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Pelosi says Trump put her life in danger by yanking plane access

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday accused President Trump of putting her life in danger by publicly nixing her top-secret trip to a war zone in Afghanistan - and then “leaking” her backup plans to travel commercially. Pelosi spokesman Drew Hammill said she and a delegation were “prepared to fly commercially to proceed with this...
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Pelosi Accuses Trump Administration of Leaking Afghan Itinerary

Pelosi Accuses Trump Administration of Leaking Afghan Itinerary

1 month ago   |   By Fortune

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's spokesman accused President Donald Trump's administration of leaking her plan to fly commercially to Afghanistan, forcing her to scuttle the trip.
After Trump Thursday denied Pelosi and a congressional delegation use of a military plane to make the trip to visit troops in the war zone, Pelosi made alternative plans to use commercial service, spokesman Drew Hammill said in a statement.
"The State Department's Diplomatic Security Service provided an updated threat assessment detailing that the President announcing this sensitive travel had significantly increased...
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Trump criticizes Pelosi for attempting to see troops in Afghanistan

1 month ago   |   By Politico

President Donald Trump criticized House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday for attempting to visit troops in Afghanistan as the government shutdown continues with no end in sight. "Why would Nancy Pelosi leave the Country with other Democrats on a seven day excursion when 800,000 great people are not getting paid," the president tweeted. Trump "postponed" Pelosi's congressional trip in apparent retaliation after the House speaker on Wednesday requested the president delay his State of the Union address while the government is still partially shutdown. There have been no breakthroughs for a...
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President Trump Postpones House Speaker Pelosi's Trip To Afghanistan

1 month ago   |   By NPR

Trump appears to be retaliating against Nancy Pelosi for suggesting he delay his State of the Union speech amid the government shutdown, by postponing at the last minute, her trip to Afghanistan.
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