Nancy Pelosi Gives Record-Setting 8-Hour Speech on DACA
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi gave the longest continuous speech in House history on Wednesday—clocking in at eight hours and seven minutes—in support of Dreamers, whose futures were not addressed in the bipartisan budget deal recently negotiated in the Senate. Pelosi, 77, did not sit or take a bathroom break, and was (for reasons that are entirely beyond me) wearing four-inch heels.


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