Danny DeVito’s character in Twins (1988) said it best: “Money talks and bulls**t walks.” Do you want to get the attention of the foot-dragging GOP? Tell them that you won’t send them another penny until they move quickly to pass the proposed legislation they promised and helped get them elected.
The Drudge Report carried these two article titles:
“On February 8, 2017, Matt Drudge tweeted, ‘No Obamacare repeal, tax cuts!’ and ‘Republican party should be sued for fraud. NO discussion of tax cuts now.’ Drudge was spot on,” writes Brian Darling for Observer.com.
Members of the GOP are dragging their feet on the repeal of Obamacare, tax and spending cuts, vetting immigrants, and not standing with Trump as he takes on the media, the Deep State, and Democrat obstructionists (as well as Republican ones) in Congress and the bureaucracies.
For years, the GOP leadership continued to tell us they couldn’t do much since Obama would veto any legislation they proposed. They needed the presidency. Now they have it. One report says that an Obamacare repeal won’t happen until 2018. I can hear the Republicans say, “We need to wait until after the 2018 elections.” Then it will be 2020. You know the drill
You don’t have to agree with everything Trump has proposed, but immigration, Obamacare, and tax and spending cuts are a top priority. These issues are what got Trump elected and saved us from Hillary Clinton and everything she would have brought to Washington. The Deep State would have been deeper and the bureaucracies would have been entrenched for another 20 years.
The GOP is a defense-only party. It does not know how to lead. In fact, the GOP does not want to lead because the party does not want to have to defend its policies. Republicans don’t have policies to defend. They’ve never really developed a solid list of true constitutional policies that would result in less government, less spending, and more individual liberty. The party is more comfortable being a critic…