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

By: - November 17, 2022 3:41 pm
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi appears in the House chambers

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi delivers remarks Nov. 17, 2022, from the House chambers in Washington, D.C. (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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