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Saturday
Aug092014

Intolerable (Republican) inconsistencies in Washington

Posted in The Saratogian
August 5th, 2014 
The Washington Post Writers Group
Dana Milbank

After conservatives last Thursday brought down House Speaker John Boehner’s bill to address the border crisis, the new House Republican leadership team issued a joint statement declaring that President Obama should fix the problem himself.

“There are numerous steps the president can and should be taking right now, without the need for congressional action,” the leadership quartet proclaimed, “to secure our borders and ensure these children are returned swiftly and safely to their countries.”

Who’s in the what now?

Just the day before, House Republicans had voted to sue Obama for using his executive authority. 

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