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No Replacement, No Vote
American Thinker, by J. Robert Smith

Original Article

Posted By:SpeedMaster, 2/11/2014 6:32:41 AM

Last week, U.S. House speaker John Boehner backed down on immigration surrender. It took a firestorm of grassroots opposition to make the speaker drop Paul Ryan´s cave-in to big business interests (led by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) and the left, arrayed throughout the Democratic Party, the mainstream media, show biz, academia, and whatever other crags and holes they inhabit. And Democrat-supporting Hispanic pressure groups, which the GOP establishment believes needs to be appeased. Note that the speaker only backed down. The bone of immigration surrender is still lodged in Boehner´s pearly-whites. The speaker isn´t to be trusted -- on immigration

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: GreatGreyhounds, 2/11/2014 6:50:21 AM     (No. 9727635)

And to think, I voted for Speaker Boehner...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TheMom, 2/11/2014 6:55:04 AM     (No. 9727641)

Good article, lays out Boehner for all to see as he is, a person who cares only for his own money and power and doesn´t care what principles he compromises to get them.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: WhamDBambam, 2/11/2014 7:02:19 AM     (No. 9727649)

In other words, a standard issue Congress critter, #2.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mws50, 2/11/2014 7:49:56 AM     (No. 9727691)

We need someone like Tom Delay to be our Speaker.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rockdoc, 2/11/2014 9:31:14 AM     (No. 9727834)

Frankly, am sick of the relentless attack on Boehner. Super pure oonservatives say he is only in it for power, so they want him replaced so they can have power. Hogwash. Boehner has preserved the Bush tax cuts, snookered Obama by giving him the sequester he thought would never be accepted and has had 40 votes to repeal Obamacare. He has said no immigration reform until the border is secure. Too bad the super Cs don´t spend as much energy going after the Dems as they do against Boehner and others who are conservatives but don´t follow the super C line on tactics.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 2/11/2014 10:35:45 AM     (No. 9727971)

And after securing the small decreases in the rate of increase that the sequester represented boehner gave that away in this last budget deal which also cut pensions to the military. We should praise boehner because he insists on border enforcement by someone who has demonstrated by his actions he will do exactly as he pleases, the Constitution be darned? Yep lets really get behind him as we are led to political obscurity.

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