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Tue May 14, 2024, 07:19 PM Tuesday

GOP Lawmakers Push Trump for Congressional Medal

Rep. Anna Paulina Luna (R-FL) is leading a handful of GOP colleagues in a push to award a Congressional Gold Medal to Donald Trump, Politico reports.

It comes as Trump sits in New York amid an ongoing criminal case concerning “hush money” payments to former porn star Stormy Daniels


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Eliot Rosewater

(31,158 posts)
1. This is the kind of sick and twisted shit that even the GOP would not have tried before the era of trump the traitor.
Tue May 14, 2024, 07:22 PM


(16,209 posts)
5. Does it really? President Biden received it from presidents Obama
Tue May 14, 2024, 07:30 PM

I can’t imagine the republicans voted for it in those numbers.


(15,209 posts)
6. Obama gave Biden the Presidential Medal of Freedom
Tue May 14, 2024, 07:33 PM

They're floating the Congressional Medal of Honor for The Orange One.


(15,209 posts)
7. My Physical Therapist for my frozen shoulders
Tue May 14, 2024, 07:34 PM

Had that sign on his wall. And he meant it. Ouch! But he got me better.


(48,353 posts)
9. He must have gone to the same school as my PT's.
Tue May 14, 2024, 07:38 PM

They dreamed up ways to torture me.

But now I can walk 4 to 6 miles a day with no problem.


(8,766 posts)
10. The medal
Tue May 14, 2024, 08:00 PM

Requires 2/3rds of both the House and the Senate to sponsor the bill before it can even be considered by the respective committees in the House and Senate.

Its very literally impossible.

The sycophants in Congress going out of their way to pander to their cult leader's ego. These are seriously strange times.


(17,219 posts)
12. ...hence to be known as the "Golden Staff" award
Tue May 14, 2024, 08:08 PM

in honor of their precious prince of perversion's peanutty pee-pee.


(19,387 posts)
15. Just one more part of the fabric of our society and institutions they want to debase delegitimize.
Tue May 14, 2024, 08:31 PM

They really have no desire to govern and work for the benefit of their constituents. Chaos is their goal.

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