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Boehner Backlash Begins

Boehner’s steering committee stripped four rank-and-file members of coveted committee assignments, including conservatives David Schweikert of Arizona, Justin Amash of Michigan, and Tim Huelskamp of Kansas. Various reasons were given, including their records of voting against their leaders’ wishes.

Club for Growth President Chris Chocola immediately cast the move as pay back for taking “principled stands on behalf of pro-growth policies, often bringing them in conflict with the leadership.”


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I keep saying it and I will say it once again

The Republicans are the Whigs of this era. The sooner the country comes to realize it and act in such a manner, the sooner we can have greater strides towards a party that values liberty.

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It should be noted that Walter Jones (R-NC), a vocal supporter of Ron Paul, is out, too.

Maybe it is the Ron Paul Connection more than the Person

It looks like an association purge.

I bet Glenn Beck is right there saying, "Yes throw the Ron Paul like people out, we need more people like Mitt Romney."