Nancy Pelosi refused to offer any concessions to her Democratic rivals during a high-stakes meeting this week; saying she would become a "lame duck" leader if she gave a timeline for when she would give-up the gavel should she becomes Speaker.
Her actual support is at 200, adjusting for delegates who can't vote in the full House and one supporter who missed the caucus session.
Pelosi ran unopposed as the nominee for speaker in a closed-door Democratic caucus election Wednesday despite unrest from those clamoring for new leadership.
Republicans control the House and Senate until January, but they need some Democratic votes on legislation to keep parts of the USA government open beyond December 7. House Democrats are taking control with at least a 233-vote majority, but some Democrats have pledged that they won't back Pelosi for speaker.
In a separate interview with the Washington Post on Tuesday, the Republican president said that if Congress does not fund the wall he might try to get it done another way.
"The battle is the floor", said Rep. Linda Sanchez of California, among those who signed a letter calling for new leadership.
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Speaking to the news outlet at the White House on Tuesday, Trump also said the US$5 billion (4 billion pounds) request was just to build the physical barrier, and that additional funding would be needed for border security.
"I ask you to support her for this", Schiff told his colleagues.
Pelosi's ability to stand unopposed Wednesday showed the staying power of her brand of machine politics. That would lower the number of "yes" votes she needs.
In fact, Democrats voted to return their entire top leadership team, including Rep. Steny Hoyer of Maryland in the No. 2 spot as majority leader and Rep. Jim Clyburn of SC in the No. 3 spot as whip.
Women who oppose Pelosi's bid for speaker take issue with the suggestion that the movement against her is sexist or anti-feminist.
Andrew Harnik/APRep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio, right, accompanied by Rep. Marcia Fudge, D-Ohio, second from left, and Seth Moulton, D-Mass., left, speaks to members of the media following the House Democratic Caucus elections on Capitol Hill on November 30, 2016. "Has she negotiated and given them some of the things that they want? Yes".