Trump blames Pelosi for not preventing his supporters from storming Capitol
President Donald Trump speaks at a rally on the Ellipse on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, near the White House in Washington, D.C., shortly before his supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol. - Yuri Gripas/Abaca Press/TNS

The buck stops with Nancy. Former President Donald Trump blamed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for supposedly failing to prevent the violent mob of his own extremist supporters from storming the Capitol. Even though Trump was commander in chief on Jan. 6 and urged his supporters to “fight like hell” to keep him in power, he claimed Pelosi could have or should have done more to block the attempted insurrection. “Capitol security was her job, not the President’s,” the twice impeached president asserted in an email statement on Thursday. “Why am I, and those around me, responsible for anything? We’re...