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The Fall of the House of Pelosi

The D.C. press has built up the myth of Speaker Nancy Pelosi as a brilliant strategist. That’s nonsense.

Pelosi is in power for one reason and one reason only. It’s the same reason that Schumer is the Senate Dem leader.

American elections are being bought up by San Francisco and New York money. Pelosi is the direct liaison to the SF cash and Schumer is the connection to the NY money.

The money showed up. Lots of it. Republicans were outspent at every turn. But that wasn’t enough.

And strategically, Pelosi oversaw a disaster. Schumer may be getting some flak because Democrat Senate ambitions are not paying off, but Pelosi’s public behavior was disastrous. Trying to take coronavirus relief hostage, and then attacking Wolf Blitzer was not a good look. Even while the media was touting her genius, Pelosi reacted with a hauteur that won over no one.

Read the full story from Front Page Mag

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