• Nancy Pelosi Picks Off Marcia Fudge In a Huge Blow to Her Dissenters

    26 days ago - By Slate

    Around 5:30 on Tuesday, after a bad day of press for Ohio Rep. Marcia Fudge, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi's office sent out a news release that it would be restoring the House Administration Committee's Elections Subcommittee. Its new chairwoman would be none other than Marcia Fudge, “a relentless advocate for the right of every citizen to vote, and for all votes to be counted as cast.”
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  • Nancy Pelosi cuts deal, earns support of potential challenger for House speaker

    26 days ago - By ABC News

    Nancy Pelosi has cut a deal with Rep. Marcia Fudge, who was mulling her own challenge for the House speakership.
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  • The Latest: Fudge won't run for speaker, backs Pelosi

    26 days ago - By National Post

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on Democratic Rep. Marcia Fudge of Ohio :
    5:55 p.m.
    Democrat Rep. Marcia Fudge had been a potential candidate for House speaker. Now she's backing Nancy Pelosi for the job.
    Fudge says she wanted to “ensure diversity, equity and inclusion at all levels” in the House and she's “now confident” they can “move forward together.”
    Pelosi named Fudge the incoming chairman of a revived elections subcommittee. The panel will delve into voting rights issues that are a priority for Fudge and the new Democratic majority.
    Fudge's decision is a win for Pelosi, who is seeking to...
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  • U.S. Rep. Fudge says she will not challenge Pelosi for House speaker

    26 days ago - By Reuters

    Nancy Pelosi's bid to become the next speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives got a boost on Tuesday when fellow Democratic Representative Marcia Fudge announced that she would support her election to the top post.
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  • Fudge endorses Pelosi for speaker, dropping potential challenge

    26 days ago - By Politico

    ‘Rep. Marcia Fudge announced she will support Nancy Pelosi for speaker, just days after saying she might challenge the California Democrat. Anti-Pelosi forces are working hard to deny her the 218 votes needed to become speaker but have yet to find anyone who will challenge her for the gavel. Fudge said Pelosi had promised her an opportunity to work to protect voting rights and assured her that “the most loyal voting bloc in the Democratic Party, black women, will have a seat at the decision-making table.”
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  • Who is Marcia Fudge? The Democrat mulling a challenge to Nancy Pelosi for speaker of the House

    Who is Marcia Fudge? The Democrat mulling a challenge to Nancy Pelosi for speaker of the House

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

    Ohio Rep. Marcia Fudge is currently weighing a challenge against Nancy Pelosi for speaker of the House.
    Fudge has been urged by the small group of Democratic colleagues looking to oust Pelosi from the top spot in the House.
    Fudge has been in Congress since 2008, prior to which she was the mayor of the Cleveland suburb Warrensville Heights.
    WASHINGTON - Rep. Marcia Fudge, the Ohio Democrat currently mulling a challenge to Nancy Pelosi for the speaker's gavel when the new Congress forms in January, has long been a thorn in the side of the Democratic leadership.
    While Fudge is waiting until...
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