GOP Senator John Barasso blasts Nancy Pelosi for her staunch resistance to the Republican tax reform bill. During a radio appearance on Sunday, the Wyoming lawmaker said the House minority leader had become “unhinged'” in her opposition.
Democrat Congressman Ruben Kihuen says House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi knew about the sexual harassment allegations against him during his campaign, but still endorsed him anyway. One America’s Rachel Ribaudo has more as evidence piles up against Pelosi amid her recent backtracking.
President Trump praises Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore while meeting with GOP senators at the White House on Tuesday. The president made the comments while sitting next to retiring Senator Jeff Flake, who has been a vocal critic of Moore amid the allegations against the judge.
Democrats on Capitol Hill are voicing their concerns about the party’s leadership following the response to allegations of sexual misconduct by it’s own members. Massachusetts Representative Seth Moulton criticized House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Monday, saying her response to the allegations against Representative John Conyers did not amount to leadership.
Democrat leaders Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi abruptly canceled plans to meet with President Trump. In a joint statement issued Tuesday, the Senate and House minority leaders said since the president is doubting a bipartisan deal will be reached in time to avoid a government shutdown, they are cancelling their scheduled meeting at the White House. They said they will meet with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan, instead, later this afternoon.
President Trump slams Democrat Alabama Senate candidate Doug Jones.
Democrat Congressman John Conyers resigns from his role as a ranking member of the House Judiciary Committee after numerous sexual harassment claims.