Her state of California has an outsize share of DACA recipients, more than 200,000, and a Democratic-leaning electorate that strongly favors protections for them.
The House minority leader began her speech at 10:04 local time (15:04 GMT) - and did not finish until the evening.
"I'm going to take everything she says at face value", said Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill. The 78-year old California lawmaker, who was been criticized in some quarters for being too "old" to bear the mantle of Democratic leadership in Congress, was on her feet and spoke without pause for eight hours - in four-inch heels, someone noted - except to sip water occasionally.
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One pistol each has been recovered from Shakeel Bhat and Tika Khan, he said. "We are not terrorists, we are not like them". Jatt was closely associated with two former LeT chiefs Abu Qasim and Abu Dujana, killed in 2015 and 2017, respectively.
"I am just telling people why I am voting the way I am voting", she said.
"Without that commitment from [House] Speaker [Paul] Ryan, comparable to the commitment from Leader McConnell, this package does not have my support, nor does it have the support of a large number of members of our Caucus", Pelosi said. "The longer @NancyPelosi bloviates on the House Floor against the deal-the more I'm inclined to support it", tweeted Republican Congressman Mark Walker, who had expressed reservations toward the initial budget deal, while two other Republicans told Politico's Jake Sherman that they thought her speech would help them rally votes for their version of the bill. A rule allows House and Senate leaders to talk ad nauseam once recognized. She has managed to hold her caucus together against a Republican majority with more than a few screws loose, and a Speaker who has the same control over his membership as a flea does over the St. Bernard it's riding. She said that personally, she still needed to study what finally passes but it "likely would promise some big challenges for me". Her Democratic colleagues applauded.
President Donald Trump backed the deal, giving cover to Republicans concerned about adding to the budget deficit in an election year, but House Speaker Paul Ryan still may need some Democratic votes to get it passed.
House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer urged Democrats to vote no on the budget deal slated for a vote on the House floor late Thursday.
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Yet, when Copeland picked up the Florida hat to make his decision, she got up and walked out of frame in disappointment. Still, you can't deny the fact she was bitter after the initial choice was made.
Senate Democrats appear to have little appetite for another shutdown, but on Tuesday Trump said he would welcome another shutdown if they refused to yield to his hardline demands on immigration.
"We are virtually Americans in every way except on paper", Chong earlier told NJ Advance Media.
But Democrats were not actively whipping votes against the bipartisan Senate plan, leaving the prospect of party unity up in the air.
"This stunt ... had nothing to do with protecting vulnerable members who have to take a hard vote", said one moderate lawmaker who asked not to be named.
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Republican supporters were not as enamoured with Pelosi's actions.