Trump advisers dismiss sister’s remarks as Pelosi stops coronavirus talks

White House and Trump campaign officials turned off audio Sunday President TrumpDonald John TrumpTwo ‘The Apprentice’ Producers Help at Republican National Convention Some 70,000 lives could be saved in the near future if people wear masks: Trump researchers issue disaster declaration for California as wildfire rages MAYThe sister disparaged himself, while Democrats and Republicans spared on coronavirus relief and a measure that would provide $ 25 billion in funding for the postal service.

In the audio, purely recorded by President Mary’s cousin, his sister, Maryanne Trump Barry, laments a retired federal judge. “[h]is goddamned tweets and lies. ”

‘I speak too freely, but you know it. The change of stories. The lack of preparation. It lies. Holy s —. It’s the phonony of it all. It’s the phonony and this cruelty. Donald is cruel, ”she adds.

Trump campaign adviser Jason Miller dismissed the remarks as “sibling rivalry”, comparing them to criticism of former president Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaMichelle Obama Speech Guarantees Most Social Media Interaction of Democratic Convention Biden paved the way back to light – will Americans take it? Trump campaign, RNC have spent more than a billion since early 2017, filings show MORE by his half-brother Malik.

“Sibling rivalries are nothing new in the world. It’s happened since the beginning of time. We actually heard some pretty pointy comments from Malik Obama about former President Barack Obama,” Miller told NBC’s Meet the Press. “

“And so, this is something unfortunately when you come to the White House, you have family members who sometimes decide to express their sibling rivalry or frustration … [In] my conversations with the president over the years, I have only heard positive things from him about his sister, as someone who is a very accomplished judge, “Miller added.

Staff of the White House Mark MeadowsMark Randall MeadowsHouse passes B bill to increase Postal Service Sunday shows example: Republicans go to national convention, USPS debate continues in Washington Meadows appears in Capitol to talk to Pelosi amid stalemate over coronavirus MORE was equally dismissive, telling ABC’s “This Week” that the leaked audio “just represented another day and another attack.”

Meadows specifically responded to the allegation that Trump had someone else for college exams, such as the SATs, for him, and replied, ‘Listen, this is politics as usual by a niece written from a will that apparently is just an ax has to grind because she wants to Joe BidenJoe BidenHouse passes B bill to boost Postal Service Trump seeks to overcome erosive support among women Here are the states where Kanye West is on the ballot MORE to be president. ”

‘I can tell you that this president is not only well prepped every day, but does more than any president I could ever have had the privilege of researching and reading about conditions to ensure we support critical, critical agendas for the hard-working American people, ”he added.

Chamber member Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiHouse Passes B Bill to Increase Postal Service Within Ed Markey’s Probable Rise as an Icon for Gen Z Activists Sunday Shows Example: Republicans Go for National Convention, USPS Debate Continues in Washington MAY (D-Calif.) Meanwhile, told CNNs Jake TapperJacob (Jake) Paul TapperRatings tick up to 21.7M for DNC’s third night with Obama, Harris Bloomberg convention language goes viral after flying on face What we will remember from the Biden Convention 2020 MORE that the blame lay at the feet of the president for halting negotiations on the next round of coronavirus relief. The House of Representatives passed a $ 3 trillion package in mid-May, which is characterized as an opening offer by Pelosi.

“More than 4 million have been added to the infection list since we took a break [testing and tracing efforts]”Pelosi told CNN’s Jake Tapper.

‘More than 80,000 people have died because they paused,’ she continued. ‘Could we have saved all these lives? Not all, but many. “

Pelosi also treated Barry’s recording, saying “It’s heartbreaking to think that a family member of the President of the United States would have that view of him.”

‘You know, the president has been calling everything a hoax for a while. He called the virus a hoax, he called Russian interference in our elections a hoax. He calls everything a hoax, which is just a projection of what he is: a hoax. This is just further proof of his unauthenticity and his lack of integrity, “she added.

Meadows currently disparaged a measure to fund the postal services, calling it a “political statement” on “Fox News Sunday.”

“I have offered $ 10 billion plus reforms to the Postal Service where they have long been asking Speaker Pelosi [D-Calif.] en [Senate Minority Leader] Chuck SchumerChuck SchumerNew report finds top House staff more diverse than in 2015, but still predominantly white Pelosi-axes idea of ​​Saturday’s vote on extra COVID relief Ex-Postal Service board member testifies Mnuchin tried to politicize agency [D-N.Y.], and when we offered that there was another thing that came along, the postmaster general said he was willing to pay overtime necessary to make sure we deliver the mail on time, “Meadows said.