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Here’s what Dems had to say last
time there was an impending
government shutdown

BizPac Review, by Jack Crowe

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/17/2018 10:23:14 AM

In light of the potential government shutdown looming over budget negotiations and quietly being used to pressure Republicans into providing a legislative solution for Dreamers, its worth examining what Democrats had to say on the subject in the run-up to the last government shutdown in 2013.Democrats, then in control of the White House and the Senate, castigated Republicans in harsh and personal terms in response to their refusing to approve a budget deal that did not defund Obamacare. Their criticisms centered around a rejection of the shutdown as a negotiating tool; they argued that it is an abdication of duty

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Jethro bo, 1/17/2018 10:39:52 AM     (No. 11513224)

A goobernemnt shutdown, other than the obvious that less goobernemnt employees (like IRS,FBI, NSA and other weapoonized agencies) will be at work to screw us over, is not a sure thing for the fascist Dems this time. Illegals are not a popular subject.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: BillW., 1/17/2018 10:48:37 AM     (No. 11513241)

Do it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Mr. Know-It-All, 1/17/2018 10:53:42 AM     (No. 11513253)

As a state employee I hope it happens. I could use a few days off, especially since I know that I would eventually get paid for the time anyway as has always happened in the past.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: luandir, 1/17/2018 11:36:42 AM     (No. 11513312)

As much as the media will try to present a shutdown as the end of the world (Women and Minorities Hardest Hit!),the public will see little difference. They might even realize how nonessential most gov´t activities really are.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: RayLRiv, 1/17/2018 2:45:20 PM     (No. 11513485)

DO.IT.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Bubby, 1/17/2018 3:00:40 PM     (No. 11513498)

#4 In addition the msm will blame President Trump and the Republicans for the shutdown not the Democrats. So when the Government gets shut down those serving in the Army will not get paid because Republicans didn´t want the DACA illegal aliens and all their relatives to become legal! How is that a winning position for Democrats? Someone explain that to me.

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