• Meet the Capitol Hill insider who built a 21,000-subscriber newsletter as a side gig to help political hopefuls land jobs

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Tom Manatos is a true Capitol Hill insider.
    He used to be the senior advisor for member services for Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, where he was one of the Speaker's chief liaisons to members of Congress and their staff on legislative, communications, and political matters. He worked with Pelosi for nine years, then moved on to become the senior advisor to the chair at the Democratic National Committee. His paternal grandfather was the first Greek American to work in the White House under John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson, and he's married to a Republican who...
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  • Nancy Pelosi defends shunning Donald Trump for a year after she walked out on their meeting last October

    Nancy Pelosi defends shunning Donald Trump for a year after she walked out on their meeting last October

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

    Nancy Pelosi has defended not speaking to Donald Trump for an entire year in an interview with MSNBC.
    Reuters
    The Speaker of the House and the President have not spoken since October 16, 2019, when a discussion about pulling US troops out of Syria ended with the two trading insults and Pelosi walking out with her fellow Democrats.
    Shortly after the meeting, Trump tweeted a photo of Pelosi standing up and pointing her finger at him with the caption "Nervous Nancy's unhinged meltdown!" while Pelosi later told reporters that "we have to pray for his health."
    The two had not even been in the...
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