Twice as Many Voters Blame Trump for Shutdown Than Blame Democrats

Twice as many Americans blame Donald Trump than blame congressional Democrats for the partial government shutdown that is now nearly two weeks old.

In a new The Hill-HarrisX poll only 21 percent of registered voters blamed Democrats for the shutdown, which should cause Republicans to lose some sleep. There is no end in sight for this shutdown, and 42 percent of voters who responded to the survey said President Trump was to blame for it. One-third of voters said that both parties in Congress and the president were all equally responsible. read more

Rand Paul Unveils Harebrained Scheme To Blame Democrats For Government Shutdown

Rand Paul (R-KY) has a plan to shut down the government over Planned Parenthood that would allow Republicans to blame Democrats for their shutdown.