Clinton, Pelosi holding online Women's Day fundraiser with Chrissy Teigen, Amanda Gorman
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Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiFive reasons for Biden, GOP to be thankful this season Bipartisan success in the Senate signals room for more compromise The GOP's post-1/6 playbook is clear — and it's dangerous MORE (D-Calif.) will be holding a fundraising event on International Women’s Day next week with former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonPoll: Democracy is under attack, and more violence may be the future Popping the progressive bubble GOP primary in NH House race draws national spotlight MORE.

In an announcement detailing the event on Monday, Clinton said the virtual March 8 fundraiser will include appearances from inaugural poet Amanda Gorman and model and author Chrissy Teigen.

"I know it’s been a difficult year. I’m so grateful for events like these that have allowed us all to safely stay connected with one another," Clinton says in the announcement.


The invitation links to a page paid for by PAC to the Future, Pelosi’s political action committee, for guests to register to view the virtual conversation.

In next year's midterm elections, House Democrats will be fighting to expand their control in the lower chamber after underperforming last November. The party lost 11 seats in total in the chamber after last year, even as Democrats recaptured the White House and the Senate.

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (N.Y.), chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, has expressed confidence the party will be able to expand its majority in the House, where Democrats currently hold the chamber’s smallest majority in modern history, if lawmakers are able to stay more unified and take effective action on the coronavirus pandemic and the economy.