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The Unimpeachable Obama Presidency Part II

Many are now wondering if from the very beginning the fix was in on the Obama presidency. These concerns are understandable when considering that this president was not only illegally vetted, allowed a pass when there were serious allegations about his eligibility for the oval office, and has proven beyond the shadow of a doubt his incompetence in leadership. Yet, we are faced with the inescapable question here. Why has [...]

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The Unimpeachable Obama Presidency Part I

With more than six years of constant turmoil under the Obama administration many of us are asking why hasn’t this president been impeached yet? Why has the steady decline of the United States been allowed to occur unimpeded as a president that Democrats argue is merely inept but is acting intentionally according to critics? Who could argue that the United States is not in a crisis of fiscal management, foreign [...]

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Boehner Sings Another Sad Song

Speaker of the House, John Boehner, gave us another one of his familiar renditions today, his knees providing the percussion section. Quivered on the question of impeachment, he blamed Obama regarding the current talk of a Congressional remedy for “High crimes and misdemeanors” being floated around. He said it was, “. . . a scam started by Democrats at the White House.” For any Congressional House Speaker to draw up [...]

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The Powers of Suing???

So our fearless leader, the Speaker of the House, is planning to sue the President. According to Michael Steel, spokesman for John Boehner, Obama’s is guilty of, “. . . ignoring the American people’s elected representatives and exceeding his constitutional authority.” He also said that, “The House has passed legislation to address this, but it has gone nowhere in the Democratic-controlled Senate, so we are examining other options.” So the [...]

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Obama: Boehner’s Lawsuit is a Stunt

House Speaker Boehner’s lawsuit against Obama lacks teeth but nonetheless expresses frustration and anger with a president who is out of control, seemingly drunk on his own power, arrogance and ideology. Boehner’s lawsuit expresses a displeasure with Obama’s over-reach with his executive powers, the same powers that Obama has mistaken for legislative powers, the ones that belong to Congress. It’s a pity, Obama lacks the ability to execute and so [...]

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Boehner v. Obama Pen

Speaker John A. Boehner, R-Ohio, told Republicans Tuesday he could have an announcement within days on whether the House will file a lawsuit against President Barack Obama, challenging the executive actions that have become the keystone of the administration. The lawsuit could set up a significant test of constitutional checks and balances, with the legislative branch suing the executive branch for ignoring its mandates, and the judiciary branch deciding the [...]

Busted: Lindsey Graham, John Kerry Caught on Open Mic Talking About Boehner

I can see the commercials in South Carolina brewing right now: Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., approaches U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry following a budget hearing on Capitol Hill Thursday. Graham offers to help Kerry with House Speaker John Boehner, purportedly over IMF funds and the Ukraine. Read more here: Ben Swann  “Hey John, good job. Let me know what I can do to help you with Boehner.” Twitter Speaks [...]

GOP won’t fight the Pen, Phone -Boehner puts up ‘clean’ debt limit Increace

GOP won’t fight the Pen, Phone -Boehner puts up ‘clean’ debt limit Increace

(Reuters) – Republican leaders in the House of Representatives on Tuesday caved in to demands by President Barack Obama and agreed to advance legislation raising Washington’s borrowing authority without conditions. House Speaker John Boehner, announcing to reporters the plan to advance a “clean” debt limit bill to the House floor on Wednesday, said: “we’ll let the Democrats put the votes up. We’ll (Republicans) put a minimum number of votes up [...]

Boehner’s Immigration Blunder

Boehner’s Immigration Blunder

Against the rising gale sweeping towards a Republican surge in the upcoming 2014 Congressional elections, House Speaker Boehner boldly disregards the wide sentiment of the American people against the promulgation of an amnesty bill this year. Speaker Boehner proudly put forth a set of immigration principles, a fig leaf presentation to pave the road to amnesty for illegal immigrants. In Republican country, the reception of Boehner’s amnesty embrace and his [...]

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Anterior Osseous Bankruptseous

You can hardly blame Sam Ervin in 1974 for wanting to impeach then President Richard Nixon. I mean, my gosh, with all the people that were brutally massacred due to Nixon’s lies in the Watergate scandal . . . wait, hold on . . . oh, that’s right, there were no deaths in the Watergate scandal. Okay, so, no one died bringing about that vote for impeachment. Fine. How about [...]

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Boehner Statement on Temporary Emergency Unemployment Benefits Extension

House Speaker John Boehner points out in a statement that the temporary emergency unemployment benefits extension has been in place since 2008, has been extended twelve times and has been in place longer than any previous program.  Boehner further points out that the expiration of this program does not affect those who are eligible for twenty-six weeks of benefits. This program is an example of what happens in an environment [...]

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Boehner Statement on House-Senate Budget Agreement

WASHINGTON, DC — House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) issued the following statement on the budget agreement reached between House & Senate Budget Committee Chairmen Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Patty Murray (D-WA): “I am grateful for the work done by Chairmen Ryan and Murray. While modest in scale, this agreement represents a positive step forward by replacing one-time spending cuts with permanent reforms to mandatory spending programs that will produce real, [...]

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The Washington Blame Game has no winners

During the past two weeks the polls and the US national media have been consumed by the threat of a US government shutdown. Polls indicate that there are no winners in the Washington blame game. While Ted Cruz’s 21 hour stand up rant may have highlighted his view of ObamaCare, the impending government shutdown has led the media to headline the government shutdown. Unfortunately it left the roll out of [...]

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White House statement on Meeting Republicans on Debt Limit

Readout of the President’s Meeting with House Republicans The President had a good meeting with members of the House Republican Leadership this evening; the meeting lasted approximately an hour and a half.  The President, along with the Vice President, Treasury Secretary Lew, Denis McDonough and Rob Nabors listened to the Republicans present their proposal.  After a discussion about potential paths forward, no specific determination was made.  The President looks forward [...]

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Cave? GOP to propose six-week Debt Ceiling Increase

According to sources close to Speaker of the House, John Boehner, the House will propose a six-week increase to the $16.7 trillion debt limit. This from USA Today If there is enough support within the party, the House could vote as early as Thursday evening according to two GOP sources familiar with the plan. The sources declined to be named because the plan had not yet been endorsed by the [...]