Pelosi Speaks For 8-Hours On House Floor

Feb 08, 2018

Yesterday, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi gave a speech to the House of Representatives.Pelosi was highlighting the stories of DACA recipients.Pelosi's speech went on for eight hours.It was the longest continuous speech in the chamber’s history dating back to 1909.The speech underscored that Democrats lack the leverage in spending showdowns with Republicans.The Democrats have repeatedly promised immigration activists they would save DACA recipients from deportation.