Democratic California Rep. Jackie Speier said Tuesday she will not seek reelection in 2022, the latest member to retire ahead of midterm elections where Republicans are trying to take back the House majority.Speier released a video on Tuesday announcing her retirement from office after 12 years of service in the House.The California Democrat recounted “lying on an airstrip in the jungles of Guyana with five bullet holes” in her body after she and her 1978 congressional fact-finding delegation were shot by People’s Temple members in Guyana the same day as the Jonestown Massacre and how she pledged to go into public service should she survive.DEMS PUSH RESOLUTION TO CENSURE GOSAR OVER VIOLENT CARTOON DEPICTING AOC, BIDEN“I lived, and I served,” Speier said. “It has been a remarkable journey that has surpassed my wildest dreams.”
Rep. Jackie Speier, D‑Calif., attends a news conference outside the Capitol to announce the bipartisan I Am Vanessa Guillén Act, on Wednesday, …