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Boehner: Senate Democrats Should "Get Off Their Ass" and Do Their Job

dashersdad Wrote: Feb 27, 2013 11:14 AM
They couldn't find the door with both hands untied from behind their backs. Even with the paper sacks removed from their numb skulls. That must be why we need to lead them to the door and boot their butts out of it. Sadly, not likely to happen. Too many takers and not enough makers. Well, there may be enough makers but they/we are probably too busy doing what we need to do to live. Takers on the other hand have all kinds of free time.
Fictionalreality Wrote: Feb 27, 2013 11:21 AM
That about sums it up dashersdad. The leeches are not in any kind of shortage.
rman859 Wrote: Feb 27, 2013 11:20 AM
They no longer work for the people. They work for "special interests", whoever pays the most.

House Speaker John Boehner is frustrated.  Why?  The legislative body he runs has passed two bills to replace the president's sequester with offsetting sprending cuts.  Democrats, who control the Senate and White House, have done nothing.  The upper chamber hasn't voted on a single legislative alternative, and the president hasn't outlined a specific plan of his own.  He's been far too busy flying around the country on Air Force One, holding campaign-style rallies designed to scare the living daylights out of people about the dire consequences of cutting 2.4 percent of 2013's projected federal spending -- which would still...