Lucky for them, she's too effective as a leader to let it succeed.
Pelosi, speaker from 2007 to 2011, was certain she will hold it again. Her foes were equally confident they have the votes to stop her.
Don't count out the House minority leader just yet.
Gulp. Here they go again.
Speaker Paul Ryan and House Republicans rolled out a new plan on Tuesday to fight poverty and help Americans move up the
"We had a very good and very productive phone call," Ryan told reporters.
Lawyers for the Illinois Republican cite damage to his reputation in asking judge for probation.