Breaking: Nancy Pelosi Wins House Speakership with only 220 Votes
Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) was voted in as House Speaker on Thursday.
— Rapida USA (@rapida_usa) January 3, 2019
The reign of terror begins.
It’s official: Nancy Pelosi is the second speaker ever to reclaim the gavel https://t.co/3FWY07Y2t3
— Punch Trump (@PunchTrumpUS) January 3, 2019
Here is the final vote count.
Pelosi needed 216 to win.
Final vote tally for #HouseSpeaker:
-Rep. Pelosi (D-CA) 220
-Rep. McCarthy (R-CA) 192
— Jennifer Franco (@jennfranconews) January 3, 2019