Hannity blames McConnell: Now Trump 'has to deal with Dem leaders'

Hannity blames McConnell: Now Trump 'has to deal with Dem leaders'
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Fox News host Sean Hannity is blaming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellKey GOP senators appear cool to Kavanaugh accuser's demand Trump hints at new executive action on immigration, wants filibuster-proof Senate majority The Hill's Morning Report — Sponsored by United Against Nuclear Iran — The Hill interviews President Trump MORE (R-Ky.) for forcing President Trump to deal with Democrats.

"Well Mitch GREAT JOB!" Hannity, a supporter of Trump, tweeted Wednesday night.

"You failed so miserably with Healthcare and 'excessive expectations' now has to deal with Dem Leaders!" 


Trump also railed against McConnell after the Senate failed to pass legislation to repeal and replace ObamaCare.

Hannity's comments came after Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerTrump, GOP regain edge in Kavanaugh battle READ: President Trump’s exclusive interview with Hill.TV The Hill's 12:30 Report — Trump slams Sessions in exclusive Hill.TV interview | Kavanaugh accuser wants FBI investigation MORE (D-N.Y.) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said following a Wednesday night dinner that Trump agreed to work toward a deal that would protect recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in exchange for new border security measures.

The lawmakers said in a statement they agreed to "enshrine the protections of DACA into law quickly, and to work out a package of border security, excluding the wall, that’s acceptable to both sides.”

The White House quickly rejected that statement, saying that while border security and DACA were discussed, the president didn't agree to exclude funding for the border wall from the package.

Trump also pushed back on the statement by the Democratic leaders, saying early Thursday there was no deal made to protect young immigrants.

Trump's meeting with the Democratic leaders Wednesday came about a week after he reached a short-term deal with congressional Democrats to fund the government and raise the debt ceiling. The deal shocked Republicans, who wanted a longer-term agreement.