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Will Nancy Pelosi retire at the end of this term – and if so, who will take her place?

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Amid Democrats’ contentious negotiations over the bipartisan infrastructure bill and the reconciliation package, the House speaker, Nancy Pelosi, was able to distract Capitol Hill reporters for a few minutes with her ...

Nancy Pelosi meets Pope Francis in Rome as abortion debate swirls in US

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Nancy Pelosi, the speaker of the US House of Representatives, met Pope Francis in Rome on Saturday. A Catholic, Pelosi has come under criticism from some bishops in the US for her support for abortion rights. Her mee...

Nancy Pelosi: Democrats will pass $1tn infrastructure deal this week

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The House speaker, Nancy Pelosi, said on Sunday Democrats will pass a $1tn bipartisan infrastructure bill this week. She also said she would work to build consensus on Joe Biden’s separate $3.5tn social spending agen...

Nancy Pelosi says US Capitol attack like 9/11 but an assault from within – video

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Nancy Pelosi, the House speaker of the US Congress, has likened the 6 January attack to 9/11, saying one had been an assault on US democracy from within and the other from the outside. Speaking at a Chatham House semi...

Nxivm co-founder Nancy Salzman jailed for more than 3 years in sex slaves case

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A former nurse who co-founded and once ran the cult-like Nxivm group, where prosecutors say women were brainwashed, branded like animals and coerced into sex, was sentenced to 42 months in prison. Nancy Salzman, the ...

Nancy Pelosi primes Capitol attack panel to take hard line on Trump

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The House speaker, Nancy Pelosi, is readying the committee that will on Tuesday begin its investigation into the attack on the Capitol to press ahead with an aggressive inquiry into Donald Trump, as she seeks to explo...

Nancy Pelosi signals hard line on formation of 6 January select committee

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Nancy Pelosi is poised to take a hard line should Republicans try to derail her recently announced select committee into the 6 January Capitol attack and she may appoint its members at her sole discretion, according t...

Nancy Pelosi rebukes Ilhan Omar for tweet on Israel, Hamas and Taliban

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The House speaker, Nancy Pelosi, issued a rebuke of Ilhan Omar on Thursday, after the outspoken Minnesota congresswoman said she was a victim of “harassment and silencing” by fellow Democrats over a remark about the U...

Nancy Pelosi calls for diplomatic boycott of 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics – video

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US House speaker Nancy Pelosi has called for a US diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, saying global leaders who attend the games would lose their moral authority to criticise China for human rig...

Nancy Pelosi calls for US diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

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US House speaker Nancy Pelosi has called for a US diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, criticising China for human rights abuses and saying global leaders who attend would lose their moral author...

‘It feels radical about women’: Nancy Mitford hits BBC One’s Sunday night slot

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Jesus, Mary, Joseph and the wee donkey … does Sunday night television need another costume drama about posh English folk who live in a big house somewhere in the countryside? The producers of BBC One’s The Pursuit of ...

Nancy Pelosi’s disdain for the Squad is not a good look for a leader

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Nancy Pelosi has never exactly been subtle about her disdain for the left-leaning wing of the Democratic party. The House speaker once scoffed that a “glass of water” could have won congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Co...

‘Female artists were invisible’: critics didn’t dismiss Nancy Holt’s land art – they didn’t mention it at all

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The story of land art is generally believed to be a tale of white men in weathered denim descending on what they thought of as the empty canvas of the American west in the 1960s with bulldozers and big ideas to make ...

Nancy Campbell’s playlist: 10 songs from my travels

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I never travel without a necklace that has a tiny bronze figure from the Finnish epic Kalevala. This talisman was given me by Anna-Kaisa, a teenage music prodigy, on a summer exchange when I was 15, which launched my ...

Nancy Pelosi hails ‘historic’ Covid relief bill as House prepares to vote

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The House speaker, Nancy Pelosi, has hailed the massive $1.9tn Covid relief bill as “historic” and “transformative” as the House stood poised to give the legislation final approval with a vote on Wednesday morning. Jo...