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Boehner Promises Stronger
Fight in Debt Ceiling Debate

Breitbart´s Big Government, by Tony Lee

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 1/4/2013 8:21:54 PM

A day after reelection to his position, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) signaled he would insist on a dollar-per-dollar match between new spending cuts and borrowing, as President Barack Obama and Republicans head toward another clash concerning the debt ceiling. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geither announced the country has already hit its $16-trillion debt ceiling, which means Congress must agree to raise the limit within the next two months or risk default. According to the Los Angeles Times, Boehner told Republican members in a closed-door meeting on Friday

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Coy860, 1/4/2013 8:25:48 PM     (No. 9099219)

Why will you be stronger? Someone get your jewels in a vise?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Bpl40, 1/4/2013 8:45:47 PM     (No. 9099247)

Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!! When we come to the bridge let us see how you cross it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: KTWO, 1/4/2013 9:26:52 PM     (No. 9099293)

Now he gets serious?

John is right about no more direct negotiating with Obama. He isn´t the man for that job. And Plan B was a disaster.

Direct negotiations favor Obama anyway. But it might worked if Boehner was a rough and tough leader; the type who can eat nails and spit out barbed wire. And brighter.

He should have told the McConnell and Biden sideshow to butt out while he, Boehner, was at work.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: hamrman, 1/4/2013 9:34:27 PM     (No. 9099300)

The jelly back speaker had better get a 2x4 to prop up his back and grow some coconuts, cause the fight ahead is not for the faint hearted and the battle is against pure unadulterated EVIL!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 1/4/2013 9:37:57 PM     (No. 9099307)

Let me see you raise hell.

Then get back to me.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: LanieLou, 1/4/2013 9:39:27 PM     (No. 9099309)

$ to $ on New Spending????? How about $ to $ on Current Spending!!! And how about demanding the US operate within a Budget????

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Reply 7 - Posted by: reddfroge, 1/4/2013 9:42:55 PM     (No. 9099315)

when pigs fly, John

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Bobn.t, 1/4/2013 10:27:16 PM     (No. 9099381)

Yea John, right, sure.

I´m holding my breath.

Why are the bathroom and outhouse called a John?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: harleynyc, 1/4/2013 10:47:36 PM     (No. 9099406)

BS. Again.
Only a civil war can straighten out this mess.


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Reply 10 - Posted by: Cleanhousein2012, 1/4/2013 11:19:29 PM     (No. 9099432)

What does that mean, he´ll whine and complain more before he caves?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Patriot Forever, 1/4/2013 11:19:33 PM     (No. 9099433)

How about a promise to resign as Speaker if he fails, again?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: bob913, 1/4/2013 11:21:11 PM     (No. 9099436)

You have the power to impeach obama on his many crimes including accessory to mass murder but you are a wuss. I do not care if Reid in the senate does nothing. Force them to make a decision. You are such a wuss. Am embarrassment to men.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: STLstudent, 1/4/2013 11:55:42 PM     (No. 9099461)

Cowardly cowards will behave cowardly.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: OhMy, 1/5/2013 2:21:15 AM     (No. 9099557)

Boehner could start by debunking this mantra we already hear from the left that the debt ceiling must be raised to avoid default. The debt is the first thing you pay not the last after all of Obama´s extravagant give away programs are supplied with trillions. Boehner has the power of the purse and the current income will make debt payments so force Obama to live within the nations means. Shut down his spending which is the life blood of liberalism.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Ladyhawke, 1/5/2013 2:31:59 AM     (No. 9099566)

A stronger fight? Seriously? What happened recently was actually a fight? I need a new dictionary.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: andyboy, 1/5/2013 3:44:09 AM     (No. 9099581)

Boehner caves now in exchange for promises to get tough later.

He will permit raising the debt ceiling now in exchange for promises of spending cuts later.



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Reply 17 - Posted by: Trigger2, 1/5/2013 4:59:11 AM     (No. 9099612)

I´ll believe it when I see Boehner zeroing out all the pork the Senate put in to reward their contributors. How about making GE, Whirlpool, and Tinseltown finally pay their fair share?

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Reply 18 - Posted by: WhamDBambam, 1/5/2013 6:57:31 AM     (No. 9099671)

Talk´s cheap.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: NuGoddess, 1/5/2013 7:27:36 AM     (No. 9099706)

Oh, pull the other leg, John; it plays Yankee Doodle.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: OhMy, 1/5/2013 8:18:56 AM     (No. 9099796)

As so many posts here illustrate Boehner would be well advised to not talk this way unless he does it. If he cries now or caves now he is toast..

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