with Section 2 the Voting Rights Act to ensure minority representation by intentionally creating majority minority districts.
But Bliss said Pelosi attacks have broad resonance. Ryanwrote on Medium, without mentioning Pelosi.
Democrats argue that that is changing.
President Donald Trump earlier Thursday even tweeted he'd like her to stick around.
Ossoff harnessed a huge fundraising operation with more than 200,000 people donating to his campaign.
Lifelong Democrat, San Francisco employment attorney and former Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign volunteer Stephen R. The CBC includes roughly 40 House Democrats , many in senior leadership and committee positions, including Pelosi allies.
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And ever since Jon Ossoff's loss to Republican Karen Handel , headlines have been dire and party recriminations rampant. On one hand, Democrats are now 0-for-four in their attempts to turn a Republican seat in this year's special elections.
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If Democrats fall short next year, she may join the growing list of California's older Democratic leaders put out to pasture. Trump himself weighed in over Twitter Thursday morning with digs at Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY .
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