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Boehner's Battle Cry: The Voters Elected Us Too, Deal With It

Joe211 Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 11:09 AM
Boehner and the Republican Party are a disgrace! I am embarrassed to ever have considered myself a Republican. We need a third party to represent real Americans, Now!
olerocker/bluesman Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 11:23 AM
The GOP has joined the democrats and the party is in most part gone.......maybe it is time for a second party, we only have one now with two names.
truiz73 Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 1:18 PM
You are correct, my friend. I think we need a new party named the American Party

WASHINGTON - House Republican leaders seized the high ground this week in the furious battle to curb federal spending, forcing Senate Democrats to produce their first budget in nearly four years.

It was a political high wire act, but House Speaker John Boehner pulled it off without a hitch. In one master stroke, he reunited most of his rebellious Republicans behind his budget strategy, and divided the Democrats.

When the smoke cleared in the latest budgetary skirmish Wednesday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, who has dictatorially ignored previous House budgets, agreed to accept the GOP's limited debt ceiling suspension as is,...