House of Representatives Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi will deliver the commencement address at UC Davis School of Law's graduation ceremony next month.
The San Francisco Democrat will address 2013 law school graduates at 4 p.m. May 17 at Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts on the UC Davis campus.
The first woman to become speaker of the House, serving from 2007 to 2011, Pelosi follows previous King Hall commencement speakers, including Gov. Jerry Brown, former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, former U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno and Coretta Scott King, the widow of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr.
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