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BREAKING: Boehner Re-Elected House Speaker

worker Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 8:00 AM
Obama is big on taxing the rich and calling for a balanced approach. I've seen nothing balanced so far. Republicans have to hold steady on the debt limit and cutting spending, shutting down government if necessary or they may as well give up and turn the country over to king obama.

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...