Leading Lady

March 2007
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;3/2/2007, Vol. 76 Issue 20, p2
The article announces that Democrat Nancy Pelosi became the first female Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives in January 2007. She has said that she wants to be judged by her abilities, not by her gender. The number of members of the House that she will lead is given. Pelosi is third in line for the presidency.


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