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In this June 5, 2019, photo, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., speaks to reporters at the Capitol in Washington. The political clock is a significant factor in whether majority House Democrats launch any impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. Theres increasing pressure on Pelosi to at least start an impeachment inquiry into whether Trump obstructed special counsel Robert Muellers investigation. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is shown in this April 4, 2019 file photo. Mrs. Pelosi told the TIME 100 Summit on April 23 that she has a meeting planned the next week with President Trump to discuss moving forward on an infrastructure bill. (Associated Press/File)

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Clive Davis, left, and Nancy Pelosi on stage at the Clive Davis and The Recording Academy Pre-Grammy Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

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House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi of California holds a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. Pelosi has all but ensured she will become House speaker next month, quelling a revolt by disgruntled younger Democrats by agreeing to limit her tenure to no more than four additional years in the chamber's top post. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., meets with reporters on the day after the midterm elections as Democrats took back the House with a surge of fresh new candidates and an outpouring of voter enthusiasm ending eight years of Republican control, in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. Pelosi says she's confident she will win enough support to be elected speaker of the House next year and that she is the best person for the job. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., talks about the economy during her weekly press conference, June 7, 2018. (Image: Facebook, Nancy Pelosi, live-stream screenshot)

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif, speaks in Berryville, Va., Monday, July 24, 2017, to unveil the Democrats new agenda. From letf are, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., Rep. Ben Ray Lujan, D-N.M., Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

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From left, Rep. Nydia Velazquez, D-NY, Rep. Katherine Clark, D-Mass., Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-Wash., Rep. Susan Davis, D-Calif., and Rep. Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill., gather in unity to speak out against President Donald Trump's tweet about a female cable TV anchor during a news conference, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, June 29, 2017. Earlier, Pelosi called it "so beneath the dignity of the president of the United States to engage in such behavior." (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi fiercely defended her tenure last week. Fervor against her dissipated when it became clear that no one else was ready to take over. (Associated Press/File)

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Rep. Adam B. Schiff joined House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, a fellow California Democrat, at a rally last year. Mr. Schiff will be given unilateral subpoena power in January and has promised renewed vigor in investigating President Trump. (Associated Press/File)

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., accompanied by Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., second from left, Rep. Bobby Scott, D-Va., left, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, March 24, 2017. Republican leaders abruptly pulled their troubled health care overhaul bill off the House floor, short of votes and eager to avoid a humiliating defeat for President Donald Trump and GOP leaders. Pelosi is mocking House Republicans for failing to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's health law. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

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From left, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., accompanied by Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., Rep. Joseph Crowley, D-N.Y., and Jim Clyburn, D-S.C. take questions from members of the media during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, March 24, 2017. Republican leaders have abruptly pulled their troubled health care overhaul bill off the House floor, short of votes and eager to avoid a humiliating defeat for President Donald Trump and GOP leaders. Pelosi is mocking House Republicans for failing to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's health law. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

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FILE - In this March 2, 2017 file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Republican leaders embarked on an ambitious plan Tuesday to try to sell their new health care proposal to rank-and-file lawmakers and the public, absent specifics on costs or how many Americans will be covered. Pelosi said Tuesday, March 7, 2017, that Republicans are underestimating the high costs of health care for people living with pre-existing medical conditions. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. speaks at the Clive Davis and The Recording Academy Pre-Grammy Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

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In this Dec. 8, 2016, photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. In a letter to Democratic colleagues late Wednesday, Pelosi said 2016 has been a difficult year for the country and that House Democrats “stand ready to fight vigorously for America’s hard-working families.” (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) ** FILE **

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California said Democrats will not let a spending bill leave the House that has rider banning research on gun violence.

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House Speaker John Boehner, left, of Ohio, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, of Nev., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. (Associated Press photo)

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The House has shown it can strike bipartisan deals, and indeed, two of the biggest bills this year have been driven by House Speaker John A. Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi: They personally signed off on the Medicare fix deal and backed the bipartisan coalition that wrote the bill stopping the National Security Agency's phone-snooping program. (Associated Press)