Somebody just voted for Colin Powell for speaker

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  1. Luddly Neddite
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    The voice vote is happening now. Cantor, Pelosi, Powell all got votes but most appear to be for Boehner.

    I can't imagine him losing. He's perfect for the radical teepotters because he backs down and lets them rule.

    The worst speaker in my memory and easily the worst congress.
     
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    What has Boner done that TEA Partiers like?
     
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    Nothing He removed them from key committees. The ramblings of the low info voter...nutty-luddy.
     
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    If that voting holds, it indicates a defeat (imho) to the radical right.

    He has many flaws (imho) but he's better than what the far right would come up with.
     
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    ....And, Powell is already preoccupied with....


     
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    Libtards keep declaring that a balanced budget and fiscal responsibility is "radical" figures donut? :lol::lol:
     
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    ...from an Alzheimer's patient...:lol:
     

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