House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi won’t reveal her plans for the future before meeting with the Democrats in her caucus on Wednesday, she emphasized over the weekend.

The California liberal has dropped no hints about her future in the leadership, stirring waves of speculation she might step down after a decade atop the party — the longest run since the legendary Rep. Sam Rayburn (D-Texas) died in office in 1961.

That silence will endure at least until Wednesday, she said on Sunday, putting a damper on theories that she might make an announcement at a Capitol press conference she’s scheduled for Tuesday.

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