In a speech announcing her departure from the House Democratic leadership, Nancy Pelosi took a shot at former President Donald Trump.
In her speech, the House Democratic leader praised her time working with former presidents George Bush, Barack Obama, and Joe Biden. She also noted that they were able to make significant investments in clean energy.
During her time in office, she worked with several former presidents. There were also disagreements between her and Trump, who had a rocky relationship.
In a speech on the House floor, she said that she would not be seeking the position of House minority leader, but noted that she would still serve out her term in the House. She has led the Democratic caucus for over two decades. Her departure from the leadership ranks increases the competition for the position of House Democratic leader.
In her speech, she referred to the Capitol as a beautiful building that represents the ideals of democracy. She received a loud and emotional response from the Democrats in attendance. She also stated that the building is a temple to the Constitution.
The preceding is a summary of an article that originally appeared on Washington Examiner.