June 28, 2022

KEY POINTS

  • Paul Pelosi was booked on two misdemeanor fees and his bail was set for $5,000
  • He had a blood alcohol content material degree of 0.08 or greater
  • Nancy Pelosi’s workplace stated the Speaker won’t be commenting on this incident 

Paul Pelosi, the 82-year-old husband of Speaker of the Home Nancy Pelosi, was arrested by legislation enforcement officers this weekend on suspicion of driving below the affect. 

A public reserving report from the Napa County Prison Justice Community confirmed that Paul was arrested at 11:44 p.m. PT on Saturday and was charged with one depend of driving below the affect. Officers additionally charged him with one depend of driving with a blood alcohol content material degree of 0.08 or greater. 

Paul was booked on two misdemeanor fees and his bail was set for $5,000. The arrest was first reported by TMZ.

Drew Hammill, a spokesman for the Home Speaker, refused to touch upon the fees. “The Speaker won’t be commenting on this personal matter which occurred whereas she was on the East Coast,” Hammill stated in a press release to Related Press.

On Sunday, Nancy Pelosi obtained an honorary diploma at Brown College and delivered a graduation tackle to the graduating class of 2022. 

Paul Pelosi was born in San Francisco, California, on April 15, 1940. Nancy and Paul first met at Georgetown College and acquired married in 1963. Regardless of being the Home Speaker’s husband, Paul has usually prevented the highlight. 

“I’ve made a aware effort to not be concerned or give the looks of being concerned in her political profession,” he informed the San Francisco Chronicle in 2004. “Individuals ought to notice that she’s the one.”

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Paul is an entrepreneur who is thought for his actual property and enterprise capitalist companies. He based and owns the Monetary Leasing Providers, a enterprise capital funding agency based mostly in San Francisco. He additionally co-owns a winery in Napa Valley with Nancy.  

In 2022, Paul drew consideration for his profitable trades, which occurred regardless of efforts to ban inventory buying and selling by members of Congress. His inventory disclosures and investments had been later copied by buyers on TikTok and different platforms. 

The couple shares 5 youngsters collectively, particularly Nancy Corinne, a gaggle gross sales director at Fairmont resort; Christine, an creator and political strategist; Jacqueline, who coordinates promotions at Connoisseur journal; Paul, a senior advisor at Oroplata Sources Inc.; and Alexandra, a journalist, in keeping with the Enterprise Chronicler.

U.S. Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) leaves a information convention about legislative efforts to decrease fuel costs, on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., April 28, 2022. Photograph: Reuters / ELIZABETH FRANTZ

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