Lisa Mascaro

Steny Hoyer eyes House speaker after years in Nancy Pelosi’s shadow

WASHINGTON — Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi is not welcome in Trump country, which was probably one reason another top Democrat – her long-term rival Steny Hoyer – was zipping through Republican-friendly corners of western Wisconsin this past week. Hoyer, the Maryland centrist and perpetual leader-in-waiting in the House of Representatives, …