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BREAKING: Boehner Re-Elected House Speaker

WorldCop Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 3:13 PM
How did voting for Romney and McCain work out?
WorldCop Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 3:21 PM
Well- MD - you voted for McCain and Romney and Obama won both times so I blame you.
Marine's Dad Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 3:17 PM
It would have worked out a lot better if morons who stayed home or voted for other people that they knew couldn't win had voted for Romney. As for McCain, he didn't even try to win. So I really can't blame people for voting for Palin and the old fart she was stuck with as a running mate.

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...