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Sep 2017

“The coming Christmas has to be a Christmas of joy for all of us or none of us.”

“Chuck Schumer … just made himself the most powerful man in America for the month of December.”

“I am confident that if put on the floor, it will garner overwhelming support from both sides of the aisle.”

“We’ve got a lot of busy things happening here.”

Aug 2017

The buck stops there.

May 2017

“Mr. Vice President, we’ve been told this for 15 years, we’ll get ’em next time, after every continuing resolution…”

“This is the swamp. This is what needs to be drained.”

Apr 2017

“Keep in mind, this bill is just for the last five months of this year.”

“I’m not happy to have to pass this on. I’m very, very troubled to have to pass this on.”

Sunday morning talking heads

Allahpundit Apr 23, 2017 8:01 AM

Shutdown?

Mar 2017

Flip a coin, but it always comes up the same way in the press

Sep 2016
Mar 2016

Winnowing.

Oct 2015

“What you do is you create greater disappointment in the hinterlands, because you gave them a false hope…”

Sep 2015

Quotes of the day

Allahpundit Sep 29, 2015 10:41 PM

Opportunity.

“It’s just a matter of if there is a way to get some things done so I don’t burden my successor.”

“I’ve seen that movie before.”

“We just don’t have the votes to get the outcome that we’d like.”

Aug 2015

Surrender.

Jul 2015

Quotes of the Day

Ed Morrissey Jul 30, 2015 10:11 PM

Fight.

Feb 2015

I’ve had it with you self-righteous, delusional wingnuts.

Open thread: Sunday morning talking heads

Allahpundit Feb 15, 2015 8:01 AM

Funding.

Dec 2014
Aug 2014

“I can’t just make the laws up by myself.”

Nice CR you’ve got there…

Jun 2014

The White House will be so disappointed. Obama officials were really counting on McAuliffe to make this Medicaid expansion happen …

May 2014

RINOtastic.

Feb 2014

Quotes of the day

Allahpundit Feb 22, 2014 8:31 PM

Heat.

Video: Government shutdown as winter storm hits

Ed Morrissey Feb 13, 2014 9:21 AM

13 deaths, perhaps as much as 18 inches.

Jan 2014

“Government is about negotiation, government is about compromise.”

Dec 2013

“However, does it go far enough to address our problems? Absolutely not.”

“We don’t want nothing out of this debt limit.”

Nov 2013

The big questions ahead of today’s release of the October jobs report were all about the government shutdown: How it …