Baseball season gets underway this week, a welcome distraction from the political battles in Washington. The U.S. Senate is warring over the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch. The Republicans say he’s a stellar nominee, a judicial umpire who calls balls and strikes as he sees them.
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Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer said Thursday that Democrats will attempt to filibuster Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination, saying he would tilt the Supreme Court too far away from what Democrats want to see.
Democrats launched an all-out assault Tuesday on President Trump’s Cabinet picks, boycotting one committee to block the health and treasury nominees and using arcane rules to force another panel to shut down before it could vote on attorney general nominee Sen. Jeff Sessions.
Sen. Tom Cotton on Wednesday chided Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer for a delay on a confirmation vote for CIA Director Mike Pompeo and suggested Mr. Schumer’s tenure as the top-ranking Democrat in the Senate might improve with “a little more seasoning and experience.”
Congressman Steve King (R-IA) was smeared in the Senate recently by New York Senator Chuck Schumer, a leftist who apparently wants to help the Democrat Party by opening the floodgates to illegal immigrants – who can be expected to vote for Democrats.
Last week at a pastor’s retreat held by the Family Research Council, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) warned that Democrats want a constitutional amendment that will basically repeal the First Amendment to the Constitution.
Cruz wasn’t joking and neither are the Democrats.