Nancy Pelosi says she will run for re-election again – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF/CNN) – Representative Nancy Pelosi (D-California), the current speaker of the House, announced Tuesday that she plans to run for re-election, aiming to last more than 30 years. contest in Parliament.

“I am running for re-election to Congress and respectfully seek your support,” Pelosi, who represents a San Francisco-based district, said in a video message posted on Facebook. her political Twitter account. “I would be honored for it and grateful for it.”

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Pelosi notably did not announce that she would be running for speaker in her video announcement. She promised in 2018 that this term would be her last in the position, but she has not confirmed whether that is still her plan.

It looks like her opponent from her last campaign, artist and political organizer Shahid Buttar, is expected to take on her again.

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Now, some of Pelosi’s colleagues are pushing for her to act on legislation that prohibits members of Congress from trading stocks. Pelosi initially expressed disinterest in the idea when asked about it by the media, saying “it’s a free market,” but last week she hinted that she’s open to the bill. Pelosi is also one of the most successful representatives who trade on the stock market: last year, she and her husband Paul Pelosi traded over $50 million in assets, and their profits are high. traders began to watch the pair’s efforts.

This story will be updated.

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