Pelosi Spars With Town Hall Participants: “Do You Want To Listen?”
House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) reprimanded her constituents in an exchange during a town hall on Saturday with fellow California Democrat Rep. Jackie Speier.
Pelosi had touted her experience as an activist, and said she was a supporter of single-payer health care well before she was elected to Congress.
“Please come out Speaker Pelosi and say ‘we support single-payer, that’s our aim, that’s what we’re going for,’” one man in the crowd yelled.
Pelosi said that Obamacare was more liberal than single-payer in some ways, causing “boos” throughout the crowd. Keep reading...