Tea Party Blasts Boehner "The Senate Deal Is A Complete Sellout"

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While the House looks set to vote for the Senate bill and kick the can just a little down the road, the Washington Post reports that at least one tea party group is calling for Republicans to hold their ground.

"The Senate deal is a complete sellout.  Speaker Boehner and the House should stand firm and reject this deal to reign in the executive branch’s power before it is too late,”  


-Tea Party Patriots head Jenny Beth Martin said.


“The House ‘leadership’ must stop playing ‘flinch’ with themselves, and instead, play hardball with the White House, the Senate, and the House. Otherwise, hard-working Americans are going to bear the burden of this unaffordable law (Obamacare). The American people will hold those responsible for this mess accountable.”

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Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:40 | 4061279 jrpuffnstuff
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Let the voters vote out every single incumbent.  While it won't make a difference, at least the existing assholes don't get a front seat to power.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:44 | 4061304 SpykerSpeed
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It's nice to have them all under one roof, though.  Convenient.  For purposes.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:46 | 4061322 Boris Alatovkrap
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You are suggest of...?

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:50 | 4061352 JPM Hater001
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What the fuck are you going to do, vote for another Republican?

“The House ‘leadership’ must stop playing ‘flinch’ with themselves, and instead, play hardball with the White House, the Senate, and the House. Otherwise, hard-working Americans are going to bear the burden of this unaffordable law (Obamacare). The American people will hold those responsible for this mess accountable.”

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:57 | 4061389 WayBehind
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Republicans have no balls these days. What a shame

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:59 | 4061399 LetThemEatRand
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You have to believe in something and then fearfully fail to do it in order to be called out for having no balls.  These guys have huge balls.  They sit there all day and lie to your face that they want to do anything other than enrich their banker owners while they consistently and unfailingly act in a way that makes clear who they really work for.  That takes balls.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:03 | 4061425 A Lunatic
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We have to string everyone along and then fuck it all up at the last minute so we can see what's in it...........

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:10 | 4061466 JohnnyBriefcase
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Lol why would they want to reign in the executive branch?
It'll be the (pseudo)republican's turn next (s)election.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:27 | 4061563 FeralSerf
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He who has the reins (aka the puppet strings) reigns.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:40 | 4061650 Rentier
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exactly 110% sellout!  Bunch of worthless cowards.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 15:13 | 4061792 CH1
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Time to walk away from the game.


Wed, 10/16/2013 - 16:49 | 4062271 General Decline
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I have at least mentally walked away from the game you speak of. There is peace in doing that, I assure you. Working on physically walking away next.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:52 | 4061363 SpykerSpeed
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Running in there and tickling them all!  :)

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 17:26 | 4062407 Debt-Is-Not-Money
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Tom Clancy's "Rising Sun"?

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:47 | 4061328 Manthong
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I recall a Clancy book -  "Debt of Honor"...

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:03 | 4061415 McMolotov
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I recall Guy Fawkes. Twenty days from now, bitchez...

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 16:40 | 4062237 Winston Churchill
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Thats the anniversary of his utter failure, and his motives were religous.

As a faux Canadian you should know better.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:48 | 4061686 Jumbotron
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As I and many others here have been saying all along......


And the the American Sheeple get nothing but BUKKAKI.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:48 | 4061340 BaBaBouy
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Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:12 | 4061478 Sterling Rod
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I would give my left nut for a direct democracy

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:31 | 4061585 NotApplicable
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Yeah, cuz being a half-nutted slave is so worth it.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:37 | 4061626 Anusocracy
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As long as everyone was an anarchist.

I'd give Hillary's left nut for that.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:50 | 4061696 Jumbotron
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"I'd give Hillary's left nut for that."

OMG !   I laughed and puked a little in my mouth at the same time.  LOL !!

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 15:26 | 4061839 fockewulf190
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No one has said a word yet, but I'm thinking that after the vote, boner is going to resign the speakership.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 18:55 | 4062776 Ain't No Sunshine
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And then boner needs to wipe the cum off his chin.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:49 | 4061690 Jumbotron
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The Mob has already spoken and you've got OBAMA........just think when the rest of them can vote via their iPhone.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 15:14 | 4061797 NidStyles
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I'd ask for morons to be deprogrammed from believing in the garbage they believe in, like democracy being a fair system...

