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Boehner tells GOP to ´sit back,´
fiscal talks ´going to take awhile´

The Hill [Washington, DC], by Russell Berman

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 11/14/2012 12:02:36 PM

Meeting with his conference for the first time since the election, House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Wednesday told his troops to settle in for a long battle over the “fiscal cliff.” “Sit back, this is going to take awhile,” Rep. Tom Cole (R-Okla.) said in characterizing Boehner’s message at the closed-door meeting. The Speaker offered few new details on talks to avoid the fiscal cliff of tax increases and spending cuts, saying he expected the negotiations would intensify after congressional leaders meet with President Obama on Friday.

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Uh, I guess he doesn´t seem to feel the urgency in the matter. Good. Grief.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: gobushcheneygo, 11/14/2012 12:18:16 PM     (No. 9013951)

You don´t understand. It takes a lot of time in the tanning bed to perfect the bronzed Boehner look.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: armywife85, 11/14/2012 12:23:38 PM     (No. 9013968)

Speaker Boehner.....Obama has already told you what he wants. How long does it take to tell him to pound sand. Time is not on our side here. Tell him to pound sand and put the ball back in his court.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: viking diver, 11/14/2012 12:24:13 PM     (No. 9013972)

He´s crying because all of US want to keep our money that he thinks belongs to them!
He is worse than having a dem in power at least there you know your going to get ... well you know. With him he waits till your not looking and then stabs you in the back!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: chumley, 11/14/2012 12:36:59 PM     (No. 9014010)

Another GOP invertebrate. I fear the party is way past its expiration date.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: lylacat, 11/14/2012 12:45:16 PM     (No. 9014031)

Get rid of Boehner.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: sunsong, 11/14/2012 1:03:01 PM     (No. 9014093)

It´s time to let ALL the Bush tax cuts expire. Country is more important than party. Everyone - everyone needs to have their taxes raised so we can become to pay down the debt.

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