Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Democrats have created a ‘no confidence’ resolution against President Trump
A group of House Democrats is introducing a “no confidence” resolution against the President. No one involved thinks this is likely to go anywhere while Republicans control the House, but it’s another way for Democrats to signal their ongoing resistance to Trump. From the Hill
Sponsored by Rep. Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.), the resolution has been endorsed by 23 more Democrats…
“Is it going to have an effect on him? Apparently, his family members don’t have an effect on him; his Republican friends don’t; his Cabinet members don’t,” Cohen conceded.
But with Trump’s approval rating at historic lows, the Democrats are hoping to send a message to voters that they’re sympathetic to the public’s frustration with the White House.
“This is an attempt at a political intervention,” Cohen said
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