Independent Sentinel by Bob Bennett
We made great gains on Election Day. We’ve shown that We the People are in charge. Now our mission is to make sure promises to us are kept. But the Democrat minority in the Senate can frustrate every initiative the Trump Administration puts forth, even block his Supreme Court nominee.
The Senate Republican Conference has already elected the Senate leadership for the 115th Congress, which begins January 3rd:
Mitch McConnell (R-KY): majority leader
John Cornyn (R-TX): Senate Repub. whip
John Thune (R-SD): Senate Repub. Conference chmn.
John Barrasso (R-WY): Senate Repub. Policy Committee chmn.
Roy Blunt (R-MO): Senate Republican Conf. vice chmn.
Cory Gardner (R-CO): National Repub. Senatorial Committee chmn.
We should tell Majority Leader McConnell immediately that if he is not going to suspend the filibuster rule, he should resign as majority leader.
If he doesn’t act, we can expect the Democrats to sabotage all of President Trump’s programs, unless he’s willing to make deals with them[…]
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