Pelosi rules out more Congressional action against saying 'he's gone'

Nancy Pelosi rules out more Congressional action against Donald saying 'he's gone' and opens new dispute with Mitch McConnell for wanting Black Lives Matter to be probed by MAGA riot commission

By Nikki Schwab, Senior U.S. Political Reporter For Dailymail.com

Published: 19:13 GMT, 25 February 2021 | Updated: 19:14 GMT, 25 February 2021

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Congress has no further plans to punish former President Donald after he was acquitted on impeachment charges by the Senate earlier this month. 

'He's gone,' she told reporters Thursday at her weekly press conference. 'What we need is the truth. And that's what we want to find out.' 

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She then lashed out at Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, who said Wednesday that an investigation into the January 6 insurrection should include a look at broader political violence, which would allow Republicans to point fingers at Black Lives Matter and Antifa. 

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Congress would not take additional steps to punish former President Donald Trump. 'He's gone,' she said during her weekly press conference on Thursday

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Congress would not take additional steps to punish former President Donald . 'He's gone,' she said during her weekly press conference on Thursday

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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell

Pelosi said that Congress would not pursue additional action against former President Donald (left), and then lashed out at Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (right) for indicating that a 9/11 style commission looking into January 6 should probe 'political violence' allowing for the inclusion of Black Lives Matter and Antifa

'We could do something narrow that looks at the Capitol, or we could potentially do something broader to analyze the full scope of the political violence problem in this country,' McConnell said. 'We cannot land at some artificial, politicized

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