Poll results confirm that Democrats will take regain control of the House in Congress. Despite early setbacks, Democrats gained the 24 seats needed gain a majority in the house.
Nancy Pelosi will once again become House Speaker, having last held the position in 2010. Pelosi is the first woman to have been elected to the position of House Speaker.
At Democratic HQ on election night Pelosi and the Democratic base celebrated their win. “Thanks to you we owned the ground. Thanks to you, tomorrow will be a new day in America,” House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi states to the crowd at Democrat Headquarters, after several news sources began predicting that Democrats would regain the house.