Pelosi rejects idea that a Trump 2024 run would be good news for Democrats, supports Biden re-election bid

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi rejected the conception that an announcement that erstwhile President Donald Trump volition tally for a 2nd word successful 2024 would beryllium bully quality for Democrats moving forward. 

Mentioning Trump’s potential announcement this coming Tuesday, ABC anchor George Stephanopoulos asked Pelosi, fixed the 2022 midterm predetermination results, "Is that bully quality for Democrats?" 

"I deliberation it’s atrocious quality for the country, let’s enactment it that way," Pelosi said connected ABC’s "This Week" connected Sunday. "Because this is simply a idiosyncratic who has undermined the integrity of our elections. Has not honored his oath of office, who has encouraged radical – unusual kinds of radical – to tally for bureau who bash not stock the values of our democracy. They’ve said it precise intelligibly successful their statements, truthful helium has not been a unit for good, truthful I don’t deliberation his candidacy is simply a unit for bully for our country. But that’s up to the Republicans to determine who they choose." 

"Understand this, we person precise immense differences. Republicans bash not enactment science. They disregard what we’re saying astir climate. They don’t enactment governance, truthful they don’t privation to grant what subject tells america successful presumption of the planet, successful presumption of healthcare and the rest. So, we person immoderate precise large differences," Pelosi said. "The main lawsuit of it each is the presidential."

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"This volition beryllium a precise important election, precise dispositive of the absorption our state volition spell in," she added.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks during a property league astatine the COP27 normal analyzable successful Egypt's Red Sea edifice metropolis of Sharm el-Sheikh, connected November 11, 2022. 

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks during a property league astatine the COP27 normal analyzable successful Egypt's Red Sea edifice metropolis of Sharm el-Sheikh, connected November 11, 2022.  (JOSEPH EID/AFP via Getty Images)

Stephanopoulos followed up successful asking if the Speaker thinks President Biden should tally for re-election. 

"Yes, I do. President Biden has been a large president for our country. He has accomplished truthful much," Pelosi said, praising Biden for the much than 10 cardinal jobs achieved nether his enactment done moving with the backstage sector. "He has done truthful galore things that are truthful great, we request a batch much amusement to speech astir it. He’s enactment wealth successful people’s pockets, vaccines successful their arms, children backmost to school, radical backmost to work, for starters." 

Former President Donald Trump answers questions from reporters during an predetermination nighttime enactment astatine Mar-a-Lago, Tuesday, November 8, 2022, successful Palm Beach, Florida. 

Former President Donald Trump answers questions from reporters during an predetermination nighttime enactment astatine Mar-a-Lago, Tuesday, November 8, 2022, successful Palm Beach, Florida.  ((Phelan M. Ebenhack for The Washington Post via Getty Images))

The Speaker said Biden made America "independent" by passing the CHIPS Bill, praised the $368 cardinal committedness to "good paying greenish jobs," arsenic good arsenic the PACT Act and the bipartisan infrastructure bill. 

"All of it with justice, with equity, with inclusiveness, with diversity, taking america to a caller place," Pelosi said of Biden. "He has been a large president, and helium has a large grounds to tally on."  

President Joe Biden takes portion successful a trilateral gathering with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol connected the sidelines of the East Asia Summit during the 40th and 41st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summits successful Phnom Penh connected November 13, 2022. 

President Joe Biden takes portion successful a trilateral gathering with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol connected the sidelines of the East Asia Summit during the 40th and 41st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summits successful Phnom Penh connected November 13, 2022.  (SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images)

Pelosi told ABC she refused to marque immoderate comments if she'll re-run for Speaker until elections results are final, though championed Democrats for retaining power of the Senate and different victories. 

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"President Biden did a large leap of presenting astir our ideology being connected the ballot," she said. "President Obama making definite radical understood it was important for them to vote, adjacent though determination were those saying it's each implicit 16, 18 months ago."

Danielle Wallace is simply a newsman for Fox News Digital covering politics, crime, constabulary and more. Story tips tin beryllium sent to danielle.wallace@fox.com and connected Twitter: @danimwallace. 

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