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Schumer: ´Next to Impossible´ to Negotiate
With the WH or ´Hard Right´

Fox News, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/20/2018 9:33:24 PM

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer of New York pinned the government shutdown on President Donald Trump, saying it has become "next to impossible" to negotiate with the White House.In a press availability, Schumer said he and Trump have been close to a deal to fund the government at least once.But, he said the "hard right" in the Republican Party later convinces Trump not to strike a deal with him."[Trump] won´t take yes for an answer," Schumer said. (Tweet) Schumer said that he does not know whether Trump´s apparent waffling on a deal is the work of adviser Stephen Miller, a

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: xcenturion, 1/20/2018 9:35:44 PM     (No. 11517212)

It´s about damn time the Repubs grew a spine. Remember, Schumer leads the obstructionist party that is working overtime to scuttle the Trump presidency.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Pilot222, 1/20/2018 9:51:29 PM     (No. 11517216)

The schmuck is a Democrat and all dems are liars.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: heartsurgeon, 1/20/2018 9:55:26 PM     (No. 11517218)

Imagine Hillary, or Jeb, or Mittens were President.

The stock market would be flat or down.
Obamacare fully funded with tax dollars.
3.6 million new Democrat voters/DACA citizens would be on board.

God Blessed America with Donald Trumps win.

Jeb and Mittens would have folded under the pressure Trump has been subjected to.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: kono, 1/20/2018 10:02:36 PM     (No. 11517224)

Schumer expects the WH to give in to the Democrats´ demands. As long as that doesn´t happen, Chucky will claim it´s impossible to negotiate with them.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Shmowry1, 1/20/2018 10:04:34 PM     (No. 11517226)

Republicans have done such a thorough job in giving up on all conservative values over the years that they have left dims like Schumer convinced that the most basic conservative (read: American) values are “far right” values. This is where the dems have made their fatal mistake. No matter how much they lie cheat and deceive, the majority of Americans believe in border security, a strong military, and limited government. These values are codified in our constitution, our laws, and our founding principles and documents. They are not “far right”. We will not compromise our foundation for your pillars of sand. So go ahead. Shut it down Schumer. Just know, you own it. Sarah sanders is correct. Putting a very small number of illegal immigrants ahead of military and regular tax paying Americans. You should be ashamed. You had the chance to look for compromise, but you were hell bent on getting something for nothing. So now, you lose.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 1/20/2018 10:05:24 PM     (No. 11517227)

From Chuckie´s point of view I´m sure he is exactly right. He equates "negotiation" with capitulation to dem ideas. He is now up against people who are willing to do the right thing instead of the expedient and easy thing so, no, they aren´t going to play his game. By now I would think he would recognize he holds a loser´s hand but the Left is a bit unhinged.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Cor-Vet, 1/20/2018 10:22:17 PM     (No. 11517231)

´Next to impossible´ to negotiate with the WH or ´hard right´, if they won´t roll over and give us what we want. It´s a good thing old ´reach across the aisles´ McCain never got in the WH. That´s the kind of Republican Schmucky wants!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: kjack, 1/20/2018 10:23:39 PM     (No. 11517232)

NBC news gleefully showed that clip,giving the President second billing (and no time for McConnell).

(Only watched because spouse had the remote)

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Plainjane, 1/20/2018 10:24:50 PM     (No. 11517234)

Chuckie chatters; Trump wins for Americans!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: qwerty, 1/20/2018 10:29:50 PM     (No. 11517236)

I´d love nothing better than to see somebody take that smug, smarmy, attitude of his and along with those glasses that hang on the end of his snout put them where the sun don´t shine. Just seeing that "snotty" person with his nose spectacles makes me want to vomit.
I hope, in this problem he gets his **** handed to him

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Reply 11 - Posted by: texaspast, 1/20/2018 10:52:47 PM     (No. 11517239)

Why negotiate with a schumerhole?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Blunderbuss, 1/20/2018 11:07:50 PM     (No. 11517244)

Sounds like Schumer is starting to realize that he has already been defeated. Schumer and friends made a power play hoping to scare Trump into backing down over fears of being blamed for a government shutdown. Why not it has always worked in the past, for the GOPe has no backbone. Government shutdowns have proved to be a powerful weapon.

Now he is fighting Trump and Trump has backbone! It is just now dawning on the Hill democrats that the shutdown may in fact backfire on them, even with the MSM´s complete support. Better still, the GOPe also looks bad.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: JediJerry, 1/20/2018 11:22:23 PM     (No. 11517249)

It is next to impossible for level headed sane people to negotiate with a narrow minded self centered left wing liberal nut job like Chuck U.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: john56, 1/20/2018 11:28:53 PM     (No. 11517251)

I guess Chuckie and his pals got used to his "tough negotiations" with the pansy waist Republican establishment types and thought they could play their old tricks and still get away with it.

Maybe you´d better re-read Trump´s The Art of the Deal.

