The Democrats have a fee-vah and the only prescription is a new government shutdown

posted at 11:21 am on August 28, 2014 by Allahpundit

As others have noted, this is their Plan B after trying and failing to bait the GOP into impeaching Obama. They know they’re going to have a tough night in November if something doesn’t change dramatically and fast, and whining about Burger King moving to Canada isn’t going to be that something. The new deus ex machina: Convince the public that not only might Republicans shut down the government next year, they might shut it down this year, to punish O for his various monarchical excrescences.

The only major Republican they had talking up impeachment when we went through that a few weeks ago was Sarah Palin. For the shutdown, they have a few congressional power brokers:

In an interview with POLITICO this month, [Mitch] McConnell said he’d “guarantee” that a future GOP Senate would attach policy riders to spending bills, daring Obama to veto them. Two months earlier, according to The Nation, McConnell made similar promises to conservative donors.

But McConnell also has predicted little drama this September, when he believes Congress will swiftly avert a shutdown and return home for the midterm elections…

[Marco] Rubio told conservative website Breitbart that if Obama moves on an executive order that could allow millions of undocumented immigrants to stay in the United States, Republicans may tie a vote on overturning that action to a must-pass spending bill in September. Democrats swiftly moved to attack Rubio after his comments, linking immigration hardliner Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) to Rubio after King said on Wednesday that executive immigration action would alter “the dynamic of any continuing resolution.”

Debbie Wasserman-Schultz is having lots of fun with Rubio’s comments, although Rubio didn’t explicitly call for a shutdown. He said he’d be interested in hearing ideas on attaching something to the next spending bill that would address Obama’s executive amnesty. Whether he’d accept a clean bill if Democrats block the sort that he has in mind was left conspicuously unsaid. Anyone think Rubio, who’s positioning himself as a guy who can unite conservatives and establishmentarians in 2016, is going to cast a critical vote to shut down the government on the eve of an election with the Republican donor class watching?

The most overt call for dramatic action if Obama goes ahead with amnesty has come from Steve King in the House, who thinks a shutdown is possible. But is it? Is there a critical mass of like-minded tea partiers willing to deny Boehner 218 votes? Here’s what Molly Ball is hearing:

A well-placed House Republican source tells me GOP leadership is increasingly nervous about the potential for a rebellion on the funding bill. The small but influential hard core of House conservatives were emboldened by what happened earlier this month with the border bill: A proposal favored by Speaker John Boehner to address the border crisis with emergency funding and expedited deportations had to be pulled when conservatives, egged on by Senator Ted Cruz, revolted…

All this is highly speculative. Officially, Republicans insist there will be no drama, although they aren’t yet saying what the plan is for getting the funding bill passed. “The last thing we’re going to do is shoot ourselves in the foot and jeopardize our chances of winning the Senate and gaining seats in the House,” a senior House GOP aide told me Wednesday. A top Senate Republican staffer agreed when I asked about a possible shutdown: “Absolutely not.” Paul Ryan, the chairman of the House Budget Committee (and co-author of the budget agreement), told Business Insider, “No, there will not be a government shutdown”—although he then added, “If there is a government shutdown, it’ll be because the Democrats brought it about.”

I’m trying to imagine the reaction of the business interests that bankroll the GOP establishment if Boehner can’t strong-arm enough conservatives to get to 218 weeks before the midterms. What’ll end up happening here, I take it, is the ol’ two-step where the House first votes on a bill to please conservatives that they know is doomed in the Senate and then, when Reid blocks it, ends up passing a clean bill by a smaller margin. E.g., Boehner will float a bill making continued funding of the government contingent upon Obama winding down DACA; tea partiers can vote for that, it’ll pass, and then when it dies in the other chamber a meaningful number of those same tea partiers will feel free to vote on the new funding bill with no conditions. They’re just not going to make any sudden moves so soon before a major election; if they were, there would have been more rhetorical support for impeachment earlier this summer. If they weren’t willing to risk a shutdown the last time they passed a spending bill before a major election, why would they risk it now? The rest of the party would never forgive them.

