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A couple days ago, Our Grand Nagus signed a bill ending the government shutdown--until 8 February.
The critical issue was: Democrats wanted to keep our borders open to illegal immigrants...
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The Dems refused, but Chuck Schumer shut down the government for no reason.
But of course, people like former DNC Chair tried putting a spin on why they support illegal aliens over American citizens.
It appears the Democrats caved simply because they felt--quite rightly--that public opinion was turning against them. Although many aren't happy with Schumer's cave-in.
Now the Republicans aren't blameless in all this mess either.
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They've had a majority in both Houses of Congress since the 2016 Election--and they're still having trouble, or are reluctant to fulfill their collective campaign promises. Like repealing Obamacare.
We'll see if a permanent-ish budget bill is passed more smoothly in a couple of weeks.
Somehow, I doubt it.
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