Twitter | Search | |
Mark Joseph Stern
While North Carolina Democrats were at a 9/11 ceremony, Republican legislators overrode the governor's veto of the state budget. They had promised not to take any votes while Democrats were absent.
After a summerlong stalemate, North Carolina’s GOP - led House of Representatives vote to override Gov. Roy Cooper’s budget veto with a stunning vote while almost half of the state representatives...
The News & Observer The News & Observer @newsobserver
Reply Retweet Like More
Jacob Head Sep 11
Replying to @mjs_DC
You'd think North Carolina Democrats would have figured out by now that their comrades across the aisle are not to be trusted.
Reply Retweet Like
Joey Feldmann Sep 11
Replying to @JHead1984 @mjs_DC
True enough. But I'm pretty jaded. And even I might have expected the GOP to NOT turn the morning of 9-11 into an intentional political trick. That's low even for the NC GOP.
Reply Retweet Like
Cat Sep 11
All the Republicans have made it pretty clear that there is no bar. There is no low so great they will not stoop to.
Reply Retweet Like
Holly Sep 11
There is no bottom. Yet, it is impossible to comprehend infinity. Can not blame anyone for not imagining the next low.
Reply Retweet Like
Marvin Oigiangbe ⚕ Sep 11
It's a game. No feelings attached. Low or not, they played it to perfection. Feels like a House of Cards script to me.
Reply Retweet Like
Cat Sep 11
I'll drink to that! I watched the entire House of Cards series like last year and I kept pausing it and turning to my partner and saying is this where Trump got his ideas? It's exactly like that.
Reply Retweet Like
Marvin Oigiangbe ⚕ Sep 11
Exactly my point.
Reply Retweet Like
Steve Mullis Sep 11
Replying to @mjs_DC
I don't see in this story where it says that Dems were at a 9/11 ceremony. Where did that detail come from?
Reply Retweet Like
Mark Joseph Stern Sep 11
Replying to @stevemullis
Reply Retweet Like
Steve Mullis Sep 11
Replying to @mjs_DC
Thanks.
Reply Retweet Like
Aylett Colston Sep 11
Replying to @mjs_DC @SamWangPhD
I am at the NCGA right now in the Redistricting Committee room. Republican lawmakers just walked in laughing. They think this is funny
Reply Retweet Like
Winston Smith 🆘💔💔💔 Sep 11
Republicans win by cheating.
Reply Retweet Like
Jaynie's Got a Bun Sep 11
Replying to @mjs_DC
We need our motto to be "never trust them." We can translate it into Latin to make it classy
Reply Retweet Like
Geri Ryan Sep 11
Replying to @FreeGirlNowNYC @mjs_DC
YES! Neque eis confidis.
Reply Retweet Like
Ian Johnston Sep 11
I would propose ‘Exspectare Proditione’!
Reply Retweet Like
L4DIEG4MER 🇨🇦🙋🏻👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 ☠👼🏻✨😎🖖🏻 Sep 11
Mmm like that one. Sound like a Harry Potter spell.
Reply Retweet Like
Geraldo (NOT Rivera)💧 Sep 11
Replying to @mjs_DC
Rule 1 on Republicans: You can always trust a Republican to be a Republican.
Reply Retweet Like
Eric Barnard Sep 11
Replying to @gvravel @mjs_DC
Scorpion and frog parable; "They can't help it. It's their nature." VOTE THEM OUT
Reply Retweet Like