House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., talks to reporters during her weekly news conference, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, June 7, 2018. After several questions about President Donald Trump and his policies, Pelosi responded: The President said he was going to drain the swamp. He has become the swamp. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has ignominiously surrendered on her ill-conceived jihad to try to tell Mitch McConnell how to run the Senate. I would say she blinked, but because plastic surgery has merged her eyebrows and hairline, I’m not sure that metaphor works.
BREAKING: @SpeakerPelosi says in letter to House Dems that a resolution to transmit impeachment articles to Senate and appoint managers will be brought to House floor next week
— Josh Lederman (@JoshNBCNews) January 10, 2020
She was done in by a stubborn Senate Majority Leader, a Senate that has no stomach for this nonsense in an election year, her lack of popularity and credibility with Senate Democrats, a vicious spiteful little half-man on the House Intelligence Committee, and her decision to take political advice from a convicted felon (John Dean) and a superannuated law professor who hasn’t had a cogent thought in a decade or so (Laurence Tribe).