Bad news for the Restore America crowd. In last Tuesday night’s upset, the GOP candidate for Alabama’s U.S. Senate special election went down in defeat. And even though the concession-less Roy Moore, the odds-on-favorite who became odd-man-out via allegations of sexual impropriety and abuse, is trying to raise money for a possible recount, there are few that think such an effort likely to change things. Consequently, expect a lot less positive action out of the Congress. And the thousands of things that need to be done to make America great again, you can put those on hold, indefinitely.
While, our leaders in Congress weren’t getting much done already, with only one major legislative accomplishment (an anemic tax reform bill) to their credit, imagine how much less they’ll get done now that the GOP is reduced by one more vote in their already slim senate majority! Gridlock seems to be the word until late 2018, when it looks favorable for Democrats to retake one or even both houses of Congress; and the Democratic leadership is even less concerned with fiscal discipline, limited government, and individual Liberty than are congressional Republicans (if that’s conceivable)! In such a scenario, President Trump …
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