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"I Won Both Of Them": If Republicans Dish It Out, They Have To Be Prepared To Get It Back

The substance of a presidential address always matters more than the theatrics. That said, I imagine most observers would agree one specific moment from President Obama’s speech last night was one of the more memorable of any recent State of the Union address. 324 more words

Republicans

GOP Rep: 'Unprofessional' Of Colleagues To Run Against Boehner

WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — One Republican lawmaker is calling it “unprofessional” of his colleagues to challenge John Boehner for House Speaker.

“I don’t think they’re very serious and frankly they are disappointing in the sense that any of these people that wanted to run, could have run in the conference elections and none of them did,” Rep. 475 more words

News

$5.4 Billion for Ebola

Oh my goodness…President Barack Obama asks for $6.2 billion to “respond” to the Ebola “crisis”, whatever that means…but I agree, we should be fighting disease, Ebola and more.   284 more words

Politics

"The Disappointment Must Be Crushing": 'He’s Wanted To Be A Historically Significant Speaker'

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), who’s unlikely to face a credible opponent when he seeks another term early next year, will soon lead a massive majority. 564 more words

Congress