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Politico: Amash, Huelskamp, and Schweikert are "egregious a-holes"

Politico: Did Amash and the others get purged from their committee positions due to their principled stances on tough issues (that were often at ends with the Republican Establishment)? Nope, it is actually much more reasonable. According to certain sources, it was simply because they are big fat meanies.

"Back-bench freshmen Justin Amash, Tim Huelskamp and David Schweikert are gaining martyr status among conservative activists after they were “purged” from House committees for what they say is a matter of sticking to their principles on tough votes.

But some of their colleagues say the trio got yanked by the leadership-driven Republican Steering Committee because they’re jerks — or worse.

In an interview with POLITICO, one member of the Steering Committee called them “the most egregious a—holes” in the House Republican Conference."

Continue reading this load of garbage at http://www.politico.com/story/2012/12/house-leaders-make-exa...

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If that were true...than most

If that were true...than most of them should be purged. And perhaps we should only elect people based on if they are nice.

I could give a rats ass if my congressman is a jerk as long as he is principled and gets the job done. Period.

They're jerks? Man that is

They're jerks? Man that is low.

Dog Catcher > Trash collector > Stupid people > Congressman >
Yo MaMa > Thief.......> Jerks

Yep, Jerks is pretty much the worst thing anyone can be called.

Southern Agrarian