Paul Pelosi, the husband of Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi, was charged with driving inebriated in Napa County, Calif., on Saturday night time, in keeping with the county’s web site.
Bail for Mr. Pelosi, 82, was set at $5,000. County data present he was launched from custody on Sunday morning. The cost he faces is a misdemeanor.
Ms. Pelosi, a Democrat, has not addressed the arrest publicly. On Sunday, she delivered a graduation handle at Brown College. Information of her husband’s arrest was reported by TMZ.
A spokesman for Ms. Pelosi, Drew Hammill, mentioned she was not together with her husband through the incident.
“The speaker won’t be commenting on this non-public matter, which occurred whereas she was on the East Coast,” Mr. Hammill mentioned in an electronic mail on Sunday.
Mr. Pelosi, an investor who has usually prevented the highlight, runs Monetary Leasing Companies, a San Francisco-based enterprise capital firm.
This yr, as efforts to ban inventory buying and selling by members of Congress gained momentum, Mr. Pelosi’s subtle and profitable trades drew consideration. Buyers on TikTok and different platforms reviewed Ms. Pelosi’s inventory disclosures and mimicked his investments.
Mr. Pelosi and Ms. Pelosi personal a winery in Napa Valley. The couple met at Georgetown College and married in 1963.