President Donald Trump mentioned on Thursday that Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi doesn’t perceive the Canada-U.S.-Mexico Settlement (CUSMA) and had instructed U.S. Commerce Consultant Robert Lighthizer she needed two weeks to get to know the settlement.
“Pelosi doesn’t perceive the invoice, she doesn’t perceive it … so she’s obtained to rise up to snuff, study the invoice,” Trump mentioned.
The Speaker and Representatives within the Home would sometimes spend a while learning such an settlement earlier than presenting it to the chamber as a part of the legislative course of.
Trump attacked Pelosi on Thursday, after infrastructure talks with Democratic lawmakers collapsed the day earlier than amid sprawling congressional probes into Trump’s enterprise and administration.
“I let you know what, I’ve been watching her and I’ve been watching her for a protracted time frame. She’s not the identical individual. She’s misplaced it,” Trump mentioned throughout remarks about an assist bundle for farmers hit by the commerce conflict with China.