Trump calls Nancy Pelosi a "disgrace to herself and her family"

Cheryl Sanders
June 10, 2019

"It's the most disgusting thing, what she's allowed to happen to her district, with needles, with drug addicts, with people living in the middle of streets, with people living on the sidewalk", he said.

At an event commemorating D-Day in Normandy earlier this week, Pelosi refused to discuss impeachment.

Ms Pelosi pledged in her statement that Congress would hold the administration accountable "for its failures to address the humanitarian situation at our southern border", and said Mr Trump had undermined both efforts in Congress to address the border and efforts with Mexico to address smuggling networks.

Pelosi, who attended the ceremony, declined to respond to an excerpt in which Trump branded her "a disaster". "You know what? I think they're in big trouble". I've tried to be nice to her because I would have liked to have gotten some deals done", he said, continuing, "She's incapable of doing deals.

'I don't want to see him impeached, I want to see him in prison, ' she was quoted as saying.

"Nervous Nancy Pelosi & the Democrat House are getting nothing done".

'It was a terrible, nasty, vicious statement while I'm overseas, ' Trump told Fox host Laura Ingraham on Thursday against the solemn backdrop of the American Normandy Cemetery in northern France.

U.S. Speaker of the House Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) (C) speaks as former Tiananmen student leaders Wu'er Kaixi (L) and Fengsuo Zhou (R) listen during a hearing before the Congressional-Executive Commission on China June 4, 2019 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.

He wasn't done, pointing accurately to the Hillary Clinton-supporting Democrats who composed Mueller's team and asserting, "The Mueller report came out [and] it was a disaster for them".

The Rev. Al Sharpton, a guest on Wallace's program, characterized Pelosi's prison comment as using Trump's own "model" to hit back at him.

For his part, Trump has been celebrating what he appeared to view as a major victory for his administration, claiming that the deal will both work to slow down migration and to improve sales of USA agricultural products to Mexico.

During his appearance, Mueller said his office could neither clear nor accuse Trump of obstructing his investigation, citing a long-standing Justice Department opinion that a sitting president cannot be indicted.

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