<i>The president goes back to his tactic of blackmail as a way to deal with immigration issues, a tactic which has hardly brought any results.</i>
Donald Trump returned to his favorite tactic, although it has almost never worked: blackmailing the Democrats to get their approval on heavy-handed immigration policies. [Read more]
The Trump way, i.e., acting like a CEO who gives orders and demands obedience, has been temporarily set aside.
The wall is not only a terrible idea, but a bad investment.
The wall along the Mexican border that Donald Trump wants was at the heart of Tuesday's budget negotiations in Congress, where the Democratic opposition absolutely refused to vote for a dollar toward its construction, and the wall is on the brink of triggering a power struggle, according to Congressional leaders.
For months now, Boehner has faced guerrilla forces from the Republican Party’s right wing, which opposed the compromises the speaker had struck with the Democrats.