Time's 100 Most Influential People of 2019: Nancy Pelosi

Nancy Pelosi reflected on three decades in Congress as a woman after being named one of Time’s 100 most Influential People of 2019.

“I knew when I came to Congress that the number of women who were here was totally unacceptable. They didn’t consider us a threat,” she said. “It was when our numbers grew, that this became less ‘ohm how nice,’ to ‘what’s going on here?’”