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August 10, 2020
About Democrats and those so-called stimulus package 'compromises'
On the current congressional stimulus imbroglio, Democrats start out asking for $3 trillion, and then they throw in more crap to make it $3.4 trillion or some similar number, and remember: there is a lot of money left for spending from recent previous bills. It's always all about how big the taxpayer cash to be spent can be. Republicans come back with $1 trillion. Then, in the past day, Pelosi says the Democrats will "compromise" — they will take out one trillion if Republicans add a trillion, and the number Pelosi comes up with is $2.7 trillion. My negotiations for a raise or to buy a car never ended up that one-sided in my favor. I wonder why kids are so bad at math when the third most powerful politician in the country doesn't know how to add. This was no add-one-subtract-one. This so-called compromise was something more like rounding down. Maybe Pelosi studied Common Core (the Bill...(Read Full Post)