Nancy Pelosi zings Paul Ryan, self-appointed 'Speaker of the White House'

In the midst of the early morning shutdown debate, Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi called out Paul Ryan for his blind allegiance to the occupier of the Oval Office and his refusal to do the job he was elected to do as Speaker of the House.

She was perfect.

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“Sometimes I think the speaker thinks he’s speaker of the White House, not the speaker of the House of Representatives,” @NancyPelosi said on the floor early this morning.After some boos followed, she added, “Touched a nerve there, I hear.” https://t.co/fzxynNhdnq pic.twitter.com/72pOzgeWC5

— ABC News (@ABC) February 9, 2018

Republicans don’t like to hear the truth, and they really don’t like to hear it from Nancy Pelosi