Tuesday, November 07, 2006

And History is About to Be Made

When the Democratic members of the new Congress gather to elect their leaders, they will also put forward Nancy Pelosi as their nominee to be Speaker of the House. That, of course, is a pro forma step. Pelosi will be the new Speaker, becoming the first woman to hold that post. That historic first is no small potatoes, folks, no matter what your politics.

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