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# house speaker

Last year
# US Midterms
Pelosi to step down as Speaker as Republicans set to retake US House of Representatives
The California Democrat rose to become the nation’s first woman to wield the speaker’s gavel.
All time
# house speaker
Nancy Pelosi speaks with US military chief on preventing Trump nuclear strike
Pelosi told Democrats that she was prepared to launch impeachment proceedings against Trump if he does not voluntarily resign.
# Washington DC
Taoiseach thanks US House Speaker for Brexit position: 'Nancy Pelosi's words matter'
Varadkar said her standpoint during a testing time in the Brexit negotiations “was timely, invaluable, and made a huge difference”.
# Belfast South
New SDLP MP writes letter to Commons speaker protesting against oath of allegiance to the Queen
“My primary allegiance is to the people of South Belfast, in all their diversity,” Claire Hanna wrote to the House Speaker today.
# meaningful vote 5
Johnson in bid to get Brexit legislation through Commons after speaker rules out new vote on deal
This is because of a parliamentary procedure where the same vote cannot take place more than once in the same parliamentary session.
# house speaker
A look back at John Bercow - a divisive figure who embodies the Brexit-era politician
From “Order! Order” to “Division! Clear the Lobby!” here’s a look back at the colourful House Speaker.
# 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
“The Good Friday accord ended 700-years of conflict,” she told the London School of Economics last night.
# house speaker
US politician Nancy Pelosi to address the Dáil next week
It is understood the visit is part of a fresh push to get the E3 Visa Bill over the line in the US.
# g no p
In a blow to Republicans, House Speaker Paul Ryan says he's going to retire
The House Speaker said the decision was a personal one, saying he didn’t want his kids to have a “weekend dad”.
# Rock Bottom
Paul Ryan says Republican should apologise for 'bodyslamming' Guardian reporter
Republican incumbent in Montana Greg Gianforte took umbrage with a question asked of him by Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs.