House Broker

Cottle, Michelle
June 2008
New Republic;6/11/2008, Vol. 238 Issue 10, p22
The article profiles U.S. House speaker Nancy Pelosi. Her upbringing is described, along with her married life, entry into politics, and ascent to the speakership. After a difficult first year as speaker, she has earned a reputation for a willingness to confront President George W Bush and Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.


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