During her weekly press conference today, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi froze as she attempted to do a simple math problem in her head.
Pelosi suffered her usual brain freezes and face spasms.
After having trouble saying “prescription drug prices,” she confused the debt with the deficit.
“The president was going to reduce the debt, the Republicans were going to reduce the deficit, reduce the national debt,” she said.
Maybe now we know why politicians in Washington, D.C. can’t seem to get a handle on the national debt: They struggle with simple math.