28 Jun '17, 10pm

The Entire Trump Agenda Is at a Tipping Point–The Mess in US Senate and House https://t.co/wOdHIdAaQK

The Entire Trump Agenda Is at a Tipping Point–The Mess in US Senate and House https://t.co/wOdHIdAaQK

Some of these procedural issues might be overcome by a kind of nuclear option, whereby Republicans ignore or find a way to overrule the Senate parliamentarian who enforces the budget rules. But, however health care is resolved, the rest of the items on the Trump agenda consist of a series of fiendishly difficult political issues that divide Republicans. The budget, which must be resolved by October 1st, will pit congressional Republicans, who have decried the White House’s proposed budget, against Trump, who was so miffed about being ignored during the budget negotiations earlier this year that he tweeted, “Our country needs a good ‘shutdown’ in September to fix mess!” Republicans in the House are comfortable with defaulting on the debt, and the President himself has called for a shutdown. Things could quickly grow ugly.

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