Speaker (politics)

The speaker of a deliberative assembly, especially a legislative body, is its presiding officer, or the chair. The title was first used in 1377 in England.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Speaker_(politics)

Godse remark: Pragya Thakur tenders apology in Lok Sabha - Times of India

NEW DELHI: Pragya Thakur on Friday said that her statement on Nathuram Godse was distorted and...

discovered 2 weeks ago on The Times of India
Should lobbying ban apply to former Massachusetts House Speaker Sal DiMasi? Attorney argues no

Former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore F. DiMasi is being punished for a criminal conviction...

discovered 2 weeks ago on The Republican
House Dems bent on half-assed impeachment because it’s politically convenient

Nancy Pelosi said she undertook impeachment “prayerfully,” and apparently what the House speaker was...

discovered 2 weeks ago on New York Post
On The Money: Supreme Court stays House subpoena for Trump financial records | Pelosi says trade...

The coalition sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), House Majority Leader Steny...

discovered 2 weeks ago on The Hill
Former House Speaker Casada says he directly asked Gov. Bill Lee to include $4M grant fund in...

For the first time, former House Speaker Glen Casada said he directly asked Gov. Bill Lee to include...

discovered 2 weeks ago on Knoxville News Sentinel
What’s next in impeachment: Judiciary Committee up next

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., arrives to talk to reporters as the House ...

discovered 2 weeks ago on Midland Reporter-Telegram
Indiana House Speaker Brian Bosma knows when to take a bow

House Speaker Brian Bosma managed to, if not upstage, then share the stage with an estimated 15,000...

discovered 2 weeks ago on South Bend Tribune
Pelosi urges administration to put trade changes in writing

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., arrives to talk to reporters as the House ...

discovered 2 weeks ago on seattlepi.com
Michigan House Speaker ordered to testify at lawmaker’s trial on bribery, extortion charges

A federal judge has ordered Lee Chatfield, speaker of the state House of Representatives, to testify...

discovered 2 weeks ago on MLive.com
Messaging In The Age of Shade

The longtime California representative and Speaker of the House tends to come off as focused, driven ...

discovered 2 weeks ago on Forbes
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Trump’s Ukraine actions amount to ‘bribery’

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., talks to reporters on the morning after the ...

discovered 3 weeks ago on Chicago Tribune
Portrait of former House Speaker John Boehner unveiled on Capitol Hill

The official portrait of former House Speaker John Boehner was unveiled Tuesday on Capitol Hill, bringing Democrats ...

discovered 3 weeks ago on Fox News
House Speaker Brian Bosma to step down at the end of legislative session

House Speaker Brian Bosma will step down from his position. “So many know Brian Bosma for his...

discovered 3 weeks ago on FOX 59 Indianapolis
Former House Speaker John Boehner cried when his official portrait was revealed

According to the Hill, during its unveiling, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, Speaker Nancy...

discovered 3 weeks ago on The Cincinnati Enquirer
The Public Stage of the House Impeachment Inquiry

The change in audience was accompanied by a dramatic change in venue: the Intelligence Committee has borrowed the lavish assembly room ...

discovered 3 weeks ago on The New Yorker
Indiana House speaker says he’ll retire after 2020 session

The longest-serving leader of the Indiana House announced Tuesday that he will retire after the ...

discovered 3 weeks ago on Associated Press
Former House Speaker John Boehner cried as his portrait was unveiled in a uniting moment for...

Former House Speaker John Boehner has been immortalized with a congressional portrait in a uniting...

discovered 3 weeks ago on Business Insider
Pelosi says House will 'go where the facts take us,' in impeachment probe

As two witnesses testify in the 7th public hearing of the impeachment inquiry against President...

discovered 3 weeks ago on ABC News
‘None of us came here to impeach a president:’ Pelosi

The speaker of the House said on Thursday that President Donald Trump has used the< ...

discovered 3 weeks ago on MSN News
The Library of Congress will house the archives of the famous AIDS quilt

On Wednesday, Smith, Jones, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.)...

discovered 3 weeks ago on Washington Post
The Ukraine Impeachment Inquiry Begins A New Phase This Week: What You Need To Know

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., depart a press...

discovered 1 month ago on WUNC Chapel Hill
Funeral services announced for former Mississippi Speaker of the House

Funeral services have been set for former Mississippi Speaker of the House of Representatives Billy...

discovered 1 month ago on WCBI Columbus
Feds recorded calls of close confidant of House Speaker Michael Madigan: sources

Federal authorities recorded phone calls of one of House Speaker Michael Madigan’s closest...

discovered 1 month ago on Chicago Tribune
Jeff Van Drew was one of two House Democrats to vote against impeachment inquiry. But why?

Rep. Jeff Van Drew of New Jersey's 2nd congressional district was one of only two of the 233...

discovered 1 month ago on Salon.com
The GOP’s defense of Trump, annotated

On September 24, 2019, Speaker Pelosi unilaterally announced that the House of Representatives would initiate an inquiry ...

discovered 1 month ago on CNN.com
Former Speaker Billy McCoy, the last Democrat to lead the House, dies at 77

Flanked by family and friends, House Speaker Billy McCoy, D-Rienzi, acknowledges lawmakers applause...

discovered 1 month ago on The Clarion-Ledger
Poland's Opposition Wins Speaker Seat in Upper House of Parliament

The Polish opposition secured the post of Senate speaker in a parliamentary vote on Tuesday seen as...

discovered 1 month ago on US News & World Report
Trump's last line of impeachment defense: Repeating big lies about Joe Biden

It's been nearly two months since Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced a formal impeachment...

discovered 1 month ago on Salon.com
Virginia Democrats elect first female speaker of the House

House leader, won a competitive race for the top spot after Democrats flipped both the House and...

discovered 1 month ago on CNN.com
Former Mississippi House Speaker Billy McCoy dies at 77

In this Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, file photo, former Speaker of the Mississippi House of...

discovered 1 month ago on WREG-TV Memphis