Nancy Pelosi will remain as House Minority Leader.
She said she felt compelled to remain in leadership as Congress and President Obama embark on an effort to resolve a fiscal crisis that could jeopardize core government programs. And she vowed to work to limit the role of money in politics and to empower women in the workplace and the political arena.
“There’s so much more I want to do,” says the 72-year-old. A vote must take place, but her election is a certainty.