You want a tough negotiator? Send in Schumer.
They don’t call him “Bare Knuckles Chuckles” for nothing.
The Dems better get a great deal out of these negotiations or they’re going to have angry supporters to deal with. funding for CHIPS, restoration of DACA, Medicare funding restored, financial support for Obamacare, just for starters.
Cancelling the Tax Scam Bill would be what I’d demand.
Shut it down indefinitely until the Republicans agree to it.
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