Fox Business host Maria Bartiromo had an on-air meltdown Sunday during an interview with Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN), whom she accused of not doing enough to block passage of President Joe Biden’s $1.1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill, which was approved by the Senate this week with an overwhelming 69-31 vote. 19 of those 69 votes came from GOP senators.
Blackburn said the administration is weak, telling Bartiromo:
That’s when the Fox host lit into Blackburn:
The senator weakly responded:
Actually, the American people, in poll after poll, overwhelmingly said they supported the infrastructure bill. And GOP senators supported it because it has something for every state in the country, with billions for constructing roads and bridges, and expanding broadband internet access. The legislation is a win-win no matter how you look at it.
Democrats are winning because their ideas and plans are popular with the voters.
Republicans, on the other hand, have nothing but whining, complaints, and obstruction to offer, and that’s why they’re winding up on the short end of the stick.