Newt Gingrich, the leader of the House of Representatives in 1995 during the last government shutdown is offering advice to the current House of Representatives leader John Boehner on how to shut the government down.
May the farce be with you.
In the Senate Sequester negotiations with President Obama, the minority party lead by Mitch McConnell has a knack for getting the majority party (Democrats) to suffer an excessive amount of sacrifice and pain.
Nobody told me there would be days like these. Strange days indeed!
Grover Norquist is calling the shots in the Sequester negotiations thru his no new tax pledge. When asked, John Boehner said “Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain”. As the Scarecrow told Dorothy “Well some people without brains do an awful lot of talking don’t they”?
There’s no place like D.C.