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Being a Speaker means you have a one-time bonus of +20% to Speech. From the mouth of babes and all that.”— Fallout 2 description
+20% to the Speech and Barter skills (doubled in unpatched Fallout 2). Functionally useless (the purpose of perks is not to increase skills).