Speaker nancy pelosi issued this statement on the house passage of house resolution 1154 condemning qanon and the conspiracy theories that it promotes. Now in her third term as speaker pelosi made history again in january 2019 when she regained her position second in line to the presidency the first person to do so in more than 60 years.
The person with the most votes becomes speaker.
Who s the speaker of the house. October 2 2020 press release. Nancy pelosi is the 52nd speaker of the house of representatives having made history in 2007 when she was elected the first woman to serve as speaker of the house. Look it up now.
The speaker is elected by the current members of the house. 21 john boehner resigned as speaker of the house on october 29 2015. Transcript of pelosi interview on msnbc s live with stephanie ruhle.
Pelosi previously served as speaker from january 4 2007 to january 3 2011. Ryan was elected speaker on october 29 2015 to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of speaker john boehner. The current speaker is democrat nancy pelosi of california.
The current house speaker democrat nancy pelosi of california was elected to the office on january 3 2019. The current speaker of the house is d nancy pelosi california. The current speaker of the house democrat nancy pelosi of california was elected to the office on january 3 2019 the first day of the 116th congress.
20 elected speaker on june 6 1989 to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of speaker james wright jr. She has the distinction of being the first woman to serve as speaker and is also the first former speaker to be returned to office since sam rayburn in 1955.