“There will be no cooperation for the rest of the year. They have poisoned the well in what they’ve done and how they’ve done it.”
– U.S. Sen. John McCain. R-AZ
So having lost, Johnny and his angry friends are going to take their ball and go home. Petulance will take precedence over the best interests of the country. The Party of No is announcing its intention to become the Party of Hell No. With a heavy and quite important agenda yet ahead — financial regulation, immigration, long-term solutions to our budget problems, the economy — “there will be no cooperation for the rest of the year.”
Well, let’s see how that sits with the American people who pay their salary.