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Ellen Goodman

Nancy Pelosi's powerful first act

By Ellen Goodman
January 5, 2007

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AND SO Nancy Pelosi ascends to the speakership with a series of "firsts" raining down on her like confetti. She's the first woman, the first Italian-American, the first Californian, probably the first chocoholic to take her place two heartbeats away from the Oval Office. (Full article: 794 words)

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