Pelosi, Clinton among attendees at memorial reception for Ellen Tauscher
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SPOTTED: Two Democratic powerhouses — Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiTurkey sanctions face possible wall in GOP Senate Trump lashes out at Pelosi as she visits Jordan to discuss Syria Thomas D'Alesandro III, brother of Nancy Pelosi, dies at 90 MORE (Calif.) and Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonClinton trolls Trump with mock letter from JFK to Khrushchev Trump-Graham relationship tested by week of public sparring Sunday shows — Mulvaney seeks to tamp down firestorm over quid pro quo comments, Doral decision 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) CrowleyOcasio-Cortez throws support to Sanders at Queens rally Ocasio-Cortez, Monica Lewinsky empathize with Meghan Markle's 'sudden prominence' Krystal Ball reacts to Ocasio-Cortez endorsing Sanders: 'Class power over girl power' MORE (D-N.Y.), former Energy Secretary Ernest MonizErnest Jeffrey MonizAl Franken to host SiriusXM radio show Two years after Harvey's devastation, the wake-up call has not been heeded Biden under pressure from environmentalists on climate plan MORE, Janet Napolitano, former Sen. Chuck Robb (D-Va.), Rep. Donna ShalalaDonna Edna ShalalaLawmakers toast Greta Van Susteren's new show Overnight Health Care: Watchdog finds DEA allowed more opioids even as overdose deaths rose | Judge temporarily blocks Georgia abortion law | Three states report more vaping deaths | Dem proposes new fix for surprise medical bills Centrist Democrats fret over impeachment gamble 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.