Pelosi Will Give the Gavel Back, Eventually


Technically, the 111th Congress ended on Monday, but “Speaker Nancy Pelosi” still graced the California Democrat’s press releases on Tuesday. Everyone else seems hip to the changes: Outgoing Majority Leader Steny Hoyer has taken to calling himself the Democratic whip, and John Boehner has embraced his new “speaker” title. As far as we know, though, Obamacare’s still Obamacare. [Politico, NYT, WP]