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Rashida Tlaib, left, and Ayanna Pressley, both freshmen Democrats, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Nov. 27, 2018. By empowering newcomers, Nancy Pelosi risks creating a headache for herself down the road: a Democratic version of the House Freedom Caucus, the far-right group that consistently defies Republican leadership. (Erin Schaff/The New York Times)