Trump Thanks Pelosi For Her Prayers: ‘I Know You Truly Mean It!’

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 17: (AFP OUT) U.S. President Donald Trump closes his eyes during a prayer before a meeting of his cabinet in the Cabinet Room at the White House October 17, 2018 in Washington, DC. Earlier th... WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 17: (AFP OUT) U.S. President Donald Trump closes his eyes during a prayer before a meeting of his cabinet in the Cabinet Room at the White House October 17, 2018 in Washington, DC. Earlier this week Trump dispatched Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to Saudi Arabia and Turkey to meet with those countries' leaders about the disappearance of Saudi dissident and Washington Post opinion columnist Jamal Khashoggi. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) MORE LESS
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May 22, 2019 1:17 p.m.
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President Donald Trump sarcastically thanked House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) for her prayers Wednesday, after the two held dueling press conferences when their infrastructure meeting fell apart.

Trump said he walked out of the meeting because Pelosi said he’s “engaged in a cover-up” and implied that he wouldn’t work with Democrats until they stopped investigating him. Pelosi suggested that he lacks the “confidence” to tackle infrastructure reform before offering her prayers.

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