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 15:54 | 4061990 XitSam
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I just had a discussion with a guy about obamacare, and his argument boiled down to "the common good."  So I asked him, if the "common good" requred him to be imprisoned at hard labor for the rest of his life, North Korean Gangnam Prison Camp Style, would that be ok?  He still doesn't understand.  I don't think most of them can be reprogrammed.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 20:08 | 4063005 Hacked Economy
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@Sterling Rod,

A direct democracy is de facto mob rule, you twerp.  That's exactly what the libtards want, and exactly why the Founding Fathers gave us a Republic.  The closer we get to a true democracy over the years, the more the uneducated masses gain the ability to vote via their emotions and demand goodies from Gov (which in turn come from all of us via taxes).

The Senate has become corrupted and subservient to the White House just like ancient Rome, where the Senate was full of people who bowed to Caesar.

The House is the closest level of representation of the people, per Article I of the Constitution.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:49 | 4061348 El Vaquero
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Krugman not withstanding, it's so that the alien invasion may commence.



Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:05 | 4061437 Miss Expectations
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The Onion does a good job with this:


Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:55 | 4061381 Stoploss
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When it becomes a done deal is the perfect time for the tea party separation.

This is a very good opportunity, hope it's not wasted.

It's getting more clear by the week, red and blue make purple, two become one.

Which just so happens to leave room for one more... In a two party system.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:45 | 4061310 Boris Alatovkrap
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Current opportunity search high, low, every where, but could as not find single pair testicle in all congress.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:50 | 4061354 Chief_Illiniwek
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Did you check Ms. Pelosi? 


(You recall the scene from Crocodile Dundee, right? : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6fzrE8lGJds)

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 18:47 | 4062732 Boris Alatovkrap
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You are reference of fish smell? Not testicle, but Boris is really not want more to know. How do you say, "Too much informing?"

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:45 | 4061316 Pooper Popper
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All TRAITORS should Hang!

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:01 | 4061404 vxpatel
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but then we'd be left with no gov't, who would take care of us? 

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 18:49 | 4062749 Boris Alatovkrap
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... but, but, but,... Amerika citizenry is cannot think, who is save from self?! Maybe Amerika is grow new replacement pair, make Cold War fun again?

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:06 | 4061444 No Euros please...
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You should use spellchekc more often.

The word is BANKERS.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:42 | 4061659 Chartsky
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No . . . it's BANKSTERS.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:58 | 4061721 SillySalesmanQu...
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Spellcheck does not recoginize nor apply to Hedgese.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 18:52 | 4062762 Boris Alatovkrap
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Boris' spell check recognize Fubankster, Furederal Reserve, and Fubama. Oh, and Fukushima.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:48 | 4061329 slaughterer
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Tea Party finds now it is disenfranchised and cannot do a thing to change that.  Lobby groups like Boehner, not them.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:51 | 4061355 Dr. Engali
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They won't. The red team will continue to vote for the red team, and the blue for the blue. Voting only offers them legitimacy in an illegitimate system.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:07 | 4061452 El Vaquero
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I always vote 3rd party, not because I think any candidate I'm voting for stands a chance in hell, but rather as a simple fuck you to the two party system.  It may be meaningless, but it makes me feel better.

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:21 | 4061528 olto
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keep voting

it is good for the system

that you are at war with

and it requires no effort

nor intelligence

and it makes YOU

feel  good!!!!

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:32 | 4061598 WarHorse
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You're only sending an FU to the right by doing so  ... there are third party candidates that steal votes from the left

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:55 | 4061374 ShrNfr
Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:30 | 4061541 SWRichmond
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Thanks for the link.  78% of Amricans want to throw out the entire Congress and start over.

We could all just agree to meetup in DC and do that.  Demand they all resign.  Someone pick a day.

Nov 5th?

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 14:29 | 4061575 Bobbyrib
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When people go to the polls they usually don't vote out the incumbents. IMHO, that poll is useless.

Think of it this way: You are a farmer. Your representative is a senior member of the agirculture committee. You know he has the power to help you continue to receive your subsidies. Are you going to vote him out? Look at the House of Representatives Financial Service Committee: http://financialservices.house.gov/about/members.htm

IAre there any representatives from NYC on that committee?

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