July 27, 2019
So who won that sit-down between Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Nancy Pelosi?
Feuding House Democrats Nancy Pelosi and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, having been driven into each other's unloving arms by President Trump's tweets, held a sit-down, kind of the way mobsters do, presumably to persuade those of us on the outside that all's well between them, and above all, to get Trump to stop tweeting about them. Both are machine pols, after all, and rival machine pols aren't very different from rival mafia families. They have common interests and common enemies, after all. Both came out of their sit-down Friday assuring us all was capiche. According to Fox News: "We sat down today, we had a good meeting. The congresswoman is a very gracious member of Congress, so we had a very positive conversation." She added: "I feel ... it's like you're in a family. In a family, you have your differences, but you're still family. We just had a meeting to clear the...(Read Full Post)