Obama predicts Pelosi will be speaker...

Obama predicts Pelosi will be speaker again soon

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Saint Paul, MN

#1 Feb 7, 2013
Obama predicts Pelosi will be speaker again soon

Source: Washington Post

President Obama predicted Thursday that if Democrats pursue an ambitious agenda, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) will soon have the speaker’s gavel back.

“It won’t be smooth, it won’t be simple, there will be frustrations, there will be times when you guys will be mad at me, and I’ll occasionally read about it.” he said. But if they keep focused, he said,”I would expect that Nancy Pelosi is going to be speaker again pretty soon.”

But the president also appeared to be steeling House Democrats — who are more liberal than their Senate counterparts — for the need to remain open to concessions to moderate Democrats and Republicans not as eager to engage on the two domestic issues likely to dominate his State of the Union address next week — immigration and gun-control.

Obama spoke at a midday session at the annual House Democratic policy retreat, held at the tony Lansdowne Resort outside Leesburg. He addressed the group from his presidential podium in a large ballroom as lawmakers sat at round tables in casual dress.

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Saint Paul, MN

#2 Feb 7, 2013
We will finish the job in 2014 for the house and also we will gain 10 state governorships.

yes we can.

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