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Furious Kellyanne Conway slams Pelosi for ‘insulting’ $1 wall offer: ‘What about the Angel moms?’

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On Thursday White House senior advisor Kellyanne Conway said that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s actions were “insulting.” As the longest government shutdown in history continues, negotiations have made little progress.

Previously, Pelosi joked that she might give Trump one dollar for his wall at the US-Mexico border.

“A dollar? A dollar? Yeah, one dollar,” Pelosi told the press.

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Conway said her joke was one of the reasons that negotiations remain in a stalemate.

“I’m very pleased that both leaders in the Senate. Chuck Schumer and Mitch McConnell have been meeting throughout the day if not the evening to try to broker a deal. It’s a big improvement over Nancy Pelosi’s no. She has been saying no. She offered one dollar. That’s not a down payment. That’s insulting. It’s a big insult,” Conway said.

She then said Pelosi’s “no” was insulting to loved ones and “angel moms” who had lost children to incidents involving undocumented migrants.

“We feel for them. Some of them are our own colleagues at the White House,” she said.

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Arkansas church vows to continue services: ‘Jesus died with COVID-19 so that you didn’t have to bear it’

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An Arkansas church intends to hold church services despite recommendations from state officials to limit gatherings as part of the fight against the coronavirus.

Awaken Church, in Jonesboro, vowed in a Facebook post to continue holding services in defiance of a Health Department directive banning gatherings of 10 or more, and after churches in other parts of the country were the source of community outbreaks, reported Newsweek.

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Trump’s path to re-election ‘smashed to splinters’ as his only achievement is swallowed up by the pandemic: report

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In a piece for Politico, Ben White writes that Donald Trump was going into November's election with only one achievement under his belt -- a healthy economy -- and now he has nothing left to run if he wants to be re-elected.

With all of the gains made in the stock market long gone due to the coronavirus pandemic and the collapse of oil prices, White claims that the president's campaign strategy lies in tatters.

"The fundamental pillars of Donald Trump’s presidency — a hot economy, strong job growth and a rocking stock market — are all being smashed to splinters by the ravaging coronavirus, which has shuttered much of the nation and now officially ended a streak of 113 months of job gains dating back to the end of the Great Recession a decade ago," he wrote before noting the explosion of unemployment claims -- over ten million so far -- that has the country reeling.

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Top South Dakota Republicans face investigation for appearing to be drunk during crucial coronavirus session

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Lawmakers in South Dakota are investigating whether or not Senate Majority Leader Kris Langer (R) was drunk during a meeting earlier this week -- a meeting that dealt with new legislation regarding the coronavirus outbreak, the Rapid City Journal reports.

Another South Dakota Republican, Brock Greenfield, is also under investigation for his conduct during the meeting.

"Langer and Greenfield oversaw the Senate proceedings from a conference room in the Capitol as lawmakers convened through teleconference to decide on a series of emergency bills for the coronavirus outbreak," the Journal reports. "As the Senate prepared to adjourn Tuesday morning, Sen. Phil Jensen, a Rapid City Republican, said he had heard Langer was intoxicated and had interrupted meetings in the House and Senate. He then attempted to move to create a disciplinary committee."

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