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John Boehner just bought a condo
in Florida. Hello, retirement?

Washington Post, by Chris Cillizza

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Posted By:ketchuplover, 2/22/2014 10:09:32 PM

John Boehner´s purchase of an $835,000 condo in an exclusive community in Marco Island, Fla. -- a story broken by Jonathan Strong at Breitbart News -- has increased chatter that the House speaker is planning his exit strategy from Washington when the 113th Congress draws to a close later this year. (snip) Politically speaking, the timing of Boehner buying a condo in Florida days after he broke with his conference to push -- and vote for -- a clean debt-ceiling increase is hard to simply dismiss. It could, of course, be simple coincidence. But, it´s been our experience that coincidences

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I´d contribute to his (FL) house-warming party.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 2/22/2014 10:57:52 PM     (No. 9742847)

Evidence of how deeply the Obamacare Tanning Bed Tax has affected the Tan Man. He must now retreat to Florida to keep up his George Hamilton skin treatments.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: rochow, 2/22/2014 11:01:06 PM     (No. 9742850)

To get Boehner out we could start a collection and purchase yet another condo for him. Perhaps that would get him packing even sooner! Can´t wait until this traitor is gone!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: LadyG, 2/22/2014 11:02:26 PM     (No. 9742852)

There goes the neighborhood!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Butch, 2/22/2014 11:07:35 PM     (No. 9742856)

I´m told you can buy a lot of condo for $835,000 in Florida. Am I alone in wondering how our public servants get rich on government salaries?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: privateer, 2/22/2014 11:41:08 PM     (No. 9742878)

Wonder if he bought it through the MacAuliffe/Rezko Realty Service?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 2/22/2014 11:54:30 PM     (No. 9742883)

Maybe Justin Beiber could move next door to Boehner.....

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Reply 7 - Posted by: jubal, 2/22/2014 11:56:31 PM     (No. 9742887)

Don´t let the door hit you in the end as you leave, Johnny boy.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: lil dotty, 2/23/2014 1:17:54 AM     (No. 9742924)

Moving to Florida? Umm...that´s where his tattooed daughter tied the knot not so long ago. To the Jamaican with the dreadlocks. Perhaps they wish to keep the family close together. Perhaps the change of state will improve the looks of his ´tan´

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 2/23/2014 1:36:35 AM     (No. 9742932)

Maybe there´s a grandchild on the way, and Boehner is providing a home for his daughter.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: annie xango, 2/23/2014 2:57:12 AM     (No. 9742958)

now, now people..am sure it is just a coincidence. maybe he is just taking advantage of the market..or maybe not...

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/23/2014 5:21:55 AM     (No. 9742987)

A $835,000 condo? It sure pays to get rich in congress.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: judy, 2/23/2014 5:46:32 AM     (No. 9742998)

We, the taxpayers, sure pay our congressman well. Hmmm wonder how much his wealth has grown since he´s been in congress?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: enuf8, 2/23/2014 10:11:26 AM     (No. 9743218)

Insider Trading and Extortion results which Peter Schweizer documented for his last two books: "Throw Them All Out" and "Extortion" of which Boehner seems to have been a player of both.

This happens when the old cronies or the RINOs think they are entitled to their respective seats.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/23/2014 10:33:01 AM     (No. 9743251)

I have to wonder how long it will be before the ´Silver Haired Mafia´ does a number on him...maybe with a 9 Iron.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 2/23/2014 1:19:45 PM     (No. 9743426)

He must have been saving his tips from that one job he had, bartending, before he got into politics 75 years ago, or so.

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