House Speaker Nancy Pelosi: "He will not be acquitted."
Washington Post reporter Paul Kane asks if President Trump will be chastened or "emboldened because the Senate will have acquitted him?"
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi: "He will not be acquitted. You cannot be acquitted if you don't have a trial. And you don't have a trial if you don't have witnesses and documentation."
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said during a press conference that the House will pass the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi holds her weekly press conference. As House Speaker Nancy Pelosi walked down a hallway in Congress, she described the State of the Union address as "a manifesto of mistruths." And as to the president not shaking her hand, she responded, "We always extend a hand in friendship. If he rejects it, that's up to him." When asked whether the Democratic party would rally behind presidential frontrunner Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said that the party's gospel is "unity" and that they would support "whoever the nominee is."