Donald Trump Undercut Budget Negotiations By Saying CHIP Shouldn't Be Included

Type: Poor NegotiatorJan 18 2018 Severity:
Targeted: Republicans in Congress & Democrats in Congress
Donald Trump threw a wrench into sensitive budget negotiations between Republican and Democratic leaders in Congress after he tweeted that funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program shouldn't be included in the short-term funding bill. Congress ignored Trump's advice and kept the funding in the bill.

Targeted by Trump