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More Political Hostage Taking by Mitch McConnell.

Soooooo Mitch McConnell has been busy thinking of ways to grab more political hostages in order to force Democrats to cave to Trump’s demand for a wall.  We can now add disaster survivors and abused women to furloughed government workers and undocumented immigrants.   According to Tigerbeat

Trump, GOP demand blue state payback

In recent years, “red state socialism” has become the hallmark of American federalism. That is, even as supposed GOP budget hawks loudly (and wrongly) decry “out of control” spending by Uncle Sam, less well-off Republican-controlled states generally benefit from a one-way flow of federal tax