House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks at the Capitol on Oct. 13. After more than a decade leading House Democrats, Pelosi has faced demands from some lawmakers for leadership changes, particularly after Democrats failed to win back House control last year.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks at the Capitol on Oct. 13. After more than a decade leading House Democrats, Pelosi has faced demands from some lawmakers for leadership changes, particularly after Democrats failed to win back House control last year. J. Scott Applewhite AP file
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks at the Capitol on Oct. 13. After more than a decade leading House Democrats, Pelosi has faced demands from some lawmakers for leadership changes, particularly after Democrats failed to win back House control last year. J. Scott Applewhite AP file

How D.C.’s Democrats have become irrelevant

October 31, 2017 10:45 AM