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  • Trump postpones Nancy Pelosi's 'seven-day excursion' abroad, denies military aircraft for trip after SOTU flap

    Updated 4:20 p.m.: This story has been updated with a statement from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's spokesman.

    President Donald Trump informed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) Thursday that her international travel plans had been postponed. The news was delivered to Pelosi in a letter from the president.

    Trump told her that her "seven-day excursion" to Brussels, Egypt, and Afghanistan would have to wait until the partial government shutdown is over.

    Pelosi's congressional delegation —...


  • Trump denies Pelosi military aircraft for war zone trip

    WASHINGTON– President Donald Trump responded Thursday to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s letter suggesting they reschedule his State of the Union address by informing Pelosi that an apparent trip she had planned to “Brussels, Egypt, and Afghanistan has been postponed” while the government shutdown continues. Pelosi had been scheduled to leave Thursday afternoon when the President canceled use of the military aircraft, according to two White House officials. Another source said she is still at the...


  • Trump denies Pelosi military aircraft for war zone trip

    WASHINGTON– President Donald Trump responded Thursday to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s letter suggesting they reschedule his State of the Union address by informing Pelosi that an apparent trip she had planned to “Brussels, Egypt, and Afghanistan has been postponed” while the government shutdown continues. Pelosi had been scheduled to leave Thursday afternoon when the President canceled use of the military aircraft, according to two White House officials. Another source said she is still at the...