The letter that Boehner should send, but won’t—
I congratulate once more on your reelection to remind you that I won, too. So did my Republican colleagues in the House, who control half a branch of government coequal with yours. Most of us will be in office long after you’re gone. Now to business.
Raising taxes won’t increase revenue. Raising them in a recession will harm the country. The House originates all taxes, so I assure you that they won't go up.