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Bush, Pelosi Pledge to Work Together

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Bush, Pelosi Pledge to Work Together

Bush, Pelosi Pledge to Work Together

Bush, Pelosi Pledge to Work Together

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House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi lodged insults at President Bush during the build-up to the midterm elections. Now Bush has hosted Pelosi at a White House lunch meeting, and the two made public statements about working together amicably.

But can the GOP and the Democratic Party put aside their sharp differences so easily?

Bush Meets Newly Powerful Pelosi at White House

Bush Meets Newly Powerful Pelosi at White House

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President Bush welcomes Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) to the White House for lunch, just two days after the Democrats she represents won a majority of seats in the House of Representatives.

Pelosi is expected to become speaker of the House when the next Congress is seated.

Bush and Pelosi pledged to find common ground in a turned-upside-down Washington.