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Time to Remove Boehner as Speaker?

iprazhm Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 10:54 AM
I don't believe that. Only moderates want a compromise. Only moderates are willing to 'reach' across the aisle. True conservatives WANT republicans to stand for the platform and refuse to allow the debt ceiling to rise. This ploy to convince leadership that standing their ground will hurt them in the end is one used by liberals, the media and moderates who are gonna choose the path of least resistence anyway because their inner battle to maintian their convictions is one they continually lose.

Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) may have finally gone too far betraying conservatives. This past week, he removed three conservative Republican Congressmen from their committee positions in retaliation for not voting for his compromises on the budget with Democrats – compromises that led us to the current “fiscal cliff.” Rep. David Schweikert (R-AZ) was removed from the Financial Services Committee, and Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-KS) and Rep. Justin Amash (R-MI) were removed from the Budget Committee. All three were elected with strong Tea Party support.

An aide to GOP leadership said they were removed for “not being...