Nothing like saying it with music and two White House musical themes of the present day occupant say it loud and clear. One is the walk-away at all his rallies, the Stones’ “You Can’t Always Get What You Want.” The other, implicitly playing at all times in the background of the Oval Office, is “Don’t Nobody Bring Me No Bad News.”
Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) tweeted:
I will Veto the Defense Authorization Bill if the Elizabeth “Pocahontas” Warren (of all people!) Amendment, which will lead to the renaming (plus other bad things!) of Fort Bragg, Fort Robert E. Lee, and many other Military Bases from which we won Two World Wars, is in the Bill!
Dr. Anthony Fauci (Senate testimony, 6/30) :
“We are going in the wrong direction.”
“Clearly we are not in total control right now.”
“I would not be surprised if we go up to 100,000 cases a day if this does not turn around.”
Mitch is baiting Trump to retweet this, if not he’ll green light vulnerable GOP senators to abandon Trump. We are at the cusp of Mitch deciding Trump will cost him his precious majority. This is the Masonic tongues of politics Mitch knows well.
Leader McConnell (@senatemajldr) tweeted at 3:39 PM on Mon, Jun 29, 2020:
We must have no stigma, none, about wearing masks when we leave our homes and come near other people. Wearing simple face coverings is not about protecting ourselves, it is about protecting everyone we encounter.
“Russian bounties offered to Taliban-linked militants are believed to have resulted in the deaths of several U.S. service members, according to intelligence gleaned from U.S. military interrogations of captured militants in recent months.” (Washington Post)