Joe Manchin needs to look for 10 Republicans here.
I somehow get the impression that PHB doesn’t really want to hear his subordinates’ opinions.;-D
“Thanks, Asok. Great talking with you. My door’s always open, so check with Carol any time you want an appointment.”
" I hear ya. Look this is not about me."
Yeah, I knw, we need to eliminate the filibuster.
ESP (or telepathy, actually) can’t penetrate lead-lined skulls. Asok should know that!
I had a boss once who did this. I’d go with an issue, and he’d talk for ages then dismiss me. Funny thing was, he’d spend all that time telling me what a great job I was doing. Except that he loathed me and didn’t think I was doing a good job at all, and I knew that. And he knew that I knew. He just had the weird idea that if he soft-soaped me, I’d say nice things about him. What an idiot.
So practicing your elevator speech turns out to be useless.
Well, at least he does a talking filibuster which entails a modicum of effort, unlike…..
let’s see if ESP works with Asok… "Quit…Quit…Quit…
I hope he’s not billing you for his time!
Look at it this way Asok, even if you were able to get a word in, the PHB wouldn’t have known what you were talking about.
Is this the PHB or a politician relative?
Somebody needs to stuff the PHB’s mouth with a tasteful, succulent gag. Oh, Susan…?