Here’s McConnell, who seemed to flirt with future shutdowns in an interview with Politico last week, reassuring CNN after a week of bad press that he think it’s “a failed policy.” I’m not surprised that he’d make some pro-shutdown noises to try to impress conservatives given that he’s stuck in a tight reelection race. I am a little surprised that Rubio, the ostensible great uniter on the right, would flirt with it. But then, I probably shouldn’t be: Rubio’s trying to get back in conservatives’ good graces right now by making a big show of opposing Obama’s executive amnesty. Establishmentarians will let him get away with that so long as he doesn’t end up casting a meaningful pro-shutdown vote. Rubio’s ideal scenario, I assume, is that the House will go through the two-step I described above and then he’ll get to cast a meaningless no vote on the clean bill in the Senate to prove that he opposed a GOP sellout on Obama’s amnesty. It’s all smoke and mirrors, but oh well.


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McConnell supports obama in bombing IS and the D-rats are suffocating in their latrine.

obama goes fundraising.

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:25 AM

Don’t accuse the Republicans of having any stones.

UnstChem on August 28, 2014 at 11:25 AM

Return of the BarryCades?

ConstantineXI on August 28, 2014 at 11:25 AM

3

Bmore on August 28, 2014 at 11:25 AM

McConnell, hated, admired or loathed, is a political animal like none other. NO one is more focused than this ol’ turtle.

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:26 AM

Grimes is as grimy as any D-rat…and I don’t even care for McConnell.

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:27 AM

They’re just not going to make any sudden moves so soon before a major election

Don’t bet on it.

Walter L. Newton on August 28, 2014 at 11:27 AM

Grimes
Dickerson
Blow

God exists.

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:27 AM

It speaks volumes for the Democrats when all they have for November is fearmongering, smoke, and mirrors….. not to mention voter fraud to count on.

Athos on August 28, 2014 at 11:28 AM

Bmore, how’s the JV project going? :)

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:28 AM

…if Boehner can’t strong-arm enough conservatives to get to 218 weeks before the midterms.

I’d like to get 218 weeks as well. As long as they are good weeks.

cozmo on August 28, 2014 at 11:29 AM

Democrats must be, literally – Joe-Biden literally, on the verge of a figurative Jonestown moment behind closed doors.

To be a fly on the wall…

Resist We Much on August 28, 2014 at 11:29 AM

Bank on obama squirreling the topic to war, or change the entire news cycle, right ahead of the election, just because the petulant ignorant dilettante, who’s proud of his ignorance, can.

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:29 AM

The D’s just don’t get it, the only place affected by a shutdown is DC and suburban VA. I don’t think it scares anyone else.

Tater Salad on August 28, 2014 at 11:30 AM

It speaks volumes for the Democrats when all they have for November is fearmongering, smoke, and mirrors….. not to mention voter fraud to count on.

Athos on August 28, 2014 at 11:28 AM

And that works well with LIV on the left.

Walter L. Newton on August 28, 2014 at 11:30 AM

Don’t know why a government shut down is such an unpopular thing.

cat_owner on August 28, 2014 at 11:30 AM

As others have noted, this is their Plan B after trying and failing to bait the GOP into impeaching Obama.

B.S.

It was a flat-out troll by the White House to insulate Obama from any future treasonous actions. Boehner never saw it coming. He’s an utter fool.

UnstChem on August 28, 2014 at 11:30 AM

Bmore, how’s the JV project going? :)

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:28 AM

They just videotaped themselves committing another massive execution of Syrian soldiers. :-)

Resist We Much on August 28, 2014 at 11:30 AM

To be a fly on the wall…

Resist We Much on August 28, 2014 at 11:29 AM

To be Harry Reid :)

p.s. who’s the source of the that picture with two obamas in it? the one with one teenager and one baby obama? Thanks

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:30 AM

This is news?
davidk on August 28, 2014 at 11:28 AM

Not to people who have been following it.

cozmo on August 28, 2014 at 11:30 AM

They are just doing the same as liberals always do, changing the subject.

One is they do not want anyone to notice King Putt Putts failings with ISIS, now with the Russiana and too he is about the CO2 U.N. climate change rip off of our tax money and his amnesty evil.

They have lots of cover up to do, thus lots of crap thrown at the wall until Nov. .

same old same old

APACHEWHOKNOWS on August 28, 2014 at 11:31 AM

Ugh, that picture of McConnell with Boehner in the background makes me sick.

If these Republicans have even half a brain, they’ll ignore most of the media’s inquiries about a government shutdown and simply state that the media and Democrat fascists are doing more to shutdown the government than anyone else.

