Republican congresswoman Debbie Lesko of Arizona ripped Nancy Pelosi on the House floor Thursday.
“I don’t know what to say,” Lesko remarked, disgusted at the Democrat tactics. Lesko said that Democrats refuse to show up in a serious way or even come to the negotiating table to talk about a deal that includes border Wall funding.
“The majority chose to play politics yet again,” Lesko said, referring to the Democrats tying bipartisan disaster relief to their true cause of re-opening the government. “Again, without any border security funding, that bill passed the House yesterday” but there is no indication that Mitch McConnell will ever take up the bill in the Senate.
“The president has made it clear, and I believe the American people have made it clear that we want border security,” Lesko said, urging Democrats to work on legislation that might actually have a chance of passing.
Here are some reasons why Nancy Pelosi is coming off a very bad day Wednesday:
- The Democrat “Problem Solvers Caucus” met with President Trump without her
The Democrat problem solvers left the door open to “common ground” but still requested that the government re-open before that common ground can be discovered.
Here are what the Democrat problem solvers said about the meeting. The Democrat problem solvers include “Josh Gottheimer, Thomas Suozzi, Vincente Gonzalez, Anthony Brindisi, Dean Phillips, Max Rose, and Abigail Spanberger,” but no Pelosi.
“Over the last weeks, we have been listening to our constituents and speaking with our fellow Members of Congress — in both parties and in both chambers. There is strong agreement across the aisle and around the country: We must reopen the government. Our security, safety, and economy have been compromised, and millions of families are suffering,” the Democrat problem solvers stated.
“There is also strong agreement that if we reopen the government, the possibility exists to work together and find common ground to tackle some of our country’s toughest problems and fix them. But that conversation can only begin in earnest once the government is reopened. We accepted the White House’s invitation to meet today to convey that message,” the Democrat problem solvers said.
2. Democrats keep saying good things about the Wall, without saying the word “Wall”
Democrat congressman Hakeem Jeffries said on the House floor that Democrats “are prepared to have a conversation about infrastructure on the border” and “a conversation about our broken immigration system.”
Jeffries is the latest Democrat to suggest open-mindedness on compromise so long as Democrats can use a different term than “Wall.”
Jeffries said that Democrats are not prepared to have these conversations during President Trump’s supposedly vindictive government shutdown, but they might have no choice.
California Democrat Katie Hill went on Fox News to talk about Democrat openness to “physical barriers,” and Rep. Cheri Bustos expressed openness to a “partial Wall.”
3. Democratic socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez got onto the House Financial Services Committee
Here are Ocasio-Cortez’s stated objectives for her tenure on the committee: “Personally, I’m looking forward to digging into the student loan crisis, examining for-profit prisons/ICE detention, and exploring the development of public & postal banking. To start.”
4. Pelosi is still haunted by her ignoring of the Angel families who visited her office
Shame on Nancy Pelosi!
She HID behind HER WALL and REFUSED to meet with the ANGEL MOMS we brought to her today!
EVERYONE NEEDS TO KNOW SHE’S A DAMN COWARD! pic.twitter.com/s61ekhGE0g
— The Deplorable Choir⭐️⭐️⭐️ (@DeplorableChoir) January 15, 2019
5. President Trump guaranteed back pay to furloughed workers, shifting blame for the shutdown to Democrats
President Trump signed the Government Employee Fair Treatment Act of 2019.
With the workers assured pay, the Democrats are squarely in the center of attention. The government can only be re-opened with their commitment to funding the border wall.
Now, every day that the shutdown drags on and workers don’t get paid can be perceived to be the fault of Democrats. If Democrats fund the border wall, then the workers can get paid again.
6. Her plot to postpone the State of the Union by blocking Trump from the House floor was ridiculed
Department of Homeland Security chief Kirstjen Nielsen thanked the Secret Service and her own agency, DHS, for their commitment to secure the State of the Union address to be delivered by President Donald Trump.
“The Department of Homeland Security and the US Secret Service are fully prepared to support and secure the State of the Union,” stated Nielsen.
Democrat House speaker Nancy Pelosi is pushing to postpone Trump’s State of the Union, citing supposed security deficiencies caused by the government shutdown.
But the Secret Service, as always, is prepared to serve with honor.
Democrats are running out of tactics to apply pressure on President Donald Trump to end the government shutdown without a Wall.
7. Chuck Schumer Did Not Have An Inspiring Press Conference Outside the Capitol
Democrat Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and other Democrats held up posters of furloughed government workers outside the Capitol Wednesday.
Republicans including Rep. Mo Brooks and Louie Gohmert have already shown photos of the victims of illegal alien crime on the House floor, including a 13-year old girl who was beheaded by an illegal alien.
Schumer’s statement ignores those victims of illegal alien crime. Now that President Trump has signed the back pay bill, the blame for the shutdown shifts to Democrats, who keep workers from getting their paychecks through their refusal to fund the southern border Wall. Schumer held up a poster of a man with a heart ailment, but did not address the Angel families who arrived at Nancy Pelosi’s office this week while Pelosi ignored them.
“Open the government,” some of the Democrats briefly chanted.
Chuck Schumer: "I want President Trump to look into these faces and see what he is doing by using these men and women as pawns, using them in an extortion game to say I am going to hurt these people unless I get my way. Mr. President." https://t.co/Onj5jFK9Nr pic.twitter.com/7MyTMWhaUF
— The Hill (@thehill) January 16, 2019
8. President Trump refuses to back down
“We’re going to stay out for a long time, if we have to. We’ll be out for a long time,” President Trump said on a conference call with some of his supporters.
“People are very impressed with how well government is working with the circumstances that we’re under,” the president stated on the call.
WATCH: Election Fraud Operative OPENLY Bribes Voter for Mail-in Ballot: “We Don’t Care Illegal”
Paying for votes.
Project Veritas released a second round of footage exposing an organized Minneapolis election fraud ring on Tuesday, revealing that campaign organizers working for the scheme are openly paying members of the local Somali community for unmarked mail-in ballots.
“Now… take this money for your pocket change,” says the ballot harvester. He hand the mans 200 dollars and explains that he’ll pick up his ballot after the man receives it in the mail. The same man confirms that he currently owes money to Somalian terrorist organization al-Shabaab.
Another fraudster goes on to clarify that “we don’t care illegal” in reference to the legality of the criminal ballot harvesting ring.
The release follows video that revealed an operative for Minneapolis councilor Jamal Osman harvesting more than 300 ballots, which he had collected in his car. It is a felony violation of Minnesota election law for one individual to deliver the mail-in ballots of more than three people.
Remarkably, another election fraud operative points to Democrat Congresswoman Ilhan Omar as an instrumental figure in the voter fraud scheme. “She’s the one who came up with all of this.” The former Omar employee confirms that “people who work for Ilhan” are counting the ballots and counting the votes.
This is a gravely serious and highly organized criminal enterprise, that fundamentally jeopardizes the integrity of Minnesota’s pending federal and local elections. The US Marshals should expedite an urgent investigation into this election fraud ring.
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