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Obama's Second Term Starts With More of the Same

mbenton92 Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 7:27 AM
I used to think that too. But look at Boehner and the 202 that voted to keep that ball-less wimp as Speaker of the House. They are not worth the salt that goes in their bread. They have done ZERO for American in the last 4 years, and it's obvious with the start of the next 4, they are worthless pieces of cr@p. The Constitution says they work for the American people. They do not anymore. They are strictly "self employed".

WASHINGTON -- The newly elected Republican-led House was peacefully sworn into office Thursday as GOP leaders began planning for four years of divided government.

If you thought the past year was a rocky one, 2013 may make the political trench warfare battles of 2012 look like a Sunday school picnic.

Soon after the smoke cleared in the wee hours of New Year's Day, when Congress had taken the government to the precipice of the "fiscal cliff," and even a bit over, it was clear that ever more contentious battles awaited incoming lawmakers.

There were the automatic spending cuts buried in the fiscal cliff business...