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Who Is Democratic Politician, Nancy Pelosi? Career Highlights, Nomination, Election, & Net Worth

Nancy Pelosi

Nancy Pelosi is an American politician and is politically affiliated with Democratic Party. She has a significant role in ‘The patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. In addition, she is also the first-ever woman to hold the position of 60th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives. The achievement list Nancy does not end here as she successfully became the House Minority Leader in 2011 as well. She also creates history by becoming the highest-ranking female politician in American history.

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What Is Nancy Pelosi’s Net Worth?

According to Celebrity Net Worth website, Nancy Pelosi has an estimated net worth of $120 million. Meanwhile, Democratic politician Nancy has an average salary of around $223 thousand.

Whereas Nancy’s husband, Paul Pelosi, has an estimated net worth of around $5.3 million as per the Fortune website.

As per an Insider analysis of 2020 financial disclosure reports, House Speaker Nancy was ranked as the 15th wealthiest member of Congress. And Insider has estimated her net worth to be $46,123,051. It was based on her personal wealth spread out among property holdings, mutual funds, and stocks owned by her husband.

When Did Nancy Pelosi Start His Political Career? Also About Election

Nancy Pelosi started her political career by first interning for Senator Daniel Brewster (D-Maryland) in the 1960s. Later, Nancy moved to San Francisco, California, along with her family, where she befriended 5th District Congressman Phillip Burton.

She was elected as a Democratic National Committee member from California in 1976. Nancy holds the position until 1996. She also served as the finance chair of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee during the late 1970s and 1980s. 

In her entire career, She has achieved several titles. It all started in the year 1987 when Nancy appointed to the United States House of Representatives, where she served as a congresswoman from California. 

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The event took place after Burton passed away in 1983 and was succeeded by his wife, Sala. However, Sala designated Nancy Pelosi as her successor. That guaranteed that Burton’s previous supporters would support Nancy Pelosi.

Later in 2007, Nancy was appointed as United States Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives. She served the title for 4 years till 2011. In 2019, she was reappointed as the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, United States, and became the first female speaker.

Moreover, Nancy also appointed as the House minority leader for four years, from 2003 to 2007. Later, again in 2011 till 2019, Nancy reappointed as the House minority leader again in 2011 till 2019. 


Nancy Pelosi and her longtime friend John Dingell were nominated as the dean of the House of Representatives. After Nancy defeated Republican John Boehner of Ohio, she became the first woman first California and the first Italian-American to hold the speakership.

Furthermore, Nancy also honored with several awards. Some of them are, (2007) Knight Grand Cross of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic and (2013) National Women’s Hall of Fame. Additional to the list is (2016) Dr. Nathan Davis Awards for United States Representatives and (2019) Profile in Courage Award; honorary doctor of Brandeis University.