Aizen on August 28, 2014 at 11:32 AM

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:28 AM

Its not going well. Just strapped for time currently. Needy clients and what.

Bmore on August 28, 2014 at 11:33 AM

So Obama is counting on Cruz’s stupidity to save the election. Not a bad strategy.

FranklinBluth on August 28, 2014 at 11:33 AM

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:30 AM

People’s Cube.

Resist We Much on August 28, 2014 at 11:33 AM

To be Harry Reid :)

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:30 AM

You are a sick man.

cozmo on August 28, 2014 at 11:33 AM

The photo, not the message.

Resist We Much on August 28, 2014 at 11:33 AM

In early October, when the insurance companies come out with rate increases, the GOP needs to go back to Democratic Obamacare votes.

Tater Salad on August 28, 2014 at 11:34 AM

Don’t know why a government shut down is such an unpopular thing.

cat_owner on August 28, 2014 at 11:30 AM

I’ve always argued that the government shuts down for 10 holidays a year plus every Saturday and Sunday and yet the republic survives.

Bitter Clinger on August 28, 2014 at 11:38 AM

Who exactly suffered from the last “Slim Down”. Why are we surrounded by stupid?

Cindy Munford on August 28, 2014 at 11:39 AM

2nd Amendment for the win:

On August 25 [Federal] Judge Jackson not only struck down the ordinance against guns in bars and parking lots of establishments that sell alcohol but also ordered the rifles returned to Taylor along with “monetary damages.” The amount Taylor will receive is to be decided in another hearing.

Jackson “permanently barred the city, police chief, city attorneys, and arresting officers from enforcing the ordinance in the future.”

http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2014/08/27/Federal-Judge-Strikes-Down-Ban-on-Guns-in-Bars-Bar-Parking-Lots

davidk on August 28, 2014 at 11:40 AM

Impeachment, shutdown

Don’t talk about it, do it.

After the election.

formwiz on August 28, 2014 at 11:41 AM

Who exactly suffered from the last “Slim Down”. Why are we surrounded by stupid?

Cindy Munford on August 28, 2014 at 11:39 AM

Where’s sense of crisis in a 17% government shutdown?

http://washingtonexaminer.com/wheres-sense-of-crisis-in-a-17-government-shutdown/article/2536862

davidk on August 28, 2014 at 11:43 AM

Just strapped for time currently. Needy clients and what.

Bmore on August 28, 2014 at 11:33 AM

First things first, always. I know you’ll nail it when you can.

People’s Cube.

Resist We Much on August 28, 2014 at 11:33 AM

Yes, the photo – those guys are good…Putin will have to save the USA, soon.

You are a sick man.

cozmo on August 28, 2014 at 11:33 AM

Thank you. From you, that’s way good :)

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:45 AM

Pubs. are the party of the stupid. They are always playing defense and having to react. And we keep voting for then. Of course they have the state run DNC commie media supporting their every lie.

they lie on August 28, 2014 at 11:45 AM

No shutdowns, my little burg is still reeling from the last one; burned out buildings, piles of corpses, Road Warrior type gangs roaming everywhere. We can’t take another break from government control out here, we NEED Dick Durbin and Maxine Waters to protect us.

Bishop on August 28, 2014 at 11:46 AM

The ACLU are traitors to the USA.

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:46 AM

The Democrats have a fee-vah

They have more than that. How’d you like to be them?

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:47 AM

I’ve always argued that the government shuts down for 10 holidays a year plus every Saturday and Sunday and yet the republic survives.

Bitter Clinger on August 28, 2014 at 11:38 AM

Rep. Rick Nolan (D-Minn.) plans to introduce a bill that would require the House and Senate to work five days a week.

Congress is on a five-week August recess, which prevents Nolan from introducing his bill until the House comes back into session on Sept. 8.

The House and Senate rarely work five days a week in Washington. Each chamber typically is only in session for two full days and two half days per week, and lawmakers often spend the remaining half of the week back home in their districts.

Nolan’s bill, which will be formally unveiled when the House returns in September, would enforce “regular order” by requiring all legislation on the floor to be considered under an open amendment process.

Congress has become a decidedly undemocratic institution where a few leaders make big decisions behind closed doors while the rest of 535 elected representatives of the people wait outside,” Nolan said.

Under Nolan’s measure, all bills would have to be considered in committee first before reaching the House floor.

