Monday, July 27, 2009
Pelosi says she doesn't mind being one of the most despised politicians in the country
Nancy Pelosi on being unpopular: 'I don't care'
By GLENN THRUSH | 7/27/09 5:08 AM EDT | Politico
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is one of the most despised political figures in the country.
And, frankly, she doesn’t give a damn.
“No, I don’t care,” Pelosi told POLITICO last Thursday, laughing heartily as she walked beneath the Capitol dome and plunged into a crowd of tourists.
Last week’s Public Strategies Inc./POLITICO poll brought grim news for Pelosi, revealing that only a quarter of Americans trust the San Francisco Democrat — putting her in the basement with Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-Ohio).
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