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THE NEXT HOUSE SPEAKER

Pelosi to bring 'a velvet glove and a fist of steel'

By Susan Milligan
Globe Staff / November 9, 2006

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WASHINGTON -- To Republican attackers on the campaign trail, the soon-to-be House speaker Nancy Pelosi is an unapologetic "San Francisco liberal," a free-spender who will raise taxes and coddle terrorists. Pelosi, meanwhile, frequently mentions her status as a mother of five and grandmother of six, conjuring up a saintly image. (Full article: 782 words)

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