In Houston, Pelosi outlines her sense of women's priorities
POSTED: Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 7:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 7:14am
Pelosi: "When opportunity knocks, be ready."
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a career in politics was never the plan for Nancy Pelosi, the first woman speaker of the House of Representatives.
But this week in Houston, she used her story - growing up as the daughter of a congressman-turned-Baltimore mayor, becoming an involved volunteer in California and raising five children - to explain how she ended up becoming a political trailblazer in her own right.