b 26 March 1940
American Democratic politician, first woman Speaker of Congress. currently Democratic Leader and the first woman to lead a major US political party in Congress.
America must be a light to the world, not just a missile.
They'll take food out of the mouths of children in order to give tax cuts to the wealthiest.
Being the first woman speaker and breaking the marble ceiling is pretty important. Now it's time to move on.
Bipartisanship is nice, but it cannot be a substitute for action, not having it cannot prevent us from going forward.