Nancy Pelosi has deflected any criticism of her leadership as sexism. Fox News reports:
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi claimed in a recent interview that sexism is behind some of the calls for her to relinquish power in the Democratic Party.
Pelosi, D-Calif., who has faced opposition even inside her party, was asked in an interview with Rolling Stone whether she had ever been “tempted to step away” from her post as House minority leader.
Pelosi responded by suggesting a double standard was at play, compared with men in leadership positions.
“I think some of is it a little bit on the sexist side—although I wouldn’t normally say that,” Pelosi said in the interview. “Except it’s like, really? Has anyone asked whatshisname, the one who’s the head of the Senate?”
Pelosi doesn’t realize that hogging leadership positions in a losing party will only hurt it even further…