The four lawmakers who were, but weren't, there at the time. (We put the oval around them to make them easier to see.)
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January 4, 2013 Four of the women who are members of the House were a little late to a group photo Thursday. So Pelosi's office digitally added them later. It's a "historic record of who the Democratic women of Congress are," the minority leader says.
House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi smiles while speaking to the media.
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November 28, 2012 The minority leader in the House says the two sides had already reached an agreement last year and they should simply return to it. "There's no mystery," she told NPR. "There's no new factor to enter into the situation."
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.
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November 14, 2012 The California Democrat says she want to focus on empowering women and boosting the economy. She says she also wants to concentrate on reducing the amount of money that's needed to be elected.
President Obama waves after signing the Affordable Care Act at the White House on March 23, 2010.
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June 29, 2012 Back when President Obama was urging Congress to pass his health care law, he rejected claims that the penalty for not obtaining insurance would amount to a tax. On Thursday, Chief Justice John Roberts begged to differ — while using the tax classification to save the law. And Republicans pounced.
Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich speaks to the media at the Union League Club following an earlier meeting with Donald Trump at Trump Tower on Dec. 5 in New York City.
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December 5, 2011 After seeking the blessing of Donald Trump, former GOP House Speaker Newt Gingrich warned Nancy Pelosi against dishing dirt from the old House ethics investigation against him.
January 25, 2011 Pelosi told Cantor she had already committed to Rep. Roscoe Bartlett, a Maryland Republican. Here's hoping she or an aide called Cantor or his people first so that he didn't learn about it on Twitter.
January 5, 2011 Ohio Republican John Boehner has been elected speaker of the House for the 112th Congress, as expected.
November 18, 2010 Nancy Pelosi's negatives place her in the neighborhood of the unpopular Tom DeLay and John Edwards, according to Nate Silver of the FiveThirtyEight blog. That's fairly shocking for an active party leader.
November 17, 2010 Nancy Pelosi, as expected, was once again elected to lead the Democrats in the House. But this time the Democrats will be in the minority. And 43 of her Democratic colleagues voted against her.
November 15, 2010 Nancy Pelosi created a new position to end the fight for one post between two of her lieutenants, Steny Hoyer of Maryland and Jim Clyburn of S. Carolina who were both vying for the position of minority leader.
November 12, 2010 The House GOP's new leadership topped by John Boehner, is clear as Democrats play musical chairs. Besides Boehner, the House GOP has Cantor, McCarthy and Hensarling, The Democrats have Nancy Pelosi as the likely leader and a fight for the rest.
November 5, 2010 Her colleagues reacted to Pelosi's leadership bid in the next Congress with support and ambivalence. For instance, fellow Californian George Miller highly praised her decision while Steny Hoyer who aspired to be leader was more circumspect.
November 4, 2010 Competing forces tugged at Pelosi, to stay and fight or let new faces lead. Retrospectives of her speakership continued. And the question remained about her legacy.
November 3, 2010 The first woman to serve as House speaker was said to be set to discuss her future on ABC News. Pelosi kept a low profile Wednesday, the day after her party suffered historic losses of House seats and lost its majority.
October 25, 2010 Speaker Nancy Pelosi may lose her leadership job even if Democrats manage to keep House control. As a liberal she was a liability to many House Democrats with some running against her in the mid-term elections.
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