· House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) was named the "honorary president" of the Rio Grande River which separates Mexico from the United States.
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Laredo Mayor pete saenz presented Pelosi with the keys to the city and also bestowed upon her the title of "Honorary President of the Republic of the Rio Grande."
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Pete Saenz, the mayor of Laredo, presented Pelosi with the key to the city. He also bestowed her with the impressive title "Honorary President of the Republic of the Rio Grande." When Saenz declared Pelosi the president, she responded by saying, "I love that.
Mayor Pete Saenz read the plaque, "By the Authority of the Republic of the Rio Grande, from it’s Capitol of Laredo, to all, to whom these President’s shall come and Greetings, know ye that Nancy Pelosi the Speaker of the United States of House of Representatives is hereby appointed honorary president of the Republic of the Rio Grande."
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California said, ‘The president’s comments this evening are welcome news given the bipartisan opposition to the wall, and the obstacle it has been to the.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was named the "honorary president" of the Rio Grande River, The republic was an independent nation established briefly in 1840. The award was given by Laredo, Texas, Mayor Pete Saenz,
This is a list of the Presidents of the Republic of the Rio Grande that insurgents against the. and the Republic of the Rio Grande was never officially recognized. On January 17, 1840 a meeting was held at the Orevea Ranch near Laredo.
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