After 20 Years, Nancy Pelosi Will Step Down As Top House Democrat : The NPR Politics Podcast Pelosi, 82, is honoring a pledge she made in 2018 to pass the baton after another two terms at the party's helm. She says she will remain in Congress to help guide the party's transition to new leadership.

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This episode was produced by Elena Moore and Casey Morell. It was edited by Eric McDaniel. Our executive producer is Muthoni Muturi. Fact-checking by Katherine Swartz.

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After 20 Years, Nancy Pelosi Will Step Down As Top House Democrat

After 20 Years, Nancy Pelosi Will Step Down As Top House Democrat

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Pelosi, 82, is honoring a pledge she made in 2018 to pass the baton after another two terms at the party's helm. She says she will remain in Congress to help guide the party's transition to new leadership.

This episode: White House correspondent Asma Khalid, congressional correspondent Deirdre Walsh, and political correspondent Susan Davis.

This episode was produced by Elena Moore and Casey Morell. It was edited by Eric McDaniel. Our executive producer is Muthoni Muturi. Fact-checking by Katherine Swartz.

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Nancy Pelosi announces her candidacy for the 5th Congressional District at the Cathedral Hill Hotel in San Francisco, Calif. on February 12, 1987. Vince Maggiora/San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images hide caption

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Nancy Pelosi announces her candidacy for the 5th Congressional District at the Cathedral Hill Hotel in San Francisco, Calif. on February 12, 1987.

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