The above headline is from RedState, a Right leaning Blog….
The Art Of The Bluff
Nancy Pelosi just added a chapter to Donald Trump’s book from 1987 called “The Art Of The Deal” and she called it ” How We Do #$%^ In Washington D.C.”
In one of the biggest showdowns and the longest shutdown of the United States Federal Government, Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer brought the President Of The United States to the Rose Garden, humbled, to announce a deal he could have done 34 days ago. A bill that funds the government for 3 weeks with no additional wall funding.
Streiff covered it here BREAKING. Trump And Democrats Agree To Reopen Government For Three Weeks
What was the point of all this?
Back in November Trump said this about a potential shutdown according to CNN
Trump told Politico in an interview published Wednesday that he believes he would win a political battle with Democrats over the issue.
“I will tell you, politically speaking, that issue is a total winner,” the President said, citing recent incidents at the border that he believes have motivated support for more security. He also said the $5 billion would only be for a physical barrier and that “the number is larger for border security.”
The President refused the 1.6 billion dollar compromise Republican and Democrat negotiators came up with for wall funding. Looking back now, why?…..