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Moncks Corner residents enjoy
visit from John Boehner

Post & Courier, by Staff

Original Article

Posted By:Attercliffe, 6/28/2014 7:58:55 AM

U.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner was in Moncks Corner earlier this month, according to a story posted Wednesday on The Berkeley Independent´s website. Abbie Brown of Brown´s BBQ got a phone call after the lunch rush on June 6 asking if someone special could come in for lunch. Boehner and his entourage of Capitol Police agents came in, and were later joined by former congressman Henry Brown, according to the story. Boehner had been in town to play golf earlier that day with the former congressman, the story said.

Henry Brown was our U.S. Congressman from 2001 until 2011, when he retired--"to spend more time with his family." (In reality, his Democrat opponent in his last race came uncomfortably close to beating him.) Not too long after that, he announced he was running for county supervisor. So much for the family. He lost the election, thank heavens.

Brown is a RINO--and that might be a generous description. I can´t tell you specifically why I dislike the man, I just found him smarmy. Now I´m wondering about the real reason Boehner was meeting Brown.

See link to original article at site.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Halfvast Conspirator, 6/28/2014 10:10:57 AM     (No. 9903224)

Brown was "retired" after he tried to insert something in a bill to get FEMA flood insurance for the Kiawah developers to build 50 multi-million $ houses on Captain Sam´s Spit, which sits about 6ft high and has moved around a lot over the years due to storms, currents, and general coastal barrier island movement. He claimed he didn´t know what it was about. Bought and paid for tool.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TheMom, 6/28/2014 11:04:43 AM     (No. 9903326)

Boehner´s trying to build a network of RINOs to block our conservative members of the legislative delegation, I expect.

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