Pelosi, speaking on the House flooring, utilized her right as minority leader to promote as long as she wished to make her case. The speech seemed in demonstration over Congress continuing not to resolve the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program that will end next month.
The minority leader started speaking soon after 10 a.m. ET on Wednesday. Since 4:30 p.m. ET she had actually not completed speaking.
“I have no objective of yielding back, Mr. Speaker,” she stated around 3:50 p.m. ET. “I have a lot more.”
“I have no objective of yielding back, Mr. Speaker. I have a lot more,” “House Minority Leader Pelosi states more than 5 hours into her speech on DACA and Dreamers pic.twitter.com/lqeoZHTDQK
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