House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has formally requested to be Speaker of the House again.
She has sent the following letter to re-elected colleagues.
Per The Week “Pelosi, the first and only woman to serve as House Speaker, sent a letter to her re-elected colleagues on Friday outlining the party’s agenda for its next two years in the majority. She promised to push for “lower health care costs, bigger paychecks, and cleaner government,” including by enacting a national coronavirus testing plan and voting rights legislation as soon as possible. And at the end, Pelosi formally requested support from congressmembers to be re-elected speaker for another term, with regard to all the “diverse viewpoints” she promised to “respect” along the way.