House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she’s worried about President Trump.
The California Democrat continued to goad the president Thursday morning as she offered her medical assessment and called for his family to stage an “intervention.”
Just one day after she accused the president of the United States of being involved in a “cover-up” and angering Trump into prematurely cutting off a meeting to discuss infrastructure spending, Pelosi was at it again. This time, she had the audacity to say “I pray for the president” as she characterized him as being less than mentally stable.
“I wish that his family or his administration or his staff would have an intervention for the good of the country,” she told reporters at a news conference in the Capitol, calling his anger over their game-playing another “temper tantrum.”
Trump unleashed a scathing rebuke of Democrats after he canceled the meeting on Wednesday, demanding the that the “phony investigations” end if they want to have meaningful policy progress.
“I don’t do cover-ups,” Trump said, referring to Pelosi’s claim just hours before as she emerged from a closed-door meeting with Congressional Democrats to accuse him of covering up something.
Pelosi emerges from Dem meeting: ‘We believe the President of the United States is engaged in a cover-up’ https://t.co/rTsZBUsjmY
— Conservative News (@BIZPACReview) May 22, 2019
She took to Twitter later, not to clarify her remarks or move toward common ground with the president after their failed meeting, but to reiterate her claims that Trump is engaged in an “unprecedented cover-up campaign of the facts.”
Pelosi continued her speculation during Thursday’s press conference, laying out one remark after another without any evidence as if it was established fact, saying Trump was “not up to the task” of figuring out the budget they were set to discuss.
“He pulled a stunt,” Pelosi said. “The president has a bag of tricks and the White House has a bag of tricks that they save for certain occasions. They don’t necessarily apply to the occasion, but they’re a distraction.”
Speaker Nancy Pelosi says President Trump “pulled a stunt” at the infrastructure meeting because of courts ruling in Democrats’ favor in getting Trump’s finances.
— ABC News Politics (@ABCPolitics) May 23, 2019
“What really got to him was these court cases and the House Democratic Caucus has not passed impeachment and that’s where he wants us to be,” she said.
Trump fired back at Democrats’ portrayal of his behavior at Wednesday’s meeting, tweeting out that he was “extremely calm” and pushing back against the “Rage narrative.”
I was extremely calm yesterday with my meeting with Pelosi and Schumer, knowing that they would say I was raging, which they always do, along with their partner, the Fake News Media. Well, so many stories about the meeting use the Rage narrative anyway – Fake & Corrupt Press!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 23, 2019
In a letter to her House colleagues, Nancy Pelosi said: “President Trump had a temper tantrum for us all to see.” This is not true. I was purposely very polite and calm, much as I was minutes later with the press in the Rose Garden. Can be easily proven. It is all such a lie!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 23, 2019
Meanwhile, it wasn’t that long ago when even Democrats were questioning the ability of the 79-year-old Pelosi to even serve as House Speaker with more than a dozen Democrats signing a letter last year saying they would not support the lawmaker who served as the first female Speaker of the House from 2007 to 2011.
Of course, while Pelosi has repeatedly slammed Trump’s mental fortitude, it was her own track record of stammering, wandering remarks that came to mind after her latest personal attack.
Serious question: Is Nancy Pelosi drunk? pic.twitter.com/HwVrG3xP6e
— Robby Starbuck (@robbystarbuck) May 22, 2019
PELOSI’S BIG MOUTH STOPPED INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENT! – Can you imagine anyone being stupid enough to publicly slam someone whom you are about to negotiate with? – Has Pelosi become senile, or just drunk with power? pic.twitter.com/fze8RSJUHH
— Jingo Bells (@JingoBells1) May 22, 2019
WATCH: Speaker Of The House Nancy Pelosi FORGETS Who She Is Talking To During Speech
At What Point Do We Consider This Behavior A Mental Health Issue? ?https://t.co/BJ40IdSsXk
— Jack Murphy (@RealJack) May 18, 2019
wish her family would intervene on her drinking problem, medical physical should also be released , slurs her words, face freezes, she speaks incoherently, Tourette’s, , dentures not stayin in . Third in line for the presidency should have to release a physical.
— Bonnie (@BonBee81) May 23, 2019
Nancy Pelosi is “ over the hill” literally ! Sad to see her desperate attempts to remain relevant – with arms flailing and professions of praying for the president she looks less than truthful!
— Sandra Z. (@californiacrabb) May 23, 2019
Most people drink to forget. Pelosi looks like she drinks AND forgets. Time to put the bottle down sweetheart.
— Ron Morrison (@Bum2009) May 23, 2019
So she goes out yesterday morning before the meeting at the WH and calls him a criminal and then wants to play the sweet little naive girl. How dumb are people
— Sign of the Times (@littlebighorn09) May 23, 2019
She ever look in the mirror?
— Mike Parker (@MJP1313) May 23, 2019
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