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House Democrats take power amid Texas delegation shakeup

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi took back the chamber gavel amid a gloomy partial government shutdown.

U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-CA, is applauded after being elected House speaker at the start of the 116th Congress, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 3, 2019.

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