by Monica Showalter
Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell is taking tons of flak, even from members of his own party, for telling free-spending blue city and state governments, which were already reeling under massive unfunded pension liabilities, that they weren’t going to get bailouts under the pretext of coronavirus stimulus. Here’s the flavor:
…cops, firefighters and healthcare workers makes McConnell the Marie Antoinette of the Senate.
— Rep. Pete King (@RepPeteKing) April 23, 2020
Here’s the news item from the New York Times: