President Trump is more than comfortable in letting his true feelings be known.
On Tuesday, Trump was asked to respond to criticisms from House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi regarding his performance as president. Trump responded that he thought she was “incompetent:”
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Trump said that the Democratic Party was “getting smaller and smaller.”
The president also criticized Pelosi for doing “a terrible job.”
A spokesperson for Pelosi released the following statement:
As Leader Pelosi stated yesterday, this President came into office promising bold action on jobs. Forty days later, the American people see nothing but a squandered four weeks in which this President has done nothing but instill fear […] In classic fashion, the President is projecting his incompetence on to others. Instead of calling people names, President Trump should focus on how he’s going to grow the American economy and live up to the promises he’s made to the American people.
Trump has faced his own strong criticism from congressional Democrats.
Pelosi had previously appeared on ABC’s “Face the Nation” and expressed her disapproval of the administration: