Before Congress departed for Christmas, they pulled another Scrooge on America’s future. Rather than deal with an impending government shutdown, they saddled the nation with more debt by passing a 2,313 page, spending spree to the jingle of $1.4 trillion. It was yet another bipartisan spending party that will linger much longer than any protracted Democratic impeachment karaoke.
Despite all their differences, President Trump and Congress do agree on one issue: increased federal spending. Trump supporters must realize this only entrenches the D.C. swamp that The Donald must pull the plug on. According to The Wall Street Journal, the debate – provided you could call it that – was limited to 90-minutes the morning before the vote.