Wednesday, November 01, 2017 11:59 AM

FORGET THE TWITTER WAR OVER TERRORISM. TRUMP AND SCHUMER SHOULD START WORKING ON IMMIGRATION REFORM

The political bickering over Tuesday's deadly terror attack in Manhattan is already going at full steam.

A center stage, we have President Donald Trump and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer trading barbs on Twitter:

Trump tweet[1] Schumer tweet[2]

It goes on from there with more zingers coming from both sides, but you get the idea.

Even Senator Jeff Flake tried to wade into the Trump-Schumer battle and defend Schumer with this tweet referring to the work of the so-called Gang of 8[3]:

Flake tweet[4]

But that tweet was misleading as it made it sound like the Gang of 8's reforms actually passed. They actually never even came up for a vote in the House of Representatives. So an hour later, Flake clarified:

Flake tweet 2[5]

Here's the important takeaway: Once again, the American people are the losers in this fight, ...

News source: CNBC

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