The liberal media is buzzing madly this last hour following Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s surprise announcement he will be canceling the upcoming August recess in order to allow the Senate to push for passage of more of President Trump’s America First agenda.
And guess who forced him to do so? YOU DID. That’s right, if you are among the millions of Donald Trump supporters out there it’s you who now has the Republican leadership bending the knee and acknowledging you hold the keys to the party’s future.
The Republican Party is Trump’s party. That is an undeniable fact now and while Establishment Republicans hate that thought – they cannot deny its truth.
If they are to hold on to the Senate and the House they must appear to be fighting with the president and not against him. That is the reason for McConnell’s move to cancel the August recess. Yes, it’s largely a publicity stunt more than a substantive move to more fully embrace the Trump agenda, but nevertheless, it signals the power of Trump and those who support him.
It also means the seats of power are subtly shifting as well. The Freedom Caucus is more powerful than ever while McConnell-like Republicans have seen their control over the party lessening.
Now if only that canceled August recess could be used to bring an end to the ridiculous and phony Mueller investigation – the one McConnell quietly pushed for not so long ago…