She became the first female Speaker of the House on January 4, 2007.
Father was Mayor of Baltimore.
Honorary board member of the National Organization for Women.
Family has an estimated net worth of $25 million.
Reportedly opposes off-shore drilling because she and her husband have heavily invested in a wind power project in Texas owned by oilman T. Boone PIckens.
Claims that natural gas is not a fossil fuel.
Owns a pineapple plantation in Hawaii along with her husband hence her nickname of "the Pineapple Princess."
Opposes re-opening Alcatraz to incarcerate terrorists now being held at the soon to be closed Guantanamo Bay prison because Alcatraz is in her home district.
Claims she was never told about CIA waterboarding prisoners although numerous others say otherwise.
Has her own private jet provided by the government and reportedly forces military members to salute her.
Nancy Pelosi Quotes
Mark Levin: (about Pelosi) You could bounce a nickel off her face she's had so much plastic surgery.
Rush Limbaugh: Nancy Pelosi wouldn't know a gasoline pump if she saw one--unless it was parked next to an abortion doctor's office.
Jack Cafferty: (about Pelosi) She's a horrible woman.