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Schiff: Trump Canceling Pelosi’s Foreign Trip Is ‘Another Impetuous Act of a President’ Without Self-Control

Rep. Adam Schiff (D., Calif.), the newly minted chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, appeared to imply Thursday that President Donald Trump’s poor character motivates his ongoing feud with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.).

PICTURE: Trump Returns CODEL Luggage to Pelosi’s Office

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s luggage has been returned to the halls of congress by cart, according to a picture sent to the Washington Free Beacon by a snap-happy tipster.

The picture shows the luggage were returned to Pelosi on “military liaison” marked carts.

Pelosi’s bags were packed for a congressional trip to Belgium and Afghanistan, but the trip was canceled just before the delegation was set to leave by President Donald Trump, who let her know in a letter that she would have to fly commercial if she still wanted to make the trip.

Dem Rep Compares Trump to ‘Terrorist’ in Border Wall Negotiations

Democratic Rep. Chrissy Houlahan (Pa.) said Tuesday that, for Democrats, trying to come to an agreement with President Donald Trump over a budget for a southern border wall is “like negotiating with a terrorist.”

Houlahan’s comment came during a town hall meeting in Chester County in response to a question regarding Democrats strategies for possibly compromising with Trump on border wall funding.

Trump Cancels Pelosi’s Flight, Tells Her She Can ‘Fly Commercial’

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) will not be taking an international trip as planned, President Donald Trump informed her in a letter Thursday.

In a letter between the two leaders, Trump explained that her “excursion” to Egypt, Belgium, and Afghanistan had “been postponed” due to the government shutdown.

Trump to Rapidly Expand U.S. Missile Defenses

President Trump announced a major shift in U.S. defense strategy on Thursday, ordering the Pentagon to rapidly expand current missile defenses and build new interceptors, space sensors, and advanced technology to neutralize foreign missiles at multiple stages of attack.

The president announced during a speech at the Pentagon that missile defenses, currently limited to countering North Korean long-range missiles and future Iranian missiles, will no longer be constrained to rogue states.