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BREAKING: Boehner Re-Elected House Speaker

mlew Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 5:56 PM
It is more than that. Look at Ryan. Many of us think that he is a conservative God. Yet, he voted for almost $10 trillion in expenditures since taking office including TARP, the Bailouts, the Stimulus, raises in the debt limit. This is who we want as President? Do you really believe that elected Republicans are fiscally conservative?

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...