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Tag: John Boehner
  • White House Down Movie Review: Left-Right Paradigm Propaganda

    As the liberty movement and alternative media make more progress by the day, the pro-establishment message in many of our news and entertainment outlets only becomes more obvious. Mainstream news too often enforces the false left vs. right dichotomy, and many big-name Hollywood stars have abandoned their past protests of misuse of government power and …

  • ‘Get your ass in line’: Boehner scolds Republicans for not being Democrats

    “Get your ass in line,” said Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) to a caucus of Republican legislators. The speaker has become increasingly frustrated in recent days as the fabled debt ceiling looms ever closer and many Republicans in Congress refuse to support the bills that he and President Obama have hammered out in …

  • Cut, Cap, Balance, and the GOP

    With the Cut, Cap, and Balance Pledge continuing to climb the popularity ladder, a person’s signature seems to show just who in fact is a conservative. Eight presidential candidates, four governors, twelve Senators, and thirty-six House members have already given their approval. Predictably, all of the signers are Republican. Despite this fact, House Speaker John …

  • Ohio Liberty Groups Pressure Boehner on Spending

    Reason.tv recently reported on the pressure Ohio tea party groups are putting on members of Congress, particularly Ohio’s own John Boehner, to bring federal government spending under control. At the head of this front is the Ohio Liberty Council, a grassroots organization made up of over sixty different liberty minded groups across the state, including …

  • House Minority Leader Confuses the Constitution with the Declaration

    Oh dear.  House Minority Leader John Boehner has confused the Constitution with the Declaration of Independence — while holding a Constitution in his hand, no less! Rep. John Boehner of Ohio, the House minority leader, took the podium at a Republican rally, waved a document defiantly and declared:”This is my copy of the Constitution, and …

  • H.R. 1207 Reaches 207 Cosponsors!

    Ron Paul’s bill to audit the Federal Reserve has now gathered over 200 cosponsors (the govtrack list isn’t quite up to date as of this posting) from both sides of the aisle. Recent additions include: Rep. David Dreier (R-CA) Rep. Steve King (R-IA) Rep. John Boehner (R-OH)** Rep. Ed Perlmutter (D-CO)* Rep. Chris Lee (R-NY)* …