Click For Photo: https://hotair.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/PencePelosi.jpg
The speaker giveth, and the speaker taketh away.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., has reclaimed office space her predecessor, Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., awarded to Vice President Pence.
Republicans - Pence - House - Member - Bonus
Republicans gave Pence, a former House member, a first-floor bonus office in the U.S. Capitol shortly after President Trump was inaugurated in 2017.
The vice president rarely used the space, but it was a symbolic gesture of the warm relationship Pence enjoyed with Ryan and the House GOP.
World - Implications - Symbolism - Volumes - Office
The real world implications of this are virtually nil, but the symbolism speaks volumes. Was this really necessary? Clearly, the office wasn’t in that high of a demand or Ryan wouldn’t have been able to sacrifice it for the past two-plus years. And while Pence might not have needed to use it all that often, it was a convenient spot when the Vice President needed to be in the neighborhood in case there was yet another 50-50 vote coming up in the Senate during the last session.
Zeldin to Dems: Do you really want to know why I'm voting against your "spineless and disgusting" resolution?
Requirement - Years - Donald - Trump - Term
That wasn’t an unusual of a requirement as you might think, either. In just the first two years of Donald Trump’s first term, Pence had to come cast a tiebreaking vote 13 times. Compare that with Joe Biden who didn’t have to perform that task even...
Wake Up To Breaking News!