May 23, 2019

AND THERE IS NO SAFETY WORD:

Why Pelosi is so good at infuriating Trump (JOHN BRESNAHAN and BURGESS EVERETT, 05/22/2019, Politico)

Something about Nancy Pelosi just gets under Donald Trump's skin.

On Wednesday, for the third time in barely six months, a meeting between the president, the speaker and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer blew up in spectacular fashion.

And in each case, Trump handed Pelosi a huge gift, a priceless moment that helped unify the Democratic Caucus behind her at a crucial time.

"She's smarter than him, and she's tougher than him, and I think that bothers him," said Rep. Dan Kildee (D-Mich.), a Pelosi ally. "It's hard to get inside that head of his and figure out what drives him, other than an oversized ego and an undersized sense of ethics."

Saves him trips to Vegas,



Posted by at May 23, 2019 12:00 AM

  

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