Earlier today we wrote about how Cruz, Lee, Paul, Enzi, and Robertson were all standing together to strip the IMF legislation out of the aid package bill for Ukraine. As I said earlier, the IMF legislation would basically double the contribution of the US to the IMF fund while lessening America’s influence over how that money is spent.
So what does McConnell do? Does he stand with the filibuster effort? No, pushes Republicans to vote for the bill, thus making sure to get Harry Reid his 60 votes to pass the bill to prevent the filibuster led by Cruz and the others.
For the Ruling Class and the Ruling Party, the true enemy is not militant Islam, Russia, communist China, or any of the hate-us-forever banana republics around the world. It is conservatives.
Because they could care less about threats to the nation. The only thing that worries them is threats to their power.