Tom Reed

Trump jumps in to offer aid to Nancy Pelosi's House speaker bid: 'I like her, can you believe it?'

Trump jumps in to offer aid to Nancy Pelosi's House speaker bid: 'I like her, can you believe it?'

Democrats won the majority. Now they just need a speaker of the House.

The standoff over Nancy Pelosi's bid to regain the gavel intensified as Democrats left Washington for the Thanksgiving break in what has turned out to be an unsettling finish to an otherwise triumphant week that saw them welcome a historic class of newcomers to Capitol Hill and prepare to take control from Republicans.

President Donald Trump is jumping in to offer some help, saying Saturday that he could "perform a wonderful service" by rounding up Republican votes for Pelosi's candidacy. Trump says he genuinely likes Pelosi and looks forward to working with her, but it's an almost unheard of...

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