by Joel B. Pollak
CLAIM: Trump’s lawyers argued he has a right to abuse his power as much as he wants, which is also what he said.
VERDICT: FALSE. The statement misquotes Trump’s lawyers and repeats a misquote of the president.
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) reacted Tuesday morning to the arguments President Donald Trump’s lawyers put forth in the Senate the day before by lying about what they said, and what Trump said.