Chuck Schumer

Pitts: Madame Speaker, it's time for us to save ourselves

"I pray for the president of the United States. And I pray for the United States of America." -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

"...Faith by itself, if it is not accompanied by action, is dead." -- James 2:17

You almost felt sorry for Nancy Pelosi.

There was something poignant in seeing her driven to prayer by less than five minutes spent with the human catastrophe that is Donald Trump. But that's what happened when Ms. Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer went to the White House, ostensibly to speak with Mr. Trump about fixing the country's decaying infrastructure.

They never got around to that. Mr. Trump, the same man who helped his son...