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BREAKING: House GOP Meeting Tonight, Boehner on the Ropes?

Thasic Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 1:56 AM
I would also love to see someone like West as speaker, but not West himself. The sepaker gets all the mud thrown at him and I would prefer West stay a bit more pristine so come 2016, he has a shot at POTUS.

Things have been a tad...uncomfortable in House Republicanville over the last few weeks, and yesterday's "deal" only exacerbated the tension.  With the 113th Congress set to take the reins tomorrow, the lower chamber's GOP conference will reportedly gather this evening to discuss their leadership situation.  Depending on who you believe, either Boehner is calmly assured that he has the votes to be re-elected as Speaker...
 

An aide to House Speaker John Boehner tells National Review Online that the Ohio Republican is “confident” that he’ll win Thursday’s leadership election. “The speaker constantly keeps in touch with...