May 03 2019 By stonewalling Congress, Trump is refusing to allow the American people to make an independent judgment about his Administration's policies and his personal conduct in office, Pelosi proclaimed. Pelosi then transitioned into taking shots at Trump's extraordinary efforts to conceal information that could be dangerous to the American people. Transparency is critical to a healthy democracy and every American should be alarmed by the president's behavior, the speaker added. It is hard to distinguish what we think of her policies from our views of the morality of her liberal ideology. These differences in moral attitudes lead to maddening conversations when people from opposite sides of the political spectrum find themselves debating politics.