Pelosi, Clinton among attendees at memorial reception for Ellen Tauscher
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SPOTTED: Two Democratic powerhouses — Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiThe Hill's Morning Report - In exclusive interview, Trump talks Biden, Iran, SCOTUS and reparations Lawmakers 'failed us' says ICE chief Pelosi, Democratic leaders seek to quell liberal revolt over border bill MORE (Calif.) and Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonBiden to debate for first time as front-runner Top Trump ally says potential Amash presidential bid could be problematic in Michigan Chaotic Trump transition leaks: Debates must tackle how Democrats will govern differently MORE — honoring the life of former Rep. Ellen Tauscher (D-Calif.), during a memorial reception chat with the late congresswomen's daughter.

Clinton and Pelosi were eyed smiling as they talked with Katherine Tauscher Monday at Cafe Milano in Georgetown.


Tauscher, an ex-lawmaker and State Department official, died last month of pneumonia at 67.

The reception followed a memorial service at the National Cathedral. Other guests gathered at the Georgetown hotspot to share memories of Tauscher with her daughter and the lawmaker's siblings included: former Rep. Joe CrowleyJoseph (Joe) CrowleyBronx restaurants thank Ocasio-Cortez for her endorsements Ocasio-Cortez fundraises off criticism from Steve King K Street giants scoop up coveted ex-lawmakers MORE (D-N.Y.), former Energy Secretary Ernest MonizErnest Jeffrey MonizBiden under pressure from environmentalists on climate plan Pelosi, Clinton among attendees at memorial reception for Ellen Tauscher 2020 is the Democrats' to lose — and they very well may MORE, Janet Napolitano, former Sen. Chuck Robb (D-Va.), Rep. Donna ShalalaDonna Edna Shalala Biz groups target Florida voters ahead of Democratic debates in Miami Press beat lawmakers to keep trophy in annual softball game Annual 'Will on the Hill' pokes fun at 2020 race MORE (D-Fla.), Tammy Haddad, Cafe Milano owner Franco Nuchese, Greta Van Susteren, former White House Chief of Protocol Capricia Marshall, and former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, among others.