Bonjean: Bitter shutdown could sink Trump’s agenda, but some GOP strategists see hope

Bonjean: Bitter shutdown could sink Trump’s agenda, but some GOP strategists see hope

 

“The legislative priorities of both sides have been bottle-necked because of the shutdown,” veteran GOP strategist Ron Bonjean said. “Either side, both the White House and Democrats, have a sour taste in their mouths, and it’s not a great way to get started. … We’re starting off in a knife fight, which would usually occur in an election year,” Bonjean said.