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DeMint takes parting shot at Boehner
The Hill, by Jonathan Easley

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Posted By:vastrightwingconspirator, 12/6/2012 11:50:16 PM

Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.), who shocked Washington on Thursday with the announcement that he would resign his Senate seat in January to become president of the the Heritage Foundation, sent a parting shot at Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) over the “fiscal cliff” negotiations. “I’m not with Boehner,” DeMint said on CNN’s "The Situation Room." “This government doesn’t need any more money, this country needs less government.” (Snip) “Speaker Boehner’s $800 billion tax hike will destroy American jobs and allow politicians in Washington to spend even more, while not reducing our $16 trillion debt by a single penny,”

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Newtsche, 12/6/2012 11:52:12 PM     (No. 9052883)

Did he criticize him too?



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Reply 2 - Posted by: Melody, 12/7/2012 12:25:22 AM     (No. 9052895)

Oh, to have someone like Jim DeMint in Boehner´s position!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: HisHandmaiden, 12/7/2012 12:47:35 AM     (No. 9052906)

Our US Senate lost a principled, Conservative warrior today... [a la another of my states´ rights heroes also from SC, John C. Calhoun] ...

It´s America´s [and TEA Party´s] gain...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: lylacat, 12/7/2012 12:49:39 AM     (No. 9052907)

Boehner has to go; it is FINALLY becoming obvious to even his fellow politicians. Boehner is certainly not helping the Republican party, and he is turning many of us away from the party. Boehner has to go.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: HPmatt, 12/7/2012 12:51:25 AM     (No. 9052910)

I thought DeMint summed it up - in 2012 the Federal Government is going to take in more revenue than before - but spending is going up even more - the deficit is not a lack of revenue but too much spending. Gov Haley appoint a young black conservative to be the only black Senator in the US!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: LanieLou, 12/7/2012 1:28:10 AM     (No. 9052921)

Boehner is just following orders from the GOP old guard. Unfortunately, many are progressives. Clearly orders are to flush Tea Partiers.... OK fine!

Hopefully DeMint will help set up a 3rd party...The Freedom Party... with a very simple mission statement... Follow the Constitution.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: TXknitter, 12/7/2012 2:18:20 AM     (No. 9052942)

Those with an ounce of judgement had Boehner pegged long ago. He is a servant of the cushy, prosperous little club that these guys and their families and pals enjoy - at OUR expense.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: belwhatter, 12/7/2012 3:15:54 AM     (No. 9052969)

All it takes is 16 apparentl;y to give Boehnor his pink slip.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: PLPointer67, 12/7/2012 3:49:04 AM     (No. 9052979)

I always respected Jim DeMint. Now, even more so.

DeMint for President!


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Reply 10 - Posted by: 6ironejd, 12/7/2012 6:00:35 AM     (No. 9053039)

Do it in private. The last thing we need is public warfare.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: plumnellie, 12/7/2012 6:51:45 PM     (No. 9054363)

The same posters who like Boehner like Romney, Rove et al. We have a ton of Republicans who are no better than the Dems. DeMint and Palin are two of the few principled political leaders left. Naturally, moderates, elites, cc repubs, rino´s whatever they are..will not like either of them because they threaten their status quo.

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