Pelosi's office says she was preparing to travel to Afghanistan commercially until the "Administration" leaked her plans. “In light of the grave threats caused by the President’s action, the delegation has decided to postpone the trip..."https://t.co/iTkQfR7Nge— Francesca Chambers (@fran_chambers) January 18, 2019
NEW: Senior official tells me it's a "flat out lie" the WH would leak info that would threaten Americans' safety. "When the Speaker of the house and about 20 others from Capitol Hill decide to book their own commercial flights to Afghanistan, the world is going to find out." https://t.co/Kg7x1xLbuc— Francesca Chambers (@fran_chambers) January 18, 2019
To be clear, the White House says that all CoDels are being cancelled, not just Pelosi's.— Francesca Chambers (@fran_chambers) January 17, 2019
No changes have been announced to Trump administration officials' trip to Davos, at this time.
And now @PressSec provides this #breakingnews update: “Out of consideration for the 800,000 great American workers not receiving pay and to ensure his team can assist as needed, President Trump has canceled his Delegation’s trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.”— Francesca Chambers (@fran_chambers) January 17, 2019