Trump slams opponents during normally bipartisan prayer breakfast

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President Trump rejected the traditional bipartisanship of the National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday and lashed out at his political opponents, calling them “very dishonest and corrupt people” for trying to impeach him for allegedly abusing his power.

On the day after his Senate acquittal, Trump appeared to single out Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah), who was the only Republican to vote with Democrats to remove Trump from office. “I don’t like people who use their faith as justification for doing what they know is wrong,” Trump said.

He also targeted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), who has said she prays for Trump, by saying he doesn’t “like people who say, ‘I pray for you,’ when they know that’s not so.”

Pelosi said Trump’s comments were “completely inappropriate, especially at a prayer breakfast.”

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