Nancy Patricia D'Alesandro Pelosi (born March 26, 1940) is the 60th and current Speaker of the United States House of Representatives.
She is the first female Speaker of the House, the first Californian, and the first Italian-American to hold the post.
As Speaker, Pelosi is second in the line of presidential succession, following Vice President Joe Biden, which makes her the highest-ranking female politician in American history.
A member of the Democratic Party, Pelosi has represented the 8th Congressional District of California, which covers most of the City and County of San Francisco, since 1987.
USCIS 100:47. What is the name of the Speaker of the House of Representatives now?
- (Nancy) Pelosi
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