Leading House Democrat tells Pelosi to step down

As reported by NBC News:

A high-ranking House Democrat on Thursday called on Rep. Nancy Pelosi of California to step down as minority leader to make way for a new generation.

“Our leadership does a tremendous job,” said Rep. Linda Sanchez of California, “but I do think we have this real breadth and depth of talent within our caucus, and I do think it’s time to pass the torch to a new generation of leaders, and I want to be a part of that transition. I want to see that happen.”

Sanchez, the fifth-ranking Democrat in the House, was interviewed on C-SPAN by two reporters who asked her about the current makeup of Democratic leadership.

Sanchez specifically called out Pelosi; the House minority whip, Steny Hoyer of Maryland; and the assistant House minority leader, James Clyburn of South Carolina, when asked who should leave their leadership positions. …

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Comments

  1. No they should keep her. She is a wonderful source of entertainment and really not that far removed from other democrats. keep in mind that sanity is a relative term within a peer group. her addition of a “salt marsh harvest mouse habitat” in san francisco for 30 million in a job creation bill was typical democrat pork. while she has provided numerous recent examples that may indicate alcholic delusion she has been entertaining. Besides President Bush would miss his name being in the spotlight so often.

  2. Bogiewheel says

    It appears the “Young Turks” are restless…….Or, should I say the “Young Skirts”………..But, Linda Sanchez, PLEASE.

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