Their demands are so outlandish that Democrats, and even some reasonable Republicans, are left shaking their heads.
1. Child Poverty
2. Early Childhood Education
3. Sick Children
4. School Field Trips
6. Child Welfare Services
This leaves you wondering why Republicans are willing to do this to our nation's children. Is scoring a political point that costs millions of dollars and hurts our nation's children really worth it for House Republicans?
While Ted Cruz stalls in the Senate, and House Republicans seem unable to comprehend the need to keep the government functioning, children are left feeling the pain and the rest of us are left banging our heads against our desks.
We've pointed out that this government shutdown hurts kids, but all we seem to get from House Republicans is…