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Dems demanding new union bargaining
powers, solar tax credits in new
coronavirus aid package

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Posted By: Ribicon, 3/23/2020 2:01:31 PM

Congressional Democrats are demanding an “ideological wish list” including new collective bargaining powers for unions as they hold up a nearly $2 trillion economic package of coronavirus relief, Republicans said Monday. The Democrats’ belated list of demands includes new, tighter fuel emission standards for airlines and an expansion of wind and solar tax credits, a senior Republican aide said. “As Leader Schumer continues to hold up the desperately-needed relief package, the last-minute list of demands from Pelosi’s and Schumer’s ideological wish list are coming into focus,” the aide said of Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer of New York and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.


Bold Democrat leadership, but where's the funding for abortions, for transgender empowerment, for homeless Migrants?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: earlybird 3/23/2020 2:05:51 PM (No. 355341)
Loading it with porkulus, and Planned Parenthood. This should be publicized far and wide. At least four Dems voting Nay are up for tough reelectioins this year in swing states. Off with their heads!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: pros7767 3/23/2020 2:09:50 PM (No. 355348)
RNC Ads should be up and running this afternoon and run non-stop until the election.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Wendybird 3/23/2020 2:10:36 PM (No. 355349)
Never let the opportunity for a good scam and screwing of the country go to waste. Say Schumer and Nancy.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: RuckusTom 3/23/2020 2:22:48 PM (No. 355359)
What are republicans going to do about Burr, Loeffler and Inhofe using insider information to sell off their stocks before the market melt down?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: 24tea@Mag 3/23/2020 2:23:30 PM (No. 355360)
Hope the Dems up for re-election are out come November. Take a hike deep in the woods and don’t come back.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: nina584 3/23/2020 2:28:56 PM (No. 355363)
#4 the same you guys did with Feinstein. LOL
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Rinktum 3/23/2020 2:29:25 PM (No. 355364)
Republicans, the ball is in your court. Are you going to rouse yourself enough to fight for the American taxpayer or are you going to let the democrats bully you into passing a pork laden bill? Come on, man up and stand your ground on behalf of the American taxpayer. We are as sick of your caving as we are of the democrat party tyranny. If not now, when???
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Reply 8 - Posted by: JDazzler 3/23/2020 2:33:32 PM (No. 355370)
“Never never never never let a crisis go to waste! “ Rahm Emmanuel
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Starboard_side 3/23/2020 2:36:42 PM (No. 355373)
Trump should turn to the banks and lending institutions instead of Congress, and work with them to delay paying mortgages, auto loans, student loans, and credit cards for next 3 months. This is likely far more calculable of a number, and as many have said, it would not be forgiveness, but pause on the current terms. This would remove the largest items for most people to deal with, and free-up $$$ for disposable use. He can also see about landlords on rent payments too, but there are so many it's a bit harder to manage quickly. But, start with the banks.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Miss Ann Thrope 3/23/2020 2:39:24 PM (No. 355376)
Why don't both houses of Congress have a rule disallowing piggy-back bills? The legislators' constituents are not being faithfully served.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: hershey 3/23/2020 2:54:06 PM (No. 355393)
Like solar credits worked so well in Obammienations administration...just like wind power...need to put some windmills around Congress, we could probably power Washington for a month with all the hot air there...I have an idea, ONE subject, ONE bill...stop with the pork already...
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Reply 12 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 3/23/2020 2:56:52 PM (No. 355395)
The damn marxists will continue using Alinskys Rules for Radicals until Ditch Mitch grows a pair. Why don’t we hear any pubbies condemning piglousy or chuck u Schumer? Where are our voices? I’m screaming mad!
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Reply 13 - Posted by: DVC 3/23/2020 3:37:04 PM (No. 355429)
Clean out this rot, Republicans. Do NOT let them ram this through.
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