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John Boehner: The Right Man, at the Wrong Time

Following the stunning news that Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) will resign after October, Democrats will feign empathy and argue that he was a victim of extremist Tea Party conservatives in the Republican caucus. In reality, Boehner is a victim of President Barack Obama’s aggressive brand of politics, for which he had no response.

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Obama Urges Congress To Renew Ex-Im, Pass Budget To End Sequester

President Obama urged Congress to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank and pass a budget that doesn’t lock in the sequester during Saturday’s weekly address. Transcript as Follows: “Hi, everybody.  Seven years after the worst economic crisis in generations, our economy continues