Sunday, December 25, 2016

DONALD'S 'TRUMP' CARD

Donald Trump holds a card which in a single stroke change the present partisan attitude, in Washington, and might start a healing process the nation sorely needs.  

If he were to renominate Merrick Garland, Obama's nominee for Scalia's seat, to the Supreme Court, there could be a sea change. Garland had support from both sides of the aisle before Repub- licans decided to politicize the nomination process. 

Additionally, his nomination may be the only way for Trump to actually have one of his nominees even get a vote through the Senate, unless Republicans go nuclear which could have extreme consequences, for them, 2 years hence.  

2 comments:

  1. Wishful thinking. He is not of a bipartisan nature ... more of a vengeful, extreme counterpuncher. Besides that, it requires the smarts he does not have. Next.

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  2. The right wing continues to have an agenda, regardless of Trump. Trump's main agendas are money, power, and influence for himself ... all self-serving ones. Why would we expect anything less from a pathological narcissist? The main thing that Republicans need to do is stroke Trump's ego as they pass their intended legislations.

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