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Grumbling on Boehner’s
speakership not a mutiny

Washington Times, by David Sherfinski

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 1/2/2013 10:23:23 PM

A rough two-month stretch has left Speaker John A. Boehner facing a growing rebellion within his party ahead of a vote on whether he will continue to lead the House when the 113th Congress convenes Thursday. No challenger had stepped forward as of Wednesday evening, making it unlikely that Mr. Boehner will fall — even if it takes him several ballots to win the speakership. But the growing complaints signal a rocky road for the Ohio Republican in the months ahead as he tries to negotiate on debt and spending fights that are likely to dominate the next two years.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MDConservative, 1/2/2013 10:42:44 PM     (No. 9095717)

One member hit the nail on the head...Republicans need a Red State speaker.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lylacat, 1/2/2013 10:45:18 PM     (No. 9095724)

Boehner has to go.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: TXknitter, 1/2/2013 10:45:46 PM     (No. 9095725)

Some of you said nobody would have the guts to stand up and really challenge Boehner.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: lana720, 1/2/2013 11:29:56 PM     (No. 9095771)

Paul Ryan - he understands the numbers and has no hesitation about taking the facts straight to zippy.
See the YouTube video on the healthcare debacle.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 1/3/2013 12:10:06 AM     (No. 9095805)

Paul Ryan was out debated by Joe Biden -- the dumbest man in the Senate 30 years running.
Boehner is not the problem, wackos like Levin, Akin, Mourdock, Angle, O´Donnell, and Buck are the problem. Hopefully the bomb shelter crowd will leave and go start their third party already. The Constitution Party and the laurouche people need some competition and the GOP needs some credibility --desperately. Viva John Boehner.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: miceal, 1/3/2013 2:48:15 AM     (No. 9095875)

Yea #5, you are... "Boner" must go and ANY True Conservative would and will do a better job....

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Spidey, 1/3/2013 3:21:31 AM     (No. 9095883)

Boehner´s biggest problem is he doesn´t have puplic sentiment behind him or the GOP right now. At the same time,every one of Obama´s sub groups,includingthe media is behind him.

Nobody I´ve sen or read had a breakout idea about the cliff except go over it.The entire basis for doing that would be to protect rich people´s tax rate which isn´t a huge winner.

Another part of the problem is the GOP may have agreed with the cliff deal last year,thinking theyre were going to take the WH back.

The other thing republicans have lost ground on is the debt/deficit. Not enough people give a crap about it anymore because their eyes just glaze over the numbers.

Now,Boehner´s catching hell over holding up the pork laden Sandy bill.He just can´t win.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: belwhatter, 1/3/2013 3:48:25 AM     (No. 9095888)

The poll on Drudge today ran 84% against Boehnor as Speaker - we the people are speaking loud and clear -now tell me whose ears are stopped up?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: chumley, 1/3/2013 5:07:17 AM     (No. 9095911)

If you do what you always do, you´ll get what you always got.
Clearly putting rinos in power has not worked on any level for a long time, except to maintain power for rinos.
The communists have been walking all over America for years now, and all the GOP does is dust off the mat for them. Since they won´t change, maybe its time to change them.

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