In 2014, we got promised all kinds of action to kill ObamaCare. Unfortunately, the man from
Florida Tennessee Cornelius Huntersville has given us a whole lot of effort on stuff — illegal aliens and solar — that pleases his biggest donors. From Politico, here’s his latest bit of “crossing the aisle”:
[…] Reactions to the administration’s tariff announcement didn’t fall along the usual party lines in the Senate, where some Republicans bashed the tariffs as potentially costing jobs and harmful to the economy. “I think it’s going to be very hurtful to our products in South Carolina,” Sen. Lindsey Graham told reporters. “I hope I’m wrong, but I’m afraid it’s going to cost us jobs.”The bipartisan duo of Sens. Martin Heinrich and Thom Tillis, who led a letter from 16 senators opposing the imposition of tariffs, is exploring a legislative response. “We’re looking at all our options and trying to figure out what we can do to push back on this, but it’s an unmitigated disaster of the president’s own making,” Heinrich told reporters. Tillis was less critical: “We were glad that the extreme scenarios that were being floated didn’t occur,” but he said his staff is still looking at the potential impacts to “what has really become a very successful industry.” […]
Some background: The White House dropped a big ol’ tariff on imported solar panels. Here’s the letter Tilli$$$ and his Dem buddy sent to the International Trade Commission standing up for their special interest donors.