Meanwhile, conference reports could not be considered on the House floor unless conference negotiators have met at least three times with all members present and resolved all differences with votes.

http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/house/216013-house-dem-bill-would-require-five-day-congressional-workweek

davidk on August 28, 2014 at 11:48 AM

The response by Republicans to a question about shutting down the government should be, “I don’t know if the democrats will shut down the government. We will pass a funding bill and if the democrats vote against it or don’t allow a vote, they’ll have to answer to the voters for shutting down the government.”

Vince on August 28, 2014 at 11:52 AM

Impeachment, shutdown

Don’t talk about it, do it.

After the election.

formwiz on August 28, 2014 at 11:41 AM

Bingo!

VegasRick on August 28, 2014 at 11:53 AM

No shutdowns, my little burg is still reeling from the last one; burned out buildings, piles of corpses, Road Warrior type gangs roaming everywhere. We can’t take another break from government control out here, we NEED Dick Durbin and Maxine Waters to protect us.

Bishop on August 28, 2014 at 11:46 AM

Not to mention that it was a 1-2 sucker punch from all the AUSTERITY we’ve had to endure over the past 6 years because Republicans! It’s a wonder the electricity still works in the Green Zones of Northern Virginia.

The ACLU are traitors to the USA.

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:46 AM

I agree with almost all of your posts, but I am glad the ACLU is out there; I don’t agree with them on the issue at your link, but we need some legal entity to challenge the Behemoth of the federal government.

ramesees on August 28, 2014 at 11:57 AM

Come on Allah, I’m getting bored. This thread doesn’t outrage me with it’s tasty RINOism, racism, Akbarism, or any other ism. :)

faraway on August 28, 2014 at 12:02 PM

I agree with almost all of your posts, but I am glad the ACLU is out there; I don’t agree with them on the issue at your link, but we need some legal entity to challenge the Behemoth of the federal government.

ramesees on August 28, 2014 at 11:57 AM

I agree with your overall assessment…but it’s a 99/1 ratio. Occasionally I say about them what you just did.

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 12:03 PM

Let the Dem’s fire all of their shots on impeachment and shutdowns prior to Labor Day, when people are sending their kids to school and not paying attention. Then beat them to the punch on the “war on women”, by showing how their policies have been detrimental to women.

Tater Salad on August 28, 2014 at 12:03 PM

An omen of what is to come in November?

Florida Republican Gubernatorial Primary:

Rick Scott received 833,593 votes.

Elizabeth Cuevas-Neunder received 100,590 votes.

Yinka Adeshina received 16,881 votes.

Total Republican votes cast: 951,064
.
.
Florida Democratic Gubernatorial Primary:

Charlie Crist received 620,755 votes.

Nan Rich received 214,120 votes.

Total Democratic votes cast: 834,875
.
.
Florida Voter Registration by Party Affiliation:

Republican: 4,144,806 (35%)

Democrat: 4,600,322 (39%)

Minor: 348,445 (3%)

None: 2,718,354 (23%)

Total: 11,811,927

There are 455,516 more registered Democrats than Republicans.

116,189 more Republicans than Democrats turned out to vote in the primary on Tuesday.

Rick Scott, who was down by double-digits a few months ago, now leads Republican-cum-Independent-cum-Democrat and former Governor Charlie Crist by an average of 3 points and received 212,838 more votes in a D+4 state.

If Tuesday’s turnout in Florida is any indication, November is going to be brutal.

Resist We Much on August 28, 2014 at 12:06 PM

If Tuesday’s turnout in Florida is any indication, November is going to be brutal.

Resist We Much on August 28, 2014 at 12:06 PM

Hickenloopy is not looking so rosy in Colorado. It seems public stance on issues and his behind the scenes reversals is starting to catch up with him.

Walter L. Newton on August 28, 2014 at 12:09 PM

Hey, D-rats, just for you.

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 12:10 PM

Hickenloopy is not looking so rosy in Colorado. It seems public stance on issues and his behind the scenes reversals is starting to catch up with him.

Walter L. Newton on August 28, 2014 at 12:09 PM

Udall of CO must also go!!!

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 12:10 PM

Bank on obama squirreling the topic to war, or change the entire news cycle, right ahead of the election, just because the petulant ignorant dilettante, who’s proud of his ignorance, can.