But if I was Trump or the Republicans, it would be "next to impossible" to negotiate with you.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: droopydog, 1/20/2018 11:35:13 PM     (No. 11517255)

Gee Schumer, Graham, Flake and Feinstein aren´t getting anything they want? I guess the system is working like a well oiled machine.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Nimby, 1/20/2018 11:39:12 PM     (No. 11517257)

Then it is time for you to resign Chuck!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: saguni, 1/20/2018 11:40:28 PM     (No. 11517259)

I would really appreciate a tweet from Trump that states, "because of Chuck Schumer´s lack of honesty in negotiations, I will start removing certain points from consideration.

If he, and the other Democrats, do not begin discussions in earnest, my first non-negotiable will be funding the wall before any action is taken on any other negotiation point.

It can only get worse for the DACA recipients, which are--after all--not American citizens.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: P51dmustang, 1/21/2018 12:10:36 AM     (No. 11517266)

Unbelievable, Shum The Dumpster wants to shut the Government down to allow illegal aliens and DACA to come first over We The People´s safety.

He places illegals´ interest before Americans, just like the illegal who shot and killed that young lady in San Francisco.

The Dumpster and Piglosy really want to shut the Government down to allow illegals into our country...really?

The Democrats are obstructionist pure and simple.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/21/2018 12:45:30 AM     (No. 11517278)

Chuckie is one of those people who fall in poop and comes out smelling like a rose. As my mother used to say he is "Nice nasty" What a pompous critter.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: leonardo, 1/21/2018 1:06:04 AM     (No. 11517286)

Schumer should look in the mirror and realize that nobody wants to negotiate with a democrat who wants America swamped with illegals who will eventually vote.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: dvc, 1/21/2018 2:57:33 AM     (No. 11517314)

I emailed both my Senators and the White House tonight, urging them to deport all DACA thieves, and noting that I am in no hurry to get the government restarted, even though I am on SS. I will get by, take as long as it takes to beat Schumer.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: bighambone, 1/21/2018 3:14:37 AM     (No. 11517318)

Schumer is a longtime DC leftist “swamp rat” who has become used to the wimpy Republicans caving on important issues, so much so that anytime one or two RINOs cross the aisle to go along to get along with the liberal Democrats, that the piece of liberal Democrat proposed legislation in question is deemed to be “bipartisan” thus giving political cover for enough wimpy Republicans to go along to pass the liberal Democrat measure into law. With President Trump in the White House that old liberal Democrat legislative game plan has become inoperative, with the liberal Democrats backing themselves into a corner by putting their dreams of millions of newly legalized former illegal aliens becoming future Democrat voters, over the safety of the American people and the US military.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Trigger2, 1/21/2018 5:34:40 AM     (No. 11517341)

You got that wrong Chuckie. It is IMPOSSIBLE to negotiate with any libtard because it´s always "My way or the highway".

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Reply 24 - Posted by: George R., 1/21/2018 6:25:30 AM     (No. 11517360)

Charles the King of Smarm. Every time I hear his voice, I wanna take a shower. I can´t stand to listen to him for even a second. Why would anyone want to negotiate with him.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: fed-up, 1/21/2018 6:52:54 AM     (No. 11517374)

I don´t believe for one second they really care about the Dreamers. Or for a any compromise.

They do not want a solution to anything! It´s the modern Democrat way. You need a Cause. Winning to them is the constant whining and complaining about injustice and outrage. Look no further than the Obama administration. If this was so important, why didn´t they fix it when they could?

Ya gotta be down for the never ending struggle.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: rolfnader, 1/21/2018 7:25:32 AM     (No. 11517397)

How about this, Chuck- we´ll grant amnesty to EVERY ´child´ you can prove was brought over here by their parents(providing they and there parents are law-abiding tax payers. We WON´T just hand over our precious citizenship rights to those that were brought,literally , by the train load into this country with the plan of bringing six or eight others via chain migration. We GET it !You´ve figured out that fewer and fewer Americans will vote for your hare-brained ideology ( see-"African Americans") as evidenced by the recent DNC memo. You are done unless you get some new voters, as quickly as possible- like,yesterday if not sooner.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: M2, 1/21/2018 7:27:52 AM     (No. 11517399)

TRANSLATION: " The Republicans will not kiss our derrières and cave like always."

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Reply 28 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 1/21/2018 7:38:55 AM     (No. 11517414)

You can´t do business with collectivists. They operate in bad faith and they lie about everything.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/21/2018 7:39:51 AM     (No. 11517416)

Negotiation is a two way street...with YOU and the Democraps all driving bulldozers into the meeting little can be done. Get a clue America, the Democraps are the Enemy Within!

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Reply 30 - Posted by: franq, 1/21/2018 7:47:27 AM     (No. 11517420)

Trump needs to set a precedent. I mean one the ´Rats will cringe at the thought of. All those years of Johnnie Boehner caving with his "...best we could get" line. Time to put an end to this nonsense. Private citizens would be in jail for the kind of fiscal policy the government lives by.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 1/21/2018 8:28:11 AM     (No. 11517443)

Sen Schumer really means I tried to blackmail and/or bribe them but Trump is to tough to fall for my cr*p.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Hardright, 1/21/2018 9:47:46 AM     (No. 11517514)

I´m willing to talk to you, Chuckie. Call me.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: strike3, 1/21/2018 9:57:42 AM     (No. 11517522)

Whoever is doing the negotiating for the right, keep it up, you are doing exactly what WTP want and what Schmucky doesn´t want.

