President Trump has repeatedly indicated that he sees his own insensitivity to human suffering as a vital source of leverage over Democrats. @EricLevitz writes https://nym.ag/2CN65KN - This is an article worth reading, there is a lot of really great content
Rep. Debbie Dingell: "The Senate passed & thought they they were done a continuing resolution. It would've funded the government to Feb 8. Paul Ryan refused to bring it up bc the Pres. suddenly, after telling them he would sign it, said that he wouldn't."
Government shutdowns are rare when one party controls White House, Congress. President Trump is on his third. - USA TODAY #TrumpShutdown
Chaos. It’s great show business, which is why Trump loves it. But it’s ruinous for the economy & financial markets, national security, foreign policy, most everything that matters. Chaos corrodes democracy. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/24/us/politics/trump-tweets-christmas-eve.html?smprod=nytcore-ipad&smid=nytcore-ipad-share … …