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BREAKING: House GOP Meeting Tonight, Boehner on the Ropes?

Chris2189 Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 9:20 PM
It wasn't that long ago that the phone company was completely regulated, airlines were almost entirely controlled by the government, the top marginal tax rate was over 90%. Somehow I think the idea that government was all that limited until recently is a total fantasy.

Things have been a tad...uncomfortable in House Republicanville over the last few weeks, and yesterday's "deal" only exacerbated the tension.  With the 113th Congress set to take the reins tomorrow, the lower chamber's GOP conference will reportedly gather this evening to discuss their leadership situation.  Depending on who you believe, either Boehner is calmly assured that he has the votes to be re-elected as Speaker...
 

An aide to House Speaker John Boehner tells National Review Online that the Ohio Republican is “confident” that he’ll win Thursday’s leadership election. “The speaker constantly keeps in touch with...