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# house-speaker - Saturday 9 January, 2021

Nancy Pelosi speaks with US military chief on preventing Trump nuclear strike
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# House Speaker

Nancy Pelosi speaks with US military chief on preventing Trump nuclear strike

Jan 9th 2021, 7:53 AM 54,885 Views 54 Comments

Pelosi told Democrats that she was prepared to launch impeachment proceedings against Trump if he does not voluntarily resign.

# house-speaker - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Taoiseach thanks US House Speaker for Brexit position: 'Nancy Pelosi's words matter'
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# Washington DC

Taoiseach thanks US House Speaker for Brexit position: 'Nancy Pelosi's words matter'

Mar 12th 2020, 12:57 AM 23,915 Views 57 Comments

Varadkar said her standpoint during a testing time in the Brexit negotiations “was timely, invaluable, and made a huge difference”.

# house-speaker - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

New SDLP MP writes letter to Commons speaker protesting against oath of allegiance to the Queen
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# Belfast South

New SDLP MP writes letter to Commons speaker protesting against oath of allegiance to the Queen

Dec 18th 2019, 2:09 PM 44,675 Views 55 Comments

“My primary allegiance is to the people of South Belfast, in all their diversity,” Claire Hanna wrote to the House Speaker today.

# house-speaker - Monday 21 October, 2019

Johnson in bid to get Brexit legislation through Commons after speaker rules out new vote on deal
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# Meaningful Vote 5

Johnson in bid to get Brexit legislation through Commons after speaker rules out new vote on deal

Updated Oct 21st 2019, 8:38 PM 45,042 Views 62 Comments

This is because of a parliamentary procedure where the same vote cannot take place more than once in the same parliamentary session.

# house-speaker - Saturday 14 September, 2019

A look back at John Bercow - a divisive figure who embodies the Brexit-era politician
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# House Speaker

A look back at John Bercow - a divisive figure who embodies the Brexit-era politician

Sep 14th 2019, 10:00 PM 28,380 Views 26 Comments

From “Order! Order” to “Division! Clear the Lobby!” here’s a look back at the colourful House Speaker.

# house-speaker - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

'Don’t even think about it': Pelosi warns UK that US trade deal is non-runner if Good Friday Agreement is threatened
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# Not On The Cards

'Don’t even think about it': Pelosi warns UK that US trade deal is non-runner if Good Friday Agreement is threatened

Updated Apr 16th 2019, 3:21 PM 34,214 Views 76 Comments

“The Good Friday accord ended 700-years of conflict,” she told the London School of Economics last night.

# house-speaker - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

US politician Nancy Pelosi to address the Dáil next week
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# House Speaker

US politician Nancy Pelosi to address the Dáil next week

Apr 10th 2019, 4:34 PM 10,612 Views 42 Comments

It is understood the visit is part of a fresh push to get the E3 Visa Bill over the line in the US.

# house-speaker - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

In a blow to Republicans, House Speaker Paul Ryan says he's going to retire
# G No P
# G No P

In a blow to Republicans, House Speaker Paul Ryan says he's going to retire

Apr 11th 2018, 8:12 PM 26,734 Views 39 Comments

The House Speaker said the decision was a personal one, saying he didn’t want his kids to have a “weekend dad”.

# house-speaker - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Paul Ryan says Republican should apologise for 'bodyslamming' Guardian reporter
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# Rock Bottom

Paul Ryan says Republican should apologise for 'bodyslamming' Guardian reporter

May 25th 2017, 10:30 PM 46,020 Views 51 Comments

Republican incumbent in Montana Greg Gianforte took umbrage with a question asked of him by Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs.