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"Nancy Pelosi is the minority leader, Donald Trump is the president, Ryan is the Speaker of the House, McConnell is the majority leader - running against Nancy Pelosi is like running against George W. Bush in 2010, which Democrats tried to do, it didn't work", stated republican pollster Jim Hobart.

As for speculation about a "blue wave" in the midterm elections, Chaffetz acknowledged that in a non-presidential election it is common for the party that holds the White House to lose some congressional seats.

Meanwhile, 79% of independents said that Pelosi should be replaced, while 91% of Republicans said they should pick a new leader.

More than two dozen Democratic House candidates won't commit to supporting Pelosi, according to a recent report from The Washington Post. Election handicappers see Democrats as having a good chance of taking back the House in November's midterms.

"Now she is the number one albatross around the Democrats' necks", Chaffetz said, adding the only reason Pelosi is still a leader in her party is because she has been successful at fundraising.

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Reached for comment, Drew Hammill, Pelosi's spokesman, argued that the poll was "designed to generate a negative result for Leader Pelosi".

An Associated Press analysis has found that Democratic voters have a consistent enthusiasm advantage with almost a dozen federal special elections now concluded ahead of the November elections.

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.

"Other than that, she doesn't bring anything positive to the Democratic ticket", he said.

"Democrats, please do not distance yourselves from Nancy Pelosi", Trump tweeted Friday evening.

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