Mr. Trump keeps saying "strike" but I don't think he knows the meaning of the word.
He said Trump said he was afraid of looking "foolish."
"The president told Senator Schumer that he felt he would look foolish if he supported the Democrats' plans to reopen most of the government," Durbin said.
Alexandra Pelosi pays tribute to her mother's political skills.
Kind of like negotiating with a two-year-old!
"You are left negotiating in quicksand. You are going to be back where you were at the beginning of all the mess before Ann Coulter shot her mouth off," one reporter said.
Of course he did.
"Both sides do it" strikes again.
"The thing with Donald Trump's base, they love him when they think he's right, they love him when they think he's wrong. His exposure is actually with independent voters," Israel said.
We're pretty sure Trump isn't smart enough to plan it that way.