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Higgins announced in July that he would not support Pelosi, a Californian who served as the first female speaker of the House, for another term as the chamber's top Democrat.

Higgins announced in July that he would not support Pelosi, a Californian who served as the first female speaker of the House, for another term as the chamber's top Democrat.

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