Hillary Clinton calls Pelosi ‘driving force’ of Democratic Party
| Katie Galioto, Apr 17, 2019
| Politico – Hillary Clinton praised House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for leading the Democratic Party to a sweeping victory in the 2018 midterms, applauding her in Time magazine’s 2019 list of the world’s most influential people.
“There’s a saying that goes: ‘If you want something done, ask a busy woman to do it,’” Clinton wrote. “Speaker Nancy Pelosi is living proof that when it comes to getting the job done, more often than not, it takes a woman.”
The magazine published its yearly list Wednesday morning. In it Clinton wrote:
“She delivered. Under her leadership, Democrats passed the first major gun-safety bill in a generation and desperately needed voting-rights legislation. As Democrats continue fighting to protect reproductive rights, pass paid family leave, protect Americans’ right to affordable health care and hold this Administration to account, Nancy is leading the charge.” Read more.