Trump calls meeting with Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi a 'total waste of time'
President Donald Trump on Wednesday stormed out of a meeting with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer over an ongoing partial government shutdown, calling it "a total waste of time."
The breakdown in already fraught negotiations over border wall funding, which have kept nine federal agencies shut down for 19 days and counting, appeared to heighten the possibility that Trump might declare a national emergency.
"I asked what is going to happen in 30 days if I quickly open things up, are you going to approve Border Security which includes a Wall or Steel Barrier? Nancy said, NO," Trump explained in a tweet as Pelosi and Schumer described the walk-out to reporters....
Unfortunately, Mike, there is always something to complain about Mr. Trump-- almost every day
But we will complain about Chucky this time.
Pete Williams wrote: .... Roberts has often said in public appearances that he believes it is mistaken to assume that federal judges act out of their own partisan political interests. In 2018, he notably responded to Trump's criticism of a federal judge as "an Obama judge." "We do not have Obama judges or Trump judges, Bush judges or Clinton judges," Roberts said then. "What we have is an extraordinary group of dedicated judges doing their level best to do equal right to those appearing before them."
excerpt from, "In rare rebuke, Chief Justice Roberts slams Schumer for 'threatening' comments"
Jim Lincoln wrote: https://tinyurl.com/sobex2v (President Trump Has a Long History of Storming Out of Meetings â€“ and It Has Usually Worked) Apparently, a common stunt by Trump, he did it in one his divorce proceedings.
Nothing new to complain about Trump with, so find old news, right Jim?
ps Christians shouldn't be involved in politics. I heard that somewhere.