government shutdown Archives

Trump Wants ‘My Guys’ in the ‘Trump Justice Department’ to Do His ‘Bidding’

January 28, 2018

There are two certainties in American politics these days as the Mueller investigation closes-in on President Trump. First, Republican lawmakers will pursue any means necessary to shift the focus away from President Trump and his administration/campaign. This typically means “discovering”…

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Ted Cruz Proved He’s a Shutdown Clown in Just 6 Words – But Twitter Had a Lot More to Say

January 22, 2018

Republican Senator Ted Cruz Seems To Forget His Role In 2013 Shutdown The government shutdown has come to an end after a relatively brief few days. Democrats made a deal for a temporary spending fix in exchange for a promise…

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Watch Senator Totally Humiliate Five Time ‘Draft Dodger’ Trump in Epic Senate Floor Speech

January 21, 2018

Early Saturday morning,  Americans woke to the first government shutdown since 2013. President Trump was already awake and tweeting. Trump was following a time-honored tradition in political warfare. Joe Pounder, President of America Rising LLC and Research Director of the Republican…

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Here Are The Most Hilarious, Sad But True TrumpShutdown Memes Trolling the White House & GOP

January 20, 2018

Welcome to the first anniversary of Trump’s America! January 20th, 2018, one year to the day that Donald Trump drained the swamp into the White House, moved the locker room into the oval office, and after years of selling Real…

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Huge Margin Blames Trump, GOP for Looming Shutdown in New Poll

January 19, 2018

GOP And Donald Trump Have The Power And Americans Aren’t Fooled On Blame For Shutdown If there is one thing Republicans have been fighting since the day racist Republican Donald Trump took office, it’s the public hating the party’s ideas.…

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Pelosi Demands Democrats Stand Firm in Face of Shutdown Threats

January 17, 2018

With the deadline to avoid a government shutdown looming at midnight Friday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is urging all fellow Democrats to oppose another stopgap funding extension unless it includes measures to satisfy Democratic priorities. The key demand is…

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Watch This Fox News Host Tell Trump To ‘Shut the Government Down’ For a Pitifully Petty Reason

September 4, 2017

The New York Times recently spoke with several Trump administration insiders who expressed some concern about their boss. They characterized him as stubbornly devoted to Fox News which they described as his “primary source of information.” That observation was not…

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Trump Campaign Promises Rejected ‘Bigly’ by Bipartisan Congressional Budget

May 1, 2017

Planned Parenthood Funding Stays, The Wall Goes Republicans and Democrats have reached an agreement to fund the government for the remainder of the fiscal year, avoiding a potential government shutdown. Had a deal not been reached, President Trump would have…

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Donald Trump is Losing His Sh*t In Real Time Right Now (TWEETS)

April 24, 2017

At the Risk of Sounding Like a Broken Record: This is Not Normal Donald Trump went on a 24-hour twitter rampage and it did nothing but raise even more questions about his mental fitness to hold the office.  He pouts…

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Guess Which Government Trump Just Threatened to Shut Down over Wall? Hint: NOT Mexico! (VIDEO)

April 23, 2017

We may be heading for another government shutdown if President Donald Trump doesn’t get his way so he can build that costly and controversial wall separating the U.S. and Mexico. Trump is using our government like a bargaining tool Taking a…

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