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BREAKING: Boehner Re-Elected House Speaker

Georgia Boy 61 Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 6:54 PM
Re: "Boehner Re-Elected House Speaker" This is one more reason the Republican Party deserves to be yesterday's news.... can any real conservative support this guy?
thom112 Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 6:56 PM
Good point, but who were the other choices?
NW-Res Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 6:57 PM
Ryan would have been a decent choice.
Lady Wolverine Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 7:05 PM
I think a box of Corn Flakes would be a better choice.
Pete629 Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 7:16 PM
He'd be better as President in 2016!
bigdawgworking Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 7:33 PM
mlew Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 5:49 PM
Ryan voted for the cliff legislation. National Review reported that Ryan has voted in favor of over $10 trillion in spending since first elected. He voted for TARP, the auto bailout, and the Stimulus. This is the guy you think is a good conservative? His Medicare support plan does not balance everything else he has done. Plus, he has never had a private sector job. He has been a politician forever.

Remember all of this?  Just a bump in the road, it seems.  With relatively little drama, Ohio Republican John A. Boehner has been re-elected as Speaker of the US House of Representatives:
 

The 113th Congress is now in session. The gavels have been dropped in both the House and Senate. So, work on the People's Business has begun. The first bit of news was election of the speaker in the House., and at 1:20 p.m. ET the incumbent — Rep. John Boehner of Ohio — had enough votes to keep that post. Democrats, with...