House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

Nancy Pelosi

The latest on Representative Nancy Pelosi, the current speaker of the House of Representatives. Born March 26, 1940 in Baltimore, Maryland, she married Paul Pelosi in 1963 and has represented San Francisco, California in Congress since 1987. She has led Democrats in the House since 2003. Over her tenure she has become the first woman to lead a party in Congress, the first female speaker of the House and is currently the highest-ranked woman in line of succession to the presidency in U.S. history.

Pelosi and Trump Have Not Spoken in Year After Heated White House Meeting

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi insisted that there does not need to be a "person-to-person between the speaker and the president" for government to function, one year after she and President Donald Trump spoke for the last time in person during a contentious White House meeting.