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Conservatives Kicked Off Budget Committee to "Get a Deal"

Icthelite Wrote: Dec 04, 2012 5:14 PM
Boy! Talk about rigging the vote! I guess Mr Speaker is laying the ground work for another cave in. Assume the position you GOP wimps. Tuck tail, roller and show them the color of your yellow belly.

It's official. Two of the most conservative Republicans in the House have been kicked off of the House Budget Committee by Speaker John Boehner.

Representatives Tim Huelskamp of Kansas and Justin Amash of Michigan - both favorites of the anti-tax Tea Party movement - are among those Republicans voting most often against House Speaker John Boehner.

Huelskamp and Amash, who both will begin second terms in the House next month, voted against last year's deal to raise the federal debt limit and staunchly oppose any tax increases. Boehner has now included new revenue in...