Americans are warning her not to back down.
Do not give one inch on anything. We must take our nation back.
— Andrew J. Sacks (@AndrewSacks13) January 23, 2019
Speaker Pelosi, stand your ground! Stand OUR ground!
You absolutely must not allow shutting down the government to become an acceptable method for presidents to dictate policy in our democracy.
— Mary K. Gayne (@marykgayne) January 23, 2019
Hold him to "I'm glad to own it", "I won't blame you or the Democrats" shutdown. We will not give a ransom payment to the hostage taker in the oval. We support our Speaker of the House.
— JustAnotherResister (@mhmhart) January 23, 2019
Their reactions to Trump’s response are decidedly colder.
— Mom (@IM4NY) January 23, 2019
No, you are a dictator-want-to-be. Welcome to your co-equal branch
Now open the damn government
Pass HR1, the same bill that the senate passed a month ago. The same bill the house passed a couple weeks ago & that #WheresMitch McConnell refuses to hold a vote on
— tracy 💫 Elizabeth Warren 2020 (@TracyAnnPhilips) January 23, 2019
By radicalized does he mean united against his incompetence and corruption. I guess he’s right
— Jacqui (@jackgo2) January 23, 2019
Pelosi’s latest letter puts even more pressure on Trump to reopen the government and end the shutdown he said he’d be “proud” to enact.