WASHINGTON – Former Republican Lauren Underwood, D-Ill., One of the more prominent newcomers, announced Wednesday that she supports controversial Nancy Pelosi as the spokeswoman who still does not have the votes she needs to reclaim the hammer , [19659002InsideriousCampaignSegionalDeputiesRandyHultgrenR-IllForden14 Congress headquarters in the congressional district, Underwood remained at the fence as to whether Pelosi should be a spokesman in case the Democrats win the House.
Pelosi never emerged as an important issue in the district, which is the first Pelosi in the suburban and rural areas of Kendall, Kane, DuPage, McHenry, and Lake counties that stretch from the Wisconsin border south to Yorkville -Region is a house speaker, is in the fight for the recovery of the hammer, because a small group of Democrats ̵
As On Wednesday, Pelosi lacks the votes for which she must be elected When all 435 members of the new Congress convene on January 3,
Pelosi has the support needed to win a poll on November 28 Democrats actually nominate a spokesman.
"I am honored to represent my community in Washington and willing to work on their behalf, which is why I have the support of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi for the Speaker of the US House of Representatives," Underwood said in a statement.
"Chairman Pelosi shares my commitments to pass legislation on reducing health care costs, invest in our country's infrastructure, protect our communities from armed violence, introduce a political solution for young DREAMER, and ensure integrity at the highest levels of our government."
Underwood's support follows after a meeting with Pelosi last week and may signal that new, progressive, younger members have different priorities than dividing Democrats when they want to be united and do not want to experiment with untold leaders.
Alexandria Ocasio-C ortez, D-NY, the youngest novice novice, who is 29 years old, also supports Pelosi in a Twitter post as long as "Leader Pelosi remains the most advanced candidate for the spokesperson. She can count on my support. "
Underwood, 32, already has a larger profile than other freshman class members – appearing since the November 6 elections on two Sundays and other national newscasts, her support of Pelosi, 78 – along with Ocasio -Cortez could undermine an argument against Pelosi that it's time for a generational change.
Also on Wednesday, Mayor Rahm Emanuel came to Pelosi, part of the Pelosi team, to collect influential accolades. Emanuel emphasized that the House Democrats with a GOP Senate and President Donald Trump do not need a "rookie spokesman".
"I worked with Nancy Pelosi in Congress and collided with Nancy Pelosi as head of the White House staff," Emanuel said in a statement.
"…. This is no time to have a freshman ahead of Mitch McConnell or Donald Trump or both. Nancy Pelosi is as tough and reserved as McConnell is reckless and Trump has no principles. It is time for a speaker who can support democratic values with both. Rookies do not have to apply. Let's keep an eye on the price.
Underwood's support for Pelosi is no surprise.
Each topic Underwood ran into is a policy that supports Pelosi.
One of Underwood's priorities is to maintain and improve Obamacare Barack Obama's previous policy on health policy and told her story at the stump of a pre-existing disease, the supraventricular tachycardia, which makes her heart race for Obama. The mastery of laws and tactics was adopted for Obama.
Pelosi was the spokesman on 21 March 2010, when she was able to jam the Affordable Care Act with only one vote and no GOP support. [19659002UnderwoodistpartyofAbama-Alumnihavetenedtoworkforaninterim
On Monday, Obama assisted Pelosi.
Where the Illinois House Democrats stand:
Hard no: Foster
Possible N a: Dan Lipinski
Not publicly tied: Raja Krishnamoorthi; Sean Casten; Jesus "Chuy" Garcia
Yes: Bobby Rush; Robin Kelly; Mike Quigley; Danny Davis; Jan Schakowsky; Brad Schneider; Underwood; Cheri Bustos.