‘There is no consistent or factual standard being applied here. It’s just a fake narrative gaining speed by its own momentum… Businesses must not use economic blackmail to spread disinformation and push bad ideas that citizens reject at the ballot box.’
“The filibuster pre-dates the debates over civil rights. It goes back to the beginning of the country.”
If our Democratic colleagues really believe what they’re saying, did they themselves use a racist tool against Senator Scott’s police reform bill last year? Did they use a racist relic when they delayed the CARES Act or blocked legislation to protect unborn babies who can feel pain?
Pro-worker prosperity does not entail having Big Government politicians or Big Labor bosses micromanage every aspect of the economy to suit liberal fads.
‘This isn’t about principle. It’s just an attempt to use a temporary majority to pull off a permanent partisan power grab.”
‘Yesterday, Secretary Mayorkas testified, quote, ‘the border is secure and the border is not open.’ Yet the situation on our southern border has required FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, to be called in. So either this is the first time FEMA has been deployed just to admire a situation that is going smoothly, or the Administration is not being straight with the American people.’
‘This chaos would not open up an express lane to liberal change. It would not open up an express lane for the Biden presidency to speed into the history books. The Senate would be more like a hundred-car pile-up. Nothing moving.’
“I’m not sure how much capital these officials have to micromanage backyard barbecues.”
We pause today, at the one-year mark, to remember and mourn.
‘The American people will see Republicans are focused on smart and responsible policies to reopen the country. And they’ll see Democrats who seem desperate to make their first act in power the same kind of massive, partisan, poorly-targeted borrowing spree that permanently wounded the last Democratic presidency right out of the gate.’
“I call on Burma’s military to immediately release the civilian political leaders of the country and turn back from this abyss.”