ㅤô¿ô …Trump has apparently been winning lately. Everybody likes a winner.
ㅤ”Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said leadership is on the verge of a deal to avert a government shutdown with less an hour to go.
ㅤ’We’re down to a difference of literally three or four days,’ he said.
ㅤBoth options being discussed, according to Corker, would keep the government funded past President Trump’s State of the Union.
ㅤCorker said he expected the agreement could be reached before the midnight deadline to keep the government open.”
ㅤô¿ô …This is simple BS. If I were in Corker’s shoes, I’d retire too.
Full story at The Hill, image from thehill.com
(tags bob corker, corker, shutdown, government shutdown) – 1/19/18
ㅤ”Sen. Bob Corker said Friday that he will support the GOP tax plan, all but guaranteeing that Republicans will have the votes needed to pass their tax bill next week.”
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ㅤ”It doesn’t look like the trigger is going to work according to the parliamentarian, so we have an alternative — frankly a tax increase we don’t want to do — but we ate trying to address Sen. Corker’s needs,’ Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn told reporters Thursday.”