Pelousy Loses First Test As Speaker
Heheh, John Murtha fails to win vote
as House Majority Leader.House Democrats on Thursday chose Maryland Rep. Steny Hoyer to be House majority leader over Rep. John Murtha, the choice of Rep. Nancy Pelosi, in line to become speaker.
Hoyer was elected on a vote of 149-86.
Airiheadda says that Pelousy won by losing
, somehow:And don't shed any tears for Speaker-elect Nancy Pelosi. Even though her guy lost, this was still a big win for her.
Well, let's hope that Speaker Pelousy has many more big wins of the same variety.