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:29 AM

I think the Big ‘O’ is planning another 9/11, right before the elections so that elections will be suspended. Nothing can shock me at this point.

Key West Reader on August 28, 2014 at 12:12 PM

I think the Big ‘O’ is planning another 9/11, right before the elections so that elections will be suspended. Nothing can shock me at this point.

Key West Reader on August 28, 2014 at 12:12 PM

If he tries to pull some stunt like that, HE may well wind up “suspended”. DC has a lot of lampposts.

ConstantineXI on August 28, 2014 at 12:17 PM

Udall of CO must also go!!!

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 12:10 PM

That may happen too. There is a strong “the land is ours” ethic in this state and even many Democrats want to have their guns.

Past Democrat governors have not been far left. More of the traditional Dem, who understands a little something about compromise and at the same time how to grease his skids.

But Udal and Hick have been progressives in traditional Dems clothing, and the cloth is starting to tatter. Nothing is for sure around here, but Hick is certainly starting to get concerned.

And recent audio tapes released by a radio station in Denver and was picked up by CNN, where you can hear the governor stating that he will give clemency to Nathan Dunlap if he is not reelected has some people up in arms.

70 percent of this state believe in the death penalty. It was bad enough that Hick gave Dunlap a reprise, but now threatening to issue a clemancy like it was a political football, that may be too much.

Hick ran on a pro death penalty platform.

Walter L. Newton on August 28, 2014 at 12:22 PM

I agree with almost all of your posts, but I am glad the ACLU is out there; I don’t agree with them on the issue at your link, but we need some legal entity to challenge the Behemoth of the federal government.

ramesees on August 28, 2014 at 11:57 AM

I understand your perspective. Sometimes the things the ACLU gets behind gives them cred as a necessary evil. Groups like Freedom from Religion make them look reasonable. It’s too bad they’ve forgotten what their ‘A’ stands for in this case.

UnstChem on August 28, 2014 at 12:26 PM

If he tries to pull some stunt like that, HE may well wind up “suspended”. DC has a lot of lampposts.

ConstantineXI on August 28, 2014 at 12:17 PM

Let’s just break things down…. I’m no RWM but I know links have been previously posted by many.

We now learn that the ISIS/ISIL threat has been ongoing for the past four years.

We know that Obama has spent the last 4 years purging our Military of our best and brightest Generals.

We know that Obama is a muslim sympathizer along with Valerie The Iranian Jarrett.

We know that Obama has purposely downsized our Military and went against the advice of his top advisers by leaving Iraq.

We know that Obama recently released the top 5 Generals of Al-Q/ISIS/ISIL in exchange for a deserter/traitor.

We know that we are approaching the anniversary of 9/11.

We know that Obama has openly stated that he has no interest in “defeating” Al-Q/ISIS/ISIL.

We know that the State Department is staffed with stupid women hacks with hipster glasses and no brains – but they’ve got hashtags.

We know that the Dem’s are going to be swept out in November.

So, given all of these factual issues – what say you, my friend? What would a cornered rat do?

Key West Reader on August 28, 2014 at 12:26 PM

Resist We Much on August 28, 2014 at 12:06 PM

From your keyboard to God’s ears.

Cindy Munford on August 28, 2014 at 12:34 PM

White House: Government Shutdown Won’t Stop Obama on Executive Amnesty

http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2014/08/27/White-House-Government-Shutdown-Won-t-Stop-Obama-On-Executive-Amnesty

Jason58 on August 28, 2014 at 12:35 PM

Was Obama talking about ISIS/ISIL/Al-Q in this video?

He didn’t say which Country he wanted this “Army” to be in… just as well armed, just as well funded as our Military.

/Hunker down folks

Key West Reader on August 28, 2014 at 12:35 PM

EMBRACE THE SUCK….The latest home grown terrorists to die went to high school within a mile from my house….

crosshugger on August 28, 2014 at 12:36 PM

So, given all of these factual issues – what say you, my friend? What would a cornered rat do?

Key West Reader on August 28, 2014 at 12:26 PM

Fundraise? Golf? Another Vacay?

That’s usually what Obama does.

ConstantineXI on August 28, 2014 at 12:42 PM

Dem Rep. Raul Grijalva Hints At Violence From Latinos If Obama Doesn’t Issue Amnesty Executive Order…

Resist We Much on August 28, 2014 at 12:38 PM

All the more proof that they are unworthy of EVER becoming American Citizens.

