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Amid House Speaker Bid, How Nancy Pelosi Built Her Political Career10:57
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP)
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP)
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Sixteen current and incoming members of Congress signed a letter Monday challenging House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's bid to become speaker again when Democrats take back the House of Representatives in January.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with Washington Post reporter Mike DeBonis (@mikedebonis) for a look at the leadership fight and how Pelosi got to where she is today.

This segment aired on November 20, 2018.

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