Republican elephant speak with forked tongue

    It is said that elephants have long memories.  It is apparent that they hope the American people don’t.

    After refusing to work with the president and opposing every one of Obama’s attempts to compromise with them, and after shutting down the government when their blackmail attempts failed, the GOP is shocked – shocked – when the president finally admits that working with the Republicans is impossible and says he will do what he can to govern using executive orders. It is said that elephants have long memories.  It is apparent that they hope the American people don’t.

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