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The Government Shutdown Is Like a Hostage Situation, With Unrelenting Kidnappers and a Very Hefty Ransom

– The question at stake is whether the government will close every time extremists demand money for a pet cause. The question at stake isnt border security. Its whether the government will shut down and stay closed every time extremists demand money for a pet cause. Trump forced this debacle. On Dec. 11, he said, If we dont get what we want I will shut down the government. On Jan. 2, two weeks into the shutdo..Read more»

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