It has been a long time since Democrats were on the hook for a government shutdown and Senator Chuck Schumer is trying to get off the ropes. It may well be that Senator Schumer has driven his resistance a little too far and he is now backed into a tricky political corner.
Add to the shutdown woes of the Democrats, add to it the fact that their reckless support of DACA for identity politics has left them with a shrinking base of supporters. Their position is not as popular as they would like to believe.
There is a lot of posturing going on. Nancy Pelosi claimed that God was on her side. This means that every supporter of President Trump must be fighting against God’s will. That will not be a winning strategy.
As Written By Alexander Bolton for The Hill:
The threat of a government shutdown has put Senate Democratic Leader Charles