Daily Archives: January 6, 2013

John Boehner, the GOP insurgents and the perils of striking the king

A much younger John Boehner stands beside then House Speaker Newt Gingrich, whom Boehner would later turn on in a failed attempted coup. There is a saying in military lore, that if you’re going to strike the king, you’d better … Continue reading

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The best analogy for the Republicans’ stance on the debt ceiling

I don’t think anyone has put it any better than this …

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Gregory Meeks calls Sandy aid deniers ‘mean spirited’ … he might have added ‘hypocritical’

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Meeks called the Republicans who voted against Sandy aid “mean spirited…”

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