Nancy Pelosi has been fundraising and campaigning with Democrats across the nation forward of the midterm elections.

When the assault occurred she was in Washington, in keeping with U.S. Capitol Police.

Earlier this week, the speaker had been in Croatia for a discussion board on Crimea 

and in Washington on Tuesday to fulfill with Israel’s president. 

On Wednesday morning she was briefly in San Francisco for an occasion on the Golden Gate Bridge earlier than she returned to Washington.