After weeks and weeks of negative media stories about President Donald Trump, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi told her caucus on a conference call this afternoon that she’s still not going to begin impeachment proceedings:

You see, she needs “leverage”:

But members can do whatever they want:

Data guy Nate Silver is backing her up, noting that even if Trump were impeached he’d still finish out his term:

Of note, public opinion of impeachment has decreased as more Dems rally to the idea: