YES! He was essentially unelected as Speaker.
59% (20 votes)
NO! Leadership rarely changes in Washington.
41% (14 votes)
Total votes: 34

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jcacourt 1 year 51 weeks ago

Why would they get rid of him? They just put him into the position. Who would we get - another "brilliant?" politician like Cantor or Ryan. No thanks. I'd rather have the older fellow in charge, even if they ALL are idiots.

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2950-10K 1 year 51 weeks ago

Cantor has been leading,"obstructing," behind the scenes, with his merry little band of extremists all along. It matters little who is officially called the House Speaker. With Cantor it's all about the Koch, ALEC-fueled, Tea Party agenda.

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John Defalque 1 year 51 weeks ago

I'm sick of John Crybaby Boner, the Orange Tan Man.I don't want to hear his whiney, crying voice anymore.We need a more sober minority whip.Retire and enjoy that Merlot.

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Aliceinwonderland 1 year 51 weeks ago

Gee wouldn't that be nice! But I won't hold my breath. - Aliceinwonderland

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GypsyO53 1 year 50 weeks ago

I truly agree with 2950-10K and Jcacourt even though Boehner disgusts me I certainly don't want Cantor or Ryan (or for that matter of fact do not want some idiot T Party) being put in as speaker of the house!!

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