At a recent press conference, San Fran Nan was shouted down by the very people for whom she is advocating. The footage below makes me think of a substitute teacher who has lost control of a rowdy middle-school class:
…The protesters who interrupted the conference were calling for a “clean” DREAM Act — one that didn’t make concessions to Republicans on border security — and protections for a larger group of immigrants in the U.S. illegally than that bill would confer….
Read the rest at Pelosi shouted down by protesters during DREAM Act conference.
Pelosi chased out of her own press conference pic.twitter.com/Afqnzu9woM
— Evan Sernoffsky (@EvanSernoffsky) September 18, 2017
Additional reading, from the Washington Post‘s Nancy Pelosi confronted by immigration rights protesters about her DACA talks with Trump, which contains this little gem…
In this case, Pelosi had to stand by, with cameras rolling, as they continued shouting. Her own official Facebook page had been live-streaming the event and her aides encouraged out-of-town reporters to watch it, but the feed cut out as the protesters persisted. A Pelosi aide said later that “Internet problems in the room” were to blame.
Pelosi was correct about one statement she made during this
press conference chaos: this batch of “Dreamers” didn’t help their cause. And, yes, America is watching.