Biden mulls 2024 plans as Democrats weigh generational shift

President Biden plans to use some time over the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays to decide whether he wants to run for reelection, surrounding himself with family as he assesses his political future while giving himself a deadline of early next year to officially announce. Biden, who just turned 80, remains in many Democrats’ minds the … Read more

Hakeem Jeffries launches bid to be Nancy Pelosi’s successor

CNN 🇧🇷 House Democrats appear likely to choose New York Rep. Hakeem Jeffries to succeed Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a potentially historic move to elect the first Black person to lead a party in Congress. Jeffries launched his bid for House Democratic leader on Friday, promising his colleagues in a letter that he would empower and … Read more

McConnell congratulates Pelosi on ‘historic tenure’ and ‘path-breaking career’

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Thursday congratulated Speaker Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) on “concluding her historic tenure” as the House Democrats’ leader and her “consequential and path-breaking career.” “The Speaker and I have disagreed frequently and forcefully over the years, but I have seen firsthand the depth and intensity of her commitment to public … Read more

Nancy Pelosi: Biden ally, first female speaker of the House of Representatives reigns

Nancy Pelosi, the trailblazing first female speaker of the US House of Representatives, said on Thursday that she will step down as party leader when Republicans take control of the chamber in January. The leader of the Democratic party and a close alley of US President Joe Biden, Ms Pelosi’s move follows the midterm elections … Read more