Matt Wuerker by Matt Wuerker

Matt Wuerker

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  1. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Perfect depiction of the problem, still flattering to McConnell.

  2. wmconelly

    wmconelly said, almost 2 years ago

    Good cartoon, valid observation, could do without the doggrel.

  3. mikefive

    mikefive said, almost 2 years ago

    I’m not a big fan of the filibuster, but Presidential power seems to need to be reigned in a bit.

  4. truthsayer47

    truthsayer47 said, almost 2 years ago

    So, will Wuerker do the same smirking cartoon when the Dems use the filibuster to shut down a GOP president’s nominees. Probably not, because when the Dems do it it’s for the good of the country, and when the GOPers do it, they’re just being evil.

  5. Larry

    Larry said, almost 2 years ago

    Magnificent cartoon!

  6. Godfreydaniel

    Godfreydaniel said, almost 2 years ago

    The new FORM of the filibuster is new. If they went back to the old days and actually were forced to talk it would be far less objectionable when used by either party. (Where’s Mr. Smith and can we send him to Washington?)

  7. ahab

    ahab GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    @Zipi

    No, you really should look up the numbers before you lie!

  8. Rad-ish

    Rad-ish GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    To paraphrase McConnell, “We’ve got to stop before we get to the brink… of getting something done!”

  9. Triangle

    Triangle GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Someone call the plumber, all of this talking from our elected officials of nothingness is clogging up the latrines again..

  10. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Yes, Democrats have used the filibuster in the past. BUT, they haven’t even been a pimple on a flea’s behind compared to McConnell and the boys abuse of the “privilege”. It should also be noted that it is Republicans who re-wrote the Senate rules to allow the idiocy it’s become today.

  11. ahab

    ahab GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    It’s Howgozit.

  12. edinbaltimore

    edinbaltimore GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Omnius needs to actually READ our Founding Fathers. The filibuster IS NOT on of their ideas! The Constitution only calls for each Chamber to create its’ own rules. The filibuster is the bastard child of ignorance and obstreperousness, but IS NOT written into law!

  13. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    @mikefive

    Reigned in about judges. With every nominee blocked the president has to appoint them or there would not be one judge sitting during his 8 years.

  14. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    What liberal party? Not the leadership nor the President are Liberal or liberal. Unless you match them to the extreme then most every one looks liberal next to the Tea Party Republicans.

  15. ahab

    ahab GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    flagged

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