House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is refusing to directly denounce socialism as so-called "Democratic socialists" like Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. become more mainstream.
The California lawmaker's sidestepping of the issue comes as she's seeking another term as House speaker, Fox News reported.
According to the news outlet, Fox has asked Pelosi "several times"—to include "multiple phone calls" to her office—whether she opposes socialism and if she would allow "any self-described socialists elected in the Democratic caucus to hold leadership positions in the House of Representatives."
"How hard is it to renounce socialism if you really don't believe in it?" asked Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. "The reason she can't renounce it is because the mainstream of her party—deep in their soul—backs socialism."
Read the rest of this story from our content partners at Faithwire.com.
To contact us or to submit an article, click here.
Get Charisma's best content delivered right to your inbox! Never miss a big news story again. Click here to subscribe to the Charisma News newsletter.
Five ways to deepen your relationship with God, increase your faith and save money!
- Deepen Your Relationship with God with a FREE eCourse: Click Here to view all of our free e-Courses. Favorite topics include Fear, Forgiveness, Holy Spirit, Supernatural, and How to Hear God.
- Super Discounts and Close-Out Specials: Click Here to view all our bundles and close-out specials and save up to 86%! Prayer, Holy Spirit, Anointing, the Supernatural and more.
- God Wants to Anoint Women Now: Rise up and enter the anointing of Deborah, Anna, Esther, Ruth and Hannah. You were called to go higher. Click Here to learn more.
- Change Your Atmosphere and Circumstances Through Prayer! John Eckhardt's prayer bundle gives you six powerful books to help you pray and change any situation. Click Here.
- HUGE Bible Sale!: Click Here to save up to 50% off a great selection of Bibles. Plus, get a free gift with each order!
Attention Pastors and Leaders: Leadership training and development are crucial for success. Enroll in a FREE 1-hour leadership mini-course by Dr. Mark Rutland. View Details