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Inside the Beltway: Tantrum? Democrats opt for political stunts

Jan 11, 2019 - The Washington Times

Outcry, insults and provocative demonstrations may not be the best political strategy in an era when U.S. voters across the board say they are tired of partisan division and a "do-nothing Congress." Nonetheless, Democrats appear to be in touch with their inner pranksters, even as they seek to accuse President Trump of exhibiting "temper tantrums."

Take, for example, Democratic Reps. Jackie Speier and Jared Huffman of California, who helped local volunteers pick up trash in San Francisco's ...