|Since taking the gavel in January 2007, Pelosi has consolidated power in the speaker's office.
She has overruled influential chairmen such as Reps. John Dingell (D-Mich.) and Charles B. Rangel (D-N.Y.) on key issues such as global warming and children's health insurance, bringing legislation directly to the floor without committee approval and more...
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