Tag: nancy pelosi

Pelosi: Another step back for Dems

I’m of two minds when it comes to the news that Nancy Pelosi has been re-elected to serve as the leader of Democrats in the House of Representatives, as minority leader now that the party has lost its majority spot in the body. OK, I get it – she was a solid leader in the […]


Austin Gisriel: Pragmatism and politics

Column by Austin Gisriel Submit guest columns: freepress2@ntelos.net   What works? The American people still believe in this most basic American value, even if American politicians have abandoned it. Pragmatism is, perhaps, the quintessential American value, and it essentially defines the growing political center. It is why even people who generally approve of the recently […]


Cantor comments on Dem jobs focus

Staff Report With YouTube video Remarks from Seventh District Republican Congressman Eric Cantor at Tuesday’s GOP Press Stakeout: “Good morning. Well, I guess the switch is on. The Speaker announced today she’s going to begin to focus on jobs. The White House also now has decided that for December we will finally be focusing on […]