No worries, #21. SS direct deposits are made by computer, no human hands involved, and I don´t think they would shut it down, but if so, this ongoing comedy is worth waiting for it. Besides glasses, Schmucky is going to have a whole bunch of egg on his face.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 1/21/2018 11:15:12 AM     (No. 11517583)

The truth is the Republicans are suppose to offer alternatives to the Democrats. From that point of view, what is there to negotiate?

The winning party/President gets to enact their policies.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: Smart11344, 1/21/2018 12:26:14 PM     (No. 11517676)

Schumer is a major cause of antisemitism.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 1/21/2018 1:36:29 PM     (No. 11517737)

Before Trump, "to negotiate," particularly in the Senate and House, meant giving libs everything they want. See "hands across the aisle" and "bipartisanship."

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A British sniper gunned down a jihadi from almost 1.5miles away in what is reportedly the best long-range shot ever in the SAS. The sergeant killed the Islamic State commander with a .50 Calibre machine gun, shooting him in the chest. The Islamist´s arm and shoulder were torn off due to the force of the bullet and he died instantly. The jihadi was on a British and US kill list. A veteran of Iraq and Syria, the sergeant was secretly patrolling a region of northern Afghanistan under Islamic State control, The Daily Star Sunday reports. His gun is being decommissioned and displayed in

What I Learned in Secretarial School
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New York Times, by Frank Bruni    Original Article
Posted By: bemused conservative- 8/12/2018 9:19:52 AM     Post Reply
I hate to break it to parents who just sent their college-admission-minded progeny to the Tibetan Plateau to churn yak butter, but the smartest summer I ever spent was in secretarial school. This was back when I was 17, and it wasn’t grist for an essay about a transformative communion with people outside my clique. I wasn’t ripping the blinders from my eyes. I was typing — hour upon hour, day after day, with my shoulders back and my spine straight and my hands just so. My mother had decided that she could no longer bear the tortured stutter of my peck-peck-pecking

The NFL Doesn´t Actually Care
About You, or Your Service

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Weekly Standard, by Matthew Betley    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 8/13/2018 5:14:02 AM     Post Reply
Last year, when the kneeling controversy erupted like a California wildfire and the president launched a series of attacks on the NFL and Colin Kaepernick, I argued that cooler heads should prevail and a middle ground could be reached by both sides. Like the recovering alcoholic I am, I must have been in denial, hoping like a chronic gambler that Roger Goodell would do the right thing, or even just do his job. Obviously, I was wrong, because here we are again, my friends: another year, another round of protests. And all because the NFL and Roger Goodell have been

Omarosa airs tapes on ‘Meet the Press,’
says Trump has ‘mentally declined’

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Politico Magazine, by Anna Palmer, Jake Sherman*    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 8/12/2018 12:10:06 PM     Post Reply
Chuck Todd played a tape on NBC’S “Meet The Press” that appears to have Chief of Staff John Kelly firing Omarosa Manigault Newman. This is allegedly from the situation room in the White House. Again, let that sink in. An adviser to the president brought a recording device into the situation room to record the chief of staff. Omarosa first spoke to Kelly when he was firing her, according to a tape of their conversation aired on “Meet the Press.” Watch this video, which has Kelly saying that he wanted the departure to be friendly, so there would be no

Watch – Antifa Chants Death to America:
‘No Borders! No Wall! No USA at All!’

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Breitbart Big Government, by John Binder    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 8/12/2018 10:58:49 PM     Post Reply
Open borders protesters and members of the left-wing anarchist group Antifa chanted death to America during a counter-protest in Washington, DC, on Sunday. In a video by Breitbart News’ Ian Mason, Antifa members and open borders activists can be heard and seen marching down streets throughout Washington, DC, demanding an end to the United States. “No border, no wall, no USA at all!” Antifa and open borders activists chanted. The mob of left-wing activists carried red flags and wore all black with masks and helmets on their heads as a counter-protest to the “Unite the Right 2” protest that took

Gallup: Democrats View Socialism
More Positively than Capitalism

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Breitbart Big Government, by Dr. Susan Berry    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 8/13/2018 6:07:18 PM     Post Reply
A Gallup poll released Monday finds that – for the first time in the poll company’s data collection over the past decade – Democrats view socialism more positively than capitalism. The current survey demonstrates only 47 percent of Democrats view capitalism positively, a drop from 56 percent in 2016. Democrats’ view of socialism, however, has remained positive since 2010, with 57 percent having a positive perspective. Meanwhile, Republicans have remained positive about capitalism, with 71 percent taking that perspective and only 16 percent stating they have a positive view of socialism. The poll finds younger Americans have shown the greatest


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