back to top
Politics

Senator Richard Shelby

Senator Richard Shelby has a diabolical plan to shut down the government until he gets what he wants.

Posted on

He's put an unprecedented "blanket hold" on all of Obama's nominations until he gets cash (like, billions of dollars) for some projects he has his eye on back home in Alabama. This is some wacky shit that even Dr. Evil couldn't come up with.

Editorial Director, God King of BuzzFeed

Contact Jack Shepherd at jack@buzzfeed.com.

Got a confidential tip? Submit it here.