Michael Moore slams Pelosi after '60 Minutes' interview: Her 'old tired privileged ways are over'
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Liberal activist and filmmaker Michael Moore slammed Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiFeehery: Pivoting to infrastructure could help heal post-impeachment wounds Key GOP senator: 'We need a breakthrough' on spending talks Overnight Defense — Presented by Boeing — Stopgap spending bill includes military pay raise | Schumer presses Pentagon to protect impeachment witnesses | US ends civil-nuclear waiver in Iran MORE Monday after she appeared on CBS's "60 Minutes," saying the California Democrat's "old tired privileged ways are over."

Moore included a clip from Pelosi's interview in his tweet where she said that the progressive flank of the House Democratic Caucus, including freshmen such as Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-CortezNew York man pleads guilty to threatening to kill Omar Funding stopgap would give Congress more time to debate expiring surveillance provisions 'Saturday Night Live' presents Trump impeachment hearings with 'pizzazz' of soap opera MORE (D-N.Y.), is “like five people.”

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"I do reject socialism as an economic system. If people have that view, that's their view. That is not the view of the Democratic Party," Pelosi said.

“By and large, whatever orientation [House Democrats] came to Congress with, they know that we have to hold the center, that we have to go down the mainstream."

Moore has been an outspoken critic of President TrumpDonald John TrumpMost Americans break with Trump on Ukraine, but just 45 percent think he should be removed: poll Judge orders Democrats to give notice if they request Trump's NY tax returns Trump's doctor issues letter addressing 'speculation' about visit to Walter Reed MORE since his election.

He has claimed Democrats were partially responsible for the president's win, saying they "actively depressed the vote" by not nominating candidates more different from Trump.