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Old 05-01-2019, 03:41 PM
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Originally Posted by RTFirefly View Post

Charlie Brown. Lucy. Football.
Even if by some miracle, there is general agreement between both houses of Congress, and the whitehouse, and a bill passes the House and gets enough bi-partisan support in the senate to overcome a filibuster, and send to to Trumps desk to sign, you know that he's going to see that as a moment of maximum leverage and refuse to sign it unless some pet project of his (wall, golf course, prison camp, 50 foot statue of himself) is included. And even if they modify the bill to include that he'll just come up with something even more egregious.

Trump doesn't think a deal is good for him unless the other side hates it.