Florida Democrats mainly back Pelosi
Florida Democrats this week helped protect Nancy Pelosi from a leadership challenge driven by the party's abysmal November.
Pelosi on Wednesday was easily elected minority leader over Rep. Tim Ryan of Ohio, who said the party has lost touch with the working class. But as the Washington Post notes, Pelosi’s margin of victory, 134 votes to 63, "signaled a large degree of discontent with her leadership after 14 years atop the caucus and, more broadly, with the Democratic policy agenda that many lawmakers say has grown stale."
We've asked Florida Democrats -- those who will be part of the 115th Congress -- who they supported.
Kathy Castor - Pelosi
Ted Deutch - Pelosi
Lois Frankel - Pelosi
Alcee Hastings - Tim Ryan
Frederica Wilson - Pelosi
Debbie Wasserman Schultz - Pelosi
Charlie Crist - Pelosi
Darren Soto - Pelosi
Space will be updated if additional new members provide their pick.