Magazine February 22, 2010, Issue

From the Pelosi inbox . . .

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, January 28, 2010 (Jim Young/Reuters)

TO:  Dianne@speakersoffice.gov

FROM: NP@speakersoffice.gov

RE: I’m hungry

Hey Dianne . . .

Hate to bother you, but I’m sitting here in my office and suddenly craving something sweet. Can you handle this? Thnx . . . NP

TO: OfficeofNavalCatering@usnavy.gov

FROM: Dianne@speakersoffice.gov

RE: Official diplomatic gift

Hey Barbara:

The Speaker has asked me about the viability of having a military jet deliver a dish of ice cream from her favorite spot in San Francisco as a diplomatic gift in her official capacity as Speaker of the House. What’s the soonest a jet could leave SFO and arrive in D.C. with a dish of Cookies ’n’ Cream and Heath Bar ice

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