Obama Praises Nancy Pelosi’s Leadership Ahead of House Democrats’ Vote for Speaker Nominee

Nov 20, 2018 - Fortune

Former President Barack Obama praised the leadership of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Tuesday, just a week before the Democratic representatives will decide whether or not to nominate the party’s longtime figurehead for speaker of the House.

“Nancy is not always the best on a cable show or with a quick soundbite or what have you,” said Obama, speaking at a live taping of “The Axe Files” podcast, CNN reports. “But her skill, tenacity, toughness, vision, is remarkable. Her s...