ConstantineXI on August 28, 2014 at 12:43 PM

King Barack and his minions have to do something to drive their base to the polls.

Maybe we should start making suggestions:
1) Republicans want to return to SLAVERY!
2) Republicans want to raise taxes on the POOR!
3) Republicans want to kill WELFARE!
4) Republicans want to kill Social Security!
5) Republicans want to kill Medicare!
6) Republicans want to kill DEMOCRATS!

The sad part is, 33% of the public would believe all of the above.

GarandFan on August 28, 2014 at 12:43 PM

Maybe we should start making suggestions:
1) Republicans want to return to SLAVERY!
2) Republicans want to raise taxes on the POOR!
3) Republicans want to kill WELFARE!
4) Republicans want to kill Social Security!
5) Republicans want to kill Medicare!
6) Republicans want to kill DEMOCRATS!

The sad part is, 33% of the public would believe all of the above.

GarandFan on August 28, 2014 at 12:43 PM

Except for #1 all of those are good ideas I can get behind.

ConstantineXI on August 28, 2014 at 12:49 PM

Dem Rep. Raul Grijalva Hints At Violence From Latinos If Obama Doesn’t Issue Amnesty Executive Order…

Resist We Much on August 28, 2014 at 12:38 PM

Will he and the Ferguson crows align with IS next?

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 1:04 PM

Don’t forget the war on chickens :)

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 1:18 PM

Impeachment, shutdown

Don’t talk about it, do it.

After the election.

formwiz on August 28, 2014 at 11:41 AM

Bingo!

VegasRick on August 28, 2014 at 11:53 AM

Which election? 2020? The GOP punt better than Pat McAfee.

fossten on August 28, 2014 at 1:46 PM

Resist We Much on August 28, 2014 at 12:38 PM

Fingers crossed.

Cindy Munford on August 28, 2014 at 1:56 PM

Vince on August 28, 2014 at 11:52 AM

The Repubs are too stupid to use your good suggestion, Vince.

8 weight on August 28, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Vince on August 28, 2014 at 11:52 AM

The Repubs are too stupid to use your good suggestion, Vince.

8 weight on August 28, 2014 at 2:00 PM

exactly

smitty41 on August 28, 2014 at 2:12 PM

Dem Rep. Raul Grijalva Hints At Violence From Latinos If Obama Doesn’t Issue Amnesty Executive Order…

Resist We Much on August 28, 2014 at 12:38 PM

All the more proof that they are unworthy of EVER becoming American Citizens.

ConstantineXI on August 28, 2014 at 12:43 PM

As opposed to the american revolution, which we all know was a pacifist movement…

::eyeroll::

Tlaloc on August 28, 2014 at 3:16 PM

The ACLU are traitors to the USA.

Schadenfreude on August 28, 2014 at 11:46 AM

Why doesn’t it surprise me that you abhor civil rights? Oh, right…

Tlaloc on August 28, 2014 at 3:19 PM

Impeachment, shutdown

Don’t talk about it, do it.

After the election.

formwiz on August 28, 2014 at 11:41 AM

THIS.

cdog0613 on August 28, 2014 at 3:31 PM

It should be noted that the last time Obama had a positive approval rating in the Gallup tracking poll was the day Ted Cruz read Green Eggs and Ham and the government shut down. Obama has not been above water since….

http://www.gallup.com/poll/113980/Gallup-Daily-Obama-Job-Approval.aspx

The Government shut down sure didn’t help the Dems and Obama.

KMav on August 28, 2014 at 3:38 PM

States like AZ and Tx will tell that dykhead any Exec Order for Amnesty will be ignored and will tie this up in courts forever.

Plus Dem Sens teetering on getting booted are already distancing themselves from this.

No need for a shutdown, but if the House gets the itch, do it AFTER the election.

Pelosi Schmelosi on August 28, 2014 at 4:52 PM

Hey, illegal Latinos, you want violence, bring it on!

they lie on August 28, 2014 at 5:30 PM

Hey, illegal Latinos, you want violence, bring it on!

they lie on August 28, 2014 at 5:30 PM

Better yet, a work stoppage. Imagine all those lawns becoming unkempt.

slickwillie2001 on August 28, 2014 at 5:50 PM