Senate Republicans received an earful as they were reprimanded by their hometown “bosses” during Spring recess. Their voters’ message was clear: Stop the obstruction and #DoYourJob!
Below are some of the events, news clips, editorials, and letters-to-the-editor that “welcomed” senators back home.
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell
Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley
Sen. Kelly Ayotte
Sen. Roy Blunt
Sen. Richard Burr
Sen. Ted Cruz
Sen. Ron Johnson
Sen. Mark Kirk
Sen. John McCain
Sen. Rob Portman
Sen. Pat Toomey
Hopefully now, the Republicans remember who got them their jobs in the first place. We’ll see if the message over the last two weeks sinks in when the Senate returns to work on Monday…
For more information, go to www.StrictObstructionists.com
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Kentucky
Sen. Chuck Grassley, Iowa
Huffington Post: An Iowa Teenager Just Shut Down Chuck Grassley’s Supreme Court Argument Jennifer Bendery, 4/1/16
MSNBC: Maybe It’s Time for the “Grassley Rule” Steve Benen, 4/1/16
Sen. Kelly Ayotte, New Hampshire
NewsRead more after the jump.