Reporters Agree, Democrats Caved On Shutdown
Since Friday, anyone with an understanding of how Senate cloture rules operated comprehended that Senator Chuck Schumer and Senate Democrats were solely responsible for shutting down the government. Now, with the pressure on and the polls not looking good, Senate Democrats have backed away from their ultimatum and will vote to re-open the government.
Yet, even though the government shutdown will end today, Senate Democrats are not escaping without consequences. As the below tweets show, Senate Democrats are getting all the blame for their reckless and needless actions: