The first day of a new Congress is usually like the first day of school.
"Ordinarily, I don't express myself in strong terms, but I thought it was appropriate here", Vice President Cheney told a supportive Fox News.
Pelosi, who retook the gavel in the House on Thursday afternoon, told NBC News she isn't ready to consider articles of impeachment. Mr Trump designated Vice President Mike Pence, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and adviser Jared Kushner to work with a congressional delegation over the weekend.
Tlaib, however, has argued for impeachment proceedings to begin immediately.
Democrats want to ensure that these individuals are shielded from deportation, but have insisted that they will not support a deal over wall funding.
After Democratic congressional leaders refused Trump's requests at a meeting in the White House Situation Room, the Republican president threatened to take the controversial step of declaring a national emergency and building the wall without congressional approval.
"Our aim will be to find a solution, not just simply to end the government shutdown, to provide funding to end the crisis at our southern border, to achieve real border security and to build a wall on our southern border", Pence said. Several are from states where voter views on Trump are mixed.
It turned out the men were security experts from the National Border Patrol Council and were there to tout the US-Mexico border wall Trump is now having so much difficulty getting funding for. "Without a wall, you can not have border security", he said in a rare appearance in the White House briefing room with members of unions of border agents and employees of Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
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'We told the president, we needed the government open.
FILE - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is surrounded by reporters as he returns from meeting with President Donald Trump and Democratic leaders at the White House, at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Jan. 2, 2019. "Does anyone have any doubt that we're not doing a wall?". "Does anyone have any doubt that we're not doing a wall?".
"She'll cut your head off and you won't even know you're bleeding", Alexandra Pelosi said.
But the White House line was still firm.
Congressional leaders have been trying to tamp down talk of impeachment by rank and file members, though Judiciary Chairman Rep. Jerold Nalder has said Trump may have already committed impeachable offenses.
The White House on Thursday issued a veto threat against both parts of the Democratic legislation.
Republicans, meanwhile, sought to turn the tables on Democrats, claiming they aren't interested in getting things done.
In a press conference Friday, Trump said he would be sitting down with Schumer and newly-elected House speaker Nancy Pelosi about border security. A session earlier in the week produced finger pointing with no breakthroughs.
As the chamber's new speaker, the 78-year-old Pelosi is challenged with keeping Trump - as well as the more radical elements of her own party - in check.