U.S. House Minority Leader Pelosi and other female Democratic members of the House appear on stage together during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte

 
U.S. House Minority Leader Pelosi and other female Democratic members of the House appear on stage together during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte
U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) (C) appears onstage with other female Democratic members of the U.S. House of Representatives including (L-R) Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D-NY), Rep. Judy Chu (D-CA), Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Rep. Kathy Hochul (D-NY), Rep. Janice Hahn (D-CA) and Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), during the opening session of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, September 4, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed