Home Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy Patricia D’Alesandro PelosiWH spokesman: We’re working with DHS, ICE to attempt to ship undocumented immigrants to sanctuary cities Tlaib says Dem management ought to do extra to assist Omar: ‘They put us in photographs once they need to present our celebration is various’ CNN anchor confronts Trump adviser who says president ‘by no means incited violence’ MORE (D-Calif.) advised CBS’s “60 Minutes” that the left flank of the Home Democratic caucus represented by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-CortezA radical centrist platform for 2020 Michigan couple launches pro-socialist on-line streaming service Inexperienced New Deal has a grimy secret MORE (D-N.Y.) is “like 5 individuals” in a Sunday interview.
Requested by Stahl about potential insurrections or pushback from the progressive wing of the celebration, Pelosi responded “That’s like 5 individuals” and disputed that there was a distinction between herself and progressive Democrats, saying she herself recognized as a progressive.
When Stahl requested for Pelosi’s ideas on the left wing of the celebration pushing initiatives resembling Medicare for all, which Stahl mentioned have been “permitting the president to say you’re all socialists,” Pelosi famous the GOP made comparable claims when Lyndon Johnson led the creation of Medicare within the 1960s.
“That is an ongoing theme of the Republicans. Nevertheless — I do reject socialism as an financial system. if individuals have that view, that is their view,” Pelosi mentioned. “That’s not the view of the Democratic Get together.”
“By and enormous, no matter orientation [House Democrats] got here to Congress with, they know that we’ve to carry the middle. That we’ve to go down the mainstream,” she advised Stahl.
Pelosi additionally mentioned she revered the workplace of the presidency an excessive amount of to rule out any cooperation with President TrumpDonald John TrumpWH spokesman: We’re working with DHS, ICE to attempt to ship undocumented immigrants to sanctuary cities Trump says he has authorized proper to ship undocumented immigrants to sanctuary cities Sanders calls on Trump to scrap his commerce plan MORE. “He is not well worth the hassle of claiming you are so horrible we won’t work collectively. No, we have to work collectively,” Pelosi advised Stahl, echoing earlier feedback that Trump was “not price” impeachment.
Requested by Stahl about earlier feedback she made referring to Trump’s “assault on the Structure,” Pelosi expressed confidence the U.S.’ system of presidency may outlast Trump. “Nicely, I believe our future– is robust enough– constructed on a powerful basis to face up to every thing together with the present occupant of the White Home. I do not assume for 2 phrases although.”